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What Changes Are Ahead for Houston Highways?

Posted on · TxDOT has allocated $1.3 billion to widen/expand several area highways, one of which might affect your daily commute more than the others. Gail Delaugher, News 88.7’s transportation reporter fills us in. (Photo: Derek Stokely, Houston Public Media)

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How Are Road Projects in Houston Paid For?

Posted on · We talk with Houston Public Media’s Gail Delaughter about how all types of road projects across Texas are funded, from how federal transportation funding finds its way to Texas, to how the city of Houston funds its ReBuild Houston program, and to how a city council move last week allows Council members to earmark ReBuild funds […]

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Space Center Houston and I-45 Update: Houston Matters for Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Posted on · Since 1992, Space Center Houston has served as the official Visitor Center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center. Space Center Houston features a number of exhibits and attractions, including the world’s largest collection of lunar samples. Last year, 800,000 people visited Space Center Houston, making it one of the major tourist attractions for the Greater Houston […]