2009 October 06

State pulls the plug on Trans-Texas Corridor (from KVUE.com)

By sarah.lind@mail.utexas.edu  |  Energy & Resources

Image of Trans-Texas Corridor, TxDOT In January, TxDOT scaled down the Trans-Texas Corridor project and dropped its name.  Now transportation officials announce that the project is officially terminated. The Trans-Texas Corridor was originally pitched as an innovative way to pay for congestion improvements and reduce truck and train gridlock in metro areas. But opponents seized …