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 [...]
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 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 [...]
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/
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 [...]
Take a look at the video and pictures of the 2017 SBMD Cigna Sunday Streets event. SBMD 2017 CIGNA SUNDAY STREETS from ev1pro.com on Vimeo.
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 [...]