Explains ACEC views on service contracts to local government bodies; assesses and negotiates public contracts; and organizes educational events about contracts for members.
Design Standards/Plan Review (DS/PR)
Acts as a liaison to suggest changes and additions to design standards and plan reviews for Houston, Harris County, and HCFCD. Also reviews best practices and design criteria for stormwater and wastewater management.
Reviews issues and provides recommendations on delivering geotechnical services to public agencies.
Membership & Program Development
Oversees new member recruitment; arranges educational programs and guest speakers for meetings; plans special events; manages the Emerging Leaders Program; and coordinates with ACEC Texas for state-wide events.
Dedicated to promoting and improving the business interests of small engineering companies, helping them achieve their professional and financial goals through advocacy, education, and networking.
Acts as a resource for public agencies and ACEC members on drainage and flood issues. Gives feedback on drainage criteria and permitting issues. Also reviews low-impact development criteria.
ACEC members only: Fourth Wednesday monthly at 8:00 AM (virtual)
Agency meeting: Fourth Wednesday quarterly at 8:00 AM (hybrid)
Focuses on a comprehensive range of transportation-related matters and offers informed recommendations to local government agencies on transportation issues.
Monitors water supply issues relevant to the engineering community; collaborates with the DS/PR Committee on water-related criteria and guidelines; and offers review and commentary to local and state governmental agencies.