Dear Aldine Community, We have been closely monitoring the weather. While Marco turned east, Laura intensified overnight from a tropical storm to a Category 1 hurricane as it entered the Gulf of Mexico. The National Hurricane Center’s latest track has it making landfall possibly as a Category 3 hurricane sometime Wednesday into Thursday along the [...]
In the first installment of our three-part history of Aldine from last year, we discussed all the name changes the community went through before settling at last on its name, our best guess as to the origins of that name, and told you about some of the area’s earliest settlers -- Swedish farmers and Kansans [...]
Virtual Community Engagement Meeting for the Lauder Stormwater Detention Basin – Phase 2 HCFCD Unit P500-06-00 – Bond Project C-34 The Harris County Flood Control District will hold a virtual Community Engagement Meeting for Phase 2 of the Lauder Stormwater Detention Basin project. The purpose of this meeting is to inform residents about the status [...]
By Zach Despart, Houston Chronicle Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo on Monday ordered all bars and clubs in Harris County to close for the next 15 days, a move intended to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. The order, which takes effect at 8 a.m. Tuesday, also limits restaurants to pickup, delivery and drive-through [...]
SBA To Provide Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) Up to $2 Million in Disaster Assistance Loans WASHINGTON – SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza issued the following statement today in response to the President’s address to the nation: “The President took bold, decisive action to make our 30 million small businesses more resilient to Coronavirus-related economic disruptions. Small businesses are [...]
The County Connection Lina Hidalgo | Harris County Judge Throughout my time as Harris County Judge, I have relied on data and evidence to make the most equitable, efficient, and impactful decisions possible to improve county government. This experience has shown me just how important accurate data collection is for building up [...]
District 2 will be hosting a Sheriff’s Safety Forum on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 7 pm. The event will be held at the East Aldine Management District Office located at 5333 Aldine Mail Route, Houston, TX 77039. Crime stats will be addressed and our main topic for the night will be given by a [...]
Papalooza: HOPE Clinic is currently enrolling women in their Papalooza event where uninsured women get their pap smear, clinical breast exam and HPV screening all for only $20 (pap smears for out of pocket patients can cost hundreds of dollars). Spots filled up quickly last time so please let people know to sign up fast. [...]
Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar (VDVR) Training! Be part of the movement to increase voter participation in Harris County.
Please join East Aldine District for our quarterly forum. Keynote speakers are Jometra Hawkins, community developler, BakerRipley and Diana Del Pilar, principal, Avalos P-TECH School.