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

Montrose Management District Finalizes Installation of LED Lights On US 59 Bridges

Montrose Management District (MMD) is pleased to announce that the project to install permanent lighting on the seven arched bridges spanning US 59 – connecting Montrose with the rest of Houston – has been completed. The new, low-energy LED lighting system outlines the arches of the bridges and illuminates the...

By | May 10, 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
  • May 19, 2017

    The City of Houston requests your feedback

    The City of Houston is collaborating with Rice University to study how people respond to severe weather. We are asking for your help with a study that will take less than 2 minutes. Your information will valuable for helping the City understand how people cope...

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  • May 1, 2017

    Hurricane Season is Around the Corner

    Hurricane season is coming up fast. Be prepared by visiting the National Weather Service’s site to get tips on how to develop an evacuation plan, assemble disaster supplies, and check on your neighbors during a storm. Also, register to attend the FREE Extreme Weather Ready Expo...

  • April 28, 2017

    Montrose Management District response to posters hung in bus shelters by unknown persons in April 2017

    The Montrose Management District is shocked and dismayed by recent discoveries of anti-LGBT materials posted around Montrose. The District is working closely with law enforcement officers to uncover those responsible for defacing public property and deliberately attempting to antagonize members of our community. We will...

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  • April 20, 2017

    Montrose Patrol Profiles: Officer Aaron Day

    In January 2015, Montrose-area apartment complexes began reporting a wave of brazen burglaries. The thieves would break in, steal TVs and other valuables, and escape in their getaway car. Houston Police Department Officer Aaron Day and his partner were assigned to investigate the case in...

  • April 17, 2017

    My Montrose: Hugo Ortega

    Ortega was recently received his fifth straight nomination for Best Chef-Southwest by the James Beard Foundation. (Also nominated is Jianyun Ye, the chef at Houston’s Mala Sichuan). The winner will be announced on April 24. Congratulations on yet another nomination! Thank you so much. What...