District H News
Open House: The Connection of Neighborhoods in Preparation of I-45 Expansion
When : 9/4, 5:30-7 pm | Where : UHD, 201 Girard Street, Welcome Center, Room GSB 302
When: 9/13, 5:30-7 pm | Where: Houston Public Library Central, 500 McKinney St, 4th Floor
The North Houston Highway Improvement Project (NHHIP) presents a once in a generation opportunity to connect neighborhoods and create great spaces in the central city. The Planning & Development Department invites the public to attend one of the two remaining open houses in order to participate in the planning of future opportunities that will enhance the highway corridor with new parks, trails, and civic amenities. For more info on the Open Houses, click here . To watch a visualization on each segment of the project , click here . Please note Segment 3 will be the first segment to begin construction.
MECA: After-School Program Registration Open
MECA’s After-School Arts and Residency Program provides youth a safe environment and constructive activities in music, dance/visual arts, and more - all after school. Click here to learn more and the register your child for this fall.
Northside Job Fair 9/17
Looking for a job? Over 40 employers will be represented at Congressman Green's Northside Job Fair. Bring your resume and dress professionally! Call 281-999-5879 for more info.
When: 9/17, 9 am - 12 pm
Where: 1865 Aldine Bender Rd.
Non-Profits: Grant Opportunity
CASE for Kids City Connections, funded directly by the City of Houston, supports organizations that address the need for youth services outside the school day. Projects funded by the CASE for Kids City Connections programs are in places like schools, community centers, apartment complexes and churches. Click here for more info and to apply for a City Connections Project Grant by August 31st.
Houston Paints Mexico
Downtown: Mural Unveiling Celebration
Houston Public Library's newest exhibit, Houston South and North of the Border: Houston Paints Mexico features works by early 1920's Houston artists inspired by Mexico. Exhibit is free and open to the public. Click here for more info.
When: Saturday, 8/25-11/10
Where: 550 McKinney St.
Join Council Member Cisneros at the Unveiling Celebration on September 6th for a mural The Heritage Society commissioned to celebrate the contributions of the Mexican-American community. The collective artwork,  Mexican-American History & Culture in 20th Century Houston , highlights the places, personalities, and events that shaped the Mexican-American community.
When: Thurs, 9/6/18, 6-8pm
Where: Connally Plaza, Sam Houston Park, 1100 Bagby St.
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!