This Week's Headlines

Houston police offer jugging prevention safety tips

City plans new area thoroughfare

Special election called to replace Garcia

CCISD seeks input on calendar

HPD cancels 2 PIP meetings

HPL sponsors Citizenship Month

SJC releases calendar briefs

South Belt Chamber of Commerce honors outstanding students for October

Welder turned physicist fuses technical, academic education

UHCL schedules calendar briefs

CCEF hosts annual awards presentation, gala

SJC aims at opening new facility in 2020

San Jacinto nabs Excalibur, Medallion awards

Dobie football secures Beltway title, playoff berth

Dobie’s Pleasants named 22-6A MVP

Despite loss, CB football advances; Wolverines to take on Strake Jesuit

Barry Harris scholarship funding efforts underway

Sagemont Cowboys sophomore team headed to BAFL Super Bowl

JFD, Clear Brook boys’ hoops to open

Emergencies:
Police, Fire & Medical: Call 911

Southeast Volunteer Fire Department
The Southeast Volunteer Fire Department has been serving the South Belt unincorporated area since March 1972. SVFD is currently averaging 1,200 calls a year for the combined fire and ambulance service. The group has a paid Southeast VFD Scarsdale Stationcrew which works five days a week from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Currently SVFD has approximately 50 volunteer members.

SVFD has two locations, 10510 Scarsdale Blvd. and 9830 Hughes Road. SVFD’s equipment consists of two ambulances, three fire engines, a rescue truck, a four-wheel drive booster for grass fires, a high water rescue truck and four duty vehicles. To volunteer to join SVFD, call 281-485-7576. Meetings are held at 7 pm. every Thursday at the Scarsdale station.

 

South Belt Security Alliance
The South Belt Security Alliance was organized to give additional security surveillance to the Sagemont and Kirkwood sections within the city of Houston. The program has one vehicle and is contracted through Constable Gary Freeman's office. Security officers patrol the area daily, making approximately 2,500 calls a year. The alliance is funded by donations from Sagemont and Kirkwood residents. For information contact Linda Arnone 281-484-2766.
In case of emergency dial 911.

Department of Public Safety
Located at 111 Tri-Star, at Highway 3 across from Ellington Field. This office issues Driver Licenses, Learner's permits and official identification cards. The office is open from 8 to 5 Monday through Friday. For information call 281-486-8242.