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TXDOT Refuses to Build Guardrail Despite Claim That “Safety Is Our Number One Goal” (NBC DFW) Montgomery County Approves $63M, 3.6 Mile Expansion of Hwy 290 (Community Impact) Austin May Convert Seven Acres of Zilker Park to 700 Parking Spots (Austin Monitor) Fourteen Journalists Laid Off From Texas’ Fourth Largest Newspaper (Express-News) Mayor Turner Advocates […]

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Live Stream of Texas Transportation Commission, Which Governs TXDOT Travis County Funds Study of Capital Metro’s Lowest Ridership Project Connect Proposal (ABJ) VIA Unveils Draft Plan for Bus Rapid Transit “Trackless Train” Network (Rivard) … VIA Also Opened $28 Million Park&Ride With 377 Spots (Rivard) Close to Three Million Texans Will Go on Road Trips […]

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Congestion at the US-Mexico Border Impacts Economy, Environment, & Public Health (Morning News) CapMetro to Pilot Solar-Powered Messaging Stations at Bus Stops Within 30 Days (Jay Blazek Crossley) Trinity Metro Begins Testing Rail Line, Opening to Public on December 31 (Star-Telegram) 13 Year Old in Stolen Car Chased by Police, Two Crashes, No Injuries (Morning […]

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With 51 Metro Area Ped Deaths in 2017, City of San Antonio Investing in Complete Streets (Rivard) TXDOT Might Spend Half a Billion Dollars to Widen US 290 to 12 Lanes for 70,340 Vehicles (Statesman) CapMetro Building New South Austin Transit Center Under Highway Overpass (KXAN) Modest Light Rail Expansion in DFW’s Mobility 2045 Draft, […]

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“When Roads Are Built To Prioritize Cars, Pedestrians Are Often Faulted For Getting Hit” (KUT) Proposed Plan for Congress Avenue Reduce Car Lanes & Parking, Add Bike Lanes (Monitor) Small Bike Share Program A Success, Will Expand Next School Year (OU Daily) Peter Simek: Data Does Not Justify I-30 Highway Expansion (DMag) What It’s Like […]

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People Experiencing Homelessness Comprise One Third of Austin’s Pedestrian Deaths (Monitor) Turner Announces Expansion of Safer Streets¬†Program Citywide to Fix 10 Worst Intersections (James Llamas) …Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo Calls on #TXLege to Lower Prima Facie Speed Limit to 25mph …Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis’ Office¬†Working on Complete Streets Policies for Unincorporated Areas of […]