Today’s Headlines

  • Valerie Swanson Files HB 1792 to Shame Low-Income Housing and Further Segregation (Houston Chron)
  • Mixed-Use, Transit-Oriented-Development Adding Place-to-Hang-Out at UT-Dallas (Morning News)
  • Reason Anti-High Speed Rail “Report” Argues Texas Needs Density, Transit, Fewer Cars (BizJournals)
  • City of Austin Seeks to Further Prioritize Looking at Capitol Over Urbanism, Affordability (Statesman)
  • DFW Airport Covering $25M for Their Station on $500M Commuter Rail Line (Morning News)
  • Two People Killed, Four Injured in Crash Last Night on Loop 410 in San Antonio (KSAT)
  • Brazoria County Judge Matt Sebesta Does Not Understand Traffic, Induced Demand (Houston Chron)

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Useless, Destructive Sprawl Road Proposal for 36A Creeps Forward (Houston Chron) Dallas Very Slowly Moving Along on 2nd Downtown LRT Route, Maybe 2030-ish (Morning News) Ride of Silence All Over Texas Today to Honor Those Injured or Killed While Cycling TXDOT to Subsidize Driving Alone on 290, Increase Traffic, Deny Space for Transit (Houston Chron) Sprawl Road Not […]

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Reporter Does Not Understand Traffic Engineering, Offers Opinions (Austin American-Statesman) TXDOT Plan for Downtown Houston: Remove I45 Pierce Elevated Freeway!! (Houston Public Media) Also: Sink Combined I45 + I69 on East Side of Downtown & Cover With Park (Houston Chron) And: Add Unnecessary Single Occupant Vehicle Capacity to I45 North Corridor (Houston Chron) Trucking Industry Would Rather […]

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TTI “in the Early Stages of Making Sustainable Transportation a Priority” (TTI) David Crossley: In Houston’s Mobility Future, the Car Can No Longer Be King (Houston Chron) Dallas Can’t Have Bike-Share Because of Council Member Sandy Greyson (Morning News) MetroWorks Is Capital Metro’s Bulk Purchasing Plan for Employers [Private, School, or Govt] Online Poll at Often Transit-Hostile Site Shows […]