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How Could Riding the Bus in Houston Be Improved?

Metro is looking to change Houston’s bus service routes, something which hasn’t been done for about 30 years. But it’s not going to be an easy fix, there’ll be major changes in timing, routes, naming and numbering of buses, which is why Metro is looking for lots of public input. Should the re-imagined plan be […]

Metro is looking to change Houston's bus service routes, something which hasn't been done for about 30 years.

But it's not going to be an easy fix, there'll be major changes in timing, routes, naming and numbering of buses, which is why Metro is looking for lots of public input.

Should the re-imagined plan be approved, a vote would likely happen around August or September and then it would be perhaps a year before everything is revamped. So before the routes are even looked at we wanted to see what getting around Houston is like now and how would it be changed through this re-imagining.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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