August 27, 2018

City of Houston Planning and Development Department: Vision & Opportunities Public Open Houses North Houston Highway Improvement Project

The Planning and Development Department invites the public to a series of open houses for central city neighborhoods adjacent to TxDOT’s North Houston Highway Improvement Project.

The public is encouraged to participate in the planning of future opportunities that will enhance the highway corridor and re-connect Houston’s neighborhoods with new parks, trails, and civic amenities. Each open house will focus on a different segment and its adjacent neighborhoods:


EAST: Third Ward, Midtown, EaDo, East End & Downtown (Interstates 45 & 69, from Alabama to Commerce Streets)


Wednesday, August 29, 2018 – 5:30-7:00 PM

George R. Brown Convention Center, Room 360

1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010

Parking available at Discovery Green Garage and Avenida South Garage

Please RSVP here.


NORTH: Fifth Ward, Near Northside, First Ward, Sixth Ward & Downtown (Interstates 10 & 45, from Gregg to Houston Avenue and Quitman Street)


Tuesday, September 4, 2018 – 5:30-7:00 PM

University of Houston Downtown, Welcome Center, Room GSB 302

201 Girard St, Houston, TX 77007

Parking available at the Welcome Center Garage

Please RSVP here.


WEST: Sixth Ward, Fourth Ward, Midtown & Downtown (Interstate 45 Downtown Connector, from Franklin to Brazos Streets, and the future disposition of the Pierce Elevated)


Thursday, September 13, 2018 – 5:30-7:00 PM

Houston Public Library, Fourth Floor Program Place

500 McKinney St, Houston, TX 77002

Parking available at the Houston Public Library Garage

Please RSVP here.