Houston City Council meets every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. and Wednesday at 9 a.m. in the Council Chamber at City Hall. Tuesday session is devoted to public comment and Wednesday is for matters that require council action. All meetings are open to the public. You can also watch meetings live online.
Council Member Robert Gallegos serves on the following city council committees:
Regulation and Neighborhood Affairs, chair
The Regulation and Neighborhood Affairs (RNA) Committee considers policies and regulations that protect and promote strong, vibrant neighborhoods and encourage the positive development of communities. The committee oversees the Department of Neighborhoods, Administration and Regulatory Affairs, and the Solid Waste Management Department.
Unless otherwise stated, the RNA committee will meet on the third Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Council Chamber at City Hall – 901 Bagby St, Second Floor.
Housing & Community Affairs, vice chair
Reviews: Solid Waste Management, Housing & Community Development, Homeless Initiatives, and Veteran's Affairs.
Budget and Fiscal Affairs, member
Reviews: Finance, Human Resources, Office of Business Opportunity and Fleet Management Departments, TIRZ budgets, Economic Development, and Houston Airport System items.
Ethics, Elections and Council Governance, member
Ad Hoc Committee to Review: Chapter 18, Chapter 2 and any issues related to the conduct of local elections on an as needed basis.
Quality of Life, member
Reviews: Department of Neighborhoods, Parks and Recreation Department, Houston Public Library, Health and Human Services, Planning, and items related to Houston's local International Community and Cultural Affairs.
Transportation, Technology & Infrastructure, member
Reviews: Information Technology, General Services, and Public Works and Engineering Departments, Rebuild Houston Streets & Drainage, and Water Resources and Conservation.