Bayou Greenways 2020 is a project that will significantly expand and enhance Houston’s parks system, creating a continuous system within the city limits of 150 miles of parks and trails along Houston’s bayous. Bayou Greenways 2020, which is part of the larger, overarching Bayou Greenways initiative, is estimated at $215 million and is being funded [...]
After two years of construction and a year-long beautification effort, Broadway Boulevard has been transformed into a beautiful signature corridor with new roadway, landscaping, and amenities. “In the past couple of years, we’ve opened a new international terminal at Hobby, completed landscape enhancements along Airport Boulevard, and trails on Sims Bayou [...]
Multiple Streets Rehabilitation PHASE II - T0802 Project consists of roadway panel replacements and sidewalk repairs along the following streets: Selinsky Road, from MLK to Martindale Crestmont, from Hirondel to Vasser Airport Blvd, From Anna Held to Mykawa Wayside, from Dixie to Long Orem Road, from MLK to Martindale Improve neglected roadways, sidewalks, [...]
Park Place Blvd Reconstruction - T0802A Project Limits: IH 45 to Hwy 3 Project consisted of roadway rehabilitation for the majority of Park Place, new 8 foot wide sidewalks, and pedestrian activated traffic signals, METRO bus stops with shelters. Project is complete. Contractor finalizing punch list items Improve neglected roadways, sidewalks, [...]
T-0808 – Public Improvements Along Park Place Blvd. (District I) Improving mobility & quality of life through: Reconstructing curbs, portions of road and resurfacing roadways. Build new 8' wide ADA compliant sidewalks along both sides of road. Install better street lighting. Install pedestrian activated traffic signal – near school / future [...]
The 12/6/3 Project (12 parks/$6 million/3 years) The TIRZ #8 Board has approved an ambitious quality of life plan for the Zone: 12/6/3. The plan will update, renovate and create one new park for a total of 12 public parks over the next three years with an estimated budget of $6 million. Improvements [...]
Madden Lane Reconstruction - T0812 Project Limits: Martindale Road to Mykawa Road Project consists of complete reconstruction of Madden Lane. Rain Gardens along the north side of the road will replace the open ditch section. Proposed 5-6 foot wide sidewalks will be constructed along both sides of the roadway. Project is in 60% design [...]
Telephone Road Reconstruction - T0813 Project Limits: IH610 to Reveille St. Project will consist of complete roadway reconstruction, including drainage, utilities, traffic signals, pedestrian improvements, and streetscape amenities Project is currently in the first phase of preliminary engineering. The TIRZ will be seeking federal funding support for the project in mid 2022 [...]
Mosely Road Rehabilitation - T0817 Project Limits: IH 45 to Scranton Road Project consists of rehabilitation of the existing asphalt road, from IH 45 to Airport, and construction of concrete curb and gutter roadway, from Airport to Scranton Road. The project is in the early design phase. Projected to start construction in March 2023 [...]
T-0820 - MLK Blvd Pedestrian Improvements (District D) This project will involve the construction of a concrete shared path within the existing MLK Blvd median from Sims Bayou to E. Orem Dr. Project to begin in FY 2026 and be complete by FY 2027.
T-0821 – Long Drive Mobility and Safety Improvements (District I) This project will involve roadway replacement from S. Wayside to Telephone Rd. to provide adequate sidewalks. Construction is to begin in FY 2026 and be completed by FY 2027.
Expansion of Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 8 - Executive Summary What is the project? In 2014, City Council approved the expansion of TIRZ 8 from its original 331 acres to an expanded area of approximately 7,838 acres including property south and southwest of Gulfgate Mall. The expansion now offers the opportunity to positively [...]