Archives for January 2012

Council Approves Street Closure Keeping Prince Hall Renovations On Track

By Will Johnson MESSENGER CROCKETT - The proposed renovations of Prince Hall Manor are back on track and appear to be headed to fruition after Monday’s regular Crockett City Council meeting. The proposal to renovate Prince Hall Manor was broached nearly two years ago. Through a federal grant, the property developer had proposed the complete overhaul and renovation of the property. In a … [Read more...]

Are island’s mixed-income developments over?

By Amanda Casanova The Daily News GALVESTON — The Galveston City Council will consider a resolution Thursday that could threaten the Galveston Housing Authority’s plan to build mixed-income developments on the island. Council members Elizabeth Beeton and Steve Greenberg are asking the council to consider a resolution that asks the state to suspend tax credits for low-income housing … [Read more...]