Announcements

Memorial Heights Redevelopment Authority/TIRZ5 Applies for BUILD Grant

Memorial Heights Redevelopment Authority (MHRA/TIRZ 5) hopes to reconstruct Shepherd and Durham from 6th street to I-610. The total cost of this project is expected to be approximately $100,000,000 and the increment received by the MHRA/TIRZ 5 is not sufficient to fund the entire project so MHRA/TIRZ 5 has been looking for grant opportunities. In …

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Houston Avenue at White Oak Drive Intersection Improvements

The Memorial Heights Redevelopment Authority worked with the City of Houston and the Houston Parks and Recreation Department to reconfigure the intersection of Houston Avenue at White Oak Drive to alleviate driver confusion, improve crossing conditions for pedestrians/cyclists, and improve connectivity to all amenities surrounding the intersection. The improvements included closure of a short block …

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Little Thicket Park Bank Stabilization Project

https://youtu.be/X0teqTiqkMULittle Thicket Park sits on 10 acres tucked between TC Jester Boulevard and Ella Boulevard along the east bank of Little Thicket Bayou. A section of the bayou bank has failed and threatens the stability of a section of the Park. The Memorial Heights Redevelopment Zone/TIRZ 5and Houston Parks and Recreation Department are working together …

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