Almost 200 concerned parties ventured to Austin on Tuesday in support of a plan to extend the Grand Parkway through Galveston County, a project whose future has been murky until recent weeks.

“If I was on their side, I think it would be hard to say no,” League City Mayor Pat Hallisey said. “I think there was a good turnout, and we said what we needed to say. For the life of us, we can’t figure out what any of this is about. But we’ll see what happens soon enough.”

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