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Brays Oaks Management District’s COVID-19 Taskforce Feeds S. Gessner HPD Sub-Station

2020-05-23T10:28:47-05:00May 22nd, 2020|Articles, Public Safety|

Today the Brays Oaks Management District’s COVID-19 Taskforce arranged for delivery of lunches from Pollo Campero in three shifts to the S. Gessner HPD Sub-Station at 8605 Westplace Dr. We are always thankful for our first responders but especially during these difficult times and hope the tasty lunches from a local BOMD favorite [...]

District K: COVID-19 Update / Mask Distribution

2020-04-24T17:14:38-05:00April 24th, 2020|Community News, Public Safety|

Disposable Mask Distribution The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores and pharmacies) especially in areas of significant community-based spread. These face coverings are to protect others. Unfortunately this virus does not have a play book. An individual can look and feel [...]

Harris County Clerk Urges Voters 65 and Older to Vote by Mail as a Precaution to COVID-19 Early Voting for the Primary Runoff Elections is July 6-10

2020-04-14T09:58:08-05:00April 14th, 2020|Articles, Public Safety|

Harris County Clerk Diane Trautman urges voters 65 and older to vote by mail to ensure their safety during the COVID-19 outbreak. Last month, the governor postponed the May 26 Primary Runoff Elections and rescheduled them for July 14, with early voting taking place July 6-10. The deadline to apply to vote by a mail [...]

AlertHouston | Houston Parks Closed for Easter Weekend to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19

2020-04-10T16:55:13-05:00April 10th, 2020|Articles, Public Safety|

Mayor Sylvester Turner has announced the closure of all Houston Parks and Recreation Department parks and trails for the Easter holiday weekend. The closures began on Thursday, April 9th at sundown. The decision was made in the interest of public safety to help slow the spread of COVID-19 during one of the busiest times of [...]

HPD Citywide PIP Meeting Livestreamed Tuesday, April 14

2020-04-06T11:15:51-05:00April 6th, 2020|Articles, Public Safety|

Chief's Citywide "Positive Interaction Program" For the month of April, our program presentation topic will be: “Communicators on Patrol” Communicators on Patrol is a volunteer program operated by the department’s Office of Public Affairs to enhance and facilitate communication between police officers and non-English speaking community members. In this program, community members serve as volunteer [...]

BOMD Public Safety Committee Initiatives Successfully Bring Together the Community

2020-04-02T11:44:31-05:00March 16th, 2020|Articles, Public Safety|

Last year the BOMD Public Safety Committee successfully pushed forward multiple initiatives that have resulted in an improved Brays Oaks community. Building upon well-known existing events, like National Night Out, and the Houston Police Department’s community engagement programs, our area has seen confidence and trust grow between residents, businesses, and those working to keep us [...]

5 Things You Can Do To Help Us Save Lives

2020-03-13T21:53:38-05:00March 13th, 2020|Articles, Public Safety|

Dear friend, Yesterday, we joined together with City of Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, Fort Bend County Judge KP George, and public health officials from across the region to provide important regional community guidelines to help contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The guidelines are below. Our goal is to make sure that we stay ahead [...]