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New Transportation Research Program Looks at Houston’s Place in the ‘Megaregion’

If traffic in Houston isn’t bad enough for you, just zoom out a little bit. Take a look at what’s going on over a greater area. As technology changes the way we get around, researchers say the city needs to consider itself part of a bigger picture — part of something called a “megaregion.” News […]

Driving Simulator - TSU - GDelaughterIf traffic in Houston isn’t bad enough for you, just zoom out a little bit. Take a look at what’s going on over a greater area. As technology changes the way we get around, researchers say the city needs to consider itself part of a bigger picture — part of something called a “megaregion.”

News 88.7’s Gail Delaughter looks at a new research program that aims to tackle congestion by taking a long view.

(Above: A driving simulator at Texas Southern University’s transportation labs. Photo: Gail Delaughter, Houston Public Media)

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