This Week's Headlines

City of Houston water rates increase

Area resident battles sewage issues

Governor appoints Mitchell to board

Nearby road construction affects area

Suspect killed by police officers

Neighboring Pearland may get bars

Free COVID vax July 28 at St. Luke’s

HFD responds to multiple incidents

Pct. 2 catch catalytic converter thieves

Chambers gather for State of the County with Commissioner Adrian Garcia

‘Be Someone’ artist’s message showcased

Backpacks for Kids

BAC holding chorus auditions

New South Belt Chamber program honors Burleighs as Business of the Quarter

Dave Campbell’s eyes Longhorns as repeat 22-6A football champions

Pioneers to face loaded district field

BAFL season begins Aug. 14; schedules for all 20 teams out

Locals chosen in MLB draft

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football annual again has JFD football tops

Longhorns eye scrimmages

Dobie graduate Garza standing out this summer

Campbell’s Texas Football has Dobie No. 43 in state

2021 Bay Area Football League Schedules

South Belt area sports camps, sign-ups

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.