At 9 a.m. TOMORROW (Saturday, November 10), Houston Police Assistant Chief Henry Gaw will meet with members of the Youth Police Advisory Council (YPAC) to discuss issues important to teens at the HPD Edward A. Thomas Building at 1200 Travis Among the topics the teens will discuss are bullying, peer pressure and teen suicide. YPAC [...]
Houston is a cornerstone of Veterans Day celebrations in the United States. As a city, Houston is proud to pay tribute to our men and women in the military by providing an annual “Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day Celebration”. This civic celebration honors and celebrates the brave men, women, and families who fight for [...]
Motorists and community leaders alike understand the frustration and safety concerns associated with incidents on our freeways. In fact, for the last five years, Rice University’s Kinder Institute for Urban Research has reported traffic as the largest concern for Houston area residents, with good reason. On average, a Houston driver wastes 61 hours of time [...]
The International District board of directors held their monthly meeting at the new Alief Center for Advanced Careers located at 12160 Richmond Road. The new facility is state of the art and teaches students many hands on skills such as welding, automotive repair, and culinary arts. The board considered a number of action items including [...]
For the next 3 weeks, the City of Houston Municipal Courts Department (MCD) will discount certain delinquent cases to help individuals save money when they resolve those cases. “Many of our citizens are still putting the pieces back together from Harvey, and we understand that sometimes many are not able to meet all their obligations,” [...]
The City of Houston is building a new community center in the Alief area. This fantastic new facility will be a $57 million state of the art facility. Community members are encouraged to provide input during the Open House on October 30.
On behalf of Houston Community College, I would like to invite you to a district-wide 10-year Strategic Planning meeting. As a leader in west Houston, your views are important and we are eager to learn what you consider to be top priorities for HCC and how we can positively impact the workforce. Please join me [...]