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.

Dec 20
Thoughts on ULI's bold Astrodome proposal : My own snapshot of the old grey lady on a rainy day as I left the ULI event. --- Longtime readers know I've talked a lot about the Astrodome over the years, with my own thoughts on the indoor park i...
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Dec 14
The future of education is here, it's just not evenly distributed : Last month I attended the iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium in Palm Springs, California to learn more about where education is headed (I blogged about my 2012 experience here)....
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Dec 7
The Peoples' Republic of Upper Kirby, peak car and building our way out of congestion, evaluating urban rail, combining upward mobility with affordability, and more : I'd like to open up this week talking about Salon's crazy rant about central Houston gentrification (alternate link) and, essentially, the declaration of the "Peoples' Republic of Upper Kirby" - which...
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Nov 24
How Opportunity Urbanism can save the global economy (Part 2 of 2) : Last week in part one I clarified the problem and framed the situation. This week in part two are the solutions....
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