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Federal authorities investigate the I-45 project, & Houston as a mecca for air hockey (Dec. 10, 2021)

On Friday’s show: The feds came to Houston to investigate the I-45 project this week. We discuss the latest developments and learn how our city became a mecca for competitive air hockey.


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On Friday’s Houston Matters: The feds came to Houston to investigate the I-45 project this week. We discuss the latest developments.

Also this hour: We meet the new director of Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research, Ruth López Turley.

Then, we break down The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week.

And, as the University of Houston prepares to host the 2021 World Air Hockey Championships this weekend, we learn how Houston became a mecca for air hockey enthusiasts.

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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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