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Posts published in “Day: March 9, 2016”

Houston Community College-NE renews plans for expanded campus in North Forest

VIEW OF NEW ACADEMIC BUILDING ON HOMESTEAD ROAD.
VIEW OF NEW ACADEMIC BUILDING ON HOMESTEAD ROAD.

NORTH FOREST – Shadydale Elementary was the site for a community meeting last Monday evening, hosted by Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee.

The purpose of the meeting was to report back to the North Forest community, on current plans for the Houston Community College to proceed with construction of three new buildings and a new campus, at the site on Little York at Homestead Road. The meeting opened with a moment of silence marking the passing of longtime North Forest Trustee Lois Edwards.

The project had been proposed in a referendum that the community approved in 2008, but budget shortfalls with all of HCC had curtailed construction until now.

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