Texas

The Transportation Policy Board of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization approved a big spending increase for a project to widen U.S. Highway 183.
8 hours ago   Austin Monitor
The price of oil has been on a steady decline since 2014, and the housing markets of oil industry towns are on their own, similar slide.
Jan 20, 2016   The Wall Street Journal
A Dallas area writer finds parallels between the city’s planning processes and the New Years’ resolution practices of most human beings.
Jan 18, 2016   D Magazine
A list of the cities doing the most to build infill development, courtesy of Infill Score.
Jan 7, 2016   Infill Score
Developers and policy makers alike are looking for more certainty when it comes to affordable housing in the city of Dallas.
Jan 5, 2016   The Dallas Morning News
Following an "overnight" system redesign, Houston Metro ridership and frequency is up across the board. Its high frequency bus service now rivals that of peer cities on weekends.
Jan 2, 2016   LinkedIn
It was a big year for transit in Houston: two new light rail lines launched operation and the regional bus system got a makeover on the high frequency grid model. Ridership is also up.
Dec 30, 2015   Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County
In a state famous for affordability, people are beginning to ask a question more commonly associated with San Francisco or New York: Is Houston becoming home only to the affluent and the elite?
Dec 30, 2015   Houston Chronicle
A streak of landmark years for public transit in Sun Belt cities from the West Coast to the Florida Panhandle will continue in 2016.
Dec 27, 2015   The Urban Edge
The voters of Austin rejected a $1 billion transportation bond in 2014, but transit advocates and Capital Metro staff are already reorganizing to make a new pitch for transit in the quickly growing city.
Dec 26, 2015   Community Impact Newspaper
Dancehalls—places for small-town Texans to gather for community—are struggling to survive in a changing Texas.
Dec 25, 2015   The Dallas Morning News