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Houston Mayoral Candidate Forum

posted Aug 19, 2019, 6:05 AM by Memorial Super Neighborhood   [ updated Aug 19, 2019, 6:06 AM ]

The following announcement is from the City of Houston Super Neighborhood Alliance: 

What: Houston Mayoral Candidate Forum 
When: Saturday, October 5, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 
Where: Houston Community College, 1300 Holman Street 

Please find copied below a link to the Eventbrite listing for the Mayoral Candidate Forum that the Super Neighborhood Alliance will host on Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the auditorium at the Houston Community College's central campus, 1300 Holman Street, Houston, Texas 77004. Please share the link with the members of your respective association board members, and please ask your board members to share the link with their local family members, friends and associates. 

You are encouraged to register for the event so preparations for enough refreshments can be made. 

Also, please send proposed questions for the candidates to this address: snacoh@gmail.com


Changed: When the Dams Opened

posted Aug 6, 2019, 5:57 AM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

A free screening of the documentary Changed: When the Dams Opened is planned for the second anniversary of Harvey.

When: Tuesday, August 27th starting at 6:30 PM 
Where: Mendenhall Community Center, 1414 Wirt Rd. 


Presented by Houston Innerloop Photo Club, www.hipclub.org 

For more information, contact Greg Sergesketter at 713.234.0604.

More signal work at Eldridge and Memorial

posted Aug 5, 2019, 12:39 PM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

Traffic Management Update at Memorial Dr. & Eldridge Pkwy. Intersection 

WHAT: Traffic Signal Change at the intersection of Memorial & Eldridge 
WHEN: Wednesday, August 7th from 8AM-3PM (weather permitting) 
WHY: Traffic Switch for the work at the Northwest Corner of Eldridge. Officers will assist with traffic control. Please use caution.
CONTACT: Parmjit Kang w/Capital Projects at (832) 395-2368

Houston 3-1-1 (713.837.0311) reference CIP #N-000798

Nominations for District G Greatness Awards

posted Aug 5, 2019, 12:34 PM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

This fall Council Member Travis will again hold a Greatness Awards ceremony honoring our citizen volunteers. We are asking for nominations of any District G resident who has gone above and beyond the call of duty to assist neighbors. If you have a neighbor who is worthy of special recognition, please send an email to DistrictG@houstontx.gov. Include your name and contact information, the name and contact information of the person you are nominating, and a brief description of what they did to deserve this recognition. All nominations are due by August 21, 2019. A panel will review each nomination and select the winners of this year's District G Greatness Awards.

Council Member Travis will hold a recognition ceremony this fall and all award recipients will be invited to attend the function and receive their award.

Greg Travis
Houston City Council Member, District G
900 Bagby, 1st Floor
Houston, TX 77002

Phone: 832-393-3007

Changes at the Memorial/Eldridge Intersection

posted Jul 22, 2019, 3:29 PM by Memorial Super Neighborhood   [ updated Aug 5, 2019, 12:30 PM ]

From Kenya Williams at the Houston Public Works Dept. 

Traffic Management Update at the Memorial Dr. / Eldridge Pkwy. Intersection 

WHAT: Traffic Operation Change at the intersection of Eldridge & Memorial 
WHEN: Tuesday, July 23rd from 9AM-2PM (weather permitting) 
WHY: Traffic Switch for the work at the Northwest Corner of Eldridge. Please use caution when traveling in the area...



CONTACT:   Houston 3-1-1 (713.837.0311) reference CIP #N-000798 

Letter to Mayor Turner regarding Memorial Drive

posted Jun 24, 2019, 12:26 PM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

As received from City Council Member Greg Travis. 

Memorial and Eldridge intersection update

posted Jun 21, 2019, 11:36 AM by Memorial Super Neighborhood   [ updated Jun 21, 2019, 12:56 PM ]

From City of Houston - Public Works Department 

Traffic Management Update 
Memorial Dr. and Eldridge Pkwy. Intersection 

The following is planned for Saturday, June 22, 2019

The Contractor will relocate the Traffic Signal control box at the intersection of Eldridge Parkway and Memorial Drive to a temporary location to continue with his construction activities.

The controller relocation work will start at the early hours of Saturday June 22nd and should be completed by 10:00 am. During the relocation process the signal may run in all-red mode. Alternatively, the signal may be switched off and uniformed peace officers will direct traffic.

All other current traffic management measures and movements will remain unchanged.

Construction is still active at the intersection, so you must access the intersection with caution, respect the posted signs and follow instructions from police officers on site to ensure safety for all.

Comment letter regarding Buffalo Bayou Resiliency Study

posted May 28, 2019, 5:48 AM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

At our May 2019 meeting, the membership voted to send a comment letter to the US Army Corps of Engineers providing our input for the Buffalo Bayou and Tributaries Resiliency Study. A draft letter was circulated at the meeting. Attached is a copy of the final letter as sent.

Buffalo Bayou Resiliency Study Public Meetings

posted Apr 20, 2019, 12:59 PM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

Via Mark Kirschke: 

Attached is the official notice of the five upcoming meetings being hosted by US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). 


A couple of clarifications:

All comments should be sent to BBTRS@usace.army.mil (NOT to the project manager)

Within each of the 3-hour public meetings will be three (3) presentations, on the half hour. So someone interested in attending can come at 5, 6 or 7:00pm. There will be exhibits around the room to look at, and then the Corps will give a presentation at 5:30pm, 6:30pm, and 7:30pm.

Anyone who wants to comment can pick up a comment card at the meeting, submit by email to BBTRS@usace.army.mil or mail to the Corps in Galveston as per the notice.

Mark F. Kirschke
Director of Constituent Services & Communications
Greg Travis, Houston City Council Member District G
832-393-3007 (Office)

Attachments:


Conversation on Flooding with Lizzie Fletcher

posted Apr 16, 2019, 6:05 AM by Memorial Super Neighborhood

From Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher (TX-07) via Twitter: 

When: Thursday, April 25 starting at 10:00 AM 
Where: Memorial Drive United Methodist Church, 12955 Memorial Drive 

Residents of Texas's 7th congressional district faced and are still facing some of the most devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey. Join our conversation about next steps, assistance, plans, and applying lessons learned to help neighbors here and across the country.

RSVP requested at bit.ly/Conversation-4-25. Please mention "Memorial Super Neighborhood" in your RSVP.

For more information or questions, (713) 353-8680. 


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