Transportation

Bus Rapid Transit Bicycle and Pedestrian
High Speed Rail Light Rail 
 Monorail TxDOT 

Solutions:

  • Do a 1 year pilot study reducing toll prices for harris county toll roads during non-peak hours
  • Support the free tow and go service for broken down cars on highways within city limits
  • Close corporate loopholes in the sales tax to properly fund city transportation
  • Do a feasibility study allowing residents to use reverse vending machines to use recycled plastic bottles and aluminum cans to pay for public transportation

 

Pierce Sky Park

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Houston Tomorrow – Houston Needs a Transportation Plan

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