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Council Member Le Announces Public Safety Town Hall Meeting, May 8

2019-04-17T19:35:13-05:00April 17th, 2019|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|

Following the most recent in a series of fatal shootings in the District F subdivision of Parkglen West, Council Member Steve Le, Vice Chair of the Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee, will be holding a town hall meeting regarding public safety. “This plague of violent crime in our most vulnerable neighborhoods cannot and will [...]

Hire Houston Youth Program

2019-01-31T15:46:21-05:00January 31st, 2019|Alief ISD, City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|

Alief ISD would like to invite you to be a part of one of Mayor Sylvester Turner's signature programs - Hire Houston Youth. By partnering together, we can help support not only Houston's future workforce and economy but continue our efforts of developing strong and productive members of our society and giving youth opportunities to [...]

Build It Forward – Houston Harvey Recovery Efforts

2019-01-28T20:52:55-05:00January 28th, 2019|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|

The City of Houston received more than $1 billion in federal funds to assist in long-term housing recovery from Hurricane Harvey. The first step to receiving these funds is to fill out a survey to see which of the five programs you qualify for. Contact Info and Survey Application Documents Checklist [...]

Disaster Recovery – Neighborhood Restoration Centers Reach Out to Harvey Victims

2018-11-29T15:20:09-05:00November 29th, 2018|City of Houston, Community, Community News, IMD News|

Harvey Recovery Fairs help people get on path to recovery City of Houston Neighborhood Restoration Centers and community partners continue to reach out to people affected by Hurricane Harvey through an ongoing series of Harvey Recovery Fairs. The events are sponsored in partnership with community agencies and are designed to connect people to the services, [...]

Paying it Forward: Mayor Turner Requests Donations and Volunteers to Assist Areas Affected by Hurricane Florence.

2018-09-21T21:31:30-05:00September 21st, 2018|City of Houston, Community, Community News, IMD News|

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 [...]

Celebrating African American Heritage Month at the Houston Public Library

2018-01-30T11:02:55-05:00January 30th, 2018|City of Houston, Community, Community News, IMD News|

HOUSTON - Celebrate African American history as it comes alive at the Houston Public Library (HPL) through the voices and vision of writers, artists and leaders. Through the power and inspiration of poetry, documentary films, live performances and critical conversations, HPL honors and celebrates the heritage, culture and contributions of notable individuals. The legacy of [...]

Join us and CM Larry Green on a mission to the Netherlands!

2018-01-26T13:53:01-05:00January 26th, 2018|City of Houston, Community, Community News, IMD News|

Mission to the Netherlands Join Houston International Trade Development Council and Houston City Council Member Larry Green on a mission to the Netherlands. The Netherlands, a country in Northwest Europe, is know for a flat landscape of canals, tulip fields, windmills and international business opportunities. We will visit Rotterdam, The Hague, and the capitol city, [...]

Recycling Returns November 13, 2017

2017-10-25T19:31:43-05:00October 25th, 2017|City of Houston, Community, Community News, IMD News|

After a 2-and-a-half-month suspension due to Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts, the City of Houston's Solid Waste Management Department (SWMD) will resume its curbside recycling collection schedule starting Monday, November 13, 2017. The resumption of service is as follows: "B Week" collection will begin the week of Monday, November 13, 2017 "A Week" collection will begin [...]

Applications Being Accepted for Police Chief’s Youth Police Advisory Council

2017-10-01T16:48:02-05:00October 1st, 2017|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|

The Houston Police Department is inviting Houston area high school students to apply for the 2017-2018 Youth Police Advisory Council (YPAC). Students will address issues affecting youth and the community, participate in community service projects and attend youth leadership conferences throughout the state. Additionally, the YPAC meets regularly with Chief of Police Art Acevedo and [...]

District J Recovers: Sept. 19

2017-09-19T14:27:56-05:00September 19th, 2017|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|

Disaster Recovery Center at Bayland Park FEMA has opened up a Disaster Recovery Center at Bayland Community Center (6400 Bissonnet). The center will be open from 7am - 7pm, 7 days a week. You can apply for federal assistance, receive information about resources available and ask for updates on your case at the center. FEMA [...]

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