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SBA COVID-19 Informational Webinars: March 30th-April 3rd

2020-03-28T17:23:12-05:00March 28th, 2020|Business|

The SBA Houston District Office will provide the latest information from SBA to help small businesses with their economic recovery from the effects of the Coronavirus. We will give information on how to apply and where you can get additional help with preparing and applying for an SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan. Sessions will allow for [...]

Stay Connected — From a Distance — With City Flowers

2020-03-27T15:52:29-05:00March 27th, 2020|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Want to let your family and friends know you miss them during this time of physical distancing? You can text, call or schedule a Zoom meeting. Or, you can make it more special and, well,  say it with flowers. The Spring Branch District’s City Flowers is still fulfilling online orders with [...]

You Ride… You Get Rewarded

2020-03-25T17:27:54-05:00March 25th, 2020|Community|

Support our Local Restaurants and Retailers in the METRO Rider Rewards Program Many of our retailers have started curbside pickup to make it easier for you to shop. Simply CLICK HERE for a list of participating Rider Rewards partners. Always call ahead to confirm that the business is open. This list is subject to change.

“Stay Home. Stay Safe.” order and essential services

2020-03-25T09:17:39-05:00March 24th, 2020|Community|

A Message from the Executive Director This morning County Judge Lina Hidalgo, with the support of Mayor Turner, issued a mandatory “Stay Home. Stay Safe.” order that will start at midnight tonight. In order to support this effort, the Spring Branch District will cease their graffiti and litter abatement and other non-essential services. Staff will [...]

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) to help with the COVID-19 crisis

2020-03-24T13:28:28-05:00March 24th, 2020|Business|

What's an EIDL? The SBA EIDL program can provide low-interest loans of up to $2M to businesses and private non-profits. EIDLs may be used to pay fixed debts, payroll, accounts payable and other bills. The interest rate is 3.75% for small businesses without credit available elsewhere. The interest rate for non-profits is 2.75%. EIDLs have long-term repayment options, up to a maximum of 30 [...]

SBISD Board of Trustees Regular Meeting Notice for March 23, 2020

2020-03-22T17:33:38-05:00March 22nd, 2020|Community, Education|

SPRING BRANCH ISD BOARD MEETING NOTICE Regular Meeting March 23, 2020 Planned Meeting Topics & Points of Discussion The Spring Branch ISD Board of Trustees will hold its regular monthly meeting beginning at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 23, in the Board Meeting Room of the Schaper Leadership Center located at 955 Campbell Road. Due [...]

Houston’s COVID-19 Site Broadens Testing to Symptomatic People with Chronic Illnesses

2020-03-22T14:42:54-05:00March 22nd, 2020|Community|

Houston’s first free COVID-19 drive-thru testing site will broaden services to people of any age with chronic illnesses on Sunday, March 22, 2020. People with chronic illnesses experiencing cough, difficulty breathing and fever, the common COVID-19 symptoms, can call the Houston Health Department’s COVID-19 call center at 832-393-4220 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. to [...]