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World Day of Remembrance Vigil and Memorial Walk Tonight in Austin to Honor Traffic Victims You Can Sign the Petition for a Safe Neighborhood Streets Bill to Fight Speed-Related Deaths It’s Hard to Ignore Mike Dahmus’ Critique of Cap Metro’s Project Connect 2.0 (M1EK) Texas Transportation Commissioners Chastened by TXDOT Sunset Report (Quorum Report) That Cute Ad About the […]

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Mayor Turner Signals Big Changes Could Be Coming for Affordable Housing Policy (Houston Chron) CAMPO Vote Sets Up Death of Lone Star Rail, With One Last Try at UP Railroad Deal (BizJournals) …AAMPO Declines to Fund Lone Star Rail (Express News) City of Houston 311 Emergency Heat Plan Will Drive You to a Library to Cool […]

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Streetcar Project Got Scammed Out of $3.2 Million Through Email Phishing (El Paso Times) Kinder Study: Share of “Poor” Neighborhoods in Houston in 1980: 9%; in 2016: 39% (KHOU) City of Sugar Land Will Grow From 87,000 to 117,000 With Annexation of Sprawl MUDs (Houston Chron) City of Austin Adopts Age-Friendly Austin Plan With Focus on Improving Pedestrian Environment […]

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City Council Did Not in Fact Vote on Houston Bike Plan — Delayed 2 Weeks (Houston Chron) US Senate Unanimously Passes Bill to Overrule MPO Rule Requiring Austin and San Antonio to Act as One (Eno) New Organization Better Block Austin Hosting First Event at 12th & Chicon, April 15 SB 312, the TXDOT Sunset Bill, Includes Anti-Transit and/or High […]

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Austin, Lubbock and 75 “Midsize Cities” in Other States Competing for USDOT Smart City Challenge Activists Ironically Oppose Texas High Speed Rail While Ignoring I-10 Sealy Expansion (KHOU) San Antonio Express News Claims Subsidizing SOV Travel “Helps” Motorists AURA Publishes Responses to Questionnaire for Austin Democratic Legislative Primary in HD 49 San Antonio’s VIA Transit Reducing Costs of Some Fares and […]

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Truck Freight Interests Pleased With Subsidy to Increase Truck Traffic (Transport Topics) TXDOT and CTRMA Denied Cover for Potential Loss of Endangered Species of SH45 SW (Monitor) Dallas Streetcar Extension to Bishop Arts District Starts Carrying Passengers Today (KERA) Update: The City of Dallas Still Only Has Two Bike-Share Stations (Rik Adamski) TXDOT Lowering Speed Limit on […]