Monthly Archives: August 2016

News From Houston City Council District K

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What You Can Do to Help Combat Aggressive Panhandling

no-panhandlingIn April of this year, Council Member Green facilitated a community meeting with the surrounding civic associations around the West Bellfort/South Post Oak Rd. intersection to strategize and address the aggressive panhandling occurring at this location. The District K office coordinated a surveillance camera to be installed at the Chase Bank strip center location to keep an eye on the panhandling situation. In addition, Council Member Green provided a...
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Free Immunizations Just In Time For School

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FREE IMMUNIZATIONS!

The Houston Fire Department and The Care Van Program have teamed up once again to provide FREE childhood immunizations just in time for school. The "Immunization Extravaganza" will offer FREE vaccinations for children ages 4 through 8 who are UNINSURED or MEDICAID dependent. Sorry, but no children with insurance including CHIP insurance will be serviced. Parents or guardians must accompany their children and provide their current immunization records.

"Immunization Extravaganza"

Thursday August 18, 2016 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. HFD Val Jahnke Training Facility 8030 Braniff, Houston, Texas 77061 Click here for more information...
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Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Council Committee Meeting, Aug. 22

citysealAttached is the Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure (TTI) Council Committee agenda – scheduled for Monday, August 22 at 10:00 a.m., City Hall Council Chambers (901 Bagby St., 2nd Floor).
  1. Welcome Remarks – Council Member Larry V. Green, Chair
  2. Citywide Vehicle-for-Hire Dispatch App & Proposed Amendments to Ch. 46
    • Tina Paez, Director, Administration & Regulatory Affairs Dept.
    • Alex Heim, Staff Analyst, Administration & Regulatory Affairs Dept.
  3. Microsoft Enterprise Agreements Update
    • Lisa Kent, Interim Chief Information Officer, Houston Information Technology Services
  4. Multi-Function Printer Replacement Update
    • Lisa Kent, Interim Chief Information Officer, Houston Information...
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YMCA: Upcoming Events

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Y Rewards – Houston Astros

Come cheer on your hometown Houston Astros as they take on their former division rival, the St. Louis Cardinals, on Tuesday, August 16. As a YMCA member, you'll receive a discount on each ticket purchased. Don't miss out on this great night of baseball and fun. Contact Haleigh Sanders with questions or concerns at 713-259-8309. Use password: ymca Get Tickets >>

YMCA Operation Backpack

This is the last week to donate to Operation Backpack. We're accepting donations of backpacks and school supplies through Friday, August 12. Help children in the Greater...
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15th Anniversary Commemoration of September 11

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15TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATION OF SEPTEMBER 11

US FlagSunday, September 11, 2016 10:00 a.m. Market Square Park, 301 Milam St. Join Mayor Turner and the Catuzzi Grandcolas Foundation for the 15th Anniversary Commemoration of 9/11. Located at Market Square Park, Lauren's Garden is home to a memorial that honors Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas-a Houstonian and passenger on United Flight 93-and all those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.

ANNUAL 9/11 HEROES 5K RUN & 1M FUN RUN/WALK HOUSTON

Saturday, September 10 8:00 a.m. Ellington Field Participants of all levels and...
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Happy Holidays.

Property owners have until January 31st (postmark deadline) to mail in your annual assessment payment in order to avoid penalty and interest, which accrue on February 1.

Payments should be made payable to the District and mailed to: Equi-Tax Inc. c/o Kenneth R. Byrd Tax Assessor/Collector P. O. Box 73109 Houston, TX 77273

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17111 Rolling Creek Drive, Suite 200 Houston, TX 77090

Questions, please call Customer Service: 281.444.3946 Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Directions: From I-45 and FM 1960, travel West about 2 miles to the stop light at Rolling Creek Drive, turn North for one block and we are located just past the fire station.

For information regarding ownership, address or appraised value, please call the Harris County Appraisal District.