Instead of building a wall separating the United States and Mexico, officials from both countries celebrated the opening on Tuesday of the West Rail Bypass International Bridge.
Aug 29, 2015 USA Today
Houston is making big transportation news this week with the launch of a newly replanned Metropolitan Transit Authority (Metro) bus system.
Aug 19, 2015 Human Transit
Eric Jaffe of CityLab looks at what went wrong with what should have been a clear way to employ technology to reduce crashes and save lives, and what can be done to stem the tide of cities removing red light cameras.
Aug 18, 2015 CityLab
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
Local businesses and a global economy are driving growth at the Port of Houston. More opportunity growth could be on its way soon, too.
Aug 14, 2015 Houston Chronicle
The legacy of sprawl in and around Houston has forced local officials to seek $700 million in bond funding (part of an $848 million bond package) to pay for road improvement projects.
Aug 12, 2015 Community Impact Newspaper
The credit rating agency Standard & Poor's released a report that raises the threat level on the trend of earthquakes in areas around Oklahoma and Texas.
Aug 11, 2015 The Dallas Morning News
Partly absorbed by 1-10 and party given over the ravages of time—the Old Spanish Trail was the first to highway to connect the East Coast to the West Coast through the southern states.
Aug 9, 2015 Atlas Obscura
Local officials are considering a conservancy to preserve the Houston Astrodome, considered an antiquities landmark by the Texas Historical Commission.
Aug 1, 2015 Houston Chronicle