Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Public Hearings

By | 2018-02-03T07:52:01+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|Community, Projects, Residential|

On December 15, 2017, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) released its Draft Environment Impact Statement (DEIS) for the high-speed train. Among the DEIS highlights are the: Preferred Houston to North Texas route Passenger station locations Environmental impact The FRA’s analysis, completed after nearly four years of work, provides additional information for the high-speed train’s ongoing [...]

Celebrating African American Heritage Month at the Houston Public Library

By | 2018-01-30T11:04:52+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Community, Residential|

HOUSTON - Celebrate African American history as it comes alive at the Houston Public Library (HPL) through the voices and vision of writers, artists and leaders. Through the power and inspiration of poetry, documentary films, live performances and critical conversations, HPL honors and celebrates the heritage, culture and contributions of notable individuals. The legacy of [...]

Save the Date: Love, Arts, and Agnes Moffitt Park Event

By | 2018-02-07T19:23:49+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Community, Residential|

SAVE THE DATE! Sunday, February 25, 2018 2:00 - 5:00 PM Agnes Moffitt Park 10645 Hammerly Blvd. Houston, Texas 77043 'High Plains Drifter' sculpture celebration - first civic art in District A Valentine's Day party with crafts Pet costume contest - bring your pets dressed up! BARC pet adoptions Photo booth Live music by The [...]


By | 2018-01-19T12:44:05+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Community, Residential|

NEW MEETING DATE FOR JANUARY 2018 SBSNN Meeting: Monday, January 29th at 6:30 PM Spring Shadows Civic Association - Board Room 10355 Centrepark Drive, Suite 220 Houston, TX 77043 Due to a scheduling conflict, the meeting room at SSCA is unavailable on our regular meeting date Monday, January 22nd, the SBSNN Meeting has been rescheduled [...]

Rescheduled: Meeting to Discuss Changes to the City’s Boarding Home Ordinances

By | 2018-01-16T16:07:00+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Community, Residential|

Due to the weather, this meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday, January 30th. Do you have a boarding home in your neighborhood? Do you know if you have people on parole living near you? What does this mean for you and your neighborhood? What services should be provided for residents living in one of these [...]

Mayor Announces Opening of Eight More Neighborhood Restoration Centers for Flood Victims

By | 2018-01-15T15:26:44+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Community, Residential|

Following a successful experiment with providing essential services to Hurricane Harvey flood victims at the grassroots level, Mayor Sylvester Turner today announced the opening of eight Neighborhood Restoration Centers throughout the city starting next week. “We are taking a neighborhood by neighborhood approach to getting assistance to the many people who need it,” the mayor [...]

SAVE the DATE – 3rd Annual BARK for BARC Walk – April 28, 2018

By | 2018-01-12T09:10:15+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Community, Residential|

Mark your calendar for Saturday, April 28, 2018 at beautiful Rice University! The Houston BARC Foundation and Honorary Chairman Lance McCullers, Jr. invite you to participate in the third annual BARK for BARC Pet Walk. Get your friends together for this fun event - your leashed pets are welcome, of course! All the details and [...]