Hey Pearland!!! You are about to either a) enter a bright new day of easy commuting to downtown Houston, or b) add to our area's smog problem via the addition of more concrete laid down for the rich to use while the less well-off suffer.
Easier to get to!! (If you've got the money.)
It's a matter of perspective, we guess.
State Highway 288 has become one of the stranger commuter roads in Texas with the boom in Pearland and other points south. Rush hours feature unmoving back-ups while drivers look longingly at the massive grassy median between the main lanes, wondering why the hell that property's sitting unused, not even adorned with trees or anything beyond grass.More »