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Celebrate Arbor Day 2014

The District K office has partnered with the Houston Parks and Recreation Department to celebrate Arbor Day 2014 on Saturday, Jan. 25 by planting five-gallon trees within Glenshire Park. Volunteers are needed to plant and mulch trees. Gloves, safety vests, and shovels will be provided.
Glenshire Park 12100 Riceville School Rd. (@ West Airport Blvd.) 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
For more information, contact the District K Council Office at 832.393.3016 or districtk@houstontx.gov Additional 2013-2014 Arbor Day Season Tree Planting Sites are (plantings between October 2013 and February 2014): Francklow Park Freed Park Hermann Park Herman Brown Park MacGregor Park Oak Forest Park Riverside Park Sunnyside Park Trail Agnes Moffitt Park Burnett...
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Council Member Green Rolls Out Over $500 Million in Public Investments for the Hiram Clarke Community

Council Member Green hosted a Hiram Clarke Economic Development and Community Summit on October 12, 2013 at the Brentwood Baptist Church Joe Samuel Ratliff Lifelong Learning Center located within the Hiram Clarke community.  investmentDuring the summit, Council Member Green highlighted current and proposed capital improvement projects planned for the Hiram Clarke area which totals more than $500 million in public investments. Such projects include the new HISD schools planned via the 2012 HISD bond passage, the planned capital improvement projects of Buffalo Speedway, Holmes Rd, Kirby Dr., US 90A enhancements, a new...
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City Council Confirms the Board of Directors for TIRZ #25

Houston City Council confirmed the Board of Directors for the recently created Hiram Clarke and Fort Bend Houston Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone (TIRZ #25). The 7-member Board of Directors consists of the following confirmations: tirz board
  • Rosemary Capetillo, Position 1
  • Theadore Andrews, Position 2, and to serve as Chair
  • George Anderson, Position 3
  • Linda Scurlock, Position 4
  • Homer Clark, Position 5
  • Kevin Riles, Position 6
  • Horace Allison, Position 7
"Overall, the TIRZ Board of Directors consists of a competent group of individuals whose professional skill sets will add leadership value toward implementing the TIRZ project plan," states Council Member Green. Economic...
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