Houston Strategies

An open dialogue on serious strategies for making Houston a better city, as well as a coalition-builder to make them happen. All comments, email, and support welcome.

Apr 21
Why the Texans should draft Johnny, light rail pros and cons, HTC, and more : Before we get to this week's smaller misc items, my case for why the Texans should draft Johnny Manziel if they feel he's at least in the ballpark of similar potential to the other available quarterba...
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Apr 13
METRO considers making rush hour traffic even WORSE, real housing affordability, the gentrification problem, and more : It just makes no sense to me that METRO is considering charging for Park & Ride parking....
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Apr 7
Architecture Digest and Yahoo love Houston, top rankings, Mayor SOTC, workforce certificates over college degrees, and the problem of transit and dispersed jobs : Lots of items this week... Architecture Digest on "HOW HOUSTON REINVENTED ITSELF AS A CULTURAL POWERHOUSE - In recent years the Texas city has become an artistic and culinary center, attracting visit...
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Apr 1
HPD forming task force against ride services : As the Uber and Lyft ride-sharing debate heats up in Houston, HPD has decided to step up enforcement (like this) with a new dedicated task force that has already snagged its first culprits....
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