The Neighborhood Centers non-profit operates a bus named for the Who song "Magic Bus" to fill the fundamental needs of low income residents of Houston: access to jobs, healthcare, markets, and home.
Dec 8, 2015 Houston Chronicle
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.
Nov 28, 2015 Houston Chronicle
Lots of dollar signs were flying around on Texas ballots last week, many of which were headed toward road construction measures. The Houston Chronicle, however, points out the shortcomings of the state's patterns of investment.
Nov 9, 2015 Houston Chronicle
Like many other cities, Houston was looking for ways to bring more residents to Downtown. The Downtown Living Initiative has worked well—but will it leave some populations behind?
Oct 28, 2015 Houston Chronicle
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
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
Cities traditionally thought of as car-centric are putting ambitious light rail plans at the center of ambitious plans for transit.
Sep 16, 2015 Houston Chronicle
An ambitious project Mayor Annise Parker calls "one of the most exciting things I've had the opportunity to work on as mayor" took a major step forward this week.
Sep 4, 2015 Houston Chronicle
A Houston Chronicle business columnist argues in defense of the Obama Administration's new environmental rules.
Aug 18, 2015 Houston Chronicle
Houston's housing market is chugging along, although one of the area's key industries is struggling.
Aug 16, 2015 Houston Chronicle