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Catfish Restocking Bookmark

Catfish Restocking
Catch them while they last! The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) recently stocked Hart Lake at Pundt Park with 280 channel catfish. Anglers of all ages and skill levels are welcome to visit. Come prepared with the proper bait to maximize your success. According to TPWD, catfish prefer strong-smelling bait such as nightcrawlers, chicken livers, shrimp, stinkbait, or cut hot dogs. Fishing is allowed in the pond and lake within Pundt Park, as well as along the banks of Spring Creek accessible from the

Mercer Botanic Gardens Opens West Side Arboretum Bookmark

Mercer Botanic Gardens Opens West Side Arboretum
Mercer Botanic Gardens is proud to announce the reopening of the West Side picnic and playground area. Visitors are invited to stroll the trails under the dense pine canopy of the arboretum or enjoy a picnic in the park. The arboretum on the west side of Aldine Westfield features two playgrounds, a picnic area nestled in a woodland setting with 58 picnic tables, two barbecue pavilions, hickory bog, boardwalk, cypress swamp, maple collection, and several miles of walking trails that wind through beautifully

Capital Improvement Projects Update Bookmark

Two new mobility projects are under way in northern Harris County. Huffmeister Road will be extended between West Road to State Highway 6. Planned improvements include installation of a four-lane concrete boulevard section with drainage, traffic signal installation on West Road at Huffmeister, and traffic signal modifications at SH 6. Commissioners Court awarded the $2.65-million construction contract to Unitas Construction, Inc. Construction is expected to be complete by the second quarter of 2018. Construction