Monthly Archives: February 2019

Houston TranStar Urges Motorists: Move Over, Slow Down – It Saves Lives

Every day, law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency personnel and tow operators risk their lives responding to calls for help. In 2018, more than 1,100 crashes in the Houston/Galveston area involved emergency vehicles, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The Texas Move Over/Slow Down law requires that passing motorists move out of the lane closest to an emergency vehicle stopped on the roadway, or if they can’t safely move, reduce driving speeds to 20 miles below the posted limit. Move Over/Slow Down also applies when passing stopped TxDOT vehicles and tow trucks...
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2019 Emerging Leaders – Now Accepting Applications

SBA is currently accepting applications for 40 small business owners to participate in SBA’s 2019 Emerging Leaders Program. SBA’s Emerging Leaders program is designed to help you take your business to the next level! This structured program gives you the resources and tools to build your business. Throughout the course of the program, you will write a three year strategic plan that is tailored to your business and you will be introduced to a network of business experts that can help you as you implement your plan. You will agree to commit to a total of 100 hours of programming, including 40...
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