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New METRO Chair Carrin Patman Answers Your Transit Questions

In the last couple of years, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (aka METRO) has revamped its bus system and aimed to be a more transparent organization. In late March, METRO named a new chair, Carrin Patman. We talk with Patman about the challenges ahead for METRO and welcome your questions about its bus system and […]

METRO Chair Carrin Patman Mayor Sylvester Turner Councilwoman Ellen Cohen - Gail Delaughter HPMPhoto: Michael Hagerty, Houston Public MediaIn the last couple of years, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (aka METRO) has revamped its bus system and aimed to be a more transparent organization. In late March, METRO named a new chair, Carrin Patman.

We talk with Patman about the challenges ahead for METRO and welcome your questions about its bus system and rail lines — and future plans for the organization.

(Above: METRO Chair Carrin Patman speaks alongside Mayor Sylvester Turner and Councilwoman Ellen Cohen. Photo: Gail Delaughter, Houston Public Media)

MORE: New Chairman Takes Over At Houston Metro (News 88.7, April 8, 2016)

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