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What Houston Expects From Its Next Police Chief (March 16, 2021)

On Tuesday’s show: We consider the qualities Houston’s next police chief should have, City Council Member Letitia Plummer discusses city government, and we get answers to your questions about gardening and insects.


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On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: HPD Chief Art Acevedo's impending departure has community groups wondering what the next chief of police may — or may not — do to further law enforcement reform efforts. What should Houstonians expect from their next chief? We talk it over.

Also this hour: City Council Member Dr. Letitia Plummer answers your questions about issues affecting the city.

Then, after last month’s freeze, many Houstonians are wondering if their plants survived and what to do with them. Meg Tapp from the Garden Club of Houston has answers to your gardening questions.

And how were bugs and insects affected by the freeze? Entomologist Erin Mills fields your questions.

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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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