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City of Bellaire will have a joint Runoff Election.

From the City of Bellaire: The City of Bellaire, Texas, has contracted with the Harris County Elections Division for a Joint Runoff Election with the City of Houston, Texas, Houston Community College, and the Houston Independent School District on Saturday, December...
Today, November 5, is Election Day!

Today, November 5, is Election Day!

Bellaire residents will elect the Mayor and three Council Members today. Houston will also elect a Mayor and Council Members. Along with the local races, there are several Texas state constitutional amendments on the ballot. This year it’s easy to vote as you can vote...

Bellaire’s general election will be held November 5, 2019.

From the City of Bellaire: An Order of Election has been posted on the City’s official bulletin board and website for the City’s General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, for the purpose of electing a Mayor, Council Member – Position...

Bellaire has suspended mosquito fogging services until next April.

From the City of Bellaire: The City of Bellaire has suspended mosquito fogging services until April of next year.  We do not spray during the late fall and winter months. We are investigating an incident that was reported to the City of Bellaire concerning the death...
Early voting begins October 21.

Early voting begins October 21.

Early voting begins today for the November 5 election. You can find out where to vote by visiting harrisvotes.com. You can also view a sample ballot by entering your name and address. There are local Mayor and City Council races on the ballot along with several Texas...

The City of Bellaire’s mosquito spray schedule has changed.

From the City of Bellaire: The City of Bellaire’s mosquito spray schedule has changed.  We will spray the entire City on Tuesdays only.  This City has recently changed our mosquito spray vendor. The City of Bellaire uses an environmentally friendly fog to...

Bellaire Police arrest 610 street racer.

Residents who live near 610 are well aware of the street racers that frequent the west loop at night. The sound is very distinct. Finally some of them were caught by Bellaire Police and one sent police on a high speed chase October 7. KHOU.com reports that...

An Overview of the October 7, 2019 Bellaire City Council meeting

From the City of Bellaire: Below is an overview from the October 7, 2019, Bellaire City Council meeting. These are not the official minutes of the meeting. PROCLAMATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS The week of October 6 – 12, 2019, was proclaimed Fire Prevention Week in...

October 6 – 12 is National Fire Prevention Week. 

October 6 – 12 is National Fire Prevention Week. This year’s FPW campaign, “Not Every Hero Wears a Cape. Plan and Practice Your Escape!” works to educate everyone about the small but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them safe....
Mayor Friedberg discusses the FY 2020 Budget.

Mayor Friedberg discusses the FY 2020 Budget.

In his latest blog post, Mayor Friedberg says that “the outcome of this year’s budget process is an adopted budget that represents a 4.4% property tax revenue increase, down from the original 8% proposal.  The resulting tax rate increase for maintenance and...