Houston Matters

Substantially sinking suburbs, and travel host Rick Steves (Oct. 14, 2022)

On Friday’s show: We discover why some of the city’s northern suburbs are sinking at a substantial rate. We discuss The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week. And we talk with travel host Rick Steves about his news series.



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On Friday’s show: Pockets of the Houston region, particularly in the city's northern suburbs, are sinking at a substantial rate according to a University of Houston analysis on subsidence conducted over a four-year period.

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Also this hour: From the Texans allowing fans to trade in their Deshaun Watson jerseys (and those of other former players) for discounts on new team merchandise, to Astros manager Dusty Baker making a huge deli purchase for his players right before his team mounted a huge comeback victory, we discuss The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week.

And acclaimed travel host Rick Steves tells us about his new six-part series, Rick Steves Art of Europe, debuting Oct. 24 at 9 p.m. on Houston Public Media, TV 8.


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