Today’s Headlines

  • Senate Committee on Transportation Sends Vision Zero Strategy Resolution (SCR 42) Unanimously to Senate Floor
  • …Also Unanimously Sends School Bus 3-Point Seatbelt Bill (SB 693) to Local Uncontested Calendar
  • Texas (Still) One of Four States Without a Ban on Driving While Texting (Texas Public Radio)
  • Galveston May Cut Some Bus Service Due to Funding Issues (Houston Public Media)
  • Alicia Pennington, 34, Died 14 Days After a Driver Struck Her Walking Across an Unlit Street (Star-Telegram)
  • Another Crash on SH71 West of Austin Kills Two People — Road Diet Needed (Statesman)

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