ACRES HOME – Mayor Sylvester Turner and other elected officials and residents stand united against a concrete batch plant expanding near city park in Acres Home.
Mayor Sylvester Turner joined other elected officials, representatives from the city of Houston and residents living near a proposed concrete batch plant to show their opposition to the pollution-causing facility on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 10:30 a.m. at the Highland Park Community Center 3316 De Soto, Houston, TX 77091.
In addition to Mayor Turner, residents and environmental groups, confirmed speakers are:
• Lt. Cheryl Southwell, HPD’s Differential Response Team
• Dr. Loren Hopkins, chief environmental officer for City of Houston Health Department
• Marissa Aho, City of Houston chief resilience officer
• U.S . Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee