Current and Past Projects

2022-04-26T12:18:46-05:00

Richmond Avenue Public Art Trail

Part of the St. George Place Redevelopment Authority’s (SGPRA) mission is to rebuild and enhance critical infrastructure within the Redevelopment Zone. By acknowledging the role of art and culture as economic development drivers, the 25,000+ people driving Richmond Avenue every day will be able to enjoy a rotating “museum in the medians” showcasing local, [...]

2022-03-09T09:15:23-06:00

Bering Ditch Sidewalk

Completed Sidewalk South of Beverly Hill St The St. George Place neighborhood is a densely populated and commercially vibrant part of Southwest Houston. Many people live, work, shop, and attend school in this area, especially in the neighborhood surrounding the Pilgrim Academy, located between Hillcroft Ave and Fountain View Dr, south of Richmond [...]

2022-02-15T12:17:10-06:00

Buffalo Bayou Mid-Reach Flood Mitigation Study

Buffalo Bayou Mid-Reach Flood Mitigation Study $140,000,000 Total Budget Appropriation (To Date) Gauge completed a proof-of-concept study for a gravity flow inverted siphon stormwater tunnel and surface stormwater conveyance improvements for St. George Place Redevelopment Authority – TIRZ 1. The study determined that a gravity flow tunnel fed [...]

2022-02-15T12:17:24-06:00

Schumacher Area Drainage & Mobility Improvements

Schumacher Area Drainage & Mobility Improvements $14,600,000 Total Budget Appropriation (To Date) The St. George Place Redevelopment Authority (TIRZ 1) contracted with Gauge Engineering for the design of drainage and mobility improvements to the Schumacher area. The streets in the lower southeast quadrant of the TIRZ boundary have [...]

2022-02-10T14:59:12-06:00

T-0122 – Underpass Lighting at IH-69

T-0122 - Underpass Lighting at IH-69 $250,000 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) Provide underpass lighting at the bridge at IH-69 and Fountain View and Chimney Rock intersections. Currently the underpass is dimly lite at night and creates hazardous situations. New lighting would provide increased mobility and pedestrian safety and security. [...]

2022-02-10T14:58:12-06:00

T-0121 – Fountain View & Richmond Intersection Enhancement

T-0121 - Fountain View & Richmond Intersection Enhancement $375,000 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) Goal is to reduce collisions at intersection, particularly those related to peds and cyclists in accordance with Vision Zero Houston. Currently very hazardous intersection crossing and environment for pedestrians. Project Reports Project Plans [...]

2022-02-10T14:57:15-06:00

T-0120 – Schumacher & Star Lane System Reconstruction

T-0120 - Schumacher & Star Lane System Reconstruction(District J) $12,635,000 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) This project scope is the full reconstruction of Beverley Hill, Schumacher, Star Lane from Chimney Rock to Fountain View; and Bering Dr from Westpark to Richmond. New curb & gutter Conc roadways with drainage, parking, sidewalks & landscape. [...]

2022-02-10T14:55:58-06:00

T-0119 – Strategic Plan for Expanded of TIRZ 1 & Masterplan “Redevelopment”

T-0119 - Strategic Plan for Expanded of TIRZ 1 & Masterplan "Redevelopment"(District J) $255,000 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) Strategic Plan for Expanded Area of TIRZ 1 and Master Plan for the area known as Redevelopment West, generally bounded by Skyline, Hillcroft, Westpark, East Greenridge. Scheduled completion is FY2022. Project [...]

2022-02-10T14:54:52-06:00

T-0118 – Park and Green Space Improvements

T-0118 - Park and Green Space Improvements(District G & J) $216,800 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) This project is a place holder for the enhancement and beautification of existing parks and pedestrian realm spaces and also identify opportunities for new and potential parks and greenspaces (Winsome LN). Scheduled completion is FY2022. [...]

2022-02-10T14:51:23-06:00

T-0116 – Sidewalk Replacements and Improvements

T-0116 - Sidewalk Replacements and Improvements(District G & J) $1,184,200 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) Repairs and replacement to selected existing damaged and missing sidewalks through out the zone are complete and represents approx. $1 million community improvements. The "Safe Routes To School" sidewalk for Pilgrim Academy along HCFCD channel, is currently in [...]

2022-02-24T16:23:37-06:00

T-0115 – Richmond Avenue Medians Beautification (S. Rice to Hillcroft)

T-0115 - Richmond Avenue Medians Beautification (S. Rice to Hillcroft) (District J) $2,097,000 Total Budget Appropriation (To Date) The medians landscape improvements from S Rice to Chimney Rock has been completed. Contractor is putting designs together for the medians from Chimney Rock to Hillcroft. Scheduled completion is FY2021. [...]

2022-02-10T14:48:44-06:00

T-0110 – North South Connection (Enclose W142 Bering Ditch)

T-0110 - North South Connection (Enclose W142 Bering Ditch)(District J) $670,500 Total Budget Appropriation(To Date) This budget allocation is a place holder for future projects. No work is advancing at this time. Scheduled completion is FY2025 and beyond. Project Reports Project Plans

2022-02-10T14:45:30-06:00

T-0107 – Chimney Rock Improvements

T-0107 - Chimney Rock Improvements(District G & J) $4,975,000 Total Budget Appropriation (To Date) This project has been divided into two Phases. Phase I is the access management improvements for the Richmond and Westheimer intersections. Phase I is currently in design. Phase II is the roadway reconstruction that would [...]

2019-01-18T03:47:51-06:00

Sub-Regional Detention

2D Drainage Analysis Study was conducted to understand the existing drainage infrastructure Challenges Topographical challenges as it is coparatively low at US-59 and IH-610 Undersized storm sewers does not meet City's current criteria The area is far from the outfall at Buffalo Bayou Objectives Find detention opportunities Open public space (due to limited land & high [...]

Project Through 2017 Projected 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 FY19-FY23 Total Cumulative Total
(To Date)
McCulloch Circle/Fairdale Sound Barrier
T-0103
$167K $167K
Richmond Avenue Tree Replacement & Sidewalks
T-0106
$108K $207K $207K $315K
Chimney Rock (Westheimer to US 59)
T-0107
$145K $2,790K $1,180K $16,932K $20,902K $21,047K
Bering Drive (Westheimer to US 59)
T-0109
$45K $110K $30K $140K $185K
North South Connection (Enclose W142 Bering Ditch)
T-0110
$175K $500K $1,375K $1,250K $800K 23,500K $27,425K $27,600K
Sub-Regional Detention
T-0112
$10K $2,790K $4,000K $6,790K $6,800K
Hidalgo Street Park
T-0113
$87K $110K $110K $197K
Pavement Marking Replacement
T-0114
$60K $60K $60K
Richmond Avenue Medians Beautification
T-0115
$250K $100K $100K $100K $100K $650K $650K
Concrete Panel Replacement Program
T-0199
$20K $20K $20K $20K $20K $100K $100K
Total $167K $570K $6,837K $6,705K $18,302K $920K $23,620K $56,384K $57,121K