Category Archives: Public Safety

Pictures of the Grand Opening SW HPD Substation, Dec. 15

Take a look at the video and pictures of the grand opening ceremony held on December 15, 2017 of the HPD Substation located at 13097 Nitida St.

BOMD GRAND OPENING SW HPD SUBSTATION Dec-15-2017 from ev1pro.com on Vimeo.

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Houston TranStar Cautions Commuters: When Stranded, Stay in Your Car

A flat on the freeway. Extreme temperatures overheating your engine. A fender bender causing you to pull to the side of the road. The possibilities are as many as parts of a car, and all unplanned. However, if you find yourself stranded on Houston-area roadways, you can have a plan for staying safe! Houston TranStar’s state-of-the-art monitoring systems direct traffic incident management around the clock, providing reliable, real-time travel information to area motorists to get people where they need to go, every day and in an emergency. “Motorists don’t always have control over circumstances,...
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Post-Harvey Recovery Info Solid Waste Recycling Resumes Nov. 13

The Solid Waste Department will resume its curbside recycling collection schedule starting Monday, November 13, 2017. The resumption of service is as follows:

"B Week" collection will begin the week of Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 "A Week" collection will begin the week of Monday, Nov. 20, 2017

As curbside recycling collection reboots, customers are encouraged to place only the following items in their green recycling carts: paper, cardboard, clean food cartons, plastic containers #1-5 and #7, aluminum cans and bimetal cans. A detailed list of accepted items can be found on department's website (http://www.houstontx.gov/solidwaste/recycling.html). Customers are also reminded...
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