Today’s Headlines

  • San Antonio Council Runoff Presents Different Visions of How to “Attack Traffic” (Rivard)
  • City of Houston Figures Out ADA Crosswalk After Resident Complains for a Year (HPM)
  • Senator Garcia’s School Bus Seat Belt Bill Passes House on 1st Reading Unchanged (Tribune)
  • Colleyville Widening 4-Lane Road That Austin Would Put on a Road Diet Instead (Community Impact)
  • Will Dallas’s November Bond Vote Fund the Bike Plan and Complete Streets? (Walkable DFW)
  • Dallas Area Single Family Homeowners Unaware That Renters Can Be Affluent Too (Morning News)
  • TTI Maintaining List of Laws #TXLege Has Passed This Session Related to Transportation
  • Periodic Reminder Houston’s 290 Project Provides No Transit Improvement (Houston Chron)

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House Transportation Chair Joe Pickett: Roads Are Not Going to Get Better (Tribune) Pedestrian Killed By Driver Swerving Around Another Car (Statesman) Largest Voter-Approved Road Project in San Antonio History Is Complete (TPR) Houston Council Considers $4M Contract Expanding Bike-Share System By 71 Stations Houston Bringing Buffalo Bayou Hike/Bike Trail Up to ADA (Council Agenda) Houston Midtown Conducting Pilot […]

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Will Houston Be Home to More People Than Chicago Soon? Is Texas an Urban State? (Reuters) The Case for a Downtown Civic District in San Antonio (Rivard Report) Houston Using 380 Agreements to Add Roads to Deal With Food Deserts (Houston Chron) Senator Says There Are Some Very Powerful People Making Money Off Toll Roads (Morning […]

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