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

Bay Area Houston


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



Local Area Hotels (PDF format)



Clear Lake Today Restaurant Guide
Urban Spoon
Yahoo Local



Airport Information
Metro Bus — Bay Area Park & Ride


Taxi Services

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


Area Weather

The Weather Channel
Weather Underground


Bank of America:  1211 Gemini; 1550 Bay Area Blvd.
Capital One:  1855 Bay Area Blvd.
Chase Bank:  1801 Bay Area Blvd.; 2475 Bay Area Blvd.
Comerica:  16211 Space Center Blvd.
Guaranty Bank:  1212 Bay Area Blvd.
JSC Federal Credit Union:  1330 Gemini
Moody National Bank:  1100 Bay Area Blvd.
Patriot Bank:  16055 Space Center Blvd.
Wells Fargo:  1507 Bay Area Blvd.


Post Offices

Albert Thomas Post Office:  14917 El Camino Real, Houston
Nassau Bay Post Office:  8214 Upper Bay Road, Nassau Bay
Webster Post Office:  17077 N. Texas Ave, Webster


Other Houston Bay Area Information Pages

Bay Area Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau
Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
Johnson Space Center
League City Chamber of Commerce


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