News

/News/

Notice of public hearing for the 2017 Annual Action Plan

By | March 23rd, 2017|Community|

The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department has prepared the Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan, which serves as the annual application to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for federal entitlement grants, including Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS (HOPWA), and [...]

Summer High School Studio Art Intensive at Art League Houston

By | March 16th, 2017|Community, Education|

The Summer High School Studio Art Intensive at Art League Houston is a rigorous, four-week summer program and in-depth studio art experience for high school students, ages 14-17. Participants will receive six hours of coursework each day in a variety of mediums, beginning with drawing and painting and expanding to less traditional forms. Led by [...]

New Bar Brings American Craft Beer to Spring Branch

By | March 14th, 2017|Business, Business Spotlight|

Kyle Pierson Kyle Pierson had a problem. The restaurant industry veteran and bar manager at Montrose favorite Hay Merchant, couldn’t find a craft beer bar near where he lived in Spring Branch. “At Hay Merchant, we would get so many people from Spring Branch, from the Energy Corridor, from Katy,” Pierson said. “They were driving [...]

District A News

By | March 14th, 2017|Community|

District A CIP Meeting Recap Thank you to the 300+ dedicated constituents who attended the CIP meeting last month. If you were unable to attend, you can watch the recording of the meeting. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact my office at 832-393-3010 or districta@houstontx.gov. Corral the Grease Program Used cooking grease [...]

Spring Branch Education Foundation Plans Spring Golf Classic

By | March 13th, 2017|Community, Education|

Spring Branch Education Foundation’s (SBEF) 21st annual Golf Classic is slated for Saturday, April 8, 2017, at River Ridge Golf Course in Sealy. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit students and teachers in Spring Branch Independent School District. Co-chairs Mike Baker and Jay Sartain are expecting a sold-out event. “For two decades, the Golf Classic [...]

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

By | 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 [...]