Local Plans

The plans listed below were created by the City, neighborhoods, developers, and agencies outside of the City of Houston interested in improving their constituency. They are not endorsed by the City but are recognized as collective visions focused on improving neighborhoods and districts in Houston. You may follow the links to the actual plans of each organization.

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If your organization’s plan is not included in our database, please contact Lynn Henson at 832-393-6548 or by email at lynn.henson@houstontx.gov in order to be considered for inclusion into Plan Houston.

 

Plan Lead Organization Date Completed Project Summary
West Houston Mobility Plan Houston-Galveston Area Council 2015 The plan is intended to facilitate for the orderly provision of infrastructure to accommodate future population and employment growth in West Houston. The plan includes conceptualization of optimal land use, identification of needed transportation improvements, and the development of multimodal transportation strategies.
Fourth Ward Livable Center Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2010 The plan is a partnership between the Houston-Galveston Area Council, Fourth Ward Redevelopment Authority, and the City of Houston for developing Livable Center recommendations, infrastructure improvements, and urban design solutions for the neighborhood guided by a series of focus groups.
Museum Park Livable Center Study Houston-Galveston Area Council, Museum Park Super Neighborhood, Houston Southeast (Greater Southeast Management District 2016 The plan was completed for the Museum Park neighborhood as part of the Livable Centers Program with the goal of proposing implementable ideas that create or further enhance the community as a place people perceive as safe, convenient and desirable, while addressing projected growth for the region.
Hobby Livable Center Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2017 The goal of the study is to create Livable Centers for the Hobby District that will spur reinvestment, help rediscover the character that made the Hobby area attractive, and create an environment that is rich in opportunities.
Kashmere Gardens Livable Center Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2017 The plan focuses on helping the Near Northside Management District and other Kashmere Gardens stakeholders direct changes in the community to address needs and benefit existing residents, as well as create an inviting environment for new residents, visitors, employees, businesses, and consumers.
Third Ward Pedestrian and Bicycle Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2004 In the district of Third Ward, community leaders were invited to share what is most important about the neighborhood related to walking and bicycling. The study identified several projects that could be implemented quickly to reach the vision of the community leaders.
Montrose Pedestrian & Bicyclist Plan Houston-Galveston Area Council 2005 The plan is a conceptual master plan for comprehensive pedestrian and bicyclist improvements in the Montrose area intended to fit the needs of the community’s residents, businesses and visitors.
Gulfton Pedestrian & Bicyclist Special District Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2005 The study assesses the needs of the Gulfton district and provides potential solutions to improve pedestrian and bicyclist mobility in the area.
Fifth Ward Pedestrian and Bicyclist Special District Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2011 The main focus of the study is southeastern Fifth Ward and its connections to Downtown. The study seeks to improve the safety of pedestrians and bicyclists, provide greater connectivity within the study area, and reinforce linkages to Downtown and other destinations such as Buffalo Bayou.
Airline Improvement District Pedestrian and Bicyclist Special District Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2009 The main focus of the study is the Airline Drive flea market area. The study seeks to improve the safety of pedestrians in the busy commercial zone, as well as to regularize the flow of vehicles, to improve access for transit and emergency vehicles.
Texas Medical Center Mobility Study City of Houston 2014 The City of Houston and the Texas Medical Center (TMC) developed a transportation plan for the TMC campus and surrounding area through the Texas Medical Center Mobility Study. The TMC Mobility Study’s objective is to develop a comprehensive list of multi-modal transportation improvements for the study area.
Northwest Mobility Study City of Houston 2015 The plan is a sub-regional study of the Northwest area assessing the corridor network and the greater transportation network including individual systems such as the bicycle and transit networks.
Heights/Northside Mobility Study City of Houston 2015 The plan is a sub-regional study of the Heights-Northside area assessing the corridor network and the greater transportation network including individual systems such as the bicycle and transit networks.
Acres Home Revitalization Strategies Plan The Acres Home Citizen Council Coalition, City of Houston Planning and Development Department 1999 The plan was created to develop goals and action plans to stimulate and guide revitalization in the Acres Home Community.
East End Technical Assistance Panel Urban Land Institute 2015 The report was conducted by a Technical Assistance Panel for the East End neighborhood. Recommendations were made to catalyze more cohesive redevelopment in an area that has struggled to attract meaningful, coordinated development and investment.
Fifth Ward/Buffalo Bayou/East End Livable Centers Study TIRZ #23 Harrisburg Zone 2014-2015 As established by H-GAC’s Livable Centers Program, the purpose of the Fifth Ward / Buffalo Bayou / East End Livable Centers is to facilitate the creation of sustainable, viable, mixed-use, and mixed-income environments.
TIRZ #23 Project Plan, Fiscal Year 2015-2016 TIRZ #23 Harrisburg Zone 2015-2016 This project plan is a list of projects presented to the TIRZ board of directors for future consideration.
Greater East End Competitive Evaluation Greater East End Management District 2013 The Competitive Summary section summarizes the findings of this assessment in a SWOT-style inventory of strengths, weaknesses and overall competitiveness for development in the East End. The summary specifically focuses on the aspects of the neighborhood that are most important to economic development objectives.
East End Mobility Study Greater East End Management District, Houston-Galveston Area Council 2012 The plan, covering an historic community of East End near Downtown, represents a significant opportunity to assess and define the local mobility needs and develop improvement opportunities to support and stimulate development in the area.
Greater East End Livable Centers Master Plan Greater East End Management District 2011 The plan is an initiative to redevelop the old Second Ward area of Houston into a sustainable, transit-oriented, walkable, compact and mixed-use urban neighborhood.
The Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences in the Greater Houston Area, TX Americans for the Arts 2010 This documents the economic impact of the nonprofit arts and culture industry in 182 communities and regions and extracted data for the Greater Houston Area.
V1SION GOAL3 S7RATEGIES Strategic Plan for 2015-2017 Episcopal Health Foundation 2015 Recommendations to grant making, finding collaborative partners, learning and addressing research needs, and supporting the leadership can be found within this document.
Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area Plan Caper PY2008-2012 Harris County Community Services Department 2008 The document is a summary of successful neighborhood revitalization strategies and a history and the importance of the district designation as well as an update of neighborhood progress.
Airline Community Revitalization Plan Harris County Community and Economic Development Department 2006 The plan recommends strategies, solutions and initiatives to address challenges within the District. An implementation strategy is included and program information is provided
Master Plan for Buffalo Bayou and Beyond Buffalo Bayou Partnership   This document outlines plans for the rehabilitation of the waterway to improve ecological and conveyance functionality while redeveloping scenic, leisure and recreational resources as well as economic revitalization of neighborhoods surrounding the bayou.
Compendium of Plans BLUEPRINT Houston 2003 This report concerns the planning efforts that have been conducted over the last 13 years in Houston. It contains reviews and analysis of 35 plans addressing the urban condition and growth of the city.
Buffalo Bayou Park Master Plan [update] Shepherd to Sabine Buffalo Bayou Partnership   This is a project based master plan created to enhance green space, improve recreational amenities, restore the bayou channel and improve access to nearby neighborhoods
Buffalo Bayou Park Vegetation Plan Buffalo Bayou Partnership   The plan describes effective vegetation management policies and practices for significant zones in Buffalo Bayou Park. It is a basic guideline for increasing diversity and habitat and stabilizing banks.
West 11th Street Park Master Plan Park Advisory Council 2002 The project background, long term and short term goals, current issues and funding sources are summarized in this park plan.
City of Houston 2010 Citizen Participation Plan For The Consolidated Plan Housing and Community Development Department 2010 This plan summarizes the ways in which citizens can actively participate in the development of activities through the Community Development Block Grant funds.
Chambers County Greenprint For Growth and Conservation Chambers County   This document is a summary of the planning process and a roadmap for Chambers County's future. It is a vision for future growth and a plan to protect important natural resources.
Chambers County Community Health Assessment Houston Parks and Recreation Department 2008 This document is the update to the 2001 Parks and Recreation Master Plan and looks at a broader vision of park and recreation goals and methods of accomplishing these goals.
Neighborhood Ready Discussion Guide Houston UASI, Ready Houston   This document guides and assists residents in creating an emergency and preparedness plan and lists community resources in the event of disaster.
Major Thoroughfare and Freeway Plan Policy Statement City of Houston On-going Found within this document are policies, definitions, and descriptions of the on-going effort of maintaining maximum mobility and accessibility within the region.
EaDo PROMENADE East Downtown Management District   The document provides development guidelines to assist devevlopers and architects and ensure alignment with EaDo's vision of creating an L.I.D. sub-district plan, EaDo Promenade
denver harbor: healthy community design ideas book Community Design Resource Center - University of Houston 2013 Seven strategies are identified for building healthy communities and can be found applied to the Denver Harbor Super Neighborhood in this summary document.
Livable Centers Study for Houston Downtown Management District & East Downtown Management District H-GAC   This summary memorandum highlights the analysis, goals and long-term visions and implementation strategies for East Downtown.
Downtown | Eado Livable Centers Study SAC3 H-GAC 2011 The plan highlights the analysis, goals and long-term visions and implementation strategies for Downtown / East Downtown.
Eastside Village Plan South East Houston Community Development Corporation 1997 This document describes and summarizes the 1997 Eastside Village Plan process for neightborhood revitalization
Master Plan Ellington Field Houston Airport System   The report presents findings and conclusions of the Comprehensive Plan. It documents implementation recommendations by the City of Houston and the Houston Airport System.
Energy Corridor District Master Plan Energy Corridor District   This presentation summarizes existing conditions and outlines the potential growth and redevelopment strategies for the Energy Corridor District.
H-CAD Facet 5261B Harris County Appraisal District   This is a map of Facet 5261B representing approximate locations of property boundaries.
fifth ward: healthy community design ideas book Community Design Resource Center - University of Houston 2013 Seven strategies are identified for building healthy communities and can be found applied to the Denver Harbor Super Neighborhood in this summary document.
Fondren Southwest Revitalization Effort (2000) Summary Southwest Houston, Inc. 2000 This document is a plan summary for the 4.5 square-mile Fondren SW planning study.
Fourth Ward Final Report H-GAC 2010 The plan contains project values, goals and metrics, a community framework plan and accompanying implementation strategies.
East End Livable Centers Plan H-GAC 2009 The plan provides analysis, master planning, transit improvement recommendations, infill development projects and funding sources.
Region H State Water Plan Region H Water Planning Group 2016 The document was prepared for inclusion and integration into a statewide water plan. It includes projections on water demand, water supply and water management strategies for Region H covering portions of the San Jacinto, Brazos, and Trinity River basins.

Region K State Water Plan Executive Summary
Region K State Water Plan Volume 1
Region K State Water Plan Volume 2

Lower Colorado Regional Water Planning Group 2015-2016 The document was prepared for inclusion and integration into a statewide water plan. It includes projections on water demand, water supply and water management strategies for Region K.
A Vision for the Houston Region unclear, not stated    
Counting on Quality of Place Air Quality, Parks & Trails, and Trees Center for Houston's Future 2009 This is an update of four indicators found in the Center's 2007 prublication on quality of life.
The Houston Arts Survey: Participation, Perceptions and Prospects Rice University Kinder Institute for Urban Research 2012 This summary document offers the findings of a perception and expereicnes survey with regard to the Arts within Harris County.
Master Plan for Parks, Recreation and Open Space phase two Harris County 2002 The plan update broadens the scope to include the review and analysis of a consolidated inventory of park and recreation facilities in the County.
2008 The City of Houston Health Disparities Data Report Department of Health and Human Services 2008 The purpose of this document is to highlight factors related to the health of racial / ethnic groups and identify potential underlying causes.
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center Community Health Needs Assessment Implementation Plan 2013 Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center   Based on a previously conducted Needs Assessment from 2012 - 2013, implementation strategies for six of the top eight main needs identified are outlined within the document.
International Management District Zones and Strategies International Management District   This document outlines a set of guidelines to shape future development in the district organized around Housing, Economic Development and Public Spaces.
A Declaration of Beliefs and Visions HISD 2010 This document is the Board of Educations Declaration of Beliefs for HISD.
HCC Strategic Plan | 2012 - 2015 Houston Community College 2012-2015 The document identifies seven iniatives to be undertaken in an effort to move the HCC system of institutions to the next level focusing primarily on student success.
Counting on Quality of Place Water Quality, Green Buildings & Water Supply Center for Houston's Future 2010 This report updates the findings of two of the nine indicators outlined in the 2007 benchmark study, water quality and green buildings
Preparing Houston To Skill Up J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. 2014 This plan describes the findings and recommendations needed to close the skills gap to help ensure the growth of the region's economy and economic opportunity for all Houstonians.
Washington Avenue Livable Centers Study H-GAC   This plan builds a vision for future development. It outlines project goals and provides recommendations on projects, implementation and funding.
Washington Avenue Coalition Summary Washington Avenue Coalition   The document is a plan summary describing the steps taken to create a plan which seeks to make the district a vital inner-city destination.
Lyons Avenue Revitalization Plan (1996) Planning and Development Department - Neighborhood Partnership Program   This document is a plan summary for the Lyons Avenue Revitalization Plan
Ensemble / HCC Livable Centers Study Final Report H-GAC 2010 This plan sets a vision for and provides implementation solutions and an action plan.
Walkable Montrose Montrose Boulevard Conservancy   The plan defines the steps for re-establishing Montrose as Houston's Grand Boulevard. Implementation is outlined for two primary phases.
Upper Kirby TIRZ #19 Project and Finance Plan City of Houston 2009 This document is an ordinance approving a third amendment to the project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 9 South Post Oak First Amendment Project Plan City of Houston 1999 This document is the first amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 15 East Downtown Second Amendment Project Plan City of Houston 2011 This document presents amendments such as the development of the soccer stadium, duration extension, bond issuance and approval of second amendment to the project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 5 Memorial Heights Fifth Amended Project Plan City of Houston 2011 This document is the ordinance amendment application for TIRZ 5 to remove territory from the Zone's boundaries and the documentation of the process
Gulfgate TIRZ #8 City of Houston 1999 This document is the second amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 7 Old Spanish Trail/ Almeda Corridors Fifth Amended Project Plan City of Houston 2013 This document is the ordinance amendment application for TIRZ 7 to enlarge the boundaries of the Zone.
TIRZ 13 Old Sixth Ward Third Amendment Project Plan City of Houston 2012 This document is the third amendment to the project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 22 Leland Woods Ordinance City of Houston 2007 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 10 Lake HoustonFourth AmendedProject Plan City of Houston 2014 This document is the fourth amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 25 Hiram Clarke / Fort Bend Houston Ordinance City of Houston 2014 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 23 Harrisburg Ordinance City of Houston 2013 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 21 Hardy/Near Northside Ordinance City of Houston 2008 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 24 Greater Houston Ordinance City of Houston 2014 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 11 Greenspoint Second Amended Project Plan City of Houston 2008 This document is the second amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 14 Fourth Ward Second Amended Project Plan City of Houston 2013 This document is the second amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 18 Fifth Ward Amended Project Plan City of Houston 2008 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
Eastside TIRZ #6 TIRZ 6 1997 This document contains the original TIRZ boundary and the Project and Reinvestment Zone Financing Plan.
City Park Reinvestment Zone Number Twelve, City of Houston, Texas Project Plan and Reinvestment Zone Financing Plan City of Houston 1999 This document is the ordinance approving the project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 20 Southwest Houston Ordinance City of Houston 2000 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
TIRZ 16 Uptown Fourth Amended Project Plan City of Houston 2013 This document is the fourth amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan and duration extension.
TIRZ 15 Visioning Session Report TIRZ 17 2009 This document presents the findings, recommendations and summary from the TIRZ 17 Visioning Session
Near Northwest Management District Service, Improvement and Assessment Plan Near Northwest Management District 2010-2025 This Service Plan outlines estimated costs and provides a proposal for funding in addition to the presenting the vision, goals, services to be rendered and improvements to be made for commercial property owners within the District.
Northside Quality of Life Agreement Northside Management District   This document summarizes the process and creation of the Quality of Life Agreement for Northside and acts as a roadmap for future development.
West Houston Plan 2050 West Houston Association on-going to 2050 The plan envisions West Houston at mid-century and recommends ways to manage and accommodate growth within the region.
Major Thoroughfare and Freeway Plan Policy Statement City of Houston On-going Found within this document are policies, definitions, and descriptions of the on-going effort of maintaining maximum mobility and accessibility within the region.
1999-2003 Community Health Profiles: Independence Heights Super Neighborhood Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Surveillance and Public Health Preparedness 1999-2003 The document presents findings of the community health profile and highlights important health issues facing the residents of the Independence Heights Super Neighborhood
Independence Heights Quality of Life Agreement Independence Heights Super Neighborhood   This summary document outlines the strategies and projects, process, vision for future development.
Independence Heights - Northline Values Workshop and Visioning Charrette Northside Management District   This document was prepared as a stakeholder engagement workshop presentation for the purpose of verifying the community values.
Transportation Master Plan April 2010 Superneighborhood 22 Transportation Committee 2010 This document is a presentation prepared to compare transportation alternatives in an effort to resolve mobility issues within Superneighborhood 22.
Westbury Revitalization Strategies Planning and Development Department 1998 This document is a plan summary highlighting the instances of neglect, blight and crime in the Westbury area.
Second Ward Action Plan and AIA Document Planning and Development Department 1996 This document is a plan summary highlighting the community goals for neighborhood revitalization for Second Ward Action Plan
Third Ward Urban Redevelopment Plan Planning and Development Department 2005 This document addresses neighborhood revitalization by returning abandoned properties to productive use while increasing affordable housing opportunities.
sunnyside: healthy community design ideas book Community Design Resource Center - University of Houston 2013 Seven strategies are identified for building healthy communities and can be found applied to the Sunnyside Neighborhood in this summary document.
OST South Union Mobility Report      
magnolia park: healthy community design ideas book Community Design Resource Center - University of Houston 2013 Seven strategies are identified for building healthy communities and can be found applied to the Magnolia Park Super Neighborhood in this summary document.
William P. Hobby Airport Master Plan Brochure Houston Airport System   These groups of plans identifies services and facilities that need to be added, replaced or upgraded for the public's safety, use and convenience.
George Bush Intercontinental Master Plan Brochure Houston Airport System, City of Houston   These groups of plans identifies services and facilities that need to be added, replaced or upgraded for the public's safety, use and convenience.
Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership 2012-2016 Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership 2012 The 5-year strategic plan presents a framework for regional economic development focusing on regional collaboration and regional actions to improve quality of life and lead to prosperity.
University of Houston-Downtown Strategic Plan University of Houston- Downtown 2012-2020 The plan outlines six goals which affect the success of students and the desire to be a catalyst of achievement.
Upper Kirby - Livable Centers Study H-GAC 2010 This plan provides a vision, analysis, and implementation road map for creating a walkable, mixed-use environment in Upper Kirby.
Uptown Houston Pedestrian and Transit Master Plan Uptown Houston 2007 This document provides a template for comprehensive implementation of pedestrian-transit access and improvements along major and secondary roadways.
The Urban Collaborative Program Central Houston, Inc. mulit-year The plan describes the vision and goals, strategies, objectives and outcomes for the creation of the Urban Collaborative Program
Uptown Houston Pedestrian and Transit Master Plan Uptown Houston 2007 This document provides a template for comprehensive implementation of streetscape improvements such as wider sidewalks, ADA compliant ramps, trees, signalized intersections, and pedestrian lighting.
Westheimer Corridor Mobility Study H-GAC 2002 This document identifies short range and long range transportation improvements along Westheimer Corridor to improve traffic flow and to enhance the physical character of the corridor.
William P. Hobby Airport 2003 Master Plan Executive Summary Houston Airport System 2020 This master plan document presents the vision setting process, activity and other improvements, and it is designed so that projects may be initiated when demand dictates the need for development of physical and funtional change.
Buffalo Bayou Lighting and Public Art Master Plan Buffalo Bayou Partnership 2001 This document is the summary of the process of creating a lighting and public art plan within the bayou domain and downtown area.
Development Potentials and Timing Buffalo Bayou Corridor Buffalo Bayou Partnership 2005 This report summarizes the financial analysis and market research process, findings and development intervention recommendations.
Waller County Health Assessment Executive Report Center for Healthy Community Development   The underlying goal of the assessment is to improve the health status of the population of Waller County. This document presents methodology, findings and recommendations.
Texas Conservation Action Plan: Gulf Coast Prairies and Marshes Texas Parks and Wildlife Department 2012 This is one of 13 handbooks available, and it provides insight into specific conservation issues, rare communities and important habitats. Resources and programs for participation are also listed.
Midtown Management District Service and Improvement Plan and Assessment Plan for Fiscal Years 2005-2014 Midtown Management District 2005-2009 This ten-year service and improvement and assessment plan sets forth the vision and mission statement, goals, services and improvements for the benefit of property owners within the District.
TIRZ 3 Market Square Ordinance TIRZ 3 1996 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
Draft Environmental Assessment: Town Creek Drainage Improvement Project City of Huntsville   This summary document presents findings form the analysis of the potential environmental impacts of the proposed Town Green project and assists the City in obtaining a FEMA Pre-Disaster Mitigation Grant
Armand Bayou Watershed Plan Coastal Coordination Council   This document presents the current state of the watershed, current management programs and practices, and strategies for achieving the mission of the Partnership.
2009-2011 Houston Port Region Economic Development Strategic Plan Economic Alliance Houston Port Region 2009-2011 The document describes the methodology, consensus approach, summary goals and actions to guide the Port Region for three years.
H-GAC INDEPENDANCE HEIGHTS - NORTHLINE H-GAC 2012 The plan provides a needs assessment, goals and projects, programs and recommended alternatives.
STRATEGIC PLAN 2014 – 2018 FOR THE REGIONAL WORKFORCE SYSTEM Gulf Coast Workforce Board 2014-2018 The document helps employers meet their workforce needs and individuals build careers.
Gulf Coast Region Water Quality Management Plan Update: 2009 H-GAC 20 year The 2009 Update addresses wastewater treatment plant exansion needs for selected districts and the planning region and offers an opportunity to explore consolidating treatment plants.
The Fabulous Fifth: A Revitalization Strategy For Houston's Fifth Ward AIA Communities By Design   The document provides strategic assistance in revitalizing the neighborhood. A vision, road map, funding sources and elements of success are provided
Northside - Livable Centers Study Final Report H-GAC 2010 The plan provides recommendations to guide short and long-term growth. Recommendations and strategies are outlined.
     
Comprehensive Mobility Planning City of Houston 2008 This document presents the initial steps taken in developing the goals and principles for the City Mobility Planning Process and a review of local plans that influence mobility in Houston
Aging Texas Well Plan 2014-15 Department of Aging and Disability Services 2014-2015 This plan guides the Aging Texas Well iniative. The plan aims to establish objectives within the areas mandated by the RP-42.
George R. Brown Convention Center 2025 Master Plan Downtown Management District 2025 The plan summarizes the process of creating the vision plan, analyzes context and impacts to success and reviews strategeis considered for the long range plan.
Long-Term Community Recovery Plan, City of Galveston City of Galveston 2009 The plan documents the history of Galveston, the community recovery vision and provides action steps for long-term diaster recovery.
2009-2011 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Gulf Coast Economic Development District Gulf Coast Economic Development District 2009-2011 The plan provides a framework for regional economic development planning and can be used as a resource within the region.
Bastrop Bayou Watershed Protection Plan H-GAC   This plan addresses water quality issues in the rural watershed draining into Christmas Bay. The goal of the plan is to maintain and improve water quality through direct intervention.
Cedar Bayou Watershed Protection Plan H-GAC 2015 The purpose of the plan is to identify priority water quality issues, investigate their causes and sources, and recommend a comprehensive set of measures for addressing them.
San Bernard River Watershed Protection Plan H-GAC   The purpose of this document is to identify causes and sources of water quality impairments and to bring water quality standards into compliance with state criteria.
The 2035 Houston-Galveston Regional Transportation Plan Update H-GAC   This document was adopted in 2010. It was revised in 2011 based on comments by the Federal Highway Administration review. These comments are captured within the document.
Dickinson Bayou Watershed Protection Plan Texas Commission on Environmental Quality 2009 This plan outlines a series of actions aimed at improving the overall health of the watershed and reducing pollutants entering the Bayou.
TOD at Quitman Lightrail Station Health Impact Assessment Texas Southern University 2012 This study uses a health impact assessment to evaluate the impacts of transit oriented development to assess walkability, afordable housing, parks and trails and mixed-use development. Preliminary findings are presented.
Economic Development Initiative Strategic Plan 2012-2015 Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce 2012 The document is designed to be a road map toward reaching the goals, strategies and recommended actions that will result in business retention, expansion and enhanced appeal.
TIRZ 1 Third Amended Project Plan TIRZ 1 1999 This is the third amended project plan.
TIRZ 2 Midtown Houston Ordinance TIRZ 2 1997 This document is an ordinance approving an amended project plan and reinvestment zone financing plan.
Chambers County Community Health Assessment TX Department of State Health Services 2009 The document purpose is to provide useful information that can assist individuals and organizations in improving health and maximizing resources.
Buffalo Bayou Environmental Issues Relative to Master Plan Development Buffalo Bayou Partnership 2002 This document is the environmental report for the master planning phase of Buffalo Bayou
GREATER EAST END ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY Greater East End Management District   This strategy report provides recommendations to help proiritize actions that facilitate true economic development.
General Plan Database Visions (172) Planning and Development Department   This document contains a list of initial plans utilized in the assessment and strategies phase of the Plan Houston comprehensive effort.
General Plan Database Visions (208) Planning and Development Department   This document contains a list of initial plans utilized in the assessment and strategies phase of the Plan Houston comprehensive effort.
Greater Heights Area Community Plan Summary Planning and Development Department, Greater Heights Community Alliance   This plan summary outlines the process and goals of the full Greater Hieghts Community Plan document.
City of Houston Sustainable Action Plan City of Houston   This plan is a strategy to continue the City’s current energy efficiency and renewable energy programs. The plan considers climate mitigation and adaptation strategies to implement through 2030.
Double Bayou Watershed Protection Plan Double Bayou Watershed Partnership   A Watershed Protection Plan (WPP) is a locally-developed, voluntary watershed management plan that helps to restore and protect water quality.
2040 Regional Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan Houston-Galveston Area Council 2015 This document describes our region’s vision for enhancing pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure within the eight-county Transportation Management Area. The Regional Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan supports the 2040 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP), a long-range, multi-modal transportation plan that guides investment in all types of transportation infrastructure throughout the Houston-Galveston area.
Energy Corridor Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2010-2011 The Energy Corridor Livable Centers Study is a
partnership between the H-GAC and the Energy
Corridor District for developing a vision and plan
for a Livable Center. This plan incorporates
recommendations for transportation, infrastructure
improvements, urban design and economic
development.
Near Northwest Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2010-2011 This document is a Livable Centers plan for the Near Northwest Management District study area that includes land use, economic development, connectivity, greening, and lighting and signage concepts.
Harris County-Airline Improvement District Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council   This study is designed to further the goals of the Livable Centers Program by providing a vision for future growth and development in Nassau Bay. The NASA Area Management District Livable Centers Study evaluates existing demographic, land use, market, connectivity, open space and community development conditions to identify opportunities for mixed-use development, multi-modal connectivity and public realm strategies and make recommendations for detailed design implementation.
Galveston Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2012 The Galveston Livable Centers Study, sponsored by the Galveston Housing Authority and the Historic Downtown Strand Seaport Partnership, seeks to create walkable, mixed-use places that provide multi-modal transportation, improve environmental quality and promote economic development.
League-City Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council   This study will be conducted for the preparation of an “implementation plan” that allows League City to proactively address Main Street and furthers the goals of the Livable Centers program - including the development of feasible catalyst and complementary projects to create a walkable, mixed-use place, as well as a sound financial plan that utilizes public and private resources and investments to bring the goals of the study to reality.
Hempstead Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2012 This study should be used by community leaders to better understand new concepts and strategies to increase social, physical, and cultural opportunities for its residents, business owners, visitors, and other stakeholders.The framework for new development creates destinations that are accessible by walking, bicycling, and using public transportation.
City of Houston/Midtown Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2010 This study is focused on the transit district surrounding the Ensemble/HCC station area. This study looks at the current urban fabric and infrastructure and documents emerging patterns of land use to identify strategies and prioritized objectives for improving the urban fabric and the potential opportunities for strengthening and incentivizing increased land use activity - in line with primary objectives of the Livable Centers program.
NASA Area Management District Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2012  
City of Tomball Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council    
City of Waller Livable Centers Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2009 This document is a study of opportunities to create convenient local services, expand the local tax base, and provide a destination that will help create and enhance community identity. With the prospect of commuter rail transit, it would offer choice in living and working, with a more efficient, responsible, and sustainable means of regional mobility.
Sugar Land Town Center Pedestrian and Bicyclist Special District Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2004 This document is a study to identify districts where there were high levels of
existing or potential pedestrian and bicyclist activity, and where there were significant
opportunities to replace vehicle trips with pedestrian or bicycle trips, and to improve
pedestrian and bicyclist safety.
Missouri City Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan Houston-Galveston Area Council 2009  
Clear Lake Pedestrian and Bicyclist Study Houston-Galveston Area Council 2011 This document explores expanding the network of bicycle facilities and connecting to regional corridors and planned projects for both recreational and utility trips. Recommendations represent an approach to improve safety and pedestrian connectivity in the community while providing options for healthy, active trips.
City of Houston Park Sector Master Plan Phase II City of Houston 2015