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Service Interruption Planned For METRORail Green/ Purple Lines To Make Way For Super Bowl Preps

Downtown Houston is busy with preparations for Super Bowl LI including work at the Marriott Marquis, Houston First and Texaco buildings.  Those various construction projects near METRORail's Convention District Station and METRO signal work at Harrisburg at Lockwood will interrupt service on the Green and Purple lines.  The interruption will span five consecutive evenings next week. Starting Sunday, July 17 until Thursday, July 21 rail service on the Green and Purple lines will be suspended between the hours of 10:30 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.  During those times, rail shuttle buses will help customers reach their destinations along the impacted segments. The buses will run every 10 minutes.

 

What They’re Fighting Over

What They’re Fighting Over

By Lee H. Hamilton

Barring a surprise at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland later this month, the race for the presidency is set. So this seems a good time to...

Mayor Turner Appoints Interim Housing Director

Mayor Turner Appoints Interim Housing Director

U.S.salutes Nigeria on Fourth, shuts door against looted funds from Nigeria

U.S.salutes Nigeria on Fourth, shuts door against looted funds from Nigeria

U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle, has reaffirmed his country’s commitment to assist Nigeria fight corruption and ensure that no stolen funds are laundered thro...

Lone Star College, Texas Southern University partner for student success

Lone Star College, Texas Southern University partner for student success

HOUSTON (June 30, 2016) – Lone Star College students will find a simpler way to transfer to Texas Southern University thanks to a new agreement between the two institutio...

More officers hit the streets, police presence increases in parks & downtown

More officers hit the streets, police presence increases in parks & downtown

Nigeria's Elechi Amadi, author of The Concubine, dies

Nigeria's Elechi Amadi, author of The Concubine, dies

Renowned Nigerian author Elechi Amadi has died of an undisclosed illness at the age of 82. He was most famous for The Concubine, which pictured the culture of marriage and ...

College to launch cost-cutting ‘open source’ degree program

College to launch cost-cutting ‘open source’ degree program

 

PASADENA, Texas – San Jacinto College is preparing to launch a general studies associate degree program that will provide significant cost savings to students b...

Green Groups Fund-raise Against Trump's Climate Stance

Green Groups Fund-raise Against Trump's Climate Stance

Donald Trump's promise to gut US environmental regulations and revive the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline if elected president is a nightmare for green groups, but...

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