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Inside District I Newsletter

Tomorrow, November 7, is Election Day in the City of Houston. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Hurricane Harvey impacted some voting locations, so please verify that your normal voting place has not changed by contacting the Harris County Clerk’s Office at 713-755-6965. This election, Houston voters are being asked to…

Inside District I Newsletter

It’s been a tough few days for many of our residents in District I. While the majority of the district was not severely impacted by Harvey, a couple of neighborhoods in the northeast and southeast part of the district were devastated. I had an opportunity to visit with several of those residents and despite their…

Houston Region Disaster Recovery Resources

The Hobby Area District is #HoustonStrong and understand as #HoustonRecovers we will have a long tough road ahead of us. Our role within the district is to make sure that you, our constituents have access to accurate and helpful information throughout this recovery phase. Our friends at the Greater Houston Partnership have worked hard to…

Hurricane Harvey HAMD Update

The Hobby Area District is committed to community and economic development and strengthening the security and social vitality of our area. In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, we want to ensure you that we are continuing to work hard for the businesses and residents of the Hobby area community. Below, we have gathered information that…

Inside District I Newsletter

In June, my office hosted a community meeting to hear from TxDOT officials on their plans to move I-45 from the west to the east side of downtown. Construction could begin as early as 2021. As you know, I represent the two communities that will be most affected – East End and downtown – by…

Inside District I Newsletter

In February, my office launched a six-month pilot initiative to pick up shopping carts abandoned on public property in District I. We partnered with the Solid Waste Department to conduct the collections Monday through Friday on a twice monthly basis. A similar pilot is also underway in Councilman Mike Laster’s District J in southwest Houston….