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City of Houston Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee, April 11

By | 2017-04-07T07:42:32+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 10:00 AM City Hall Council Chamber – 901 Bagby, 2nd Floor Welcoming Remarks: Council Member Brenda Stardig, Chair Welcoming Remarks: Council Member Steve Le, Vice Chair Presentation: Houston Fire Department Resources • Speaker: Marty Lancton, President, Houston Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 341 Presentation: Spring Branch Chemical Fire and Houston Fire Department [...]

DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, April 29

By | 2017-03-28T12:56:44+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

On April 29, 2017, CoSAP (Coalition of Substance Abuse Prevention) will sponsor a collection site for any expired, unused, and unwanted prescription medications for safe, legal, and environmentally friendly disposal. The take-back day offers everyone an easy way to dispose of old an unused prescription drugs while at the same time helps in reducing their [...]

Announcing MWSBE and DBE Pre-Certification Workshops for the Surface Water Supply Project

By | 2017-03-07T18:21:57+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Community, Projects, Public Safety|

Please join the West Harris County Regional Water Authority for City of Houston MWSBE and DBE Pre-Certification Workshops for the Surface Water Supply Project You are invited to participate in workshops held by the West Harris County Regional Water Authority to encourage local MWSBE and DBE participation in the upcoming Surface Water Supply Project. Please [...]

City of Houston Rolls Out Meaningful Change Campaign to Combat Homelessness, Panhandling

By | 2017-03-12T21:35:04+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Uncategorized|

We are proud of Spring Branch Management District Executive Director David Hawes for his work on this important project with Mayor Sylvester Turner. Homelessness and panhandling are both chronic problems of any major city, but Houston has made incredible strides in ameliorating both. Below is the City's multi-part, holistic plan to address these problems further. You [...]

Remembering Major Dwight Burton

By | 2017-03-03T09:53:39+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Uncategorized|

The Spring Branch Management District lost a beloved member of its team last week when Major Dwight Burton of S.E.A.L. Security Solutions died at the age of 52. Burton led the S.E.A.L. team, which has provided enhanced public safety services to the Spring Branch area for the past two years. A military veteran and a [...]

Highway 290 Informational Meeting

By | 2017-02-17T10:33:09+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Public Safety, Uncategorized|

The Houston Police Department, Northwest Division PIP will be holding an informational meeting on the progress of the 290 expansion. TXDOT representatives will be here to share the updated timeline of this important project. Everyone is invited! The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 7:00pm. The location is the “Faith Center” [...]