Safer.

We’re making Montrose safer every day! Security is more than maintaining an area free of crime. It also means the ability to invest, live, and work comfortably. The add Montrose District has developed strategies and actions to enhance the level of public safety, security, and maintenance, and regularly monitors and...

By | November 30, 2017

Cleaner.

Montrose gets a “Clean” sweep! Planning, Mobility, Environmental & Urban Design, Visual Improvements, and Cultural Promotions – these projects provide the foundation for enhancing how the District looks and works while also providing a sense of place, a source of community pride, and dramatically impact the decisions of potential investors....

By | November 30, 2017

Greener.

Changing the way Montrose walks, bikes, drives, parks and lives. Planning, Mobility, Environmental & Urban Design, Visual Improvements, and Cultural Promotions – these projects provide the foundation for enhancing how the District looks and works while also providing a sense of place, a source of community pride, and dramatically impact...

By | November 30, 2017

Growing.

Montrose is where you want to be! Business & Economic Development and Marketing – this function of the District has helped support and promote over $400 million in new multi-family, office, and retail development in the area. New luxury apartments that have been completed or are under construction will bring...

By | November 30, 2017

Visionary.

Visions of a more Beautiful Future for Montrose! The need for Strategic Planning is one of the most important tasks that the Montrose District performs. Working with area partners such as the Montrose TIRZ, the City of Houston, Metro, ULI, the Montrose Boulevard Conservancy, and many more, is critical to...

By | November 30, 2017

Esplanade Improvement Project FAQ

What is the esplanade improvement project? The esplanade improvement project will aesthetically enhance District esplanades to reinforce the appeal and identity of the larger Montrose community and improve public safety. Materials for each esplanade have been selected for their high quality and low maintenance requirements. Some trees are proposed for...

By | May 17, 2017

Houston City Council Approves Montrose Management District’s Application for a Special Parking Area

Houston, Texas (March 1, 2017) – Montrose Management District (MMD) is pleased to announce that today the Houston City Council unanimously approved their request for a Special Parking Area (SPA). The SPA is intended to relax the city’s strict parking requirements for Montrose-area businesses. Currently, the city requires that all...

By | March 2, 2017

Economic Development Brochure

The mission of the Montrose District is to attract public and private investment, provide professional management to the area, and enhance the economic well-being of the community. In order to assist with this mission, the District is empowered to finance projects and plans related to public safety, business and economic...

By | November 11, 2016
  • December 5, 2017

    Montrose District Security Patrol Successfully Reduces Car Break-Ins on Thanksgiving Weekend

    On Sunday November 26th, the Montrose District made significant arrests that have already resulted in a reduction of motor vehicle burglary incidents in the Montrose area. Two days earlier, on Friday the 24th, surveillance video of the parking lot of Niko Nikos on Montrose identified two...

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  • December 5, 2017

    Five Events to Get You in the Holiday Spirit in Montrose

    The holiday season is in full swing. Lights decorate many area businesses and shopping centers, as well as homes and apartment balconies in the Montrose District. While you probably have plenty of holiday parties packing your schedule, we hope you can slip away and enjoy...

  • December 4, 2017

    Houston TranStar Cautions Commuters: When Stranded, Stay in Your Car

    A flat on the freeway. Extreme temperatures overheating your engine. A fender bender causing you to pull to the side of the road. The possibilities are as many as parts of a car, and all unplanned. However, if you find yourself stranded on Houston-area roadways,...

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  • November 30, 2017

    Webinar – How to Submit an Award Winning Nomination – NSBWA 2018

    Join the Houston NSBWA Coordinator for a brief WEBINAR on how to submit this year’s award winning nomination for local and national categories. Monday and Thursday at 10 am until January 4th (except Dec 25th and 28th). The SBA is now accepting the following nominations...

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  • November 30, 2017

    Where Ben’s Been in November

    With the holidays right around the corner, Ben has been busy. Between exploring the neighborhood, working to get the comprehensive plan moving and helping get the holiday lights going at Niko Niko’s, he took the time to send us a few photos to catch up....