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Houston Prevention Takes Back 475 lbs of Prescription Drugs

By | 2017-06-06T17:22:10+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Public Safety|

"Prevetion is not just a strategy. It becomes a way of life." - Frederick Weatherspoon On participating in this year's massive RX drug take back program Prevention Staff Frederick Weatherspoon had this to say: "My experience participating with the drug take back this year was remarkable. I was able to see firsthand how the implementation [...]

Reporting Suspicious Activity Helps Keep Houston Safe

By | 2017-06-05T09:19:49+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

While there are no specific or credible threats to the Houston area, the Mayor's Office of Public Safety & Homeland Security wants to remind residents of their role in preventing terrorism. Preventing Terrorism The best way Houston area residents can help prevent terrorist attacks from happening is to be vigilant of their surroundings and report [...]

Mayor Turner Announces Meaningful Change for Veterans

By | 2017-06-04T12:45:42+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Community, Projects|

HOUSTON - Mayor Sylvester Turner announces a $2.3 million mental health grant for local veterans has been secured by the Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs. The Texas Veterans + Family Alliance Grant was awarded by the State of Texas Health and Human Services Commission and will fund valuable new programs and services for a community [...]

METRO Summer of Fun Pass/QR Card for K-12 Students

By | 2017-05-31T19:05:26+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Community, Residential|

Get ready for a summer of fun! METRO is taking students to all the fun for FREE with the Student Summer of Fun Pass. It gives K- 12 students free rides on METRORail, local buses and Park & Ride services June 1, 2017 through Sept.1, 2017. The fun continues even when students head back to [...]

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 [...]