Today’s Headlines

  • Watson, Israel File Bills to Allow Cap Metro Rail Transit Extension Without Referendum (Monitor)
  • Driver Injures Pedestrian at Mesa and Champions in El Paso 3 Days After Crash at Same Location (KVIA)
  • TXDOT Houston Does Not Feel Need to Correct People Calling It Highway Department (Houston Chron)
  • …Happy Valentines Day (TXDOT)
  • Houston Cyclist Deaths Prompt Safety Messages, Calls for Council Action (NextCity)
  • Austin Transportation Department Vision Zero Program Releases “How You Can Help” Brochure
  • H-GAC Announces Public Comment Period on Adding TXDOT Project to TIP, Doesn’t Say What Project Is
  • City of New Orleans Agrees to Make 2,200 Bus Stops ADA Compliant to Settle Lawsuit (WDSU)

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