2018 Major Thoroughfare and Freeway Plan Amendment Requests

Timeline & Process

Mandatory pre-submittal conference with staff – January 2018 to March 2, 2018

Application submittal period – January 2 to March 2, 2018

Planning Commission Workshop – May 10, 2018
Applicants will make brief presentation regarding their proposal to the Planning Commission.

Property Owner Notification – Late May/early June 2018
Notice of the open house and public hearing will be mailed to affected property owners in late May or early June of 2018. A notice will also run in the Houston Chronicle for three consecutive days.

Open House – June 13, 2018
The purpose of the open house is to provide information about all MTFP amendment requests to anyone from the community who may have an interest. This provides an opportunity to the public to understand the issue(s) prior to the Public Hearing meeting.

Public Hearing – July 26, 2018
A Planning Commission public hearing will be held at City Hall Annex, Council Chamber (900 Bagby Street, Houston TX 77002). This is an opportunity for concerned citizens to speak in support or in opposition to the proposed amendments.

Planning Commission Consideration - August 23, 2018
The Planning Commission will consider taking action on each application. The Planning & Development Department will forward the proposed changes to the 2017 MTFP map by September 1, 2018, to City Council for adoption.

2018 MTFP Amendment Application

2018 MTFP amendment applications are due by 5:00pm on March 2, 2018. A mandatory in-person pre-submittal conference with Planning & Development staff is also required in order for an amendment application to be considered as part of the 2018 MTFP amendment cycle.

pdf 2018 MTFP Amendment Application

Additional Resources

Contact Information


City of Houston
Planning and Development Department
Transportation Planning
611 Walker Street, Sixth Floor
Houston, Texas 77002

Mailing Address:

City of Houston
Planning and Development Department
Transportation Planning
P. O. Box 1562
Houston, Texas 77251-1562

Staff Contacts:

Wu Ying
Telephone: 832-393-6643
Fax: 832-393-6664
Email: Wu.Ying@houstontx.gov

Jennifer Ostlind
Telephone: 832-393-6569
Fax: 832-393-6664
Email: Jennifer.Ostlind@houstontx.gov