Reflections: A Thought Series is a quarterly publication produced by the Houston-Galveston Area Council to spur conversation among leaders and decision-makers in the region on a variety of topics that impact the community.
Automation is now a part of our daily lives, including our vehicles. Autonomous, or self-driving, vehicles will present economic and accessibility advantages that didn’t exist before. Autonomous vehicles can reduce traffic delays, increase mobility options, and change how we work, purchase goods and services, and invest in major infrastructure projects. This change will bring challenges and opportunities.