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Make Flood Safety a Priority Bookmark

For the past two years, the Houston area has suffered historic flooding resulting in deaths and property damage, especially areas in northwest Harris County and Precinct 4. During severe thunderstorms and flood events, residents are encouraged to check in often with the Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management and the National Weather Service.

Smart Playground at Burroughs Park Bookmark

Smart Playground at Burroughs Park

Children glued to their smart phones in public parks isn’t a new phenomenon, especially after Pokemon Go took over Houston last summer. However, a new generation of smart playgrounds may give parents more options when it comes to balancing children’s technology use with active play.

Jones Park Trail Cleanup Event Bookmark

Jones Park Trail Cleanup Event

Jones Park is hosting a trail cleanup event April 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to help restore trails damaged during last year’s floods.