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News from the Mayor's Office

Tour, Simulator & Court Clinics Among Municipal Courts Week Activities (11/5/2018) - **FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** HOUSTON, Texas –   Municipal Courts Week, a statewide awareness initiative, will commence in Houston November 5-9, 2018,…
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 Municipal Courts Announces Fall Amnesty Program (10/25/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – For the next 3 weeks, the City of Houston Municipal Courts Department (MCD) will discount certain delinquent…
Houston Public Works Monitors Heavy Rain (10/24/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – Houston Public Works is monitoring forecasts calling for the potential of substantial rainfall over the next few…

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Community News & Events

Houston Health Department advises patients, families to Be Antibiotic Aware (11/12/2018) - HOUSTON – The Houston Health Department is raising awareness about the growing threat of antibiotic resistance during National Antibiotic Awareness…
Free Diabetes Awareness & Wellness Network (DAWN) available to Houstonians with pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes (11/6/2018) - HOUSTON – The Houston Health Department encourages those with pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes to become a member of the…
Tour, Simulator & Court Clinics Among Municipal Courts Week Activities (11/5/2018) - **FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** HOUSTON, Texas –   Municipal Courts Week, a statewide awareness initiative, will commence in Houston November 5-9, 2018,…
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…
News Release | Updated Draft Guidelines Expand Program Eligibility for Housing Relief for Harvey Survivors (11/1/2018) - Houston – The City of Houston is proposing to expand eligibility for Hurricane Harvey survivors to receive federal funds for housing…

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Public Safety News

UPDATE: Suspects Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 9075 South Dairy Ashford (11/9/2018) - Charges have been filed against four suspects arrested in the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 9075 South…
Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7300 Gulf Freeway (11/9/2018) - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 7300 Gulf Freeway (Interstate Highway 45 South) around 5:55 a.m.…
Composite Sketch of Suspect Sought in Shooting at 2046 Cortlandt (11/7/2018) - Houston police have a released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in the shooting of a man that occurred at…
Suspect Arrested, Charged in Female’s Death at 9988 Windmill Lakes (11/6/2018) - Houston police have arrested a suspect charged in the death of a female at 9988 Windmill Lakes at 10:45 a.m.…
Investigation into Fatal Crash at 1313 South Loop West (11/5/2018) - Houston police are investigating the fatal crash that occurred at 1313 South Loop West (Interstate Highway 610 South) around 6…

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Infrastructure, Travel & Utilities

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 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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