Today’s Headlines

  • HGAC Transportation Policy Council Asks TXDOT to Spend $3B on I-45 Downtown Loop (HGAC)
  • Can Texas Central Really Raise $12 Billion for High-Speed Rail From Private Investors? (Tribune)
  • Transit Ridership Plummeting in Austin, While Houston Growth Is 2nd Best in Nation (Purgatorian)
  • Capital Metro Board Approaching Final Vote on Connections 2025 Plan (Monitor)
  • Does DFW Area Growth Have to Mean More Driving and Traffic? (Morning News)
  • Someone Crashed Their Car Into a Fire Truck Blocking Traffic at Site of a Crash (Morning News)
  • A Linear Urban Planning District Connecting Dallas to Fort Worth With TOD? (Morning News)

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HGAC, TXDOT Paint Nightmare Scenario of Unrealistic Future Traffic on I-45 (Community Impact) Data Shows People Are Driving Less on Major Austin Arterial Corridors (Monitor) Real Estate Expert: Housing More Than 18 Miles From Jobs Is Crazy (BizJournal) Three People Have Died in Car Crashes This Morning So Far in Houston (Houston Chron) No One Chose to Ride […]

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Governor Abbott Says Something About High Speed Rail, Thinks Robo-Cars Are Future (Tribune) Can Mixed-Use, Transit-Oriented Redevelopment Not Price Out Existing Folks? (Houston Chron) HGAC Federal Clean Air Funds Drive Kids to School in Cleaner Buses (Your Houston News) El Paso Drivers Pissed Off at Inconvenience of Police Cleaning Up Deadly Bus Crash (KVIA) TXDOT Trying to Recoup Costs […]

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Joins Houston and Fort Worth in Supporting Safe Neighborhood Streets Bill (FoxSA) Houston Chronicle Editorial Board: Prioritize Pedestrianism and Reduce Parking Requirements Austin Council Mobility Committee to Hear Awesome Report From Staff on Speed Wednesday Texas Sunset Commission to Consider Whether TXDOT Should Continue This Friday …TXDOT CEO Letter Does Not Address: Traffic Deaths, Transit, Walk, […]

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Is Flood Insurance “Socialism,” and How Many Poor Decisions Did It Cause in Texas? (Texas Observer) …Is This Socialism Required for West End Galveston Beach Houses to Exist? (Swamplot) Downtown Dallas Box From 1910 to Have Apartments and a Hotel (Morning News) Texas Scared of Equitable, Market-Based Transportation Funding, Insisting on Socialism (Texas Observer) Historic Preservation Task […]

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Road Blogger Tory Gattis Believes in Latent Demand, Advocates for Seamless BRT (Houston Strategies) Nearly Every Person in Room Opposes Toll Road, Assumes TXDOT Will Build It Anyway (Texas Tribune) Is Austin Capital Metro’s Declining Ridership All Because of Infrequent “Rapid Bus”? (Statesman) Freeway Construction in Fort Worth Held Responsible for 20% Increase in Crashes (Star-Telegram) Progress North […]

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Austin to Spend $37M in Bond Funding on Sidewalks in 2017; Corridors Will Be Hard (TWC, Impact) Capital Metro Project Connect Has Big Focus on Transit Outside Its Tax Paying Service Area (TWC) HGAC Proposes Creating Transit Task Force for Next Regional Transportation Plan (Houston Chron) Form-Based Code Has Helped Downtown Bastrop Thrive (Statesman) March 10: AAA […]