Super Neighborhoods


NAME: Northshore

DATE RECOGNIZED:

STATUS: Inactive

COUNCIL DISTRICT: E, I

MAYOR’S ASSISTANCE OFFICE: North

CONTACT AND MEETING INFORMATION:


LOCATION: Northshore is an area immediately north of the Houston Ship Channel, east of Loop 610. The community includes subdivisions such as Songwood, Holiday Forest, Wood Bayou, Cimarron, Home Owned Estates, Woodland Acres, Hidden Forest and Greens Bayou. Neighborhoods east of Greens Bayou and those south of Market Street are in Galena Park ISD.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION AND HISTORY: The balance of the area is in Houston ISD. This heavily wooded area includes a variety of home styles and prices. In the 1980s, the Brown Foundation donated a large tract of land that the new Crosby Freeway (Highway 90) will pass through. In addition, the land is just beginning to be developed into Herman Brown Park, a major regional facility.

CIVIC CLUBS:

•   Songwood Civic Association email

PARKS:

•   Brown (Hermann) Park 400 Mercury 77013
•   Coolgreen Corridor (PB2) 12800 Coolgreen 77015
•   Crooker/Moody Park 400 Westmont 77015
•   Greens Bayou Park 700 Westmont 77015
•   Greenwood Park 602 Beresford 77015
•   Samuel Spaceway 12936 Samuel 77015
•   Songwood Park 548 Westshire 77013
•   Strickland Park 300 Highridge 77015
•   Uvalde Park 1020 Uvalde 77015
•   White (J.P.) Park 12501 Market 77015

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