Super Neighborhood 17 - Eldridge / West Oaks
NAME: Eldridge / West Oaks
DATE RECOGNIZED: 12.15.2009
COUNCIL DISTRICT: G, F
MAYOR’S ASSISTANCE OFFICE: Main Office
LOCATION: Eldridge/West Oaks, is in far West Houston, and extends east from Houston City limits, south from Buffalo Bayou, north from Westpark Tollway,west from S Dairy Ashford - in City Council District G - and west of W. Houston Center Boulevard - in District F. It includes part of the Energy Corridor District, below Buffalo Bayou.
COMMUNITY DESCRIPTON AND HISTORY: Eldridge/West Oaks moved from rural sprawling ranches just 30 years ago, to booming residential, energy and business growth. Eldridge/West Oaks has been lucky to take advantage of the extensive expansion of the Terry Hershey Parke Trail System, which is walking or biking distance for most area residents. Super neighborhood 17 residents are also fortunate to have the George Bush Park just to the west. The Ray Miller Park on the main artery on Eldridge is a fabulous local park within the super neighborhood boundaries. A new library sits on the border of SN17 with meeting rooms and an indoor basketball court.
CIVIC CLUBS: (Updated: 6/06/2023)