City Council District H

Council Member Ed Gonzalez


Greetings! Welcome to your online connection to your District H City Council office. I hope you find this website to be a valuable resource. My staff and I are committed to making this site a useful tool to provide important information and give you an opportunity to participate in your city government. I am truly honored to serve you and the City of Houston. I am fortunate to live in and represent such a dynamic, diverse and interesting part of our great city. Working together, we can make our communities more livable and sustainable. Please feel free to contact our team if we can be of service to you.


We are on the job and stand ready to serve you!


Meet Council Member Ed Gonzalez


Meet the District H Team


  • Jerry Peruchini, Chief of Staff
  • Mercedes Sanchez, Agenda Director
  • Sheena Childs, Community Engagement Coordinator
  • Laura Thorp, Director of Constituent Services
  • Jennifer Barrera Garcia, Scheduling Coordinator



Mayor Parker's "Make Safe Saturday" Targets Blight




Make Safe Saturday quarterly neighborhood cleanups target properties with
city code violations. View the Press Release.



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Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee


Council Member Gonzalez is Chair of the City Council Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee, which reviews Houston Police Department, Houston Fire Department, Houston Emergency Center, EMS, Mayor's Office of Homeland Security, and Municipal Courts. Read upcoming and prior agendas, presentations and other materials on his Public Safety Committee page.






Council Meetings, Committees & Agendas

City Hall Second Floor


Houston City Council meets Tuesday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday mornings at 9 a.m. in the council chamber at City Hall. Tuesday is reserved for public comment, while Wednesday session is for matters that require council action. All meetings are open to the public. You can also watch them online.


Council Member Edward Gonzalez serves on the following committees: Budget and Fiscal Affairs (BFA), Ethics, Elections and Council Governance (EECG), Housing, Sustainable Growth and Development (HSGD), Public Safety (PS), Quality of Life (QoL), and Transportation, Technology & Infrastructure (TTI).


Contact the Council Member

Council Member Ed Gonzalez
City Hall Annex
900 Bagby, First Floor
Houston, TX 77002


Phone: 832.393.3003
FAX: 832.393.3224


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2014 District H Map (.pdf) • District H Profile (.pdf)

Helpful Contacts



Houston Help & Information


Houston Police (non-emergency)


Airport System


Animal Control (BARC)


Anti-Gang Office


Citizens’ Assistance


City Secretary


Dept. of Neighborhoods


Health & Human Services


Illegal Dumping Hotline


Mayor’s Office


Parks Department


Permitting Center


Public Works & Engineering


Solid Waste Management


El Corazón de le Comunidad

Street Market Coming to the East End


Vendors and Street Performers are needed for an East End Street Market.