No ships coming to new Port of Houston cruise terminal | Chron.com – Houston Chronicle
The gleaming new $81 million cruise terminal at the Port of Houston will open soon, but don’t expect throngs of passengers, streamers or cracking champagne bottles.
Or a ship, for that matter.
Port officials haven’t yet secured a deal with any cruise operators, and officials say ships probably won’t start setting sail from the Bayport berth until fall 2009, even though the facility should be finished by the end of this summer.
$81 million on a whim. And politicians wonder why the public listens with only part of their brain…It’s because politicians only seem to be using part of theirs…