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Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Council Committee Meeting, Aug. 21

citysealAttached is the Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure (TTI) Council Committee agenda – scheduled for Monday, August 21 at 10:00 a.m., City Hall Council Chambers (901 Bagby St., 2nd Floor).
  1. Welcome Remarks – Council Member Karla Cisneros, Vice-Chair
  2. Municipal Setting Designation -- Asian Pacific Texas, LLC, (2701 Clinton Dr.)
    • Mark Wooten, Program Coordinator, Planning & Development Services Division, Public Works Dept.
  3. Hyland Onbase Update
    • Lisa Kent, Chief Information Officer, Houston Information Technology Services Dept. Dept.
  4. Cisco Enterprise Contract
    • Lisa Kent, Chief Information Officer, Houston Information Technology Services Dept. Dept.
  5. Facilities in the Right-of-Way Overview
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2017 Home Elevation Grants

The City of Houston, in partnership with the Texas Water Development Board, will submit a grant application on behalf of interested homeowners to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) Grant. This grant will request funds for elevation of flood-prone homes.

Who Is Elgible?

Homeowners must have flood insurance from FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program. The flood insurance must be effective at the time the grant application is submitted and be maintained throughout the grant process. The cost to raise your home must be less than the estimated amount...
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