TEXAS – Neighbors say HOA forcing kids on dangerous path to school
by Drew Karedes / KHOU 11 News
Posted on October 2, 2013 at 10:21 PM
NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Some people in northwest Harris County believe their homeowners association is putting children in danger. The problem: a tall metal gate to the Champions Point Grove subdivision has been welded shut. Neighbors claim they weren’t notified that this would be happening right before the start of this school year. For more than ten years, kids have been using the opening at the back of their subdivision to get to three different schools.
A number of students from Klein Forest High, Wunderlich Intermediate and Greenwood Forest Elementary are now climbing over the locked gate. “I don’t like it because I almost slipped and hit my head on the pointy things,” said elementary student Ayanna Atkins. The alternative is walking almost a mile to and from school each day. Read more: