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Mercer Botanic Gardens Opens New Children’s Garden Bookmark

Mercer Botanic Gardens Opens New Children’s Garden
Children and families are invited to visit the new Children’s Garden at Mercer Botanic Gardens. Visitors will have the chance to explore the new garden, which features a larger-than-life succulent lizard; a plant zoo highlighting animal-named plants, such as elephant’s foot jade, red bird plant, and zebra aloe; and sensory plants, such as lamb’s ear and rosemary. This long-awaited addition is not only a fun, colorful place for children to explore, but it also plays an essential role in Mercer’s educational

Harris County Precinct 4’s 2018 Heritage Festival Bookmark

Harris County Precinct 4’s 2018 Heritage Festival
Harris County Precinct 4 invites the public to learn about Tomball’s unique history during the Spring Creek Park Heritage Festival Saturday, May 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. rain or shine at Spring Creek Park in Tomball. Attendees can participate in archaeology digs, view Civil War battle re-enactments, and tour a historic cemetery. The event will also include weapons and cultural demonstrations, storytellers, activities, and food trucks. Park visitors are also encouraged to visit historical markers highlighting

Flood Control Tunnels in Harris County? Bookmark

Flood Control Tunnels in Harris County?
Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) has long relied on its abundance of bayous, basins, and reservoirs to control flooding across the county. In the wake of multiple, countywide flood events within the last three years, new flood control options may be on the table. Most recently, Harris County Commissioners Court members gave approval for Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) to begin exploring the feasibility of constructing underground stormwater conveyance tunnels.