Dazzling street-level art brightens the District landscape

A pleasing touch of moonlight, flowers and sunshine came to East Aldine just in time for Valentine’s Day. But the feel-good objects won’t fade away like the holiday. They are permanent neighborhood decorations known as Mini Murals, which are hand-painted and clear-coated on traffic signal control cabinets at two key traffic intersections where Aldine drivers, [...]

2021-02-26T20:01:04-06:00February 26th, 2021|Community, My East Aldine, Projects|

Keith-Wiess Park Master Plan Survey

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department in conjunction with East Aldine Management District is conducting a survey on possible amenities and park activities for the northern quadrant of Keith-Wiess Park with an emphasis on the nature trail/detention basin area. Please utilize the link below to share your input and vision for the park. English: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TLQ8SLT Español: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TLQ8SLT?lang=es [...]

2020-10-01T20:24:26-05:00September 3rd, 2020|Community, Projects|

Construction Begins on Little York and Hopper Stormwater Detention Basins in Halls Bayou

This project will excavate approximately 192,000 cubic yards of soil, which is equivalent to more than 15,000 dump trucks full of dirt. HOUSTON, TEXAS - The Harris County Flood Control District has begun work on a $3.5 million construction project on the Little York Stormwater Detention Basin and the Hopper Stormwater Detention Basin. The project is [...]

2020-10-06T16:18:54-05:00August 17th, 2020|Community, My East Aldine, Projects|

Virtual Community Engagement Meeting for the Lauder Stormwater Detention Basin – Phase 2

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 [...]

2020-08-17T22:09:03-05:00August 17th, 2020|Community, Projects|

James Driver Park

Already home to two community centers, ballfields, covered and lit basketball courts, and a supercool modern playground, shaded by grape-purple and lime-green sunsails and complete with slides kids actually have fun on, James Driver Park strives only to get better.  Last summer, Harris County Precinct 2 commissioner Adrian Garcia announced plans for James Driver [...]

2020-10-06T16:22:34-05:00March 29th, 2020|Community, My East Aldine, Projects|

Keeping Aldine Beautiful One Paver at a Time

By Christina Autry After 19 years, the goal of the East Aldine District remains “to keep the area clean, safe, attractive, and to promote a thriving business environment, and an economically vibrant community,” says Richard Cantu, Deputy Executive Director. While oftentimes this mission materializes in high-profile projects such as the Town Center development, much diligence [...]

2020-10-06T16:21:35-05:00March 6th, 2020|Economic Development, My East Aldine, Projects|
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