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The latest plan for the Texas Central high-speed rail line would stop trains well short of downtown Houston. Transit advocates are displeased with the change of plans.
2 min ago   Houston Chronicle
Don't worry; we're not mentioning belts to make you feel too guilty to enjoy today's meal.
2 days ago   Vox
A new study examines the question of how to achieve neighborhood transformation through the Choice Neighborhoods federal grant program.
2 days ago   Urban Institute
Never go to a gas station again. We're not talking about transit—we're talking about an app that sends people to your car to fill it up with gas with no service charge.
2 days ago   Los Angeles Times
A goal for the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to have established new rules for oil and gas drilling is looking less likely with each fruitless hearing.
2 days ago   The Denver Post
The answer to the question posed by the New York Times is surprising. Hint: Don't blame the customer if the sales force isn't trying to sell them on vehicles that never need to go to a service station to purchase fuel.
2 days ago   The New York Times - Science
The unions of two groups sometimes pitted against each other in seeking their agenda for the bus system in Memphis have joined together against a common foe: the management of the Memphis Area Transit Authority.
2 days ago   The Memphis Flyer
The high cost of free parking is almost, but not quite, common knowledge. Many, but not all, people realize the pernicious effects of parking requirements. A map can help illustrate this spreading awareness.
2 days ago   Strong Towns
Four major cities in Texas are either considering or constructing convention center upgrades.
2 days ago   Community Impact Newspaper
The diffuse structure of suburbs makes it more efficient, according to this Brooking Institution post, to invest in individuals rather than places to fight poverty.
3 days ago   Brookings
$2.25 million in funding exemplifies the broadening focus of the American Planning Association on public health outcomes at the local level.
3 days ago   American Planning Association