Monthly Archives: May 2017

Around the Corner – Spring 2017 Newsletter

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Download the Spring 2017 edition of our 5 Corners Newsletter.

Content:
  • A Word from the Chair
  • Birthday Celebration - Ms. Vivian Harris
  • Congratulations Allen Goodlow, Sr.
  • Councilman Green lays out 2017 plans for district
  • Environmental & Urban Design Committee sees a beautiful future
  • Beautification projects - making every day a beautiful day in the neighborhood
  • Public Safety Committee reports crime prevention efforts get results
  • New public safety officials answer community's questions
  • "We'd love to hear from you!" - 5 Corners District Survey
  • Happy anniversary West Orem YMCA
  • 5 Corners welcomes Solarcity
  • 5 Corners Business...
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GO Neighborhoods is expanding

GO Neighborhoods is Growing!

Dear Partner, We are excited to share that LISC's Great Opportunities (GO) Neighborhoods initiative is expanding in 2017! JOIN US - we are hosting one of two information sessions this Thursday. GO Neighborhoods is a multi-year, place based approach to comprehensive community development. For Houston LISC, GO Neighborhoods is how we help neighbors build strong communities of opportunity. The initiative:
  • Drives investments to under resourced communities
  • Transforms place and people
  • Builds the capacity of local leaders
  • Achieves success through collaboration
  • Engages the community through resident-driven strategies
The initiative launched in 2009, and currently includes...
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Sims Bayou Watershed Open House Announcement

The Flood Control District and FEMA are sharing revised preliminary floodplain maps in the Sims Bayou Watershed in order to help officials and residents identify their flood risks and use that information to make decisions about buying flood insurance and any future development. These Flood Insurance Rate Maps include the map revisions that became effective in May 2016. To share this information, a public Open House is scheduled for interested citizens to obtain more information about the proposed changes. Tuesday, May 16, 2017 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Houston Community College – Central South Campus 1990 Airport...
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