Please do not make your neighbors look at your trash for a week or over the weekend. This includes grass clippings from your personal home landscapers. Respect the appearance of our neighborhood and value of our property by placing trash for pickup curbside the morning of pickup. Brook Forest residents receive garbage pickup two days each week on Monday and Thursday. Monday is the one day each week for recycle waste pickup. If items are not picked-up, store them out of site until the correct pickup day.
“HEAVY PICK UP” AKA HEAVY TRASH: COLLECTED ON THURSDAY. Heavier/larger items are collected once a week. These items consist of appliances, furniture, mattresses, water heaters (with water removed), computers, televisions within reasonable size but not projection televisions. For more information, please visit www.wm.com
Memorial Day 5/25 Regular Pick-up.. July 6 Regular Pick-up. Labor Day Sept 5 No Service. Thanksgiving 11/24 No Service. Christmas Dec 25 No Service. New Years Day 1/1 No Service.
Houston Police Department & Harris County Constable ** ALERT SLIPS **
Citizens can use this form to request increased patrols around their home or business for a prowler, speeding vehicle, excessive burglaries and thefts, being on vacation, or for reasons causing them concern. For HPD, please click here. Click on the top tab that reads Contact HPD and then click on the first link Alert Slip. You can also see crime stats in the area, registered sex offenders and some other useful information. For the Harris County Constable, please click here.
Sheriff Dept. Home Inspections
Home security inspections for a reduction of your insurance premiums are available from the Sheriff Dept. History has shown that once the following requirements are met, your home will be much safer for you and for your family. The following is the information about the requirements to qualify for the reduction in your premiums. HOWEVER, THEY MAKE GOOD SENSE IF YOU JUST IMPLEMENT A FEW. [more info]
Neighborhood Crime Watch
Very few people are in a position to protect their homes and property 100% of the time. Neighborhood Crime Watch is a program of mutual assistance ... [read more]