Security for commercial properties has evolved far past just surveillance cameras and armed guards as business owners face the threats of illegal dumping, theft, burglaries, loitering and vandalism. Sirens, loudspeakers, armed officers and K-9 units [...]
Oli Mohammed has a simple goal. So simple, in fact, it can be summed up in a hashtag: #NoKidsOnTheFloor. Mohammed, who founded the Houston Furniture Bank in 1992, has worked for almost 30 years to [...]
District Thanks Harris County Constable’s Office Pct. 5 for their “Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events” Presentation
The Hobby Area District’s B2B meeting this month was on the topic of Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events. The district would like to thank Captain K. E. Hubbard from the Harris County Constable's Office [...]
The Board of Directors of Hobby Area District and its affiliated local government corporation, Hobby Area Improvement Corporation, seeks a Request for Qualifications from a qualified, experienced engineering firm to perform professional [...]
The event took place on August 7, 2021 at the Southeast Police Station on 8300 Mykawa Rd.
“Fly away.” “Fly me to the moon.” “Fly like an eagle.” There is perhaps no bigger daydream for most people than the ability to just take flight whenever and to wherever you want on just [...]
With Hurricane Harvey, the COVID-19 pandemic and this year’s historic winter storm, it’s been a rough time for Texas, and small businesses have suffered. However, there are plenty of available financial resources to help business [...]
The Laredo Taco Company — that quick-serve restaurant found in Texas convenience stores and made famous when the late food wizard Anthony Bourdain ate a barbacoa taco at the one in Marfa on his Parts Unknown show — has [...]
Watch our latest video and learn how the Hobby Area District programs support local businesses.
Houston is a city that loves its dive bars. And though everyone seems to have their own top 10 dives list, some are perennial favorites because of location, history and general atmosphere. The Hobby Area [...]