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Shelters For Katrina Victims Relocated To Houston

Emmett: ‘Let’s Turn The Dome Into A Large Park’

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett joins In The Loop to talk about the Domed Park idea.

08/27/2014

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett proposes using the huge indoor space of the 'Dome to create what would be the world's largest indoor park. (Getty Images)

Latest Astrodome Proposal: A Massive Indoor Park

Proposal envisions using huge indoor space to build the world’s largest indoor park.

08/26/2014

Texas Gulf Coast Cleans Up After Hurricane Ike

Harris Judge Says Saving Astrodome Won’t Cost Houston 2017 Super Bowl

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett on Thursday called demolishing the Astrodome a “silly plan.” John Lopez on Friday replied by saying Emmett should “grow a pair” and have it torn down. So naturally, Emmett called Lopez on Friday to […]

07/18/2014

Texas Gulf Coast Cleans Up After Hurricane Ike

Judge Emmett: Astrodome Can Be A Multi-Purpose Facility

John Lopez said the Judge Ed Emmett needed to grow a pair and bring down the Astrodome. So the judge called the show to clarify his remarks.

07/18/2014

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Best 7 Events In Astrodome History

The Houston Astrodome is the eighth wonder of the world! No longer in use and possibly to be torn down the iconic stadium sits empty next to the Houston Texans NRG Stadium. But June 9th marks the anniversary of the first indoor MLB All-Star game being played at the Astrodome in 1968.

SportsRadio 610–07/09/2014

The Astrodome was used as a shelter during hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005. (Getty Images)

Preservation Groups Still Hope To Save Astrodome From Wrecking Ball

A pending application to designate the famed Houston Astrodome as a “state antiquities landmark” could revitalize efforts to revamp the stadium and save it from potential demolition.

05/14/2014

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Could Questions About James Harden’s Maturity Become A Problem For The Rockets?

Bomani Jones joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about James Harden’s maturity problems, Dwight Howard becoming the big man with the Rockets ahead of Harden as well as his thoughts on Incognito, the Astrodome and Steve Patterson.

11/06/2013

(Photo Credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

The Astrodome Is Done

Ed Emmett the Harris County Judge and presiding officer of the Harris County Commissioner’s Court joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed the vote that went against upgrading the Astrodome, what happens to the Dome now and how hard will it be to take it down

11/06/2013

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Astrodome Measure Defeated; Destined For Demolition

Harris County voters voted down a proposal that would’ve authorized for $217 million in public money to be used to convert the Astrodome into a convention center.

11/05/2013

(Photo Credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Fate Of Iconic Houston Astrodome Up To Voters

Houston-area voters began deciding Tuesday whether to pump money into converting the shuttered Astrodome into a convention center or to allow the iconic but dilapidated stadium to proceed toward a likely date with the wrecking ball.

SportsRadio 610–11/05/2013

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