City Council COMMITTEES AND AGENDAS

Committees and Agendas

The Committees are listed below in alphabetical order

BUDGET AND FISCAL AFFAIRS (BFA)

  • Chair: Martin
  • Vice Chair: Pollard
  • Members: Peck, Davis, 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, Davis
  • 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: Travis
  • Members: Members: Martin, Gallegos, Pollard, Kamin, Davis
  • Will Review: Economic Development, Domestic and International Trade, Business and Job Creation, Aviation
  • Most Recent Agenda and Backup Documents

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SUBCOMMITTEE ON EDUCATION (August 2018 to October 2019)

  • Chair: Cisneros
  • Will Review: The subcommittee will enact policy, funding and public awareness initiatives to ensure all Houstonians are equipped for the workforce. It also will work with educational communities across the city to further develop the necessary skill sets for Houston’s industries.
  • Most Recent Agenda and Backup Documents

ETHICS, ELECTIONS AND COUNCIL GOVERNANCE (EECG)

  • Chair: Plummer
  • Vice Chair: Kubosh
  • Members: Peck, Davis, Kamin, Evans-Shabazz, Thomas, Travis, 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, Davis
  • 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: Evans-Shabazz,Travis, 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, Davis, 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

REGULATION AND NEIGHBORHOOD AFFAIRS (RNA)

  • Chair: Alcorn
  • Members: Davis
  • Members: Robinson, Cisneros, Castex-Tatum, Kubosh, Thomas, Peck
  • 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: Travis
  • Members: Cisneros, Davis, Peck, Gallegos, Castex-Tatum, Alcorn
  • 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