Local Information

USRA Houston

Bay Area Houston Map: (PDF format)
Houston Transtar: (Houston Real-Time Traffic Map)
USRA Houston Directions:  3600 Bay Area Blvd, Houston TX 77058-1113, 281-486-2100

Convention and Visitor’s Bureau / Chambers of Commerce

Bay Area Houston CVB
Houston CVB
Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
League City Regional Chamber of Commerce

Local Attractions

Armand Bayou Nature Center:  8500 Bay Area Blvd., Pasadena TX 77507, 281-474-2551 or 866-417-3818
Kemah Boardwalk:  215 Kipp Ave, Kemah TX 77565, 877-AT-KEMAH, 877-285-3624
Moody Gardens:  One Hope Blvd, Galveston TX 77554, 800-582-4673
Space Center Houston (Official Visitor Center for Johnson Space Center):  1601 NASA Parkway, Houston TX 77058, 281-244-2100
Johnson Space Center: 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston TX 77058, 281-483-0123


Local Area Hotels (PDF format)


Clear Lake Today Restaurant Guide
Yahoo Local


Airport Information
Metro Bus — Bay Area Park & Ride

Taxi Services

Houston Airport Taxi and Town Car Service:  281-630-1137
Pasadena Taxi Company:  713-477-6000
Yellow Cab:  713-236-1111

Area Weather

The Weather Channel
Weather Underground

Post Offices

Albert Thomas Post Office:  14917 El Camino Real, Houston
Nassau Bay Post Office:  18214 Upper Bay Road, Nassau Bay
Webster Post Office:  17077 N Texas Ave, Webster


Bank of America:  1211 Gemini St, Houston; 1550 W Bay Area Blvd, Friendswood.
Capital One:  1855 W Bay Area Blvd, Webster
Chase Bank:  1801 Bay Area Blvd; 1904 El Dorado Blvd, Houston
Comerica:  16211 Space Center Blvd, Houston
Guaranty Bank ATM’s: 16185 Space Center Blvd, Houston (Walgreens); 1950 El Dorado Blvd, Houston (Kroger)
JSC Federal Credit Union:  1330 Gemini, Houston (Clear Lake Branch)
Moody National Bank:  1100 Bay Area Blvd, Houston (Clear Lake Banking Center)
Patriot Bank:  2424 Bay Area Blvd, Houston
Wells Fargo:  1005 Bay Area Blvd, Houston (El Camino & Bay Area); 1150 Clear Lake City Blvd, Ste 101, Houston (Clear Lake)

Day Care Centers

Gimmie A Break:  1563 Live Oak St, Webster, 281-554-5000
World of Wisdom:  17926 Highway 3, Webster, 281-557-2273


This page provides a list of websites for various types of information. It is by no means a complete list. If you would like to suggest a category, please send an e-mail to webmaster@hou.usra.edu.