Houston Matters

With Renovations Moving Forward, Is The Astrodome Debate Finally Over?

Minnette Boesel from the Astrodome Conservancy discusses the vision for the future of the dome and how the space might be used.

The Harris County Commissioner’s Court has approved renovating the Astrodome to raise the floor and make room for a parking garage.

The renovation, once complete, will still leave the dome empty but available for public events. Does this renovation actually end the great dome debate — or just create a new one?

Houston Matters talks it over with Minnette Boesel of the Astrodome Conservancy about the vision for the future of the venue and how the space might be used.

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