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Houston-area flood-mitigation, green space project finishes first phase
by Jen Para
20 Apr 2018 at 6:25am
The first phase of a Clear Lake City flood-mitigation project is complete, and construction on the second phase will begin soon.
Exploration Green ? which is redeveloping a roughly 200-acre golf course ? finished the first of five detention ponds and park area in March, a spokesperson for the project said. To celebrate, a grand opening event will be held April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., according to the project?s website. Above, check out photos of the project.
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Despite sublease glut, demand for quality office space in Houston holds strong
by Cara Smith
20 Apr 2018 at 6:21am
"People want to be in the newer, nicer office buildings."
New custom lots for sale at Tiger Woods? golf resort north of Houston
by Fauzeya Rahman
20 Apr 2018 at 6:16am
A golf view custom lot starts in the $700,000s.
Houston named as finalist for new U.S. Army Futures Command headquarters
by Ellie Hensley
20 Apr 2018 at 5:56am
Houston is among 15 potential sites being considered for the U.S. Army?s Futures Command headquarters, according to a letter sent by U.S. Army Undersecretary Ryan McCarthy to the U.S. Senate and U.S. House Armed Services Committees.
Within the next two months, 10 cities should be selected as finalists for hosting the command. In addition to Houston, Defense News reported contenders include Atlanta; Austin; Boston; Chicago; Dallas; Denver; Los Angeles; Minneapolis; New York City; Philadelphia;?
Atlantic Coffee Solutions to cease all operations, close Houston plant
by Olivia Pulsinelli
20 Apr 2018 at 5:44am
Houston-based Atlantic Coffee Solutions is ceasing all company operations and closing all facilities, including its principal location in the Greater East End Management District, according to a letter to the Texas Workforce Commission.
The company informed its employees and sent the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act letter to the TWC on April 13. All of the company?s 279 employees will be let go beginning on June 12 and ?occurring over the following several months thereafter,??
Houston trial lawyer grows his namesake firm
by Jack Witthaus
20 Apr 2018 at 3:00am
His firm moved into a new 6,000-square-foot office in Kirby Grove at 2925 Richmond Ave. about a month ago.
HBJ's 2018 Landmark Awards: Learn more about all the winners and finalists
19 Apr 2018 at 8:59pm
Each year, the Houston Business Journal honors the city?s top commercial real estate projects that encompass long-term viability and make a significant impact on Houston?s landscape.
HBJ's 2018 Landmark Awards: Workplace Interior winner and finalists
by Joe Martin
19 Apr 2018 at 8:58pm
KPRC Channel 2 wins in the Workplace Interior category.
HBJ's 2018 Landmark Awards: Special Project winner and finalists
by Joe Martin
19 Apr 2018 at 8:56pm
The Houston Zoo Elephant Barn and Yard Expansion wins in the Special Project category.
HBJ's 2018 Landmark Awards: Retail winner and finalists
by Joe Martin
19 Apr 2018 at 8:54pm
Heights Mercantile wins in the Retail category.