Today’s Headlines

  • FBI Raids Offices of Engineering Firm That Builds Infrastructure All Over Texas, Donates Heavily to Politicians (Fox26)
  • City of Austin Considering Impact Fee on New Developments to Expand Roads
  • Houston Man Killed By Hit-and-Run Driver While Riding His Bike at Night on This Street (KHOU)
  • Texas Senate Approves Bill Requiring All Public School Children Get a Seat Belt on School Buses (Tribune)
  • Giant Legislative Budget Board Report to #TXLege Includes a Vision Zero Section
  • Reminder: Texas Gerrymandering Discriminates Based on Race, Dilutes Power of Cities (US News)
  • Traffic Crashes in Houston Region Rose 62% in Five Years According to H-GAC (ABC13)
  • BikeHouston Hosting East End Houston Bike Ride and Art Tour, May 7

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