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

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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

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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.

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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

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  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

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

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  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

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

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  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

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