Today’s Headlines

  • Governor Abbott Not Sure If He Will Sign or Veto Texting While Driving Ban (Tribune)
  • …You Can Call (512) 463-1782 To Let Him Know Where You Stand
  • Will Federal Judges Drawing Congressional District Maintain Anti-Urban Bias? (Tribune)
  • TXDOT, HGAC Already “Swapping” Millions in Response to #TXLege Anti-Toll Actions (HGAC)
  • 183 South Highway Widening the Largest Highway Project Ever in Austin Region (KXAN)
  • Five Days Left to Shape Capital Metro High Capacity Transit Plans — AURA Has Guidance
  • Metro Establishes Policy for More Suburban Areas to Pay for Transit (HPM)
  • ICYMI: President Trump Undoes Requirement Austin & San Antonio MPOs Plan as One (Eno)

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Austin to Spend $37M in Bond Funding on Sidewalks in 2017; Corridors Will Be Hard (TWC, Impact) Capital Metro Project Connect Has Big Focus on Transit Outside Its Tax Paying Service Area (TWC) HGAC Proposes Creating Transit Task Force for Next Regional Transportation Plan (Houston Chron) Form-Based Code Has Helped Downtown Bastrop Thrive (Statesman) March 10: AAA […]

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Study: SF’s Red Transit-Only Lanes Improve Transit Speeds, Reduce Crashes (SFMTA) Full Texas Senate Could Send Ban on Driving While Texting to Governor’s Desk This Week (Tribune) Mayor Turner Will Reveal the Complete Communities Initiative on Monday (Houston Chron) With Appeal of Open Meetings Act Violation Pending, Judge Doyal Looking at New Road Deal (Courier) Downtown Austin Plan Almost […]

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Governor Abbott Says Something About High Speed Rail, Thinks Robo-Cars Are Future (Tribune) Can Mixed-Use, Transit-Oriented Redevelopment Not Price Out Existing Folks? (Houston Chron) HGAC Federal Clean Air Funds Drive Kids to School in Cleaner Buses (Your Houston News) El Paso Drivers Pissed Off at Inconvenience of Police Cleaning Up Deadly Bus Crash (KVIA) TXDOT Trying to Recoup Costs […]

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Houston Spending $36 Million on Smart Streets Tech Stuff (Houston Chron) Hallelujah! Work Has Begun to Smooth Guadalupe, Austin’s Most-Traveled, Bumpy Street to Ride a Bike or Bus On (KXAN) Austin Is Saying All the Right Things About Its New Street Design Guide (KUT) Speeding Driver Knocks Other Car Off Road, Killing All Four Passengers (Click2Houston) Metro Bus Driver Trainer and […]

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Should We Move More Oil and Gas Freight By Other Modes to Reduce the Stress on Roads? (TTI) TXDOT Proposal for Oklahoma-South Texas Rail Wouldn’t Actually Stop in Urban Austin (KVUE) Houston Metro Will Give You Free Transit Passes for Catching Pokemon on the Bus (Metro) Citizen Demand Response System for Potholes May Be Prioritizing […]