Tropical Storm Imelda

Emergency personnel are actively monitoring the National Weather Service and Harris County OEM to keep you up to date on how Tropical Storm Imelda will impact the City of Southside Place. Emergency alerts and updates on weather and road conditions as they become available. For the latest news from the National Weather Service please follow the link below. 

If you have not already registered to receive alerts you may do so here in the Notify Me section. If you have an emergency or need assistance during this storm, please call 9-1-1. If you have any other questions or concerns you may contact City Hall.

National Weather Service

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

September 22, 2019 5PM - 7PM

Southside Place 95th Birthday Celebration

Come join family and friends and help celebrate Southside Place 95th birthday party at the Clubhouse and patio. Food, displays, and historical presentations. 

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October 12, 2019 4th Annual Southside Place Color Dash

Join us for the 4th Annual Southside Place Color Dash on October 12th, 2019 at 8:30 AM. Let's race with flying colors (literally!) as participants run through Southside Place streets dodging clouds of colorful hues! And following our rainbow bath, come clean up with the SSP Firetruck hoses at the Southside Place pool for a pool party until noon!! All funds raised by the Color Dash go toward improving the Fire Truck Park facilities. The Southside Fire Truck Park Fund is a 501(c)(3) organization (Federal ID 76-0370125). Registration is open to everyone, including non-Southside Place residents. 

Register Here!

October 20, 2019 Annual Southside Place Block Party

Save the date for the annual Southside Place Block Party. Block captains will be announced at a later date. Check back for more information as it becomes available. 

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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.


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.

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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, Sep 22

    Southside 95th Birthday Celebration
    Come join family and friends and help celebrate Southside Place 95th Birthday Party on September 22 at the Clubhouse and patio. Food, displays, and historical presentations.
  2. Sat, Oct 12

    4th Annual Southside Place Color Dash
    Save the date! Check back for more information as is becomes available.
  3. Sun, Oct 20

    Annual Block Party
    Check back for more details as they become available. Block captains will be announced at a later date.
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