Houston Health Department, partners announce free COVID-19 testing schedule for week of March 29

The Houston Health Department and its agency partners are announcing the schedule for sites offering free COVID-19 tests the week of March 29, 2021. Twenty FREE+FAST+SAFE testing sites across Houston are on the schedule for the week. Houston Health Department The Houston Health Department will offer drive-thru testing at two surge sites affiliated with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. [...]

2021-03-29T09:05:38-05:00March 29th, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

The Thomas Telegraph: Vol. 2, Issue 11 – 03-18-2021

Vol. 2, Issue 11 - 03.18.21 RESOURCES The Houston Harris County Winter Storm Relief Fund is now accepting applications for home repair assistance for residents whose homes were damaged during the winter storm.  To get started, click here. The Houston-Harris County Emergency Rental Assistance Program provides past-due rent payments from April 2020 onward, for months in which no other rental assistance has [...]

2021-03-18T14:03:15-05:00March 18th, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

The Thomas Telegraph: Vol. 2, Issue 10 – 03-11-2021

Vol. 2, Issue 10 - 03.11.21 RECOVERY RESOURCES On March 10th, City Council approved the Utility Winter Storm Uri Relief Program, authorizing adjustments to affected water and wastewater customer accounts.This will provide for a one-time adjustment to all affected utility customers’ water and wastewater utility bills to the lower of the average monthly usage billed over the previous 12 months [...]

2021-03-11T17:29:23-06:00March 11th, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

The Thomas Telegraph: Vol. 2, Issue 9 – 03-04-2021

Vol. 2, Issue 9 - 03.04.21 RECOVERY RESOURCES Mayor Turner has announced that $1.65m in emergency grants are being invested by the Houston Harris County Winter Storm Relief Fund. Those impacted by the storm and needing help can text HoustonFreeze to 898211, or for Spanish, text HoustonAyuda to 898211 (TXT211 on iPhone). Individuals will be texted back with eligibility and [...]

2021-03-04T18:07:56-06:00March 4th, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

District F: $159m Houston-Harris County Rent Relief Program Launches Today – 02-25-21

02.25.21 Friends and Neighbors, Today is the start of the $159m Houston-Harris County Emergency Rental Assistance Program. In response to the ongoing need for rental relief, the City and the County have joined efforts to support our most vulnerable who are still being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Renters and landlords may apply at HoustonHarrisHelp.org. Any rental property (apartments [...]

2021-02-25T14:29:01-06:00February 25th, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

Houston-Harris County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

The City of Houston and Harris County are working together to provide $159 million in rent and utilities assistance to families who are struggling due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds will be distributed by two agencies with established experience in helping people in need: BakerRipley and Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. To [...]

2021-02-24T12:50:33-06:00February 24th, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

Houston Moratorium on Heavy Trash Code Enforcement Feb 23-Mar 12, 2021

Houston Announces Moratorium on Heavy Trash Code Enforcement in Aftermath of Winter Storm Heavy trash code enforcement suspended February 23 to March 12, 2021 No citations will be issued during this time Due to widespread damage to many homes during last week’s winter storm, the Department of Neighborhoods (DON) Inspections and Public Service (IPS) division [...]

2021-02-23T16:32:01-06:00February 23rd, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

District F: Winter Storm Recovery Resources

02.23.21 Crowdsource Rescue and Operation BBQ Relief and are helping those still affected by Winter Storm Uri. If you lack reliable transportation to get food & water you can sign up for delivery at: http://crowdsourcerescue.org/freeze If you DO NOT have internet access you may dial 311 for help. Please consider donating to the Houston/Harris County Winter Storm Relief Fund!  [...]

2021-02-23T16:05:17-06:00February 23rd, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

Houston Lifts Boil Water Notice

Effective immediately, the City of Houston has lifted the boil water notice that has been in place since Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Customers no longer need to boil water used for drinking, cooking and making ice. Water quality testing submitted to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has confirmed that tap water meets all regulatory [...]

2021-02-21T15:33:58-06:00February 21st, 2021|City of Houston, Community News, IMD News|0 Comments

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