These Are The Ways Texas Can Improve Its Infrastructure

In light of national Infrastructure Week starting May 13, the Texas A&M Transportation Institute recommends three things Texas can do to better its roads.

By Laura RiceMay 6, 2019 11:26 am,

Hundreds of organizations, business groups like chambers of commerce, labor leaders including the AFL-CIO and others will meet with government leaders all over the country next week for so-called Infrastructure Week. These groups will advocate for investment in roads, bridges, public transit, ports and railways, many of which are in need of repair.

Texas has its own infrastructure needs, and David Newcomb, a senior research engineer at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, says there’s three changes that could improve how Texans get from place to place.

Listen to the full interview in the audio player above.


Written by Brooke Reaves.