With opening comments by Board Chair Patricia Maddox, the Spring Branch District recently hosted its first community meeting about 7 Projects to Follow in the area in the near future. The public meeting, held at Karbach Brewery, was well-attended by area residents and business owners who were able to view and interact with maps and [...]
Drive through the Spring Branch District on any given day, and you will see lots of things happening — from new businesses moving in, existing ones making improvements, housing developments in the works, gorgeous landscaping popping up and — everyone’s favorite — roadwork and drainage projects possibly adding a little crimp in your daily commute [...]
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As we begin 2019, I would like to share with you some of the things we are working on in District A and the projects that we have planned in our community. My staff handled over 1,000 cases from constituents last year. Examples of concerns handled by my office are: street/drainage, platting/Planning Commission concerns, dangerous [...]
Ribbon Cutting and Lighting Ceremony Wednesday, December 12, 2018 6:00 PM Gessner at Long Point Gessner Road was recently reconstructed from Long Point to Neuens. This project (N-000809-0001) provided for the design and construction of the six-lane, divided concrete roadway with storm drainage, curbs, driveways, street lighting, traffic control, and necessary underground utilities. The street [...]
by Dorothy Puch Lillig For the last 11 years, David Schwab has served on the Spring Branch Management District Board, many of them as chairperson of the Environmental and Urban Design Committee. While he says he believes the SBMD board is an effective body that works to “get things done,” he concedes that aesthetically improving [...]
Paying it Forward: Mayor Turner Requests Donations and Volunteers to Assist Areas Affected by Hurricane Florence.
HOUSTON - At the direction of Mayor Sylvester Turner, the Houston Relief Hub will coordinate Houston's Paying It Forward Hurricane Relief Response to Hurricane Florence. The Mayor’s Office has made contact with relief groups in the region that are requesting: Cleaning supplies (with bleach) Personal hygiene items Nonperishable food Bottled water Pet food and supplies [...]