Today’s Headlines

  • With House Agreement to Amendment, HB 62 — the Texting Ban — Heads to Governor’s Desk
  • Rep. Israel’s Vision Zero Action Plan Rider in Budget Bill Has Reportedly Been Stripped Out
  • Hit-and-Run Driver Kills 91-Year-Old Woman Killed in Houston Heights (Houston Chron)
  • Three-Motorcycle Crash Claims Life of Draylon Ish, 44 (Morning News)
  • Police Find Tawana Atkins 3 Weeks After She Killed Reginald Lauderdale Riding a Bike (cw39)
  • #TXLege Unwittingly Set to Pass a Major Strongtowns / Urban3 Agenda Item (Statesman)
  • San Antonio/Austin Corridor Now Leading the Nation’s Sprawl (New York Times)

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For Now, Feds Pull Unused Funds for Light Rail on Richmond (Swamplot) Janette Sadik-Khan’s Advice on How Houston Can Take Back Its Streets (Chron) Japanese Operator for Dallas-Houston Bullet Train Opens Dallas Office (DNews) 4 of 7 Family Members Killed in High-Speed Crash Near Carthage (WKYT) Speeding Hit-and-Run Driver Kills 4-Year-Old on Neighborhood Street (KXAN) Are Houston’s Sinking […]

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Pasadena Girl, 12, Killed By Driver (Pasadena Citizen) Austin’s Capital Metro Suggests Adding a Cul-de-Sac to Downtown Austin Rail Station (KXAN) San Antonio Council Member Nirenberg Calls For Light Rail in 2017 Bond (Rivard Report) Austin Neighborhood Council: Affordability a Trojan Horse Sent to Destroy Single Family Neighborhoods Disabled Veterans to Get Free Transit and Use of Toll Lanes in […]

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Austin Now a Gold Level Bike-Friendly City, 24th City to Do It (ATX Mobility, Periscope) Crossley & Gonzalez: Reimagining a City that Connects with Nature (Houston Chron) Katy Area Sprawl Adding 389 Class A Apartments on 18.7 Acres Near Grand Parkway (BizJournals) City of Katy “Protecting Heritage” By Adding Hotels Outside Downtown (Houston Chron) Multiple Crashes […]

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Useless, Destructive Sprawl Road Proposal for 36A Creeps Forward (Houston Chron) Dallas Very Slowly Moving Along on 2nd Downtown LRT Route, Maybe 2030-ish (Morning News) Ride of Silence All Over Texas Today to Honor Those Injured or Killed While Cycling TXDOT to Subsidize Driving Alone on 290, Increase Traffic, Deny Space for Transit (Houston Chron) Sprawl Road Not […]

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The People of Houston Think Sidewalks Are the Most Poorly Done City Service (Houston Chron) Terry Hershey, Titan of Houston’s Urban Environmental Movement, Dies at 94 (Houston Chron) A Houston Metro Bus Full of People Filled Up With Flood Waters Yesterday (ViralHog) Density More Important Than Building Efficiency in Fighting Climate Change (Grist) Pedestrian Killed by Driver on […]