like asthma and cancer

than other communities.

can be as much as

than in other, more well-off areas of Houston

That's called

In The Community

Poor air quality has a direct impact on all of us. To fix this problem, we need to understand the problem. Together we can work towards healthier air, healthier bodies and healthier communities.

Local events to help preserve air quality

Transportation is a major contributor to air pollution. Check out how BCycle, Houston’s bike share program, is making a difference.

Since 2012, Houston BCycle riders have taken 1.2 million trips, burned 296 million calories, replaced 7 million pounds of carbon emissions, and ridden more than 7.4 million miles through the streets of Houston. #HoustonBikes

Let’s make Houston a more bike-friendly city. Cycling is good for your health and the environment.

Exhibit Locations
  • Coming soon to your local Houston libraries this summer!