Today’s Headlines

  • Sen. Zaffarini Will File a Statewide Hands-Free Cell Phone Law in Special Session (Tribune)
  • …Using NSC National Rate, an Estimated 792 Texans Killed By Drivers on the Phone in 2016
  • Vision Zero Intersection Fixes to Be First Austin Bond Projects on the Ground (Statesman)
  • Station-less Bike Share Company Deploying in Dallas With Wink, But No Permission (D Magazine)
  • You Can Volunteer to Teach Vision Zero Tool to Better Understand Intersection Danger (Mobility Lab)
  • Lonny Stern of Capital Metro: Providing Employees Free Parking Is a Hidden Cost (BizJournals)
  • DART Board Members Who Lost Mandate Might Try to Force Sprawl Rail on Way Out (D Magazine)
  • Austin Will Publish New Pilot Street Design Guide Next Tuesday (Monitor)
  • City of Round Rock Pouring Concrete for Its First 75 Bus Stops (KXAN)

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Patrick Kennedy Deliberates the Details of Digging the Dallas D2 Downtown Subway (D Magazine) You Have One Week Left to Make TXDOT Answer Your Questions on I-35 & Reconnect Austin Sunday Streets HTX — an Open Streets Event — Is This Weekend & Outside Beltway 8! (FB Event) City of Austin Published a Bunch of Information and Details on the […]

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Austin City Council Adopts Vision Zero (KUOW, #atxurbanists) Houston Mayor Turner Publicly Says “Vision Zero” for the First Time (@houstontomorrow) Improving Safety on Roads Could Also Be the Best Way to Reduce Traffic (KEYE) Ride a Free Austin B-Cycle With Code 2453 for Bike to Work Day Today Austin Council Approves First Vote for Driver-Run Taxi Co-ops (Statesman) […]

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City of Austin Vision Zero Task Force Releases Draft Vision Zero Action Plan Austin Selected for National Vision Zero Network’s Vision Zero Focus Cities (Statesman) Statesman Encourages Austin City Council to Seek Compromise With Ride Hailers Austin Installs Awesome Intersection With Polka Dots, Safe Crosswalks, and Neckdowns TTC Chooses Odd Strategy of Encouraging More Traffic With $1.3 […]

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TXDOT CityMAP Report Does Say We Can Get Rid of I-345, But Not Until 2037 (D Magazine) …Report Also Says Trinity Toll Is “Needed to Realize Governor Abbott’s Vision for Texas” (Observer) TTI & City of Houston Seeking Federal Funds for Tech for Intersections (Houston Chron) US DOT Video on “Future of Transportation” Is a Sad, Pedestrian-Free World EVERYTHING […]

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Former Harris County Judge Asks Legislature to Support Free Market High Speed Rail (TribTalk) Sen. Zaffarini on Driving While Txting Ban: “Driving Is a Privilege, Not a Right” (Morning News) Trinity Toll Booster Argues That Encouraging Driving Improves Air Quality; D Magazine Rebuts Still Unclear If Jesus Wants Montgomery Road Bond, But People Sure are Voting (Houston Chron) […]