Transportation Committee Goals & Objectives

2017 Goals

  • Inform NHA members, north Houston citizens and the NHA Board of Directors of transportation-related activities
  • Provide support and input to elected officials and agencies in regard to strategies for improved mobility in the north Houston region
  • Foster communication among government entities, resource agencies, and community and business interests
  • Ensure the committee receives different perspectives of an issue to better position it for informed and balanced recommendations

2017 Objectives

  1. Influence federal, state and local elected officials for funding to maintain current transportation infrastructure and accommodate future growth
  2. Monitor transportation legislative and regulatory issues and support where required
  3. Publish a Strategic Mobility Plan (SMP) and display the SMP as a virtual map on the NHA website
  4. Support METRO in its efforts to develop its long range plan
  5. Support issues related to the Texas Central High-Speed Railway, Gulf Coast Rail District and other multi-modal transportation solutions for the region