Hobby Livable Centers Study

Download the final report from March 2017


HobbyFest 2017

We celebrated the 2017 HobbyFest on April 15.
Take a look at our video of the event.

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Broadway Beautification

Short video of the stakeholder meeting on September 9, 2014.

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2017 State of the District

Supplement Existing Public Services

The District was created to enhance the physical, social, and economic well-being of the community. Our service plan includes improvements for public safety, business development, transportation planning and visual improvement initiatives.

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Neighborhood Matching Grant Program

This past budget cycle (ending June 30, 2014), City Council approved a $50,000 budget amendment to re-establish the City of Houston Neighborhood Matching Grant Program. The Neighborhood Matching Grant Program helps neighborhoods fund various beautification and improvement projects by providing a dollar-for-dollar matching grant reimbursement ranging from $500 to $3,000. The program is designed to…

Going Global and Beyond

Houston-Galveston Area Council hosted an interesting Brown Bag Lunch presentation focused on the future of the Houston Airport System on September 15, 2014. The speaker was Jarrett Simmons, Assistant Director of Planning for Houston Airport System. The video and Powerpoint can be viewed by clicking on the links below.

City of Houston Job Fair

The City of Houston, through its TweetMyJobs Houston! initiative, is proud to announce the Inaugural, Hire Me Now! Job Fair, which will take place on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, at the BBVA Compass Stadium. This event is expected to attract hundreds of local businesses that are hiring at all…

Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Increase

The City of Houston will hold three public hearings on a proposal to increase total tax revenues from properties on the tax roll in the preceding tax year by 4.58 percent (percentage by which proposed tax rate exceeds lower of rollback tax rate or effective tax calculated under Tax Code, Chapter 26). Your individual taxes…

Hurricane Preparedness

Register with the State of Texas Emergency Assistance Registry (STEAR) The STEAR program is a free service available to the elderly, people with disabilities or special medical conditions and individuals who do not have a motor vehicle or other means of transportation to evacuate in an emergency. Residents can dial 2-1-1, 24 hours a day,…

Five Things Every Parent Should Know Before Sending Kids Back to School

HOUSTON (August 18, 2014) – It’s that time of year again: parents are winding down summer plans and tightening the reins on bedtime schedules. And while adding anything else to the back-to-school to-do list may seem daunting, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital has five tips that will make going back to school this year easier than…

HPD Wants You to be “Purse Aware”

HPD, in partnership with the Greater Houston Loss Prevention Alliance (GHLPA) and Crime Stoppers of Houston, want you to be purse aware and guard against purse theft. Area retailers report higher incidents of purse thefts during the summer months. The GHLPA has teamed up with HPD to bring awareness of this crime and teach citizens…

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