Slow-motion news flash: City Council has just voted to put off a vote on the mayor’s whipped-up-in-a-jiffy highrise traffic ordinance for 90 days. The ordinance would have required traffic-impact studies for projects “very much like” the proposed Ashby Highrise, and allowed the director of public works to force building-size reductions as a result.
Guess those signs will be staying up through the holidays.
- Proposed ordinance aims to cut Bissonnet high-rise down to size [Houston Chronicle]
- Uproar Update: Ashby Highrise [Swamplot]