Weather Information The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Houston beginning midnight Tuesday to 6 AM Thursday. Travel will continue to be very difficult through Tuesday morning with ice covered roads. Power outages are ongoing. The extremely low wind chills, below zero will be life threatening to people and animals outside without adequate warmth or shelter! [...]
The Houston Health Department and its agency partners are announcing the schedule for sites offering free COVID-19 tests the week of February 15, 2021. Nineteen FREE+FAST+SAFE testing sites across Houston are on the schedule for the week. Testing sites are closed February 15 and 16 due to inclement weather. Houston Health Department The Houston Health Department will offer drive-thru testing at [...]
New art acquisitions will grow the City’s public collection while supporting artists impacted by the COVID-19 economic downturn The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (MOCA) announced today new opportunities for artists and artist groups to have their artwork selected for the City’s Art Collection. In April, MOCA began announcing opportunities for artists and the creative [...]
Gather the family and come enjoy some fresh air at one of our parks and trails before summer is over. Find locations and see more at SBMD.org/7ProjectsToFollow.
Dear friends, The Harris County COVID-19 Relief Fund will open its online and phone application process for financial assistance to eligible Harris County residents on June 23 and June 24. In May, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo and Commissioners Court approved the creation of the $30 million COVID-19 Relief Fund to be distributed to an estimated 20,000 [...]
SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Texas Businesses and Residents Affected by the Watson Grinding and Manufacturing Facility Explosion
Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Texas businesses and residents affected by the Watson Grinding and Manufacturing Facility explosion that occurred Jan. 24, 2020, announced Administrator Jovita Carranza of the U.S. Small Business Administration. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster in response to a request SBA received from Gov. Greg Abbott [...]
by Dorothy Puch Lillig When they adopted their 2015-2030 Comprehensive Plan, the Spring Branch Management District embarked on a long-range plan to promote economic development and enhance quality of life in Spring Branch. Selected projects were identified by the community through a series of public workshops and surveys. Getting concurrence on what should be done [...]