Today’s Headlines

  • SUV Driver Hit a 5-Year-Old Girl on Her Scooter on This Dangerous Neighborhood Street (Morning News)
  • Sylvester Turner: Don’t Take Away City Rights to Provide Transportation for People with Disabilities (Tribune)
  • Christopher Koskinen Died From Driving at High Rate of Speed on Road Designed for High Speed (Morning News)
  • Proposed CodeNEXT “Form-Based Zoning” Maps Released (Compare To Today’s Zoning, Download Shape Files)
  • Details Still Murky on Turner’s Complete Communities Plans, But Won’t Involve New Money (Houston Chron)
  • Amazingly, US PIRG’s Highway Boondoggles 3 Report Does Not Include a Texas Project in This Year’s List (Frontier Group)
  • Proposed Houston Housing Budget Still Allocates Majority to Single-Family Homes (HoustonHCCD)
  • Overhead Wire’s Jeff Wood Will Be in Austin Next Week and You’re Invited to His Happy Hour

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Former Harris County Judge Asks Legislature to Support Free Market High Speed Rail (TribTalk) Sen. Zaffarini on Driving While Txting Ban: “Driving Is a Privilege, Not a Right” (Morning News) Trinity Toll Booster Argues That Encouraging Driving Improves Air Quality; D Magazine Rebuts Still Unclear If Jesus Wants Montgomery Road Bond, But People Sure are Voting (Houston Chron) […]

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W. Alabama Prioritizing Walk/Biking, Showcasing New COH Complete Streets Design (Bike Houston) Houston Potholes Cost Average Car User $300 This Year (Houston Public Media) Dallas Homeowners League Is a Boot Camp for Returning to the City: August 15, 8:15 am – 12:30 pm Group Forms to Oppose High-Speed Rail After Realizing Initial Stop Not in Their County (Dallas […]