Posted on · The Harris County Toll Road Authority is implementing a series of policy changes next week, including a 10 percent discount for EZ TAG holders when they drive on the Sam Houston, Tomball and Westpark tollways as well as the Hardy Toll Road.
Posted on · AAA TexasÂ anticipates some 3.6 million Texans will travel 50 miles or more Wednesday through Sunday. About 3.3 million of them will be on the road; 235 thousand Texans will fly. Itâs the largest number of Lone Star state travelers since 2007 and five percent more than just last Thanksgiving. First, we discuss whatâs new […]
Posted on · Weâve discussed on this program some of the challenges associated with driving in Houston â the traffic, distracted drivers, rude drivers, stress-inducing highway merges, aging infrastructureÂ andÂ construction zones. Even the most seasoned driver can find it all a bit overwhelming, at times. So imagine what itâs like for a driver-to-be â or, better yet, […]
Posted on · Come on. Admit it. We’ve all done it. That moment when you inadvertently cut someone off on the highway. Or had your left-turn blinker on as you turned right. Or found yourself in an endless series of U-turns because you couldn’t find the exit your GPS insists is there. We all have those moments. And […]
Posted on · Hundreds of thousands of Houstonians drive in and out of the city each day. On a past Houston Matters, we explored how we might improve that daily commute experience. But say we canât. Assume that in the coming years youâre still stuck in the same traffic at the same time most every day. How does […]
Posted on · As Houstonians hit the road inÂ a couple weeksÂ to travel in and out of town, visiting family and friends over Thanksgiving, this seems like an excellent time to be reminded of some of the rules of the road on Houstonâs highways and byways. Itâs an especially good time to freshen up on what to […]