Transportation

Gas Buddy

Posted on · Gas prices are down slightly in Houston but analysts say it remains to be seen where they'll go next.  Gail Delaughter reports.

Transportation

New Amtrak Line for Northeast Texas?

Posted on · Texas transportation officials are studying the viability of a new Amtrak line in northeast Texas. The 200-mile route would follow the I-20 corridor between Dallas-Fort Worth and Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana — a popular gambling destination. Three Amtrak lines currently serve Texas.

Transportation

Grand Prix Returns to Reliant Park

Posted on · After a six year hiatus, IndyCar racing will return to Houston for the first weekend of October 2013. With a major sponsor to anchor the event, officials see it as a step toward expanding the circuit's reach in the United States.

Transportation

What’s Next For Old Alabama Theater?

Posted on · Changes are afoot for the old Alabama Theater on Shepherd Drive around Upper Kirby. Something which hasn't been welcomed ever since owners' Weingarten Realty talked about razing the 1930's Art Deco building. But what those changes are and for whom is not quite clear just yet.

Transportation

What Will Houston Look Like in 30 Years?

Posted on · The year 2040 may seem like a long time away but one Houston think tank has spent three years imagining what it would look like. The result is two scenarios, one fairly positive, one not so positive. NOw it's ready to present these scenarios to the public and start a dialogue. 

Transportation

Drought Over for Houston?

Posted on · You don't have to be a meteorologist to know the weather in Houston has done an about-face since last summer. Man-made ponds and lakes that were drying up in August are now back to normal as 2012 has gotten off to a very wet start.