To improve services, safety and the quality of life for all Houstonians, the City of Houston, in partnership with Data Shredding Services of Texas, Inc., is offering free on-site document shredding services to Houston residents at different locations throughout the city. The service is provided to individuals with personal documents only and is on a first-come, first-served basis.Read more
Saturday, February 22, 2014 8 a.m. - Noon HPD Southwest Station 4503 Beechnut Street Houston 77096 map(Due to limited parking, please arrive after 8:00 a.m.) The Mayor's Citizens' Assistance Office, a division of the Department of Neighborhoods (DON), and the Houston Police Department (HPD) will...
Last spring, new development rules were adopted that will allow developers to build additional housing on smaller lots than are typically found in most suburban style neighborhoods. This will increase the availability of housing in the city and provide residents with more housing options. However, if your neighborhood is residential and would like to retain its larger lot character, the City adopted tools to help. These tools include the ability for residential areas to preserve the existing lot size or building line character of the area providing there are no deed restrictions...Read more
The much awaited Fort Bend senior community center has finally opened its doors to the public! After a slight construction delay, The Pinnacle Senior Center of Fort Bend County celebrates its grand opening and ribbon cutting on February 14th. Both the City of Houston and Fort Bend County officials are inviting the community to attend this festive event. The Pinnacle Senior Center of Fort Bend County was built as a City of Houston /Fort Bend County community partnership using CDBG funds. The City of Houston contributed $500,000 to the construction of this facility; whereby Fort Bend County Health and Human...Read more