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Improved Pedestrian Crossings

See these intersection designs that have reduced the number of vehicle and pedestrian accidents.  The cost and implementation is drastically less than the cost of other redesign projects to keep pedestrians safe at intersections.  Are there intersections you use that could benefit from such… Continue Reading “Improved Pedestrian Crossings”

Resilient Cities: Houston

On August 29, 2018 Mayor Sylvester Turner and Michael Berkowitz, president of 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation (100RC), announced that Houston will join the 100 Resilient Cities Network.  This is a global effort to build urban centers than can weather… Continue Reading “Resilient Cities: Houston”

Harris County Flood Control Bond Issue

The bond election on August 26th, 2018 was approved.  This means $2.5 billion dollars will be coming to Houston area for flood mitigation.  What does it mean for our area?  See the Chronicle and Harris County Flood Control District for a list of projects and here… Continue Reading “Harris County Flood Control Bond Issue”