Feb
22
9:30 AM09:30

H-GAC High Capacity Transit Task Force at Transportation Policy Council

The High Capacity Transit (HCT) Task Force provides the H-GAC Transportation Policy Council (TPC), which has the responsibility of recommending and approving regional transportation projects, an opportunity to analyze the economic impact of transit on our region, and to provide for better regional coordination.

At the February Transportation Policy Council (TPC) meeting, HCT Task Force recommendations will be presented to the TPC. Time will be allotted for public comment. Live stream meeting.

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Mar
2
9:30 AM09:30

Civic Saturdays with Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo

A series of full-day public events will take place on several consecutive Saturdays throughout the County. Topic for March 2: Children & Education.

This is part of the Talking Transition initiative of the newly-elect Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, bringing together thousands of Harris County residents from all walks of life to have our voices heard about issues that matter to us, to share ideas, and to collectively inform the Judge’s priorities for her first year.

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Mar
9
9:30 AM09:30

Civic Saturdays with Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo

A series of full-day public events will take place on several consecutive Saturdays throughout the County. Topic for March 9: Economic Opportunity & Housing.

This is part of the Talking Transition initiative of the newly-elect Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, bringing together thousands of Harris County residents from all walks of life to have our voices heard about issues that matter to us, to share ideas, and to collectively inform the Judge’s priorities for her first year.

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Mar
16
9:30 AM09:30

Civic Saturdays with Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo

A series of full-day public events will take place on several consecutive Saturdays throughout the County. Topic for March 16: Criminal Justice.

This is part of the Talking Transition initiative of the newly-elect Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, bringing together thousands of Harris County residents from all walks of life to have our voices heard about issues that matter to us, to share ideas, and to collectively inform the Judge’s priorities for her first year.

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Mar
23
9:30 AM09:30

Civic Saturdays with Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo

A series of full-day public events will take place on several consecutive Saturdays throughout the County. Topic for March 23: Flood Mitigation.

This is part of the Talking Transition initiative of the newly-elect Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, bringing together thousands of Harris County residents from all walks of life to have our voices heard about issues that matter to us, to share ideas, and to collectively inform the Judge’s priorities for her first year.

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Feb
16
9:30 AM09:30

Civic Saturdays with Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo

A series of full-day public events will take place on several consecutive Saturdays throughout the County. Topic for February 16: Transportation.

This is part of the Talking Transition initiative of the newly-elect Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, bringing together thousands of Harris County residents from all walks of life to have our voices heard about issues that matter to us, to share ideas, and to collectively inform the Judge’s priorities for her first year.

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Feb
15
1:00 PM13:00

H-GAC High Capacity Transit Task Force

The High Capacity Transit (HCT) Task Force provides the H-GAC Transit Policy Council (TPC), which has the responsibility of recommending and approving regional transportation projects, an opportunity to analyze the economic impact of transit on our region, and to provide for better regional coordination.

At the February 15th meeting, HCT Task Force workgroups will present proposed findings on economic impact, service concepts, and funding and governance to the HCT Task Force. Time will be allotted for public comment.

View presentation materials and video recording of January 25th HCT Task Force meeting:

Presentation

Video

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H-GAC 2045 Regional Transportation Plan Public Meeting
Feb
12
5:30 PM17:30

H-GAC 2045 Regional Transportation Plan Public Meeting

H-GAC, the region’s Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), is launching its second round of public outreach activities as we develop the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP). The RTP is a blueprint for prioritizing investments on transportation projects within the eight-counties that make up the Houston-Galveston metropolitan planning region and is updated every four years.

Six public meetings will facilitate dialogue on the most pressing transportation issues and provide opportunities for the public to contribute feedback and submit public comments. An expert panel will present “Transportation 101: What You Need to Know,” including discussion of what’s next for the 2045 RTP, draft selections from the 2018 “Call for Projects,” performance measures, air quality, and transportation conformity.

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Feb
7
6:00 PM18:00

HERMANN PARK MASTER PLAN PUBLIC MEETING

  • Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion at McGovern Centennial Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hermann Park Conservancy is hosting a public meeting and wants to hear from you. Give your ideas and feedback on the Commons at Hermann Park, an exciting new addition located at the corner of Cambridge and Fannin Streets that will include a unique play area and plenty of gathering space for all Houstonians. This meeting is free and open to the public.

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Feb
7
10:00 AM10:00

City Council Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Committee Meeting

The TTI committee members review matters pertaining to the Information Technology, General Services, and Public Works Departments. The TTI committee meets monthly at 10:00 a.m. Please contact Julia Retta at Julia.Retta@houstontx.gov if you have questions or wish to receive email updates about meeting dates and agendas.

The February agenda includes updates on the Houston Permitting Center Plan Review and the Safe Streets Initiative. Time is reserved for public comments at the end of the meeting.


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METRONext Community Meeting for Montrose/ Neartown
Feb
6
6:30 PM18:30

METRONext Community Meeting for Montrose/ Neartown

METRO is coming back to the community to share the draft long-range transportation plan, designed with previous public input. This open house is an opportunity to learn what projects are being considered through 2040 and give direct feedback to METRO staff. The final plan will become the basis for a voter referendum this November.

Recommended routes through neighborhood (due to construction)

View full Schedule of Public Meetings.

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Feb
5
7:00 PM19:00

Positive Interaction with Police Program (PIP) – Central Division PIP Meeting

  • 1602 State Street Houston, TX 77007 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Central One Division of Houston Police Department (HPD) hosts a monthly PIP meeting on the first Tuesday of each month, to allow residents of Montrose to meet and interact with local HPD officers to discuss crime and safety within their neighborhoods.

The speaker on Feb 5 will be from the Harris County Attorney's Office (Douglas Ray) who will speak on CHL (concealed handgun license) laws. Drinks and snacks will be provided.

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Jan
25
11:00 AM11:00

H-GAC High Capacity Transit Task Force

The High Capacity Transit (HCT) Task Force provides the H-GAC Transit Policy Council (TPC), which has the responsibility of recommending and approving regional transportation projects, an opportunity to analyze the economic impact of transit on our region, and to provide for better regional coordination.

At the January meeting, HCT workgroups will present proposed findings on economic impact, service concept, and funding and governance to HCT immediately after the January TPC meeting. Time will be allotted for public comment.

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TRANSIT VISIONS FROM METRO & H-GAC
Jan
23
12:30 PM12:30

TRANSIT VISIONS FROM METRO & H-GAC

  • Houston-Galveston Area Council (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A Houston Tomorrow Civic Discussion

An important opportunity to learn about and discuss the METRONext Moving Forward Plan - a draft plan for the METRO service area through 2040 - and the H-GAC High Capacity Network 2045 Vision for the 8-county region. Carrin Patman is METRO Board Chair and Amanda Edwards is CoH At-Large Council Member. Patman and Edwards are members of the H-GAC Transportation Policy Council and co-chair the H-GAC High Capacity Transit Task Force.

Free event presented by Houston Tomorrow. Bring your lunch. RSVP to info@houstontomorrow.org.

Houston Tomorrow Jan2019.PNG
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Dec
14
10:00 AM10:00

Celebration of Life for Patrick Walsh

  • Emancipation Park Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Patrick Walsh, who was Director of Planning and Development for the City of Houston, lost his courageous battle against glioblastoma brain cancer on Friday, November 23, 2018.

Pat was a pioneer in progressive changes for the City. He championed needed improvements that make a real difference to our neighborhoods - his passing is a great loss.

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Houston Chronicle: Patrick Walsh, who led development of Plan Houston, city bike plan, succumbs to cancer

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Nov
26
9:00 AM09:00

Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure (TTI) Committee

  • City Hall Council Chambers (901 Bagby St., 2nd Floor). (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The City Council TTI Committee reviews matters pertaining to the Information Technology, General Services, and Public Works Departments, as well as Rebuild Houston, Water & Sewer, Streets & Drainage, and water resources and conservation. Please note earlier starting time than regular monthly meetings. The presentations will be posted on the TTI Committee website when they become available.

Agenda .

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