District H News
Register for Mattress & Bedding!
Kids need a good night's sleep.  Register a family or child affected by Harvey in need of a new mattress here.
Undocumented? Seek Harvey Aid Now!
All Houston residents are encouraged to seek assistance. You will not be asked to prove your citizenship or immigration status. At the Mayor's 9/14 press conference, he reiterated how important it is for ALL Houston residents to reach out for help if impacted by Harvey, no questions asked. If you've been victimized by a landlord or business owner, contact my office by emailing or calling 832-393-3003.
Property Tax Proposal
Public Hearing Dates
Mayor Turner has proposed increasing the property tax rate in the City of Houston to offset the costs associated with the rebuilding efforts after Harvey. Three public hearings to be held in the City Council Chamber have been scheduled for conserned citizens to voice their opinions:
  • 6 pm, Monday, September 25, 2017
  • 6 pm, Monday, October 2, 2017
  • 9 am, Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Senior? Disabled? Impacted by Harvey?
Disabled or senior District H constituents with homes that have sustained damage as a direct result of Harvey should email or call my office at 832-393-3003 TODAY.
Give Neighborhood Crime & Drugs a Going Away Party: National Night Out 2017
This year's National Night Out is coming up on Tuesday, October 3rd from 6 pm to 9 pm. Join the rest of the city in a united stand against crime. Grab a snack and go outside to meet your neighbors. If you'd like to invite your neighborhood police officers to your National Night Out event or need planning ideas, please call Officer Williams of the Houston Police Department's Public Affairs Office at 713-308-3253.
Recycling, junk waste, tree waste, and heavy trash pickup have been suspended until further notice.  This is due to a reallocation of resources to cope with debris removal. If you need to dispose of recyclables immediately you may take them to a Neighborhood Depository or the Westpark Recycling Facility. Click here for more info on this suspension and hours and locations for your Neighborhood Depository.
Join Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP) and KBR for free family fun at the 11th Annual KBR Kids Day at Guadalupe Plaza Park. Featuring hands-on crafts and learning opportunities from non-profit partners, birds of prey show, music and entertainment from local performers, the park’s splash pad and tasty treats from local food trucks, this year’s Kids Day will surely captivate every child’s imagination! Families will also have the opportunity to learn how to paddle in a kayak along Houston’s historic waterway.
Download the 311 app to your Android or iPhone .  When you see an issue in your neighborhood,  use the app to report it . You can even include photos! If you prefer to talk directly to a representative about your issue, or want to request information about City resources, birth certificates, elections, and more, call 713-837-0311. Remember: Always call 911 in the case of an emergency!