Meetings

Transportation Committee

Chairman: Rick Mobley, RS&H, Inc.

Vice Chairman: Susan Fisher, Atkins, Atkins Global

NHA’s Transportation Committee is open to all members in good standing. There is no charge to attend this lunch meeting; however, RSVP’s are required.

Committee meetings are held at Greenspoint Place Conference Center; 12190 Greenspoint Dr, Houston, TX 77060, unless otherwise noted below.

Upcoming Meetings

May 2, 2018

  • 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speaker: Tim Joniec, Director International & Intergovernmental Development, Houston Airport System
  • Topic: Houston Airport System Impact Update
RSVP
June 7, 2018 (Joint Meeting with Environment Committee)

  • 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speaker: Waller County Judge Trey Duhon
  • Topic: Waller County Update
RSVP
July 2018 – NO MEETING
August 2, 2018

  • 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speakers: TBD
  • Topic: One Year Post-Harvey Update
RSVP
September 5, 2018

  • 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speaker: Harris County, Pct. 4 Engineering Dept.
  • Topic: Precinct 4 Roadway Projects Update
RSVP
October 3, 2018

  • 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD
RSVP
November 7, 2018

  • 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speaker: John Tyler, Deputy Director – Engineering, Harris County Toll Road Authority (HCTRA)
  • Topic: HCTRA Project Update
RSVP
December 5, 2018

  • 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD
RSVP

Past Meetings

April 4, 2018
  • Dinah Massie, Interim Executive Director, Houston TranStar
  • Topic: Tour of TranStar and the Harris County EOC (Emergency Operations Center)
Tour – No Presentation
March 7, 2018
  • Brenda Mainwaring, AVP Public Affairs, Union Pacific Railroad
  • Topic: Union Pacific Updates on Positive Train Control and Brazos Yard
Meeting Presentation
February 7, 2018
  • Barbara Koslov, Transportation Policy Advisor, Harris County Judge Emmett’s Office
  • Topic: Texas Freight Mobility Plan
Meeting Presentation
January 10, 2018
  • David Hagy, Texas Central
  • Topic: High Speed Rail Update
Meeting Presentation
December 6, 2017
  • Randall Ellis and Art Murillo, METRO
  • Topic: Strategic Plan Update
Meeting Presentation
November 1, 2017
  • Maureen Crocker, Gulf Coast Rail District
  • Topic: Gulf Coast Rail District Update
Meeting Presentation
September 6, 2017
  • Meeting Cancelled Due to Hurricane Harvey
August 2, 2017
  • Jeremy Philips, Harris County, Pct. 2
  • Topic: “Harris County Precinct 2 Infrastructure Update”
Meeting Presentation
June 1, 2017
  • Carlos Swonke, Director of Environmental Affairs Division, TxDOT Austin
  • Topic: “The Latest News in TxDOT’s Environmental Policies and Programs”
Meeting Presentation
May 3, 2017
  • Tim Lomax, Texas Transportation Institute
  • Topic: “Living, Working and Moving Around in Houston (New Insights for 21st Century Planning)”
Meeting Presentation
April 5, 2017
  • Loyd Smith, Manager, Transportation and Planning Division, Harris County Engineering Department
  • Topic: “The Harris County Truck Route Study”
Meeting Presentation
March 1, 2017
  • Timothy J. Lomax, Ph.D., P.E., Research Engineer SQUTC Associate Director for Transportation Research, Texas A&M University Texas A&M Transportation Institute
  • Topic: “The Freight Shuttle System: A Private-Sector Freight Transportation Solution”
Meeting Presentation
February 1, 2017
  • Bill Brudnick, P.E., Director of Transportation Planning and Development TxDOT
  • Topic: “Update from TxDOT”
Meeting Presentation
April 5, 2017
  • John Tyler, P.E., Deputy Director, Engineering Harris County Toll Road Authority
  • Topic: “Update from HCTRA”
Meeting Presentation