Today’s Headlines

  • Capital Metro Board Will Be Asked to Commit $18M to I-35 BRT on July 31 (Monitor)
  • …Catch Up on the Proposals and Complaints With This Video of the Board Committee Meeting
  • Houston Public Works Director Who Made Unlawful Payments Takes Leave (Houston Chron)
  • Blame For Collin County Growing Pains Rests on State, Regional, and Local Officials (D Magazine)
  • Rep. Culberson Has Not Held Up His End of Deal to Secure Metro Bus Funding (Houston Chron)
  • 18-Year-Old Crashes Car at High Speed on Tomball “Parkway,” Killing 15-Year-Old Brother (Houston Chron)
  • Unnecessary Houston Freeway Expansion Proposal Threatens a Lot of Businesses (Press, Swamplot)
  • Mayor Niremberg Restructures Council Committees to Focus on Transit, Equity, and More (Rivard)

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Houston Asking DC for Support for Transportation Projects Not Aimed Mainly at Cars (Houston Chron) Houston City Council Member Robinson Calls for Modern Street Design Guidelines (Houston Chron) Dump Truck Driver Hits Low Bridge, Then Falling Debris Kill 12-Year-Old Girl in Car (KHOU) Ped Adv Council Wants More Bond to Sidewalks, Vision Zero, and All Projects for Safety (City of Austin) Lex Frieden, Co-Author of […]

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Austin Council Outcome-Based Budgeting Includes Affordable and Accessible Transportation (Monitor) HUD Bombshell: Houston Housing Policy Violates Civil Rights Act, Adds to Segregation (Houston Chron) Metro Auditors Suggest Regional BRT in HOT Lanes, No Cars on Light Rail Streets (Houston Chron) Firm TXDOT Hired to Study I-35 Toll Lanes Accused of Long History of Falsified Forecasts (Statesman) Capital Metro Board to Vote on […]

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VeloPaso Letter Writing Campaign Asks City to Keep Promise to Spend 0.2% of Budget on Bike Lanes Get Me, Dallas Based Ride-Hailing App, Moving Into Galveston After Uber Left (Houston Chron) Successful Downtown Walkable Urbanism Annoying for Some Driving to Astros Games (Houston Chron) Coastal Seawall Proposal to Induce Demand for Housing in Hurricane Vulnerable Areas (Tribune) Hit-and-Run Driver Kills 27-Year-Old Jeren “Shawn” Green […]