//Mobility & Transportation

City of Houston Launches ParkHouston Mobile Parking App

2017-05-24T13:31:14+00:00May 24th, 2017|Articles, Mobility & Transportation|

The City of Houston and Parkmobile, LLC have partnered to launch a custom parking app for mobile payments called ParkHouston. The application allows parkers to use their mobile devices to pay for parking at the 9,200 metered, on-street parking spaces throughout the city. Customers using the ParkHouston app can pay for parking with their smartphones [...]

Airport Boulevard Project – Hiram Clarke Road to FM 521

2017-04-07T09:04:12+00:00April 7th, 2017|Articles, Mobility & Transportation|

Airport Boulevard Purpose TxDOT proposes to widen and extend Airport Boulevard from Hiram Clarke Road to FM 521 in southwest Houston, Harris County, Texas. The proposed project would include the construction of additional travel lanes, bicycle lanes, pedestrian sidewalks and a raised median with dedicated left-turn lanes at selected intersections. The first part [...]

H-GAC Transportation Survey – asking for your assistance

2017-02-04T18:15:55+00:00February 4th, 2017|Articles, Mobility & Transportation|

We are asking for your assistance with a survey CDS is conducting for the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC). It’s a region-wide community survey of public transportation service needs and opinions, including topics such as ride sharing, local bus service, park and ride service, and other types of public transportation services. We’ve conducted a phone survey, [...]

IH 10 E/B Major Closures between Antoine and IH 45 for the week of Jan. 16 and the weekend of Jan. 20-23

2017-01-16T14:37:42+00:00January 16th, 2017|Articles, Mobility & Transportation|

Please see below for information regarding the reopening of the remaining Houston Ave. Northbound Lane at IH 10. The reopening of this lane took place this morning. No closures remain in place for this project at this time. However, major closures of the IH 10 Eastbound Mainlanes remain as previously scheduled for the weekend on [...]

Houston mayor addresses issues at BOMD/SWH2000 breakfast meeting

2017-01-30T15:23:59+00:00January 11th, 2017|Articles, Business Development, Environmental & Urban Design, Mobility & Transportation, Photos, Public Safety, Videos|

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner fought rush hour traffic to address a joint breakfast meeting of the Brays Oaks Management District and Southwest Houston 2000 Tuesday, Jan. 10 at Houston Baptist University. The mayor spoke about the city's growth and diversity and talked about issues that concern all Houstonians––not just those affecting residents in the southwest [...]

Street Closure Alert for Houston Marathon

2017-01-06T13:57:20+00:00January 6th, 2017|Articles, Mobility & Transportation|

The City of Houston will welcome the annual Chevron Houston Marathon, Aramco Houston Half Marathon, and ABB 5K the weekend of January 14th -15th. In addition to the races, multiple events will be happening in and around the downtown area that will add to the excitement. Various City departments are working together with the Houston [...]