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In an effort to improve services, all plan review related services on the 2nd and 3rd floors will have standard walk-in hours from 8 am to 3 pm effective Thursday, August 1, 2019. This includes services for One Stop, Planning, Traffic, Health, City Engineers, Floodplain Management, and Storm. All…
The Water Impact Fee will increase to $790.55 per service unit. No change will be made to the Wastewater Impact Fee. All applications accepted as administratively complete prior to the close of business Friday, June 28, 2019 will be processed under the current rates of $1,199.11 per service unit…
Effective immediately, the Office of the City Engineer will no longer review traffic control plans associated with projects reviewed by OCE. A mobility permit must be secured before obstructing a public roadway or public sidewalk. Traffic control plans are reviewed during the approval process of…
Effective October 1, 2020, the Planning and Development Department will provide applications for Walkable Places Plan (WPP), TOD amendments, Special Parking Area (SPAs), modification of sidewalks and pedestrian realm standards. For more information, visit http://www.houstontx.gov/planning/.    …
The City Engineer has provided the following guidance regarding the elevation of air conditioner systems in the regulated floodplain: The replacement of any equipment should be at the highest elevation possible within reason. However, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and Chapter 19 of…