Panel Discussion on the Ashby High Rise

by Brian Phillips

On April 14 I appeared on a panel to discuss the proposed Ashby High Rise. The event was hosted by the Baker Institute Student Forum at Rice.

The other members of the panel were:

Jim Reeder, the President of the Southampton Civic Club (the neighborhood nearest the proposed project) Mike Snyder, a […]

Land-use Regulations and the Ashby High Rise

The following was submitted to the Houston Chronicle.

Recent events, such as the release of Stephen Klineberg’s newest survey and the controversy over the Ashby High Rise, have provoked a renewed discussion over land use restrictions in Houston. While such discussions are important, they are meaningless unless they address fundamental principles.

Klineberg’s survey found […]