City Council COMMITTEES AND AGENDAS

Committees and Agendas

The Committees are listed below in alphabetical order, updated January 2021.

BUDGET AND FISCAL AFFAIRS (BFA)

  • Chair: Martin
  • Vice Chair: Pollard
  • Members: Peck, Jackson, Kamin, Evans-Shabazz, Thomas, Travis, Cisneros, Gallegos, Castex-Tatum, Knox, Robinson, Kubosh, Plummer, Alcorn
  • Will Review: Finance, Human Resources, Office of Business Opportunity and Fleet Management
  • Current and Past Agendas and Backup Documents

CHILDHOOD AND YOUTH

  • Chair: Cisneros
  • Vice Chair: Evans-Shabazz
  • Members: Members: Plummer, Pollard, Robinson, Kamin, Peck, Jackson
  • Will Review: Will review issues related to the quality of life of children and our youth, primarily focusing on ages 0-24. Departments focused on promoting physical health, social and emotional wellbeing of children including Parks & Recreation, Houston Public Library, Health, and Mayor’s Office of Education.
  • Most Recent Agenda and Backup Documents

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (ED)

  • Chair: Castex-Tatum
  • Vice Chair: Gallegos
  • Members: Members: Martin, Pollard, Kamin, Jackson
  • Will Review: Economic Development, Domestic and International Trade, Business and Job Creation, Aviation
  • Most Recent Agenda and Backup Documents

ETHICS, ELECTIONS AND COUNCIL GOVERNANCE (EECG)

  • Chair: Plummer
  • Vice Chair: Kubosh
  • Members: Jackson, Kamin, Evans-Shabazz, Thomas, Cisneros, Gallegos, Pollard, Castex-Tatum, Knox, Robinson, Plummer, Alcorn
  • Ad Hoc committee to review: City of Houston Charter, Chapter 18, Chapter 2, Revenue Cap and any issues related to the conduct of local elections on an as-needed basis.
  • Most Recent Agenda and Backup Documents

HOUSING & COMMUNITY AFFAIRS (HCA)

  • Chair: Thomas
  • Vice Chair: Robinson
  • Members: Cisneros, Knox, Castex-Tatum, Kubosh, Evans-Shabazz, Jackson
  • Will Review: Solid Waste Management, Housing and Community Development, Homeless Initiatives, and Veteran’s Affairs.
  • Current and Past Agendas and Backup Documents

PUBLIC SAFETY & HOMELAND SECURITY (PSHS)

  • Chair: Kamin
  • Vice Chair: Knox
  • Members: Jackson, Evans-Shabazz, Cisneros, Peck, Thomas, Pollard
  • Will Review: Houston Police, Houston Fire, Houston Emergency Center, EMS, Mayor’s Office of Homeland Security, and Municipal Courts
  • Current and Past Agendas and Backup Documents

QUALITY OF LIFE (QoL)

  • Chair: Gallegos
  • Vice Chair: Kamin
  • Members: Robinson, Jackson, Alcorn, Plummer, Kubosh
  • Will Consider: Parks and Recreation, Houston Public Library, Health, Planning and Development, and items related to Houston’s International Community and Cultural Affairs.
  • Current and Past Agendas and Backup Documents

REGULATORY AND NEIGHBORHOOD AFFAIRS (RNA)

  • Chair: Alcorn
  • Members: Peck
  • Members: Robinson, Jackson, Cisneros, Castex-Tatum, Kubosh, Thomas
  • Will Review: Department of Neighborhoods, Administration and Regulatory Affairs and BARC
  • Most Recent Agenda and Backup Documents

TRANSPORTATION, TECHNOLOGY & INFRASTRUCTURE (TTI)

  • Chair: Robinson
  • Vice Chair: Alcorn
  • Members: Cisneros, Jackson, Peck, Gallegos, Castex-Tatum
  • Will Review: Information Technology, General Services, and Houston Public Works, Build Houston Forward, Water Resources and Conservation, and Administration and Regulatory Affairs, Mobility
  • Current and Past Agendas and Backup Documents