Today’s Headlines

  • City of Austin Takes to the Airwaves to Publicize Goal of Zero Deaths by 2025
  • City of Belton Installing Traffic Circle for Safety and Traffic Flow Benefits (KXXV)
  • There Are Three High-Speed Rail Related Bills on Governor Abbott’s Desk (TTI)
  • Capital Metro Signs New Contract With HNTB for General Planning Services (Monitor)
  • TXDOT Decides Not to Sprawl Headquarters Out of Austin (Statesman)
  • ICYMI: TXDOT-Funded “Research” Tends to Tilt Toward Road Building (Statesman)
  • Staff Say Council Could Ask for Removal of Inequitable Neighborhood Plans from CodeNEXT (KUT)
  • Austin Bicycle Advisory Council Proposes Accessible “Drive Through” Policy to Council (Monitor)

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Austin Neighborhood Tried to Manipulate Traffic Count at Intersection (Dan Keshet) After Success at ADA Compliance at Stations, Capital Metro Focusing on  Shelters (Monitor) Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Woman on High-Speed TXDOT Feeder Stroad (Statesman) San Antonio Planning Commission Gets “Adequate” Parking, Likely Causing Traffic (Express News) British Reporter Profiles Houston to Question US Ability to Kick Driving Addiction (Guardian) […]

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Austin City Council Will Consider Vision Zero Action Plan Today — Call or Email (Tom Wald) Governor Abbott Suggests Bills Already Written to “Overturn” Failed Prop 1 Vote (Tribune) UTCTR Notes Sprawl as Transportation Problem, But Not Urbanism as Solution (Statesman) TXDOT Traveler Information Survey Doesn’t Offer Switching Modes as Option to Avoid Traffic City Along DFW Sprawl Toll Road to […]

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Rural Landowners Sue TXDOT and Paxton for Info on Houston-Dallas Bullet Train (Tribune) Austin City Council Opposes Affordability, Closes ‘Loophole’ for Development of Smaller Lots (Statesman) Capitol Says SH130 Shows Toll Roads Don’t Relieve Congestion, But Bankruptcy Due to Low Traffic (TPR) Man Killed in Multi-Car Hit-and-Run While Trying to Check on Broken Car (Morning News) […]

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TXDOT Proposes Lowering Speed Limits on Major Austin Surface Streets (KXAN) TXDOT Asks Austin Council to Lower Speed Limit on Lamar and Parmer (Monitor) Dallas ISD Creating CityLab HS to Teach Urban Planning, Architecture, and Community Planning (the hub) Another Pedestrian Killed by Hit and Run Driver in El Paso on Street With No Safe Crossings (KVIA) […]