Mercer Botanic Gardens is a step closer to completing a key section of its Renaissance Garden after receiving a $5,175 grant from the Houston Garden Club. The grant will be used to purchase six silver date palms to line the existing Cypress Promenade in the Renaissance Garden.

Don your western wear and join Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program Monday, June 22 at 11:30 a.m. for a Get Acquainted Luncheon in the Heights at St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church, located at 2003 West 43rd Street in Houston.

Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program and Fun4Seniors are offering discounted tickets and transportation to seniors 50 years of age and better to Astros games throughout June and July.

The Harris County Precinct 4 Parks Department has temporarily closed all access points of the Spring Creek Greenway Trail from Dennis Johnston Park to Jones Park in response to rising flood waters.

Precinct 4 residents from nine area assisted living facilities enjoyed fun-filled activities during Commissioner R. Jack Cagle’s eighth annual Precinct 4 County Fair at Humble Civic Center on May 19.

For many uninsured residents in the Houston area, it’s a challenge to pay for a much-needed surgery and to take a day off from work to have it performed. The result is a life with daily pain or frequent emergency room visits because they can’t bear it anymore.