Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Speed Rail Language
  • USDOT Funds Six Houston Hike/Bike Trail Projects With TIGER Funds (HoustonGov)

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Federal Transpo Bill Includes New Texas Interstate That Won’t Touch a Major City (Houston Chron) Gulf Coast Rail District to Study Commuter Rail to Connect HSR to Downtown Houston (KUHF) Developers Envision 20th Century Driveable Campus for Houston Spaceport (Swamplot) Luxury Bus Service to Connect Houston and Austin (CultureMap) BikeHouston Seeks New Executive Director Streetsblog Texas […]