State Representative Ron Reynolds and the Houston Business Development, Inc hosted the Palmetto Place ground-breaking, the first leg of the 100 Homes Initiative that will provide the construction of the first new single-family subdivision in Southeast Houston in over 50 years, as part of the city’s Complete Communities. Other players in this endeavor were the Southeast Houston Affordable Housing Initiative and Center for Civic & Public Policy Improvement. Attendees included Mayor Sylvester Turner, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Todd Edwards, Judge Zinetta Burney, May Walker, County Commissioner Rodney Ellis, Dr. Abdul Muhammad, Keith Wade, Theola Pettiway, Rev. John Eigege, Ken Rodgers and many others.