Houston Strategies

An open dialogue on serious strategies for making Houston a better city, as well as a coalition-builder to make them happen. All comments, email, and support welcome.

Aug 24
Dallas vs. Houston in two words, HSR loses its sweet spot, how cities decline, and more : This week's items: Dallas finally added a rail connection to DFW and thinks this helps qualify them as a world class city, even though downtown Dallas only has a tiny percentage of metro employment a...
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Aug 18
Reason TV features Houston, Portland vs. Austin rail, hurricane protection, greenways gamechanger, fast tech and fast cars in Texas : This week's items: Texas #1 in tech job growth rankings. Texas has the highest average posted highway speeds in the nation....
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Aug 12
Our global ranking, Dallas sends us some respect, where we are on the political spectrum, problems of HSR in America, and more : This week's items: A version of my City Journal article with Joel Kotkin got published in the Dallas Morning News, including a really nicely rendered set of impressive graphs about Houston... Joel Ko...
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