Montrose District Holds Fourth Annual Real Estate Forum at Hotel ZaZa

Over 150 businesspeople and civic leaders filled Hotel ZaZa’s 11th floor Grapevine Room on November 16th to attend the Montrose Management District’s fourth annual real estate luncheon. Emceed by KHOU 11 news anchor Len Cannon, and featuring a keynote address by Andy Icken, chief development officer for the City of Houston,...

By | November 29, 2016

My Montrose: David Buehrer, Blacksmith

David Buehrer is the owner of Blacksmith coffee house on Westheimer, as well as the Greenway Coffee Company. How did you first get into the restaurant industry? I started making coffee when I was 16 at Shakespeare’s Coffee Bar in South Houston, and really kind of never stopped. I loved...

By | November 22, 2016

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

Bridge Lighting Project Road Closures

Update (11/16/16): All bridges have been painted. Current bridge closures are as follows (updated 11/10/16): 1) Hazard – Open 2) Mandell – Pending Electrical 3) Woodhead – Open 4) Graustark – Open 5) Dunlavy – Pending Electrical (Closing 11/11-11/25) 6) Montrose – Pending Electrical In order to get the bridges ready for lighting as part of the District’s...

By | September 21, 2016

Esplanade Improvement Project FAQ: UPDATED

Update: 11/8/16 Tree planting will begin this Thursday at 800 & 900 Lovett. Holes will be dug on Thursday, with planting to take place on Friday and be finished by Saturday evening.   What is the esplanade improvement project? The esplanade improvement project aims to improve the esplanades so that...

By | May 20, 2016