Hurricane Season is Here

The Atlantic Hurricane Season runs from June 1 - November 30. During severe weather, City of Southside Place personnel will closely monitor active weather alerts and warnings and keep residents updated on the effects to the city. Residents can register to receive alerts via text or email in Notify Me

After the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey, there are new suggestions on how to prepare for a hurricane. Please visit the Emergency Preparedness page for the list of suggested supplies to include in your Hurricane Kit. The page includes helpful links to local and national emergency information as well as important phone numbers for emergency assistance. 

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Waste Management Acceptable Items

New Recycling Guidelines in Southside Place

Recently, the Waste Management Recycling Division visited city hall about new recycling guidelines. Waste Management no longer accepts plastic bags, styrofoam, or any food waste. Please sort plastic bags and styrofoam out of your recycles and wash all food waste from containers. Please contact Steve Kenney, Public Works Director with any questions or comments by email or by phone at 713-668-2341.

Waste Management Acceptable Items

Upcoming Events

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October 26, 2019 - Heavy Trash/Shred It

On October 26, the City of Southsde Place will conduct Heavy Trash/Shred-It Day for residents. Residents can bring boxes of personal records to city hall for free shredding between the hours of 9AM - Noon. Heavy trash collection starts at 8AM.

2nd Picnic and Music in the Garden - Sunday, October 27, 2019 3PM - 5PM

For the enjoyment of the entire community.

Join us for another great outdoor garden event. Live music and enjoyment for the whole family. Bring a blanket and your own food and drink. Enjoy beautiful Celtic music from Houston's own Wyndnwyre.

Generously sponsored by Southside Place USA.
music in the garden flyer 2019
2019 toy drive gift ideas

Annual Toy Drive for the Harris County CAC - November 1 - December 8, 2019

The City of Southside Place Police and Fire departments will once again be collecting to support the Harris County Children's Assessment Center. 

You may drop off your new, unwrapped toy or monetary donation at the Southside Place Police Department any time. There will also be a booth at the annual Southside Winter Wonderland Carnival to accept donations. Checks may be made payable to: The Children's Assessment Center.

Please contact (Police) Chief McCall or (Fire) Chief Serranofor any questions.
Annual Toy Drive Flyer

December 7, 2019 10AM - 2PM - 7th Annual Winter Wonderland Carnival

The carnival will be held on the fields outside Southside Clubhouse and all proceeds go toward funding improvements to Fire Truck Park (The Southside Place Fire Truck Park fund is a 501(c)(3) organization.) Activities include carnival games, inflatables, a silent auction, a shopping bazaar, face painting, food and drinks, Santa, and a huge pile of snow - fun for the whole family! Come relax with your neighbors while you raise money for our beloved neighborhood park!

We need your help. There are many ways for you and your family to be involved, including being a family underwriter, being a corporate sponsor, volunteering, or joining us on December 7th!

To become a sponsor or make a donation, complete this form and return to the address on the form. 


Holiday Dinner

Texas Water Development Board - Flood Stakeholder Workshops

The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) has added a fourteenth workshop to its roster of flood outreach meetings around the state. The meeting will be held at Houston City Hall on Friday, August 23, at 9:30 a.m.

texas flood stakeholders workshops

Southside Place 2018 Water Report

The 2018 Southside Place Drinking Water Report is available at City Hall and on the website. Southside Place purchases 80% of its drinking water from the City of Houston.

2018 Water Quality Report

Poor Farm Ditch Presentation and City Drainage News

A Poor Farm Ditch presentation by the Flood Control District is available on the city website and at City Hall. Southside Place has submitted over $8 Million to the Texas Department of Emergency Management in drainage application funding requests for Edloe, Auden, and Harper Streets. Proposed projects are being reviewed by the state agency at this time. Comments and questions are welcome by email or phone at 713-668-2341.

Poor Farm Ditch Presentation

HCFCD Flood Warning System

Sign Up with HCFCD to Receive Customizable Water Level and Rainfall Alerts

Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) has announced enhancements to their website to provide residents the option to receive automated alerts regarding water levels and rainfall via text message, email, or both.

Harris County Flood Warning System Alert Sign Up

Harris County Flood Warning System Map

Mosquito Prevention Spraying Has Begun

The city began the annual mosquito prevention spraying on April 2, 2019. Spraying will occur weekly on Monday evenings after 10PM. If you have any questions or concerns please contact City hall during business hours.

2018 Tax Bill Mailout

All tax bills have been mailed. The Over 65 exemption is $185,000. "Homestead Exemptions Not Available" are printed on all residential bills. The average appraised home value in Southside Place is $1,419,579.

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  1. Sun, Oct 27

    2nd Picnic and Music in the Garden 3PM - 5PM For the enjoyment of the entire community. Join us for another great outdoor garden event. Live music and enjoyment for the whole family. Bring a blanket and your own food and drink. Enjoy beautiful Celtic music from Houston's own Wyndnwyre. Generously sponsored by Southside Place USA.
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