Walk This Way: Acres Home Walking Tour To Inspire Healthy Community Design

Walking Tour of Acres Home

Attention Acres Home residents! We know that you’re interested in developing the well-being of your community!  The Community Transformation Initiative (CTI) understands your wishes for a better designed community and invites you to become an advocate.

Join us for the Healthy Communities Design Workshop as we explore solutions for healthful design.  Participants will learn how to look at the design of a community and the impact on health.  The workshop will feature:

1) Interactive presentations that will explore how to create healthy communities through the design of neighborhoods, healthy foods access, and social programming.

2) A walking tour of the surrounding neighborhood. Please wear comfortable clothing.

3) Action planning.

Who should attend?                                                                                                              Civic leaders, Super Neighborhood Leaders, Educators, Community Advocates, Planners, Developers, Businesses, Environmental Advocates, Designers, Parks and Open Space Managers and YOU!!!

Free breakfast and lunch will be provided!  Limited space available!

Register today by contacting Linda Bass at 832-393-4607 or email communitytransformation@houstontx.gov.

View Flyer: Walking Tour of Acres Home


It’s Summertime! Cool off with Cycle & See on June 22nd at Memorial Park!



It’s been a minute, but we’re in it to win it! Cycle & See – Memorial Park will be explored like never before!

We will meet at the Memorial Park Fitness Center on June 22nd at 7am.  Be sure to BYOB – Bring Your Own Bike for this session.  Loaners will not be available.

Have a question, give us a call 281-940-4827!

Can’t wait to see ya!


Start The New Year Right! Cycle & See begins in January!


Start The New Year Right! Cycle & See begins in January!

You want to loose weight, meet new people, contribute to your community or do something different that will enhance your overall quality of life? Well, Cycle & See is your opportunity to do just that!

This year make your resolutions a lifestyle – NO MORE EXCUSES!

Bring your bike or borrow one (limited loaners available) and join us as we ride in the Acres Home and Oak Forest communities in January. Don’t delay, register today!

Registration for Cycle & See-River Oaks Closed for Loaner Bikes

It’s official! We have met our limit for loaner bike requests for Cycle & See-River Oaks.

Don’t be dismayed! You can still join in on this festive occassion.  Bring your own bike and join us as we get into the holiday spirit!

If you have any questions, please feel free to send an email to sistahspokes@gearedupbikestation.org or call 281.940.4827.

Look forward to riding out with you!

Geared Up Bikestation Staff