Houston City Council District E Member Dave Martin holding southeast Houston-focused town hall Oct. 10

Mayor Sylvester Turner (left) and Dave Martin, Houston City Council District E member, discussed firefighter raises at a Clear Lake meeting Oct. 16, 2018.

Mayor Sylvester Turner (left) and Dave Martin, Houston City Council District E member, discussed firefighter raises at a Clear Lake meeting Oct. 16, 2018.

Clear Lake residents who want to learn more about El Dorado Boulevard construction, the Houston Spaceport and other southeast Houston issues will soon have a chance to hear directly from city officials.

Houston City Council District E Member Dave Martin will hold a town hall meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at Space Center Houston's special events building at 1601 NASA Parkway, Houston, according to a city press release.

Devon Tiner with the Houston Airport System will talk about the development of Phase 1 of the Houston Spaceport. Curtis Rodgers, Clear Lake City Water Authority director of utilities, and Exploration Green Board chair Frank Weary will give a post-Harvey update and discuss the progress of Exploration Green, a major detention pond project, according to the release.

A Harris County Precinct 2 representative will speak about the El Dorado Boulevard widening project, and Houston Police Department Commander Matt May will give an update on area crime statistics. Mayor Sylvester Turner will also speak at the meeting, the release reads.

Those who come as early as 5:45 p.m. will be able to visit information tables from the Houston Police Department, Houston Public Works Department and the Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library. For more information, call 832-393-3008 or email districte@houstontx.gov.
By Jake Magee
Jake Magee has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper.

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