Montrose Bridge Lights Turning Rainbow for Remembrance of Pulse Nightclub Shooting and Return for Pride Week

Houston, Texas (Friday June 12, 2017) – The Montrose Management District (MMD) is preparing to change the colors of the Montrose bridges for upcoming Pride Week celebrations. The seven Montrose bridges that span US 59 will be lit in a multi-color display resembling rainbows. The lights will first be changed...

By | June 12, 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
  • June 22, 2017

    What’s Next for METRO …. It’s Up to You!

    METRO is embarking upon the development of a new regional transit plan – METRONext – and they need you to be a part of it! Their transit system must help people get to where they need to go today, as well as in the future....

  • June 21, 2017

    Tropical Storm Alert! Cindy’s Severe Flood Threat

    Since June 1st was the beginning of hurricane season, we have not had to wait long for Tropical Storm Cindy to develop in the Gulf of Mexico. Currently, Cindy has sustained winds of 60 mph and is located in the northwestern Gulf with a projected...

  • June 20, 2017

    Review Latest Hurricane Preparedness and Safety Resources

    With hurricane season underway, we encourage you to review the 2017 Hurricane Preparedness and Safety page. Flood Safety Checklist Hurricane Safety Checklist Returning Home After a Hurricane or Flood If you have any questions and concerns please contact Mark Baker, Senior Corporate Major Gifts Officer,...

  • June 20, 2017

    My Montrose: Lou Weaver, 2017 Pride Parade Grand Marshal

    Lou Weaver is the statewide Transgender Programs Coordinator for Equality Texas, and a Grand Marshal of the 2017 Pride Parade. Congratulations on being named a grand marshal! Thanks. I think it’s a wonderful thing for the trans men in our community to see someone like...

  • June 19, 2017

    State’s First LGBT Pride Crosswalks Complete in Montrose

    Houston, Texas (June 19, 2017) – The Montrose Management District (MMD) announced today that the installation of rainbow crosswalks at the intersection of Westheimer and Taft is complete just in time for the start of Pride Week. The crosswalks were painted in rainbow colors in...