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Teens Are Invited to Enter HPL’s Get Graphic: Amateur Comic Creation Contest

2018-07-19T12:12:34+00:00July 19th, 2018|Community, Events|

The Houston Public Library (HPL) is calling all teen graphic artists between the ages of 11 and 18 to enter its Get Graphic: Amateur Comic Creation Contest. If you're into creating comic style short stories then here's your chance to show-off your great talent! Teens must enter their creations by August 31st. Prizes will be [...]

Upcoming Citizenship Classes and Workshops organized by Bonding Against Adversity

2018-07-11T23:54:32+00:00July 11th, 2018|Community, Events, Resources|

Citizenship Workshops East Aldine District Saturday, August 25, 2018 Registration Starts At 8:00 Am 5333 Aldine Mail Route Houston, Tx 77039 St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church Saturday, September 8, 2018 Registration Starts at 8:00 Am 901 Roselane St, Houston, Tx 77039 Hosanna Lutheran Church Saturday, September 15, 2018 Registration Starts at 8:00 Am 16526 Ella [...]

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 [...]

HCFCD Begins Intermediate Excavation of Lauder Stormwater Detention Basin

2018-07-06T01:20:35+00:00July 6th, 2018|Community, Events|

Project Will Reduce Flooding Risks in Greens Bayou Watershed The Harris County Flood Control District has begun excavation of the Lauder Stormwater Detention Basin, a project that will help reduce flood risks in the Greens Bayou watershed of north Harris County. On May 1, 2018, Harris County Commissioners Court awarded a $3,730,268 construction contract to [...]

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 [...]