David Crossley

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    Houston Increasing its Walkability

    By now you know all about Houston's branding as a walkable city. Yes, we mean humid, cook-an-egg-on-the-sidewalk-in-the-summer Houston. We walk here, well, "tentatively" at least. According to a recent study by the coalition Smart Growth America (Houston Tomorrow's David Crossley is the president o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2014

    Behind Culberson, Federal Funding for METRO Blocked

    A debate on Houston transit was settled Tuesday, mostly by people who don't live here. The U.S. House of Representatives passed a transportation spending bill for fiscal 2015 Tuesday, 229-192, cutting off funding for METRO's proposed University Line in the process. Rep. John Culberson, R-Houston ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2012

    2012 Turkeys of the Year

    Puffed up, plucked and ready for roasting, here's this year's best of the worst.

  • News

    July 7, 2011

    Our HAUS

    Houston gets its first co-op — decades after other cities took the plunge.

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2008

    McGowen Green in Midtown?

    For years I have walked, driven, and ridden trains and buses past the so-called Midtown Superblock, the four-block long and one or two-block wide vacant swath bordered on the east and west by Main and Travis and the north and south by McGowen and Tuam. And I have always had the same thought: Wouldn ... More >>

  • News

    March 18, 1999