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Houston Matters

Why an arrow shape frequently appears when you map certain factors in Houston

Posted on · If you map environmental factors, race, politics, and other indicators in Houston, you often end up with an arrow shape. What is "the “Houston Arrow” and what does it tell us about resources and policies in our city?


Houston Matters

Addressing affordable housing at the legislature (March 21, 2023)

Posted on · On Tuesday's show: We learn how state lawmakers plan to address the issue of affordable housing during this legislative session. And we talk with a Houston storm chaser.


Houston Matters

Housing projects face backlash (Feb. 16, 2023)

Posted on · On Thursday's show: We discuss a number of proposed low-income housing projects identified by the city's housing department and concerns regarding them. And we talk about what it would actually mean if the state takes over HISD.

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Houston City Council supports 14 new affordable housing projects, delays vote on two projects facing backlash

Posted on · During the city’s housing committee meeting last week, some residents expressed their opposition towards the proposed developments in their neighborhoods, citing infrastructure issues, and describing the Felicity Oaks neighborhood as a food desert – as reasons why they can’t support the development. 

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