News from the Mayor's Office

EPA Recognizes the City of Houston Among Nation’s Leading Green Power Users (4/24/2017) - HOUSTON –  Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that the City of Houston is number one on the EPA’s…
Houston Flips the Switch on 50 MW of Solar Power in Time for Earth Day (4/21/2017) - The 50 megawatt (MW) solar facility dedicated to providing up to 10.5% of the City’s electricity needs with clean, affordable…
Mayor Turner to unveil domestic violence awareness campaign for AVDA featuring DeAndre Hopkins (4/19/2017) - WHAT: Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner Houston Mayor Pro Tem Ellen Cohen  Sherri Kendall, CEO, Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse…
Credit Rating Agency puts City on Notice about Downgrade in Absence of Pension Reform (4/11/2017) - Moody’s Investors Service has sent Houston a dire warning about the need for the Texas Legislature to approve the Houston…
Mayor Turner Kicks off Historic Summer Jobs Program (4/10/2017) - Mayor Turner Kicks off Historic Summer Jobs Program Hire Houston Youth Provides 5,000 Jobs for 2017 HOUSTON – Mayor Sylvester Turner…

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Community News & Events

Department of Neighborhoods: Improving Quality of Life (4/28/2017) - HOUSTON – The City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods offers a wide range of services to improve quality of life…
Houston Public Library Receives Book Donation from Consulate General of Mexico (4/24/2017) - MEDIA RELEASE HOUSTON – The Houston Public Library will be receiving a very significant donation of text books in Spanish…
Civic Art Dedication at Young Library (4/13/2017) -   MEDIA ALERT Civic Art Dedication at Young Library WHAT: Civic Art Dedication with Nationally Acclaimed Artist Dixie Friend Gay…
Parks & Recreation Logo Vote to Support Your Favorite Houston Park this Earth Month (3/31/2017) - One of Three HPARD Parks Has the Chance to Receive $20,000 through Meet Me at the Park Campaign This Earth…
Books Alive! 8th Annual Children’s Book Celebration Kicks off with a High Flying Let’s Go Fly a Kite Contest (3/30/2017) - The Houston Public Library (HPL) invites children to help kick off its Books Alive! 8th Annual Children’s Book Celebration by…
Parks & Recreation Logo Texas Parks & Wildlife Commission Awards $1 Million Urban Outdoor Recreation Grant for Avondale Promenade Park (3/30/2017) - Grant Will Be Matched on a 50/50 Basis for Development of Neighborhood Park in Montrose Area The Houston Parks and…

Public Safety News

Investigation into Shooting of Armed Suspect at 14874 Estrellita (4/28/2017) - Houston police are investigating an incident in which an armed suspect was wounded by HPD officers at 14874 Estrellita at…
Investigation into Incident at 15906 Blue Ridge (4/28/2017) - Houston police are investigating an incident in which an armed suspect and a HPD officer exchanged gunfire in the 15900…
Investigation Into Fatal Crash At 7500 North Freeway (4/28/2017) - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 7500 North Freeway about 11:40 p.m. on Thursday (April 27).…
Investigation Into Fatal Crash At 13300 Westheimer Road (4/28/2017) - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred at 13300 Westheimer Road at about 12:50 a.m. today (April…
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