City of Houston Information

Now that Christmas is over, what do you do with your live Christmas tree?  Once all the lights and decorations are removed, the tree can

Mayor Annise Parker was on Colbert Report last night. Check out the video HERE.   The video reminds me why I love Houston… It’s affordable, it’s

Hurricane Season started June 1 and runs through November 30. Do you remember Ike in 2008? Houses and grocery stores were without power for weeks.

  Have you been following the Ashby High Rise dispute for the last several years? The following letter was sent out by Mayor Annise Parker

Updated July 2016 Friends – This post was originally published in 2012 because trash days and heavy trash days can be hard to find on the

  From the City of Houston: Join Mayor Annise Parker on Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 9 a.m. as approximately 400,000 spectators line the streets

  This week I posted about the City of Houston & Urban Harvest hosted Rain Barrel/Compost Bin sale at Minute Made Park. We went today

  From the City of Houston: Rain Barrel/Compost Bin One Day Sale, Food Day Houston and Permanent Electronic Recycling Rain Barrel/Compost Bin One Day Sale

  Earlier this week I mentioned that we had a parking meter issue in downtown Houston while visiting the Police Museum. In short, we parked,

  Have you ever called 311 to request a service from the city? We’ve called it to report water leaks and other issues.  Now there