News Releases

Family at the park! Mom is on the left kneeling down, daughter is in the middle holding a cute small dog and dad is on the right smiling on a manicured trail with woods in the background.

North Houston District parks and sidewalks project update

Several infrastructure projects for the North Houston District (NHD) are now in high gear in early 2024, ranging from parks to sidewalks to pedestrian improvements, thanks to the awarding of major grants and funding from key partners.

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2024 Parks and Natural Areas Special Recognition Award

The North Houston District was honored with a Parks and Natural Areas Special Recognition Award for planning excellence from the Houston-Galveston Area Council on February 9, 2024, for its Parks Master Plan.

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Spring Break Bash in the North Houston District

Is your family staying in town this Spring Break? Celebrate with us on Friday, March 15! Meet and Greet with local law enforcement, plus enjoy free food and drinks, moonwalks, live music, games, giveaways, and more. SPRING BREAK FIESTA Save the date! 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Friday, March 15 at Green House International Church Spring…


North Houston District’s Winter 2024 Newsletter is Out for Delivery

Welcome to the Winter 2024 edition of Quadrants, the North Houston District’s quarterly direct mail newsletter. North Houston Delivers is a new feature story series highlighting why businesses choose the North Houston District, and in this edition, we talked to Jason Conner of Cardinal Delivery. His relocation to the District in 2022 is a critical…


Layered Advocacy 2023: North Houston District Year in Review Video

The North Houston District implements a layered approach to ensure our community remains appealing, safe, accessible, and green. We’re thrilled to share this video showcasing our latest efforts to enhance the District as a desirable location to reside, conduct business, explore, and invest in.


$1M in park improvements planned at Wussow Park

The North Houston District received a $455,013 Texas Parks and Wildlife Department grant for the Wussow Park Renovation project, which includes two new soccer fields, new trails, gardens, security and play areas.


Reconstruction Underway at Prominent Corner off Greenspoint Drive

Houston, TX (SEPT 28, 2023) – With vehicular and pedestrian safety in mind, the North Houston District is widening the turn radius at the southeast corner of Benmar Drive at Greenspoint Drive. The construction project, which began the week of September 25, is expected to last up to three weeks and comes in just under $59,000.


Free Car Seat Safety Check May 25

Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will work one on one with you to show you proper installation and harnessing of your child’s car seat. A limited amount of car seats are available to those who qualify.


North Houston District Appoints New Board Members

HOUSTON, TX – July 23, 2018 – On June 28, the North Houston District Board of Directors appointed two new board members, Tom Jamison, general manager of the Hyatt Regency Hotel Intercontinental and Abel Garza, assistant superintendent for the Aldine Independent School District.


Community Night Out Celebration Builds Partnerships in North Houston District

HOUSTON – The North Houston District recently hosted a community night out for families in the apartment communities surrounding Thomas R. Wussow Park. The family-friendly event was an opportunity for attendees to interact with neighbors, meet local first responders and learn about resources and partners who provide services in the area.


North Houston District Focuses on Safe Sidewalks for Community

The North Houston District is working alongside local agencies to bring projects that improve sidewalks in communities they serve in north Houston so that residents have a safe way to move throughout their neighborhoods as well as to and from transportation sources.


North Houston District Recognizes Community Champions

The North Houston District recently celebrated community and corporate partners who contribute to the area’s growth and success. North Houston District President Greg Simpson highlighted the importance of the honorees by saying, “Our ability to continue building this community is closely tied to our partnerships and volunteers.” Melody Douglas, vice president of Finance & Administration for Morganti and vice-chair of the District’s board, joined Simpson in awarding outstanding community servants for 2016.