H-GAC Announces the Gulf Coast Regional Tow and Go™ Program

2018-07-10T23:36:07+00:00July 10th, 2018|Community, Projects, Resources|

HOUSTON – The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) announced today the launch of the Gulf Coast Regional Tow and Go™ Program, which provides no-cost towing for vehicles that break down from mechanical failure while traveling within the City of Houston on freeways with camera coverage. The regional quick clearance program will expand next into Harris County [...]

TxDOT to take comments on update to 2019 Unified Transportation Program

2018-06-28T15:58:21+00:00June 28th, 2018|Community, Events, Projects, Resources|

The Texas Department of Transportation has scheduled a public meeting for Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. (CDT) to receive comments to the 2019 Unified Transportation Program (UTP). You may participate in this meeting via WebEx or in person at your local TxDOT District Office. To join the meeting via WebEx, please click on [...]

Judge Emmett, Flood Control Officials announce details about Flood Bond Issue in 23 community meetings

2018-05-30T22:28:52+00:00May 30th, 2018|Community, Events, Projects, Resources|

Community Meetings Scheduled in Each of 23 Watersheds to Solicit Neighborhood Input, Describe Proposed Projects Harris County has begun scheduling a series of 23 community engagement meetings next month to solicit public input on an expected $2.5 billion bond issue that would help reduce much of the catastrophic flooding that has struck the area in [...]

Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium Report

2018-04-05T17:49:30+00:00April 5th, 2018|Community, Projects, Reports & Studies|

News: Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium report conveys need to accelerate paradigm shift; shares analyses on existing and proposed reservoirs, regulations, drainage, buyouts, and more Strategies for Flood Mitigation in Greater Houston, Edition 1, a report released today by the Greater Houston Flood Mitigation Consortium, calls for accelerating the paradigm shift underway in how the [...]

Harris County Sheriff’s Office Explorer: Luis Pedraza

2018-03-28T20:15:29+00:00March 28th, 2018|Community, Projects|

Sgt. Terry Garza made a presentation to the East Aldine District Board of Directors on March 20th sharing a wonderful success story on the Explorer’s Program which is generously support by the District through their community development fund. "In October 2011, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Explorer Program was started. Post 42 was formed and [...]