Downtown streets are passable -- time for a party!
If you aren't doing anything else this Friday, you can celebrate the end of downtown's torn up streets:
The City of Houston, Metro and the Downtown District wish to thank the community for its support as we celebrate the completion of the Downtown Midtown Transit Streets Project.
Friday, December 9, 2005
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Main Street Square
Enjoy fun, festivities, live music, a visit from Santa Claus and special surprise guests! Plus, register to win a holiday prize package to be drawn during the Mayor's Holiday Celebration, Saturday, Dec. 10 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.
I am not making this up. It's from an ad in today's Chronicle on page A18. The sponsors of this event (listed at the bottom of the ad) are Metro, Foley's, Houston Chronicle, Downtown District, Houston Downtown Alliance and the City of Houston.