Residents of the Westwick neighborhood in West Houston have had issues with high speed traffic going through their streets to escape rush hour traffic. Now, they are appealing to the city and TxDOT to find a solution to the problem.
Community leaders across the country today are spreading the word about the upcoming election to celebrate National Voter Registration Day. Following the fallout of Texas' failed voter I.D. bill and attempts at redistricting, Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee reminded Houstonians of the importance of voting.
This summer, the Galveston seawall introduced the T0urism Oriented Policing program. These are essentially armed lifeguards trained as police officers to keep the peace and promote tourism. This service may be on the brink of expansion, which not everyone is happy about.