Monthly Archives: November 2015

HPD: Help Us Help You Prevent Identity Theft This Holiday Season

The Houston Police Department wants to remind citizens to protect their identities and financial information this holiday season. The upcoming holiday season is a time of year when people are busy, tend to be distracted and are making more purchases than normal. The department offers the following tips to prevent identity theft:
  • Do not carry your social security card
  • Be aware of what personal information you put on social media
  • Make strong passwords that don't include personal information
  • Regularly change your password every couple of months
  • Click with caution. Before you buy from a website you are not familiar with, check to see if it is...
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Special-Called Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Council Committee Meeting, Nov. 19

citysealBelow is the Joint Special-Called Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure (TTI) and Public Safety and Homeland Security (PSHS) Council Committee agenda – scheduled for Thursday, November 19 at 11:15 a.m., City Hall Council Chambers (901 Bagby St., 2nd Floor). Note, this special-called Committee meeting will follow the conclusion of the Public Safety and Homeland Security (PSHS) Council Committee meeting. Please contact Donald Perkins at 832.393.3016 if you have any comments to questions. Download Agenda...
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Fast-Growing Fountain of Praise Church Thrives on Community Spirit

Exterior.2 In 1991, when Reverend Remus E. Wright was appointed the pastor of Southwest Houston’s Fountain of Praise Church on the corner of South Post Oak and West Orem Drive, the congregation had a grand total of around 100 members. A quarter century later, Fountain of Praise is now one of Houston’s largest churches, with almost 25,000 members on its rolls and an average weekly attendance around 8,000. Each of the church’s two Sunday-morning services led by Pastor Wright regularly fill the 3,000-seat sanctuary to capacity and beyond...
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Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Council Committee Meeting, Nov. 12

citysealThe November TTI Committee meeting has changed its meeting date to this Thursday, November 12 @ 10:00 a.m. ( NOT Monday, November 16). The Committee meeting location will occur in City Hall Council Chambers. The Committee meeting agenda will be posted on Monday afternoon. Stay tuned. Please contact Donald Perkins at 832.393.3016 if you have any comments to questions....
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