Rice University Uneven RunOff Mapping Project Presentation of Findings

July 12, 2021By AdminAnnouncements, Educational Content, News, Uncategorized

Project Summary: THEA has partnered with researchers at the Rice University School of Architecture to consolidate available data on toxins in our local environment and how they interact with flooding and runoff patterns in Harris County. This data existed previously across a myriad of spreadsheets and reports published by several different agencies. Our goal for … Read More

Jones Road Community Meeting: Vapor System Update

April 21, 2021By AdminAnnouncements, News, Town Hall

Overview of the Jones Road Groundwater Plume Superfund Site (1:15) The Jones Road Superfund Site is a contaminated groundwater plume underneath a shopping center in northwest Harris County. A dry-cleaning business that formerly operated out of one of the units in the shopping center dumped their waste outside for years, resulting in toxic chemicals seeping … Read More

Why THEA Needs Your Help With A Project

March 31, 2021By AdminAnnouncements, News, Town Hall

THEA is launching an initiative to get 500 Community Health Survey responses by May 30.  You’ve probably heard us talk about the health survey before. Maybe you’ve even filled it out already. (Thank you!) But maybe you’re not sure what it’s for or why it’s so important right now. Let us explain. Here at THEA, … Read More

San Jacinto River Coalition Meeting: Updates on River Rd Project/USACE

March 25, 2021By AdminAnnouncements, News, San Jacinto River Coalition, Town Hall

Thank you to all who tuned in to our San Jacinto River Coalition Meeting Tuesday! We appreciated everyone’s engagement! Here’s a brief summary of what we covered: Updates regarding the development on River Road in Channelview (1:35) For the past several months, there has been community concern over an ongoing development project taking place on … Read More