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Here you will find articles about sustainability in our region, Our Great Region 2040 plan, press releases, videos and other links of interest.

 

 

 

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2016

12/7/2016 Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge receives Reach Award for its work Anahuac Progress
12/8/2016 Refuge earns Reach Award for new park boardwalks Liberty County Vindicator
12/12/2016 Double Bayou Watershed Protection Plan Project Receives Our Great Region Diligence Award Digital Journal

2013

11/11/2013 Transportation officials seek input on long-range plans Houston Chronicle
11/8/2013 Open house seeks input for Our Great Region 2040 plan Bellaire Examiner
11/6/2013 Help Shape The Future Of The Region-Draft Our Great Region 2040 Plan available for Public Comment Liberty County Vindicator
11/6/2013 Imagine This Place in 2040 - Galveston Daily News Editorial Galveston County Daily News
11/4/2013 HGAC looking for public input on 2040 Plan Magnolia Potpourri
11/4/2013 HGAC looking for public input on 2040 Plan Cypress Creek Mirror
11/3/2013 Help shape the future of the region Bellaire Examiner
11/3/2013 Help shape the future of the region Memorial Examiner
11/3/2013 Help shape the future of the region The Rancher
11/2/2013 HGAC: Help shape future of region Eastex Advocate
11/2/2013 HGAC: Help shape future of region Cleveland Advocate
11/2/2013 HGAC: Help shape future of region Dayton News
11/1/2013 HGAC looking for public input on 2040 Plan Tomball Potpourri
11/1/2013 Houston-Galveston Area Council looking for public input on 2040 Plan The Spring Observer
11/1/2013 Houston-Galveston Area Council looking for public input on 2040 Plan Magnolia Potpourri
10/24/2013 Area Residents asked to give input on wide-ranging plan for the region's future Houston Public Media
10/23/2013 HGAC 'Our Great Region 2040' draft plan open for public comment: Open houses begin tonight Your SoutheastTexas.com
10/21/2013 H-GAC seeks public input on 2040 regional plan Community Impact Newspaper
10/17/2013 Help shape the future of the region Bellaire Examiner
10/17/2013 Help shape the future of the region Memorial Examiner
10/17/2013 Help shape the future of the region The Rancher
10/17/2013 H-GAC releases regional sustainability plan Houston Tomorrow
10/17/2013 HGACs Draft Our Great Region 2040 plan available for public comment The Pasadena Citizen
10/17/2013 HGACs Draft Our Great Region 2040 plan available for public comment The Pearland Journal
10/17/2013 HGAC's Draft Our Great Region 2040 plan available for public comment The Friendswood Journal
10/17/2013 HGAC's Draft Our Great Region 2040 plan available for public comment The Bay Area Citizen
10/17/2013 HGAC's Draft Our Great Region 2040 plan available for public comment Deer Park Broadcaster
10/7/2013 Houston Planning Department receives Award from Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association Houston Style Magazine
9/19/2013 Case study finds incentives for Cypress Creek Greenway Community Impact Newspaper
9/18/2013 Study focuses on area along Cypress Creek Ultimate Spring
8/30/2013 Cypress Creek Greenway project seeks community involvement Cypress Creek Mirror
5/23/2013 City starts campaign to rebrand Huntsville Item
4/2/2013 What do you want to see along Cypress Creek? Ultimate Spring
3/21/2013 Groups gather feedback for Cypress Creek Greenway study Community Impact Newspaper
3/19/2013 Public input needed on Cypress Creek parks Ultimate Kingwood
3/14/2013 Bayou Greenway initiative gains momentum Community Impact Newspaper
3/1/2013 Houston Parks Board seeks public input for Cypress Creek Greenway case study Cypress Creek Mirror
1/25/2013 Houston needs comprehensive sustainability plan for its future Houston Chronicle

2012

12/19/2012 Implementation of Cypress Creek Greenway around the bend Community Impact Newspaper
12/2/2012 Harnessing Huntsville's potential: Community identifies areas for improvement Huntsville Item
11/17/2012 Community feedback to guide city's growth study Huntsville Item
10/29/2012 Help us get the word out! Houston-Galveston Area Council Liberty County Vindicator
10/12/2012 What is the future of our region? Answer the survey, it helps Liberty County Vindicator
10/11/2012 Survey asks: What is the future of our region? Cleveland Advocate
10/11/2012 Survey asks: What is the future of our region? Eastex Advocate
10/11/2012 Survey asks: What is the future of our region? Dayton Advocate
10/11/2012 What is the Future of Our Region? Survey to inform creation of Regional Plan for Sustainable Development Guidry News
10/2/2012 Spotlight on Sustainability: A fresh approach to regional planning in southern Texas Smart Growth America
9/18/2012 Speak Up! Share ideas! It's Our Region Montrose Management District
8/13/2012 Public participation program presented Wharton Journal Spectator
7/26/2012 Houston-Galveston Area Council provides community training, Anahuac Aug. 9 Liberty County Vindicator
7/25/2012 Community Trainings Set Across Region Anahuac Progress
7/24/2012 Community Trainings Set Across Region Guidry News
6/8/2012 Partnership in the News: HUD officials visiting Texas witness economic development in action Smart Growth America
5/8/2012 Houston Galveston Regional Plan for Sustainable Development Public Meeting Plancast
4/30/2012 Area growth leads to long term planning The Tribune
4/30/2012 Fort Bend County residents provide ideas for future of Greater Houston Your Fort Bend News
4/22/2012 Regional Plan for Sustainable Development Fort Bend Conservative
4/4/2012 Missouri City residents encouraged to share ideas at public meeting on April 24 Your Fort Bend News
3/20/2012 Local voices can be heard today for regional growth plan The Facts
3/12/2012 Houston-Galveston Area Council seeks public opinion The Pearland Journal
3/8/2012 Magnolia residents provide input for Houston-Galveston Regional Plan Community Impact Newspaper
3/7/2012 H-GAC seeks residents’ input on sustainability The Courier of Montgomery County
3/7/2012 Planning meeting set for Thursday The Sealy News
3/5/2012 H-GAC seeks input on regional sustainability plan Your Fort Bend News
3/5/2012 H-GAC seeks input on regional sustainability plan The Rancher
3/5/2012 H-GAC seeks input on regional sustainability plan The Cypress Mirror
2/22/2012 H-GAC looks to residents for input on growth The Woodlands Villager
2/22/2012 H-GAC looks to residents for input on growth The Courier of Montgomery County
2/22/2012 Planning For The Future: Local residents join regional planning effort Wharton Journal-Spectator
2/17/2012 Regional Plan for Sustainable Development Launches Online Forum, Facebook Page, Online Survey Guidry News
2/17/2012 Houston Galveston Regional Plan launches online forum, Facebook The Liberty County Vindicator
2/17/2012 Localities have voice in regional growth plan The Dayton News
2/17/2012 Localities have voice in regional growth plan The Lake Houston Observer
2/15/2012 Meeting on area’s growth planned Wharton Journal-Spectator
2/14/2012 H-GAC seeks input on housing, transportation, infrastructure at Feb. 16 meeting in Dayton The Dayton News
2/10/2012 Citizens, civic leaders discuss growth in Walker County Huntsville Item
2/9/2012 Public meeting set today in Anahuac on sustainability plan Baytown Sun
2/2/2012 Group developing long-term plan for area growth Galveston Daily News
1/30/2012 Residents asked for input in visioning session Bay City Tribune
1/17/2012 H-GAC invites comments on Houston region growth plan Houston Business Journal
1/17/2012 Houston Galveston Regional Plan Kicks Off Guidry News
1/17/2012 Houston-Galveston Area Council seeks volunteers, ideas to shape communities Atascocita Observer

2010

10/20/2010 Grant designed to connect jobs, affordable housing Houston Chronicle
10/15/2010 Green Money: Houston Awarded Nearly $4 Million In Sustainable Living Grant Culture Map Houston
10/15/2010 Houston Area Awarded $3,750,000 Grant For Community Sustainability Plan Examiner.com

 

Area Residents Asked To Give Input On Wide-Ranging Plan For The Region's Future - Broadcast November 5, 2013, on KUHF


Area Residents asked to give input on wide-ranging plan for the region's future - Broadcast October 24, 2013, on KUHF


H-GAC 'Our Great Region 2040' Draft Plan Open for Public Comment: Open Houses Begin Tonight - Broadcast October 23, 2013, on Your SoutheastTexas.com (KNET/KKHA)


Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce - Broadcast April 16, 2012, on La Tremenda, 1010AM

 

Grant Money Could Change How Houstonians Live - Broadcast October 10, 2012 on KTRK

 

Visit the City of Houston's Sustainable Houston YouTube Channel, or check out a couple of the videos here.

 

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