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Woodland Hills Drive Opens Bookmark

Woodland Hills Drive Opens
Residents in Humble and Atascocita have a new option for accessing Beltway 8. Harris County Precinct 4 and Precinct 2 partnered to connect Woodland Hills Drive to Beltway 8. The roadway is expected to help relieve congestion along West Lake Houston Parkway and serve as a major thoroughfare from Beltway 8 to Atascocita. Construction began on the two-phased project in November of 2016. Roadwork included widening the existing two-lane roadway from Beltway 8 to near Ridge Creek Elementary School to four lanes

Field Trips at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Bookmark

Field Trips at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve
What's in the water at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve? Recently, more than 120 Cypress Creek High School students found out during a trip to the preserve. Chemistry students tested the water quality at the preserve by measuring the amount of dissolved oxygen and turbidity in the water. The trip was meant to provide an extra layer of learning for students studying water quality as part of their chemistry curriculum. Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Director Rose Belzung-Holmes said the preserve offers many field trip opportunities and resources for educators, from seasonal programming

Grant Benefits Mercer Botanic Gardens Bookmark

Grant Benefits Mercer Botanic Gardens
March Mart shopping hours are now scheduled for March 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the East Side Gardens. Early shopping for TMS members with VIP access starts Friday, March 16 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and for TMS members Saturday, March 17 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Early shoppers have the best chance of taking home some of Mercer’s rarest plants not available at local nurseries. Shoppers who would like to participate in March Mart early shopping can visit the TMS website to purchase a membership or upgrade their