On Saturday, April 8 the International District held its annual Kite Festival on the grounds of the Alief Community Park and Gardens. Over 300 folks were on hand to join in the kite flying contest and to enjoy music, the monthly farmers market, and more. The event is held the 2nd Saturday in April each [...]
Help celebrate the 30th anniversary of Keep Houston Beautiful Day on April 8th by participating in a local clean-up activity. Please help KHB beautify Houston year-round with a small donation for annual clean-up support. Text "KHB" to 52000 for a one-time gift of $10.
The National Weather and the Weather Channel are forecasting a 30%-40% probability of tornadoes beginning this afternoon in Texas and Oklahoma and then progressing eastward slowly Wednesday and Thursday. Probabilities are high for severe weather that may include large hail, damaging winds and flooding rain. The highest risk Tuesday afternoon and evening will be from [...]
The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department has prepared the Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan, which serves as the annual application to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for federal entitlement grants, including Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS (HOPWA), and [...]
Please join the West Harris County Regional Water Authority for City of Houston MWSBE and DBE Pre-Certification Workshops for the Surface Water Supply Project You are invited to participate in workshops held by the West Harris County Regional Water Authority to encourage local MWSBE and DBE participation in the upcoming Surface Water Supply Project. [...]
Come on out to Chick-fil-A for our Petting Zoo & Pony Ride event. It’s the perfect chance for you to spend time with your family, meet your neighbors, and have a great time. We can’t wait to see you! When: Mon, March 13, 2017 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM Where: 6895 Highway 6 S, Houston, [...]
We are proud of International Management District Executive Director David Hawes' work on this initiative to help solve homelessness and reduce panhandling in our community. Learn more about this new project with Mayor Turner at the link. Homeless/Panhandling Plan 3/2/17 While other cities, like New York City, are seeing dramatic increases in their homeless populations, [...]
We cordially invite you to join us for our quarterly ALIEF NETWORKING BREAKFAST Tuesday February 7, 2017 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM International Trade Center 11110 Bellaire Blvd. Houston, Texas Ste. 200 SPEAKER: Eddie Cruz, Engineer Houston Fire Department “The Making of a Fire Fighter” BREAKFAST Complimentary “Bring a door prize for the drawing, a [...]