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September 14, 2014 -- Representative Gene Green last week led a letter to House Speaker John Boehner, Leader Nancy Pelosi, Appropriations Committee Chair Hal Rogers, and Ranking Member Nita Lowey requesting increased funding levels for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works program harbor maintenance funding in the House Continuing Resolution. More
September 12, 2014 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration on Thursday announced that the Orion spacecraft is ready to be joined to its rocket and fueled for its launch in December. More
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September 12, 2014 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County will host a dedication ceremony on September 20 at the Northline Transit Center. More
September 12, 2014 -- The World Affairs Council of Houston on Thursday hosted a program on Ports and Prosperity featuring a speech by Seth Cropsey, director of the Center for American Seapower at the Hudson Institute. More
September 10, 2014 -- All northbound mainlanes of the US 59 Eastex Freeway at IH 610 North Loop remain closed as crews work to clear the remnants of an earlier accident involving an 18 wheeler. More
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September 10, 2014 -- Houston TranStar today advised travelers to avoid the US 59 Eastex Freeway at the North Loop 610 interchange due to an accident involving an 18-wheeler caused the closure of US 59 in both directions. More
September 10, 2014 -- The Coast Guard assisted two people to safety after their plane crashed in a field 3 miles northeast of Ellington Field on Tuesday. More
September 09, 2014 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council will host a public meeting and open house on Wednesday to receive comments regarding the US 59/IH 69 Rider 42 Corridor Congestion Mitigation Study. More
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September 09, 2014 -- Texas Transportation Commission has approved roadway improvements in the Greater Houston area, construction projects in Brazoria and Galveston Counties, a road widening project on Interstate 69/United States Highway 59 in Fort Bend County and four projects in Montgomery County worth approximately $30 million. More
September 08, 2014 -- Interjet has formally announced the start of operations for its direct Monterrey - Houston – Monterrey service starting on October 23. More
September 08, 2014 -- The Board of Commissioners of the Orange County Navigation and Port District on Monday voted unanimously to approve a tax abatement request from Temple-Inland, Inc., a business of International Paper, to facilitate a four-stage, $80 million, improvement project. More
September 08, 2014 -- The Highway 36A Coalition reports that it now has the support of 14 cities, counties and economic development groups throughout Waller, Fort Bend and Brazoria Counties. More
September 05, 2014 -- Leaders from the petrochemical, maritime, logistics and transportation industries participated in the fifth annual Economic Alliance Houston Port Region Petrochemical & Maritime Outlook Conference at the Pasadena Convention Center on Thursday. More
September 04, 2014 -- The City of Beaumont has announced street closures at intersections with railroad tracks due to repairs to the crossings. More
August 29, 2014 -- The Texas Department of Transportation today announced that the Texas Transportation Commission has approved more than $10.2 million for projects in Jefferson and Hardin County. More
August 29, 2014 -- The Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to levy a tax rate of $0.00253 per $100 valuation. More
August 29, 2014 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Board of Directors received a presentation regarding the System Reimagining project at its board meeting on Thursday. More
August 28, 2014 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Board of Directors today voted unanimously to provide emergency funding to support Houston Rapid Transit's efforts to reconstruct portions of the guideway and associated systems work that had to be removed to allow repair to a damaged chilled water line located under the guideway on Rusk Street along the Southeast Downtown Line. More
August 28, 2014 -- The Galveston County Transit District Board of Directors on Wednesday voted unanimously to approve two resolutions supporting funding for transportation projects. More
August 28, 2014 -- The Galveston Intermodal Transportation Committee on Wednesday received an update regarding the award of $286,418 funding from the Houston-Galveston Area Council for bicycle lanes. More
August 26, 2014 -- Port of Houston Authority Executive Director Roger Guenther had another positive report on selected financial and operational matters for the PHA Commission today. More
August 25, 2014 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves today voted unanimously to approve a resolution of support for the operation of the Polar Express, a holiday tourist train, to be operated by the Center for Transportation and Commerce at Galveston, the Railroad Museum, during the period between the Thanksgiving Week and Christmas Week 2015. More
August 25, 2014 -- The City of Beaumont has announced that crews will close Howard Street between East Lavaca and Adam streets on Tuesday, and continuing for approximately two months, for construction. More
August 25, 2014 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County Board of Directors will review METRO's draft System Reimagining plan during the board's regular meeting on Thursday. More
August 23, 2014 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Transportation Policy Council on Friday approved funding for three Houston projects and Galveston’s On-Street Bicycle Network; and held a spirited discussion about a request to include Galveston County’s Victory Lakes Park & Ride service to the Transportation Improvement Program which will be considered at next month's meeting. More
August 22, 2014 -- The Texas Department of Transportation today advised that the mainlanes of Interstate Highway 45 North Freeway northbound from Canino to West Gulf Bank will be closed beginning tonight for the construction of new connector lamps. More
August 21, 2014 -- Branson Airport today announced that it is continuing its non-stop, low fare service to Chicago and Houston. More
August 20, 2014 -- The Houston Airport System today announced that Scandinavian Airlines has launched a service connecting Houston with Stavanger, Norway. More
August 19, 2014 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County today announced that it has installed single-touch emergency call areas at METRORail stations for riders to contact emergency responders. More
August 15, 2014 -- The Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership on Thursday hosted a presentation on a proposal by Texas A&M University at Galveston for a coastal spine system of storm surge barriers to protect Galveston Bay. More
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