Monthly Archives: June 2015

Flood Damage Repair Permit

Daily Public Information Sessions

Hosted by City of Houston

Floodplain Management Office & Building Code Enforcement

Each information session will offer a formal presentation and a question-and-answer forum. Sessions begin on Wednesday, June 17, 2015.

Session Times:

Daily, Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Session Location:

Houston Permitting Center

1002 Washington Avenue

Houston, Texas 77002

Check-in at the Information Desk located in the main lobby for the meeting room location for each session.

*NEW* FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT OFFICE HOURS

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Historic Flood Hits District K

historic floodThe flood that pounded the Houston area on May 25-26, directly impacted the residents of District K. As a result, Mayor Parker and Harris County Judge Ed Emmett solicited the assistance of FEMA declaring Harris County and its municipalities a flood disaster area. Those residents that were affected by structural damages are advised to report all flood damage to 311 so the City of Houston can effectively analyze the flood patterns. The City's Public Works & Engineering Dept. (PWE) has created a webpage for accessing frequently asked questions with...
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Council Member Larry Green Brings Civic Art to District K

mini-muralsAs part of Council Member Green's Klean It Up/Green It Up Campaign, on June 6, CM Green, along with the City of Houston Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs, the Public Works & Engineering Dept., and the Houston Arts Alliance, unveiled the first of 31 mini-mural civic art projects within District K at the corner of West Bellfort Ave. at Willowbend Blvd. This is a pilot project sponsored through CM Green's council service budget to transform 31 traffic signal electrical boxes into mini-murals throughout District K. "I'm very excited that our council office is...
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