Today’s Headlines

  • Houstonians Rallying for Houston Bike Plan – Again – At City Hall: Tuesday, 6:30pm (BikeHouston)
  • El Paso Police Investigated 11 DWI Cases in 26 Hours Over The Weekend
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Killed Rachel Spelman Walking Across Street in Uptown Dallas (CultureMap)
  • …Dallas Council Member Phillip Kingston Calls for Completely Rebuilding the Dangerous Street
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Crashed Into a Pedicab During SXSW; Victims Will Be Okay (Statesman)
  • …Only 3% of Austin Hit-and-Run Cases Are “Cleared With Arrest” (KXAN)
  • Capital Metro “Innovation Zones” Could Mean Robot Buses for Low Density Areas (Community Impact)
  • TTI Tells Senate Speed Cameras Are Best Tool to Prevent Right-Angle Intersection Crashes — #TXLege Seeks to Outlaw Them.

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TXDOT Proposes Lowering Speed Limits on Major Austin Surface Streets (KXAN) TXDOT Asks Austin Council to Lower Speed Limit on Lamar and Parmer (Monitor) Dallas ISD Creating CityLab HS to Teach Urban Planning, Architecture, and Community Planning (the hub) Another Pedestrian Killed by Hit and Run Driver in El Paso on Street With No Safe Crossings (KVIA) […]

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Dallas Mayor Opposes Streets Bond Because Private Interests Won’t Pay to Lobby Citizens (Observer) Forth Worth Wants Transportation User Fee on Water Bills, But Also MOAR ROADS! (Star-Telegram) Houston Pedestrian Deaths Up 30% From Previous Year; Changes to Streets Needed (HPM) San Antonio Pedestrian Deaths Up 40% From Previous Year; Lower Speeds, Crosswalks Needed (KSAT) Neighbors Previously Demanded Crosswalk Where 75-Year-Old San Antonio Man Died Using […]

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20-Year-Old Clepatrick Palmer Killed on His Bike By Hit & Run Driver on Rural Stroad (ABC13, Houston Chron) Christof Spieler: Complete Streets Are the Next Front in Houston’s Progress (UrbanEdge) Dallas Morning News: High-Speed Rail Opponents Are Shortsighted People Continue to Die on Streets of City With Minimal Vision Zero Effort (Houston Chron) Uptown Dallas Developer Replacing Retail Parking Lot With 320 Units (Morning […]

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Capital Metro Defends MetroRail After Flawed Forbes Attack on Rail Transit (MetroBlog) Austin City Manager Sends First Memo on Vision Zero Progress (City of Austin) City of Austin Hiring Two Complete Streets/Vision Zero Interns (Apply) Patrick Kennedy‘s Safe Streets Activism Includes Using Personal Speed Gun to Monitor Dallas Streets SATomorrow Accepting Applications for Sustainability Awards Until August 26 […]