Over a 4-day period during Hurricane Harvey, a portion of Harris County received 47 inches. This is more than 87% of our average annual rainfall of 55 inches per year at the first order climate site at Hobby Airport. At the official Houston weather station at Bush IAH Airport, the recorded rainfall from January 1 to August 31, 2017 was 70.8 inches or more than 140%
Harris County Precinct Three’s Deputy Darren Goforth Dog Park will be closed for a day in order to treat the facility for sand burrs. The Deputy Darren Goforth Dog Park will be closed on Wednesday, October 18th for treatment. It will re-open on Thursday, October 19th. Park patrons with questions about these closures can call (281) 531-1592.
Flood control officials are still warning trail users and park patrons to take special care to keep away from heavy equipment in work areas and to be patient. Much of the work is still being done. Crews are at the mercy of the weather and large equipment and vehicles will be entering the park from major streets like North Wilcrest, Kirkwood and Dairy Ashford.
Precinct Three employees, from left, Bobby Gibson, Juan Hernandez, Garry Coursey and James Mathis work together to put in a post for the first pavilion to be built in John Paul’s Landing Park. Photo by Mike Gavin, Pct. Three.
Celebrate early Texas culture with historians, blacksmiths, and more. Additional activities include: Pick and comb cotton. Use natural plant dyes to make your own bandana. Make candles as an early Texan did. Watch a woodworker use human-powered equipment. Test your early Texas knowledge to identify hand tools and archeological finds.
In addition to regularly scheduled activities – knitting, crocheting, quilting, oil painting, yoga, stretching, exercise classes, cards and dominoes – Harris County Precinct Three Commissioner Steve Radack’s Hockley Community Center is now offering the following upcoming events and activities
Inner Loop dog owners have precious few parks where Fido can really cut loose. That’s why we suggest going the extra mile (or 20) and taking your furry friend to Congressman Bill Archer Dog Park, where he can gallivant across 17 acres, finding new and interesting ways to get dirty.
The Harris County Toll Road Authority would like to remind customers to log on to hctra.org and make sure your EZ TAG account has a positive balance and all license plates are up-to-date. These simple steps can help customers avoid the hassle and surprise of receiving a bill for unpaid tolls in the mail.