News from the Mayor's Office

“Congress: Continue CHIP and save Texas children” says Houston Mayor (12/5/2017) - HOUSTON – In an essay published by TribTalk a publication of the Texas Tribune, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today recalls the death of…
Mayor paves way for negotiations to bring Houston a hemispheric operations base for Chinese maker of airport equipment (12/4/2017) - SHENZHEN, China— Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and officials of CIMC-TianDa, a China-based firm, have signed a memorandum of understanding under…
Mayor to Lead Business Delegation on Trade Mission to China, Houston’s 2nd Largest International Trading Partner (12/1/2017) - Mayor Sylvester Turner will lead a trade and goodwill mission Dec. 2-9 to China, Houston’s second largest international trade partner…
Mayor Gives Thanks Following Extraordinary Events for Houston (11/23/2017) - In an essay published by the Houston Chronicle on Thanksgiving 2017 (today, Nov. 23), Mayor Sylvester Turner gives thanks and…
Mayor Sylvester Turner Announces Choose Local Campaign (11/21/2017) - HOUSTON, TX- Just in time for the holidays, Houston’s collaborative spirit is in full force with the launch of the…

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Community News & Events

Santa Claus is Visiting BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions December 16-17 (12/15/2017) - Pet Photos with Santa and SPECIAL PET ADOPTION FEES This Weekend Houston, TX – Santa Claus is visiting BARC Animal Shelter and…
Debris Collection Continues Place All Storm Material On The Curb (12/14/2017) - The holiday season is here and we at the Solid Waste Management Department are working hard to help make this…
Latham & Watkins Give Major Toy Donation to Operation: Stocking Stuffer (12/12/2017) - WHAT:  Latham & Watkins will once again be making a major donation of toys to the Houston Fire Department’s Operation:…
KBR, Inc. and HFD Shop for Toys for Operation: Stocking Stuffer (12/12/2017) - WHAT: Members of the HFD and representatives from KBR will “go shopping” for $10 thousand worth of toys for the…
Competition and Physical Activity at the Ninth Annual Metal & Muscle Expo (12/6/2017) - The Ninth Annual Metal and Muscle Expo will take place at Hall E of the George R. Brown Convention Center,…

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Public Safety News

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 13100 Bellaire Boulevard (12/15/2017) - A woman critically injured in a crash at 13100 Bellaire Boulevard about 2:10 p.m. on December 12 has died from her injuries.  …
Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5900 Lockwood (12/14/2017) - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 5900 Lockwood about 1 a.m. today (December 14). The identity…
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5109 Bataan (12/13/2017) - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male that occurred at 5109 Bataan about 3:35 a.m. today (December…
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6600 Madrid (12/13/2017) - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a juvenile male and the wounding of a juvenile female at 6600…
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6001 Gulfton (12/13/2017) - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male found at 6001 Gulfton about 9:35 p.m. on Tuesday (December…

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Infrastructure, Travel & Utilities

Parking Meter Enforcement Resumes Monday (9/8/2017) - HOUSTON–The City of Houston’s ParkHouston Division will resume metered parking enforcement on Monday, September 11, 2017. Customers should be advised…
City of Houston Launches ParkHouston Mobile Parking App (5/24/2017) - HOUSTON —The City of Houston and Parkmobile, LLC have partnered to launch a custom parking app for mobile payments called…
Houston Fire Station Energy Challenge Winners Honored by IKEA (5/9/2017) - HOUSTON — The City of Houston and IKEA today recognized the winners of the Houston Fire Station Energy Challenge – a…

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Business & Development

Parking Meter Enforcement Resumes Monday (9/8/2017) - HOUSTON–The City of Houston’s ParkHouston Division will resume metered parking enforcement on Monday, September 11, 2017. Customers should be advised…
Mayor Turner, Climate Mayors Vow to Honor Paris Climate Agreement Goals (6/1/2017) - HOUSTON – In response to President Trump’s decision withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement, Mayor Sylvester Turner joined…

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