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METRONext Public Meeting Schedule

By |2019-01-18T08:46:12+00:00January 18th, 2019|Community, Residential|

METRO is working on the development of a regional transit plan, METRONext, that will identify major capital investments and other improvements needed to meet the mobility challenges of the next 20 years. As part of this process, you may remember that METRO held a series of community open houses to give the public an opportunity [...]

District A: Garbage and Recycling Information

By |2019-01-17T16:47:48+00:00January 17th, 2019|Community|

Letter to the Editor Thank you to everyone who has contacted my office about missed trash, recycling, heavy trash, and yard waste collections. I know that you are frustrated that this core service is not being taken care of in the manner that it should, and I am frustrated too. Below is a copy of [...]

Tapioca Place: Spontaneous Purchase in Spring Branch Leads to Special Partnership

By |2019-01-17T12:54:33+00:00January 17th, 2019|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig You might say Samantha Le jumped into purchasing Tapioca Place in the Spring Branch District as quickly as, let’s say, one might order a bubble tea. She was meeting a friend at the shop on Hammerly Boulevard and heard it was for sale, got a price and thought, “Why not?” That [...]

2018 Recap in District A

By |2019-01-17T08:04:30+00:00January 17th, 2019|Community, Projects, Residential|

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 [...]

NFL Foundation Grassroots Program 2018 RFP Available

By |2019-01-16T17:24:42+00:00January 16th, 2019|Community, Residential|

Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and the National Football League Foundation are excited to announce: The 2018 NFL Foundation Grassroots Program The goal of the Program is to provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations with financial and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields. The Program provides grants of up to [...]