An Important Message From Commissioner Rodney Ellis

2019-09-13T18:19:49-05:00September 13th, 2019|Community, Residential|

Dear Friends, Precinct One is here to serve. We are hosting free property tax workshops in partnership with Harris County Appraisal District (HCAD) and the Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office. Attending will help you prepare for this year’s tax bills and protect your investment for future generations by learning more about the property tax system. [...]

Local Visual Artists: Apply to be an Artist-in-Residence at Zócalo in the Spring Branch District

2019-08-07T18:25:32-05:00August 7th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

Applications Accepted Aug. 15 to Sept. 15 by Dorothy Puch Lillig The newly remodeled Zócalo Apartments in the Spring Branch District feature two full-building-scale murals by Houston artist, Anat Ronen. The colorful parrots and hummingbird pop against otherwise plain brick walls. The murals are stunning, but the apartment complex owners aren’t stopping there. Starting this [...]

Houston By the Neighborhood: New Homes Replace Flea Market in Spring Branch

2019-07-16T11:13:01-05:00July 16th, 2019|Community, Homebuyers, Real Estate Corner, Residential|

By Susie Tommaney, HoustonPress Screenshot from What does Spring Branch mean to you? For parents, it's access to an award-winning school district that's worth paying a bit more in property values. For old school Houstonians, it's a region of phenomenal growth that saw tiny West Belt morph into the massive West Sam [...]

ALERT HOUSTON: Flash Flood Watch Issued for Houston Tonight Through Thursday Morning

2019-06-04T09:34:58-05:00June 4th, 2019|Community, Residential|

Weather Information The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Houston from late Tuesday until Thursday morning. This means conditions are favorable for flooding to occur. Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop tonight as a surge of tropical moisture approaches Southeast Texas. The moisture combined with an upper level trough and [...]

METRO Summer of Fun 2019

2019-05-23T11:39:22-05:00May 9th, 2019|Community, Residential|

METRO's Summer of Fun is back! Students K-12, plus college and university students RIDE FREE from June 1 – Aug. 31, 2019, with a Student METRO Q® Fare Card Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Q: What is the Summer of Fun Program? A: The METRO Summer of Fun Program allows students to ride FREE from June [...]

News from District A: Street Re-Striping, Street Lights, Advocating in Austin, and more!

2019-05-23T11:39:22-05:00April 12th, 2019|Community, Residential|

Street Lights and Street Striping Requests Do you know of a dark street in District A that you believe might qualify for a new street light? Please fill out a form (click here), and email it directly to my office at Houston Public Works will evaluate the street to see if it qualifies for [...]

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