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News from the Mayor's Office

City Opens Recovery Centers to Provide Federal Aid for Repair of Homes Damaged by Hurricane Harvey (1/15/2019) - The City has taken a critical step forward with the opening of four Housing Resource Centers, one in each quadrant…
Mayor Turner Invites Firefighters Union to Discuss Prop. B Implementation (1/10/2019) - Mayor Sylvester Turner sent a letter to the president of the Houston Firefighters Association today inviting him to discuss implementation…
United Arab Emirates’ $6.5 Million Gift Will Aid Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts in Houston (1/8/2019) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Consul General in Houston, Saeed Al Mehairi, and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner (exchanging gifts and…
Civil Rights Icon and Astros Champion Will Team Up for the 41st Annual Original MLK Day Parade (1/8/2019) - Mayor Sylvester Turner joined the Black Heritage Society and leaders in Houston’s faith-based, labor and business organizations Monday to announce…
Mayor Turner’s Statement on the Arrest of the Alleged Killer of Jazmine Barnes (1/7/2019) - Statement by Mayor Sylvester Turner on the arrest of the alleged killer of Jazmine Barnes: “I want to thank the…

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Community News & Events

City Opens Recovery Centers to Provide Federal Aid for Repair of Homes Damaged by Hurricane Harvey (1/15/2019) - The City has taken a critical step forward with the opening of four Housing Resource Centers, one in each quadrant…
Recycling Collection Schedule Update (1/11/2019) - RECYCLING COLLECTION SCHEDULE UPDATE   HOUSTON – Please note the following adjustments to the City of Houston’s recycling collection schedule. Due…
Mayor Turner Invites Firefighters Union to Discuss Prop. B Implementation (1/10/2019) - Mayor Sylvester Turner sent a letter to the president of the Houston Firefighters Association today inviting him to discuss implementation…
United Arab Emirates’ $6.5 Million Gift Will Aid Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts in Houston (1/8/2019) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Consul General in Houston, Saeed Al Mehairi, and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner (exchanging gifts and…
Civil Rights Icon and Astros Champion Will Team Up for the 41st Annual Original MLK Day Parade (1/8/2019) - Mayor Sylvester Turner joined the Black Heritage Society and leaders in Houston’s faith-based, labor and business organizations Monday to announce…

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Public Safety News

City Opens Recovery Centers to Provide Federal Aid for Repair of Homes Damaged by Hurricane Harvey (1/15/2019) - The City has taken a critical step forward with the opening of four Housing Resource Centers, one in each quadrant…
Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 10550 South Post Oak Road (1/11/2019) - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found following a fire at 10550 South Post Oak Road…
Investigation into Shooting Incident at 9100 Mills Road (1/11/2019) - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a male that occurred at 9100 Mills Road at 8:25 p.m. on Wednesday…
Investigation into Shooting Incident at 7111 Greenstone (1/11/2019) - Houston police are investigating an incident in which an HPD officer discharged his duty weapon and a female was struck…
Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10200 Telephone Road (1/11/2019) - Houston police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred at 10200 Telephone Road about 6:50 p.m. on Thursday (January…

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Infrastructure, Travel & Utilities

Notice of Wastewater Spills After Heavy Rainfall (12/8/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – Intense, sustained rainfall Friday night resulted in the spill of domestic wastewater at several locations.  The areas…
Property Owners Should Prepare for Lower Lake Levels (12/4/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – Houston Public Works is monitoring forecasts calling for substantial rainfall this Friday and Saturday.  If the storm…
New Upgrades to Houston Adopt-A-Drain Program (11/1/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – Houston’s Adopt-A-Drain program has unveiled several upgrades for program participants.  The popular naming feature is back up…
Houston Public Works Wins Proud Partner Award (10/31/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – Less than a year after it launched, the Houston Adopt-A-Drain program has been selected to receive the 2018…
Houston Public Works Offers Water Conservation Tips (7/20/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – High temperatures are leading to a record demand for electricity and water this summer.  While Houston Water…
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

City Opens Recovery Centers to Provide Federal Aid for Repair of Homes Damaged by Hurricane Harvey (1/15/2019) - The City has taken a critical step forward with the opening of four Housing Resource Centers, one in each quadrant…
Mayor Turner Invites Firefighters Union to Discuss Prop. B Implementation (1/10/2019) - Mayor Sylvester Turner sent a letter to the president of the Houston Firefighters Association today inviting him to discuss implementation…
United Arab Emirates’ $6.5 Million Gift Will Aid Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts in Houston (1/8/2019) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Consul General in Houston, Saeed Al Mehairi, and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner (exchanging gifts and…
Mayor Turner’s Statement on the Arrest of the Alleged Killer of Jazmine Barnes (1/7/2019) - Statement by Mayor Sylvester Turner on the arrest of the alleged killer of Jazmine Barnes: “I want to thank the…
Mayor Turner Congratulates Harris County’s Newly Sworn-In Leadership (1/2/2019) - Mayor Sylvester Turner attended the swearing in ceremony and celebration for Harris County’s new leadership and issued the following statement:…
Mayor: Houston trade mission to India opened doors to more local economic and cultural expansion (11/25/2018) -                             HOUSTON – From natural gas demand to tourism, tech innovation, real estate development and more, the Greater Houston Partnership trade…
City Housing Department Ramps Up to Deliver on Harvey Recovery (3/14/2018) - Houston, TX – The city’s Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) added five disaster recovery, affordable housing and finance experts…
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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