Please be informed that today's Business Mixer has been cancelled due to inclement weather, flooding, power outages, and dangerous driving conditions. As you are well aware, last night and in the early hours of this morning, Houston experienced unprecedented rains and severe flooding. We urge Houstonians to stay off the roads as there is still flooding occurring in several parts of the city, especially around Brays Bayou. There are vastly different conditions from one part of the city to the next, so even if it's fine where you are, it may not be where you are going. Please call 311...Read more
Houston Bike PlanThe City of Houston is kicking off the Houston Bike Plan, a 12-month planning effort to update the City’s Comprehensive Bikeway Plan originally adopted in 1993. The City and the Houston region have made great strides in improving people’s ability to bike to more destinations, earning a Bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community award from the League of American Bicyclist in 2013. New trails are being built along our bayous, new protected bikeways have been installed, and more people are riding all over the City. The Houston Bike Plan will...
Topics to be covered: • Tax bill explanation • Paying your taxes • How to protest your property taxes • Types of property tax exemptions • And more... May 21, 2015 6:00 p.m. Neighborhood Centers Inc. Ripley House 4410 Navigation Blvd., Houston, TX 77011 For more information call 713-274-8000....Read more
Houston LISC is pleased to announce that Kathy Merchant will be the keynote speaker for the 25th Anniversary Symposium and Luncheon on September 1, 2015 at the Doubletree Hotel-Downtown. Ms. Merchant, CEO of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) is a recognized expert in impact investing and collective impact. Ms. Merchant will share her thoughts on how cross-sector organizations can address complex problems by developing and working toward a common goal to produce greater results. Mark your...Read more