Harris County bond election, Humble ISD 100-year celebration take place this Saturday, Aug. 25

Voters will decide the fate of Harris County's $2.5 billion bond referendum Aug. 25.

Voters will decide the fate of Harris County's $2.5 billion bond referendum Aug. 25.

On Aug. 25, Lake Houston area residents are able to vote in Harris County's $2.5 billion flood prevention bond election. Also, Humble ISD is hosting an event to celebrate its 100-year anniversary on Saturday.

Election day for Harris County's $2.5 billion flood prevention bond
Voting locations for the election are open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. If the bond referendum is approved by voters, the funds will be used to complete more than 100 flood prevention projects throughout Harris County. Learn more about how the referendum could affect property taxes here. Also, here is a list of projects the county has identified for the Lake Houston area. www.harrisvotes.org

Humble ISD celebrates its 100-year anniversary

This district is holding an event to celebrate its anniversary at the Humble Civic Center, located at 8233 Will Clayton Parkway, Humble. The event includes a pep rally featuring all six of HISD’s high schools as well as food trucks, live music and interactive exhibits presented by Harris County Public Health. 6-10 p.m. Free. 281-641-1000. www.humbleisd.net

Russo's New York Pizzeria is giving away free slices of pizza
To commemorate the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, Russo's New York Pizzeria, located at 42 N. Main St., Kingwood, is giving away one slice of pizza per person from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The deal is only available for customers who dine in the restaurant, and slices of pizza can only have one topping. 281-361-3100. www.nypizzeria.com


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