Category Archives: Legislation

2016 Annual Meeting

Residents Against Flooding, Annual Meeting June 29, 2016 (Wednesday), 7:00 PM Memorial Middle School 12550 Vindon Drive, Houston, 77024 Residents …Read the Rest

Recent Gray Matters Editorial by RAF Board Members

Recent Gray Matters Editorial by RAF Board Members

  Don’t blame Mother Nature for flooding. Blame City Council. The disasters are predictable. Why aren’t we preventing them? By …Read the Rest

A fee in lieu of detention? No thanks. There’s a better way.

Since May, the Super Neighborhood Alliance and the City of Houston were supposed to be discussing changes to Chapter 9 …Read the Rest

Chapter 42 was passed

Chapter 42 of the City of Houston, Code of Ordinances passed as proposed by the Mayor’s administration with minor amendments …Read the Rest

A final Chapter 42 editorial

On Wednesday April 24, 2013, the Houston City Council will vote on Chapter 42.  Citizens will have one last opportunity …Read the Rest

Chapter 42 and Growth

This is part of a continuation of a series of articles about Chapter 42 and its effects on the city …Read the Rest

Can We Stop Houston Flooding?

Overview – Chapter 9 of the City of Houston Infrastructure Design Manual, Stormwater Design Requirements, is up for comments. We …Read the Rest