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.
2 days ago   Austin Monitor
According to one Dallas suburbanite, the American lawn is a "decadent and unsustainable totem[s] of middle-class prosperity."
Oct 6, 2015   Dallas Observer
A hearing on pedestrian infrastructure in Dallas—which is proving exceptionally deadly this year—reveals the sharp political divide on how to make streets safe for walking.
Oct 5, 2015   The Dallas Morning News
It's a case of the haves vs. the have-nots in transportation spending for a rapidly growing suburban area of Houston.
Sep 29, 2015   Houston Chronicle
The relative calm of the last decade may be luring hundreds of thousands of new coastal residents into a false sense of comfort.
Sep 29, 2015   Five Thirty Eight
The Dallas Morning News argues for a full and complete visioning process for a park along the Trinity River in Dallas.
Sep 28, 2015   The Dallas Morning News
Not all bicycle infrastructure is created equal. Dallas planners are working to find new ways to build protected bike lanes instead of sharrows and other half-measures.
Sep 26, 2015   The Dallas Morning News
Streetsblog surveys the Texas cities adopting new standards of traffic safety as official policy.
Sep 25, 2015   Streetsblog USA
Houston's Pierce Elevated, a section of the I-45 freeway, is the latest target in the movement to remove urban freeways.
Sep 24, 2015   The Urban Edge
Critical funding from the Houston-Galveston Area Council’s Transportation Policy Council will expand the size of Houston's B-Cycle bikeshare system. The investment is intended to attract more users.
Sep 23, 2015   Houston Chronicle
It used to be that the nation's rural areas suffered from the highest poverty rates. Today, nearly half of the American poor live in mid-sized counties.
Sep 21, 2015   Pew Research Center