Houston’s two new light rail lines run from downtown to the East End and Southeast Houston. Our series looks at the development of Houston’s commuter rail system, how it’s designed to interact with vehicles and the way some riders plan to use it.
Posted on · After much delay, Metro is set to open two new light rail lines, but it remains to be seen if other lines will be built. In Part 1 of our series "Houston's New Tracks," we take a look back at the history of light rail and what the future may hold.
Posted on · Click the arrows below to navigate a glimpse into the light rail journey.
Posted on · In Part 2 of our series "Houston's New Tracks," we talk with Metro's Vice-President of Public Safety Tim Kelly about how the new light rail system works and what drivers need to know.
Posted on · As we wrap up our series "Houston's New Tracks," we talk to a couple of bus riders who are excited to see the new lines open. They say the trains will help them avoid some long waits at the bus stop.