Making room for more books on your bookshelves? Drop them off at the new Better World Books box in front of the Stella Roberts Recycling Center. Reuse is just as important as reduce and recycle when it comes to managing solid waste.
2013 Tour De Lites
Keep Pearland Beautiful hosted the 20th Annual Tour de Lites Family Bicycle Ride on Saturday December 14, 2013. The Tour de Lites has become an integral component of the holiday activities in Pearland. 121 participants from the community joined KPB for the one and a half hour evening recreational ride, that began at the pavilion in Independence Park and went through the Green Tee Subdivision to view the Christmas lights. The riders then returned to Independence Park for hot chocolate, refreshments, and Christmas carols provided by “Walk the Floor.”
The ride included a contest for the best decorated bicycles and/or rider for both youth and adult categories. The winners for the Youth Category are as follows: 1st Place – Madelyn ,2nd Place – Krissell and 3rd Place – Hannah. The winners for the Adult Category are as follows: 1st Place – John Purtee, 2nd Place – JT McDermott and 3rd Place – Jack Heintschel.
KPB would like to thank everyone who came out and braved the elements to join us for the 20th annual Tour De Lites Holiday Bike Ride. A special thank you to the many sponsors and volunteers who made this event possible. All proceeds from the Tour De Lites holiday ride will go towards hike and bike trails in Pearland.