Monthly Archives: April 2017

Mayor Turner to Announce Complete Communities Initiative

Mayor Turner Kicks off Complete Communities Initiative

City/Private Partnerships aim to Transform Forgotten Neighborhoods WHAT: Mayor Sylvester Turner will announce the first round of neighborhoods selected for his Complete Communities Initiative. Complete Communities aims to transform neighborhoods that have been overlooked for the amenities enjoyed by other Houston neighborhoods. The city will work with stakeholders in the selected communities and partners across Houston to create more complete neighborhoods with access to quality affordable housing, jobs, well-maintained parks and greenspace, improved streets and sidewalks, grocery stores and other retail, good schools and transit options. WHEN: 10:15 a.m., April...
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Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Council Committee Meeting, April 17

citysealAttached is the Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure (TTI) Council Committee agenda – scheduled for Monday, April 17 at 10:00 a.m., City Hall Council Chambers (901 Bagby St., 2nd Floor).
  1. Welcome Remarks – Council Member Larry V. Green, Chair
  2. Storm Water Action Team (SWAT) Program Update
    • Stephen Costello, Chief Resilience Officer, Mayor’s Office
    • Rod Pinheiro, Assistant Director, Street & Drainage Division, Public Works & Engineering Dept.
  3. Houston Permitting Center – Avolve ProjectDox Electronic Plan Review / Five Year Support and Services Contract Update
    • Mark McAvoy, Executive Director, Houston Permitting Center, Public Works & Engineering...
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Airport Boulevard Project – Hiram Clarke Road to FM 521


TxDOT proposes to widen and extend Airport Boulevard from Hiram Clarke Road to FM 521 in southwest Houston, Harris County, Texas. The proposed project would include the construction of additional travel lanes, bicycle lanes, pedestrian sidewalks and a raised median with dedicated left-turn lanes at selected intersections. The first part of the meeting will be an open house format so citizens may come and go at their convenience, followed by a formal presentation and comment period.


The proposed improvements include:
  • Connect two separate existing roadway segments of Airport Boulevard between Hiram Clarke Road and FM...
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