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City of Houston Launches ParkHouston Mobile Parking App

By | 2017-05-24T13:36:36+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Community, Projects, Residential|

The City of Houston and Parkmobile, LLC have partnered to launch a custom parking app for mobile payments called ParkHouston. The application allows parkers to use their mobile devices to pay for parking at the 9,200 metered, on-street parking spaces throughout the city. Customers using the ParkHouston app can pay for parking with their smartphones [...]

Join Us for the Celebration of a New Speed Trailer at the HPD Northwest Storefront (Long Point)

By | 2017-05-23T09:10:27+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

When Thursday, May 25, 2017 9:30 AM Networking and light breakfast 10:00 AM Event Where Northwest Storefront 8400 Long Point Road Houston, Texas 77055 Public Safety is one of my top priorities on City Council. I have heard from many constituents that speeding has become an issue on some of the major streets in District [...]

The City of Houston requests your feedback

By | 2017-05-19T15:28:11+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Community, Projects, Residential|

The City of Houston is collaborating with Rice University to study how people respond to severe weather. We are asking for your help with a study that will take less than 2 minutes. Your information will valuable for helping the City understand how people cope with severe weather. The study is entirely on line and [...]

GO Neighborhoods is expanding

By | 2017-05-16T10:48:21+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Community, Residential|

GO Neighborhoods is Growing! Dear Partner, We are excited to share that LISC's Great Opportunities (GO) Neighborhoods initiative is expanding in 2017! JOIN US - we are hosting one of two information sessions this Thursday. GO Neighborhoods is a multi-year, place based approach to comprehensive community development. For Houston LISC, GO Neighborhoods is how we [...]

HPD Positive Interaction Program Meeting May 16th

By | 2017-05-12T12:40:06+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

May 16, 2017- (Tuesday) Our topic will be Officer Safety - “Shoot, Don’t Shoot!” Our Officer Safety unit will be out to show us how effective this important training tool has been over the years. From training the Cadets to informing the public, this tool shows us how quickly life or death decisions are routinely [...]

Hurricane Season is Around the Corner

By | 2017-05-03T10:13:27+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

Hurricane season is around the corner, so be prepared by visiting www.weather.gov/wrn/hurricane-preparedness. Also, register to attend the FREE Extreme Weather Ready Expo on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Here is the link to register for the event http://www.hurricaneworkshop.com/

Sunday Streets Brings Out Hundreds of Spring Branch Residents

By | 2017-04-25T10:58:35+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Community, Spring Branch Living|

On Sunday afternoon, police cars blocked off a stretch of Gessner Road between Tiger Trail and Kempwood for the latest edition of Cigna Sunday Streets, a special event produced by the mayor’s office and a favorite for neighborhoods around the city. With the streets closed to automobile traffic, hundreds of Spring Branch pedestrians, bicyclists, and rollerskaters came [...]