Animation: What is Proposition 1?

If voters approve Proposition 1, a little more than one-third of those revenues (or $1.7 billion this fiscal year) would be transferred directly to the State Highway Fund. The Texas Tribune has produced an animated graphic showing how this process works. Read More…

Most Texans support more funding for transportation, new poll shows

Traffic congestion in Texas continues to worsen each year, but that’s not changing how the vast majority of Texans feel about their cars and trucks. This and a variety of other insights come from the first Texas Transportation Poll, which was conducted by the Transportation Policy Research Center of the Texas A&M Transportation Institute. The […] Read More…

TTI researchers offer testimony on options for financing of transportation infrastructure

Texas Legislators recently heard testimony from four TTI researchers who responded to committee questions regarding potential funding mechanisms for transportation in the state. The testimony was requested by the House Select Committee on Transportation Funding, Expenditures, and Finance. Ginger Goodin, director of the Transportation Policy Research Center (PRC), addressed the topic of a Vehicle Miles […] Read More…

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