Shepherd and Durham Reconstruction

The Shepherd Durham Project: Safety, Accessibility, and Roadway Improvements Initiated

We officially launched The Shepherd Durham Project on December 4, 2021 as the year came to an end. With construction set to begin this spring, the project will increase public safety and accessibility on Shepherd and Durham between I-610 N (North Loop) and I-10 (Katy Freeway). We expect that smartly designed infrastructure will make for …

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Shepherd and Durham Major Investment Project

The Shephard Durham project is focused on safety, connectivity, and reconstruction of aging infrastructure including the roadway, water, wastewater, and stormwater facilities. The available right-of-way allows for intersection improvements to reduce congestion, the addition of separated bike lanes and improved walkways for pedestrians. Click the images below to view current renderings The Memorial Heights Redevelopment …

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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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Your Opinion Matters!

The Memorial Heights Redevelopment Authority (MHRA) would like to know about the people and businesses that live and work in our service area by participating in a mobility survey. Your responses are confidential and will only be used to plan for future capital projects.