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Heavy Trash, Garbage & Recycling

In alternating months, residents may dispose of their Tree Waste, and Junk Waste at their curbside. This new method of collecting your large waste comes with the benefits of diverting materials that can be recycled from landfills, saving landfill space

Posted in Neighborhood Improvements

MFAH Expansion Update August 2015

Over the past weeks you may have noticed moving vans outside the Glassell School of Art. Last week the MFAH completed moving the school to its temporary home near the Texas Medical Center. Next, the parking lot attached to the school will

Posted in Neighborhood Improvements

Reminder: MAMA Neighborhood Meeting Feb. 10

MAMA QUARTERLY NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING The meeting will be this Tuesday, Feb. 10, at the Italian Cultural and Heritage Center, 1101 Milford.  Registration and hospitality at 6:30, meeting begins at 7 p.m. The speaker for the meeting will be Guy Hagstette,

Posted in Membership Meetings, Neighborhood Improvements

MAMA Seeks to Minimize Construction Issues on Chelsea

Your MAMA officers have been meeting with the developers of The Carter, the high-rise under construction on Chelsea Blvd., to minimize the inevitable challenges of living amidst this ongoing work for the next 29 months. The earthwork and completion of

Posted in Housing Trends, Neighborhood Improvements

Join MAMA for National Night Out on Tues., Oct. 7

Meet your neighbors as well as city officials as MAMA joins in National Night Out on Tuesday, Oct. 7.  It’s a great opportunity to come together as a neighborhood as well as learn about what’s going on in the area.

Posted in Crime & Safety, Neighborhood Improvements, Special Meetings & Events

Third Quarter MAMA Meeting June 10

Join us Tuesday, June 10, for MAMA’s third quarterly meeting of 2014 at the Italian Cultural and Community Center, 1101 Milford.  Registration and welcome begins at 6:30 and the meeting begins at 7 p.m., ending promptly at 8 p.m. Our guest

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Membership Drive a Success!

Our membership drive in February was a great success.  We have 17 new MAMA members and overall, our membership renewal count is up 47% compared to the same period last year.   If you are able to support us as a

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Posted in Fundraising, Neighborhood Improvements, Uncategorized

Museum of Fine Arts Campus Expansion

Bringing Change and Growth to the Neighborhood You’ve probably noticed the traffic cones closing a lane at Montrose and Bissonet. If you’ve wondered what it’s all about, the ongoing work under the roadway is all part of growing pains in

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MAMA Launches 2014 Membership Drive

In 2014, MAMA hopes to at least double its membership. Despite the small size of our neighborhood, MAMA accomplishes a tremendous amount. With more members, we will be even stronger. If you haven’t yet joined MAMA, please take a look

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Keep Bell Park Beautiful

The volunteer planting days were a success, and we could not have done it without you. Bell Park is looking great! To keep it that way, MAMA needs volunteers for a short maintenance opportunity. Please come to Bell Park on

Posted in Bell Park, Neighborhood Improvements