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April 24, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority on Thursday hosted United States Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, who formally announced during her visit that the HPA will receive a Diesel Emission Reduction Act grant of nearly $900,000. More
April 24, 2015 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Transportation Policy Council today voted unanimously to approve amendments to the 2014-2015 Unified Planning Work Program. More
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April 24, 2015 -- The City of Sugar Land will host bike to work and bike to school events on May 15 in celebration of "National Bike Month". More
April 24, 2015 -- The United States Naval Ship Mendonca, the Navy's largest roll-on/roll-off ship, was unloaded this week at the Port of Beaumont by Beaumont-based Soldiers from the 842nd Transportation Battalion. More
April 24, 2015 -- The Galveston County Transit District Board of Directors on Wednesday voted unanimously to approve resolutions of support for new projects being pursued by Texas City, La Marque and Galveston in calls for projects by the Texas and U.S. Departments of Transportation. More
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April 23, 2015 -- Union Pacific Railroad has announced temporary crossing closures associated with its construction and maintenance work along Highway 90A in Sugar Land and Stafford. More
April 23, 2015 -- Texas Central Partners, the builder and operator of a high-speed rail service between Dallas and Houston, will host an open house informational meeting tonight in Cypress. More
April 23, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Board of Directors today voted unanimously to approve a motion authorizing President & CEO Tom Lambert to negotiate the sale of the Pinemont Park & Ride to Harris County, subject to legal requirements and approval by the Federal Transit Administration. More
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April 23, 2015 -- The Gulf Coast Center's Island Connect transportation service will hold a reception on May 6 for the launch of its expanded League City (formerly Victory Lakes Park and Ride) and Mall of the Mainland Park and Ride schedules. More
April 22, 2015 -- The City of Houston's Fleet Management Department was recently recognized by the 100 Best Fleet organization as one of the best fleets in the nation. More
April 22, 2015 -- Houston Aviation Director Mario C. Diaz, who is participating in a trade mission to India led by Houston Mayor Annise Parker, is spending the trip working to expand international growth, including taking steps toward eventually securing a direct flight between Houston and Mumbai. More
April 21, 2015 -- The Houston Fire Department Hazmat team is working a fuel spill on U.S. 59 Southwest Freeway resulting in complete freeway closure. More
April 21, 2015 -- Houston City Council Member Dave Martin will host the final Kingwood Area Mobility Study Public Stakeholder meeting tonight at the Kingwood Community Center. More
April 20, 2015 -- The Texas Department of Transportation has advised that a closure of the northbound mainlanes of Interstate Highway 45 near downtown Houston will take place beginning Friday due to the construction of a bridge deck replacement project between Memorial Drive an White Oak Bayou. More
April 17, 2015 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker reported on Friday that Uber complied with the City’s deadline for providing a plan for addressing the unlicensed drivers operating within the city limits on their platform. More
April 17, 2015 -- Sierra Nevada Corporation Space Systems and the German Aerospace Center announce the signing of a new Dream Chaser® program cooperation during the United States German Aerospace Roundtable at the 31st annual Space Symposium hosted by the Space Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colorado. More
April 17, 2015 -- The Highway 36A Coalition will host a conference on May 1 to provide updates on the progress of the highway corridor. More
April 16, 2015 -- The Galveston Intermodal Transportation Committee reviewed progress on the Downtown Intermodal Transportation Terminal under construction at the intersection of 25th Street and The Strand on Wednesday. More
April 16, 2015 -- The Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership held its 16th Annual State of the Counties Address, featuring reports by the county judges of Brazoria, Galveston and Harris counties, on Wednesday. More
April 16, 2015 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council will host a public meeting on April 21 to discuss the State Highway 249 Access Management Study. More
April 15, 2015 -- Houston Airport System announced that Air New Zealand has added Houston as its fifth North American destination with service scheduled to commence in December. More
April 14, 2015 -- The Gulf Coast Rail District Board of Directors on Tuesday held a spirited discussion of the Fort Bend Bypass Phase II project, a plan to facilitate commuter rail between Rosenberg and Houston. More
April 14, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority announced that it will receive almost $900,000 as part of an award of more than $2.1 million by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for three clean diesel projects. More
April 14, 2015 -- Galveston will host the Memorial Hermann IRONMAN 70.3 Texas Triathlon on April 26. More
April 09, 2015 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council invites area residents, business owners, community stakeholders and local officials to attend a public meeting to receive comment on recommended improvements to SH 249 between I-45 and Beltway 8, and connecting streets, bicycle/pedestrian facilities, and transit systems. More
April 09, 2015 -- Texas Central Partners will host an open house meeting tonight in Lancaster regarding the proposed high-speed rail service between Dallas and Houston. More
April 08, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County will host a rally on Thursday as part of "Stand up 4 Transportation Day" to support public transit. More
April 07, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County will host Ben Franklin impersonators, who will pose for pictures and promote financial education events, aboard the METRORail on Wednesday to kick off Houston Money Week. More
April 07, 2015 -- The Texas Transportation Commission today announced that it has approved several construction and maintenance projects in the Houston District, including projects in Brazoria, Galveston, Harris and Montgomery counties. More
April 06, 2015 -- Guidry News Service recently visited with City of Galveston Director of Aviation Hud Hopkins, who is retiring after 20 years with the city. More
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