Texas public policy foundation
Invisible Government: Tax Increment Reinvestment Zones in Houston – PO2017

Policy Orientation 2017

Fri, January 13th, 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM


An examination of tax increment reinvestment zones (TIRZs) in Houston and around the state as well as the reforms needed, if any, to be tackled in the coming legislative session. 

Charles J. Blain, Houston Director, Empower Texans
Jim Bigham, Co-found and director, Southwest Houston Alliance
Senator Sylvia R. Garcia, Texas Senate
Council Member Larry Green, Houston City Council

Moderated by: Bryan Mathew, Policy Analyst, Center for Local Governance, Texas Public Policy Foundation