Houston Transit Gets Special Treatment in Spending Bill

Albanese, Elizabeth
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/16/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31678, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on the insertion of languages by U.S. Representative John Culberson into the federal transportation bill that bars Houston, Texas from receiving transit money if the Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority does not ask voters for approval before expanding its light-rail system. Reaction of Houston Metro officials to the new language of the bill; Plans regarding bill package is to be decided by Metro's board member.


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