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Aldine ISD – find out about the school your child will be attending, view the school calendar, visit your child’s teacher’s website.
League of Women Voters – nonpartisan information about candidates and issues
Harris County – look here to find out about Commissioners Court, where you go to vote, emergency procedures, West Nile virus, septic 101, building permits, and a host of other information.
Texas Legislature – on this site, you can find out about proposed legislation, current members of the House and Senate, who is serving on which committee and what is on their calendar, search the Texas Constitution, and look up state statutes such as the property code.
U.S. Post Office – get the zip code, with extension, for that address; find out how much postage you will need for a large envelope or package; check a confirmation code to see when your package was delivered, and lots more.