Your opinion counts: What issues should the City focus on next year?

By | 2016-10-19T19:21:46+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Community, Projects, Residential|

In 2015, Houston's City Council took the groundbreaking step of adopting the city's first general plan, Plan Houston. The Plan describes a vision and goals for our community and identifies twelve core strategies that represent the City’s approach for achieving the vision.    The City of Houston is now actively working towards achieving the community goals laid out in [...]

Turnaround Houston- Resource and Job Fair

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:29+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Community, Projects|

MAYOR SYLVESTER TURNER AND THE CITY OF HOUSTON PRESENT TURNAROUND HOUSTON - ELIMINATING BARRIERS TO EMPLOYMENT An initiative launched by Mayor Sylvester Turner to connect Houstonians to social services, job training and employment resources. Thursday, September 15th, 2016 9:00 A.M - 1:00 P.M. Kashmere Multi-Service Center 4802 Lockwood Drive, Houston, TX 77026 THE TURNAROUND HOUSTON [...]

SBMD held another successful Community Day

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:29+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Community, Projects|

The Spring Branch Management District held another successful Community Day on July 16th at Bella Spring Townhomes. The event garnered over 60 attendees featuring area partners such as: COSAP/Phoenix House, who specializes in keeping families drug and alcohol free; SEAL Security Services, who offer supplemental patrols throughout the Spring Branch District; the American Diabetes Association; [...]

Houston Bike Plan Report Finalized

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:29+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Community, Projects|

On June 20 the Final Houston Bike Plan Report was released by BikeHouston and presented to City Council's Transportation Technology and Infrastructure (TTI) Committee. This project is funded by the City of Houston, BikeHouston, Houston Parks Board, H-GAC, FTA, FHWA, and TxDOT. During the public comment period ending April 11, the Bike Plan team received [...]

Mayor’s Proud Partner Awards Call for Entries

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:29+00:00 June 28th, 2016|Community, Projects|

Who: Keep Houston Beautiful (Houston Clean City Commission) What: Mayor's Proud Partner Awards Call for Entries When: entries due Monday, August 15, 2016 Where: award application is available at Why: award the efforts of businesses, individuals and community groups who work to enhance Houston's landscape through environmental and beautification projects Contact: Audrey Laroche, Program [...]

New Esplanades Coming Soon To Spring Branch

By | 2016-10-17T11:44:29+00:00 June 24th, 2016|Community, Projects|

Motorists driving through Spring Branch will soon have another reason to keep their eyes on the road. In coming weeks, landscaping crews will fan out across the district to begin work on 14 new esplanades—the grassy medians that run along the middle of roadways—that have been adopted by the Spring Branch Management District as part [...]