Today’s Headlines

  • Dallas to Redesign Streets for Safety and Street Life to Keep AT&T Downtown (Morning News)
  • Austin Adopts Ambitious Affordable Housing Goal and Sets Minimum Goal for Market Housing (Statesman)
  • Urban Design Flaws Cause People to Make a Run For It Across I-35 Freeway (KEYE)
  • Senator Don Huffines: Why It’s Appropriate to Allow Private Railroad to Use Eminent Domain (Morning News)
  • City of Galveston Getting Closer to Approving a Thoroughfare Plan (Guidry News)
  • Two Three San Antonio Area Police Officers Arrested for Drunk Driving on Same Night (Houston Chron)
  • TTI Issues Report on Texas Metropolitan Planning Organizations (You Can Also Read My Version)

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Dallas Morning News Claims General Agreement That LBJ East Needs to Go From 8 to 14 Lanes Voting Yes on Prop 7 Means Public Subsidy of SOV Projects Instead of Tolls (Morning News) Former TTC Chair on Boards of Corporations Building Toll Roads for TTC (Star-Telegram) Dallas Staff Believe Council May Finally Adopt Complete Streets Code Soon (Morning News) Dallas On the Housing First […]

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“Austin Neighbors” Start Petition to Maintain Segregation Austin Council Establishing Land Trusts to Ensure East Side Affordable Housing (KUT) AMTRAK Could Extend Heartland Flyer to Connect Fort Worth to Kansas City (Passenger Rail OK) Where Things Could Go Next With a Texting While Driving Ban (HPM) Dallas Considering Over $400 Million in Streets Bond. Will It […]

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Texas Senate Passes SB5 Asking Voters to Change Constitution to Allocate >$2.5 Billion Annually to Roads …Only Opposed by Watson and Ellis, Who Explains Dedicated Funds Are Poor Policy (Houston Tomorrow) Frisco Council Member Doesn’t Think “City Needs to Provide Housing For Every Income” (Morning News) Parking Is the Most Expensive Ticket You Can Buy at the Houston Rodeo (via […]

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Houston Planning Commission Approves Complete Streets Plan for Dunlavy (Houston Planning) DART Considers Less Ridership for Second Downtown Line to Avoid Church Parking Lot (Morning News) San Antonio and Austin In, Houston and Dallas Out in Bicycling Magazine Bike-Friendly Ranking RECA Says Bureaucracy, Neighborhood Groups Blocking Affordable Housing (Austin Monitor) TXDOT 290 Plan: Add Unnecessary SOV, Don’t Provide […]

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Darnit: Plan for Mixed Use Density at South Lamar and Lady Bird Lake Scrapped for Drivable Fast Food (ATX Urbanists) Mayor Sylvester Turner Promises Affordable Housing Plan to Allow Greater Share of Growth in City Dallas CM Griggs: Affordable Housing Should Be Close to Transit (Morning News) Register for the H-GAC Bringing Back Main Street Event on Downtown Revitalization, January 14 Dallas Morning […]