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Thursday’s Show: HPD’s New Drug Raid Policy, And I-45 Project Concerns (Oct. 24, 2019)

On Thursday’s Houston Matters: HPD’s new policy for serving high-risk warrants in drug cases, citizens share their concerns about TxDOT’s plans for improving I-45, and the challenge of being a strong-willed woman in communities of faith.

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On Thursday’s Houston Matters: The Houston Police Department is establishing a new way to handle serving high-risk warrants in drug cases. Chief Art Acevedo discusses the policy change, which he says should protect officers from something similar in the future:

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Also this hour: Some citizens share their concerns about TxDOT’s plans for improving I-45:

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And Houston writer and musician Cameron Dezen Hammon discusses the challenges of being a strong-willed woman in communities of faith that often don’t embrace women in leadership roles:

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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