Vilas Bhuchar, Dec 23, 09.
Harris County Commissioners Court dismissed Grand Parkway condemnation lawsuits and deferred action on a Gulf Coast recovery district until January.
Jay Blazek Crossley, Dec 22, 09.
City of Houston plans to meet FRA safety requirements to reduce train horns in the Washington Avenue corridor by April and 4 other corridors at a later date.
Steve Hawley, Dec 22, 09.
The $154 billion legislation would include money for highway construction and repair projects, as well as money for Amtrak and other infrastructure investments.
The federal government recently announced $130 million in streetcar grants, and Ft. Worth wants $25 million to jump-start a proposed 20-mile streetcar system.
Jay Blazek Crossley, Dec 21, 09.
Storey withdraws $40 million proposal to use oll revenues to repair roads. Commissioner Radack claims that new road construction creates jobs. But does it?
Vilas Bhuchar, Dec 21, 09.
TPC discussed the City of Waller Livable Centers Study, City of Conroe Transit Plan, 2010 Census implications, ARRA status, and transportation financing cuts.
Steve Hawley, Dec 18, 09.
The 61st Street Pier was destroyed by Hurricane Ike. Any transit district would likely be created before the 2010 Census, when Galveston will lose population.
David Wolff, who has served for six years under Bill White's administration, plans to step aside around the time Annise Parker takes office.
Vilas Bhuchar, Dec 17, 09.
The Victoria Transport Policy Institute released the document, which aims to reduce emissions while also achieving economic and social objectives.
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