Category Archives: Economic Development

Images of Hiram Clarke Economic Development & Community Summit Breakfast

Taken at Brentwood Baptist Church Houston Council member Larry Green held a summit to discuss economic development, the 5 Corners District and the new Hiram Clarke - Fort Bend TIRZ program. Mayor Annise Parker, Houston City Controller Ronald C. Green, Judge Zinetta Burney, Constable May Walker and many other notable and elected officials and representatives were in attendance. [nggallery id=6]...
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New billboard campaign launched!

When you are out and about driving through the area you will see a new billboard soon which will be installed the week of September 9 and run through the end of the year. The marketing committee wants to make sure that folks know the board of directors is working hard on implementing the vision for the community and that they are in your corner. Look for the new message on Hiram Clarke and West Orem and let us know what you think. Billboard-6 5cornersBB-8 Read more

Councilman Green outlines his distinct vision for Five Corners

When Houston City Councilman Larry Green envisions what the Five Corners community can be in 15 to 20 years, he sees big changes. "I think we'll see several projects by the Medical Center in Five Corners area along Highway 90. We're seeing that now with the Menninger Clinic," he said. "The Medical Center is landlocked now and they're moving south because we have the most open undeveloped land in the city in one area." "You'll also see several new multi-family units, and we're pressing for Class A," Green said. "We're starting to see that happen as well. With Chapter 42 just passing...
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Receive Plat and Permit Reports by E-mail

Keep up with development and construction projects in your neighborhood. Sign up for the City's E-Plat summary report and the E-Permit report to find out about plat and permit applications. The Plat Summary E-Report contains information about the plats, replats, variances, and special exceptions to plats that will be considered at the upcoming Planning Commission meeting. The report provides locational, plat, and applicant information for each application in an Excel format that can be easily scrolled through, or sorted, based on particular data, such as council district. The Houston Planning Commission meets every other Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in City Hall...
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