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Tuesday’s Houston Matters: Remembering George Floyd, And Plans For A Houston Hip-Hop Museum (June 9, 2020)

On today’s show: Funeral services for George Floyd, City Controller Chris Brown answers questions about the city’s finances, warm weather gardening advice, and a museum to honor Houston hip-hop.

On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: Funeral services will be held today for George Floyd following a public visitation Monday.

Also this hour: City Controller Chris Brown answers your questions about the city’s budget and finances.

Plus, this week Houston is set to see its hottest weather of the year so far thanks to Tropical Storm Cristobal. Meg Tapp from the Garden Club of Houston tells us what that means for your garden and answers listener questions.

And we learn about plans for a new HTX Hip-Hop Museum, honoring the past and present of the city’s rap and hip-hop scene.

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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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