Monthly Archives: November 2018

Commissioner Rodney Ellis – Holiday Food Box Distribution

Happy Holidays! Commissioner Rodney Ellis, Harris County Precinct One, and the Houston Food Bank invite those in need to reserve a holiday food box! Please let those who need assistance during the holidays know about this effort. You will find the food box registration process below to be shared with your clients, friends, community members, and families. Thank you again and we look forward to serving families in Precinct One this holiday season. In the event you receive any questions regarding the process of obtaining the food box please let them know the following:
  1. Call the Houston Food Bank during registration week (Monday...
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Disaster Recovery – Neighborhood Restoration Centers Reach Out to Harvey Victims

Harvey Recovery Fairs help people get on path to recovery

City of Houston Neighborhood Restoration Centers and community partners continue to reach out to people affected by Hurricane Harvey through an ongoing series of Harvey Recovery Fairs. The events are sponsored in partnership with community agencies and are designed to connect people to the services, resources and guidance they need toward full recovery. The remaining fairs in the series are as follows: Sat., Dec. 1, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Third Ward Multi-Service Center 3611 Ennis St., Houston, TX 77004 Sat., Dec. 8, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Marian Community Center 11101 S....
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Reminder Small Business Awards: Submit Your Nominations by Jan. 9

Please do not miss out on recognizing a deserving small business in your community... get your nominations in (less than 45 days remaining)! It's Small Business Awards Season! Celebrate awesome small businesses (and those that help them) with the US Small Business Administration! Did you know that our awards event last year attracted over 500 attendees, was emceed by Bob Charlet (President of the Houston Business Journal), and featured entrepreneur Tony Carrabba (of Carraba’s Italian Grill) as keynote speaker? It should be even bigger and better this year! We are counting on YOU to nominate! Just follow the...
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Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure Council Committee Meeting, Nov. 26

citysealAttached is the Transportation, Technology, and Infrastructure (TTI) Council Committee agenda – scheduled for Monday, November 26 at 9:00 a.m., City Hall Council Chambers (901 Bagby St., 2nd Floor).
  1. Welcome Remarks – Council Member David W. Robinson, Chair
  2. Harvey Assessments of Houston Water Facilities and Assets
    • Yvonne Forrest, Deputy Director, Houston Public Works
    • Jedediah Greenfield, Deputy Assistant Director, Houston Public Works
  3. Municipal Setting Designation – Zebra Technologies Corporation – 1500 West Loop North (9000 Hempstead Road)
    • Mark Wooten, Program Coordinator, Houston Public Works
  4. Municipal Setting Designation – HMR Group Property Holdings, LLC –...
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