News from the Mayor's Office

Houston To Host 2023 Men’s Final Four (7/16/2018) - While on a busy trade and investment mission to grow business and cultural ties in South America, Mayor Sylvester Turner…
Mayor Turner, Partnership lead trade mission to Peru, Chile and Argentina to grow business, cultural ties (7/14/2018) - HOUSTON – Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership will lead a trade and investment mission to Peru, Chile and…
Mayor Turner Invites Proposals for National Placemaking Grant (7/9/2018) - Mayor Sylvester Turner is calling for Houston’s best ideas to endorse for the national Our Town grant program. The National…
Mayor Turner Nominates Teresa R. Morales to METRO Board, Plans to Reappoint Four Current Board Members (7/5/2018) - Houston  – Mayor Sylvester Turner has nominated Teresa “Terry” R. Morales to serve in Position 5 of the Metropolitan Transit…
MAYOR TURNER TO PROVIDE UPDATE TO FLOODING (7/4/2018) - WHAT: MAYOR TURNER TO BRIEF MEDIA ON CITY’S RESPONSE TO TODAY’S FLOODING WHEN: WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2018 AT 2 p.m. WHERE: HOUSTON EMERGENCY…

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Community News & Events

Houston Activating Heat Emergency Plan; Cooling Centers Open July 22 (7/21/2018) - HOUSTON – The City of Houston is activating its Public Health Heat Emergency Plan, providing resources for those who need…
Heat Safety, Emergency Preparedness Focus of July 23 Community Event (7/16/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – The Houston Health Department and Houston Office of Emergency Management will offer information about heat safety and…
Cool Summer Happenings at HPL (7/16/2018) - HOUSTON – Enjoy your summer at the Houston Public Library (HPL)! There are plenty of exciting and fun events happenings our…
Young Athletes Meet to Compete at Hershey’s Track & Field Games (7/9/2018) - Young Houstonians will come together by the hundreds for track and field events during the Hershey’s Track and Field Games…
Free HIV, hepatitis C tests offered as part of National HIV Testing Day (6/26/2018) - HOUSTON – The Houston Health Department (HHD) and 97.9 The Box will offer free HIV and hepatitis C tests at…

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Public Safety News

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 4900 Perry (7/12/2018) - Houston police have arrested a suspect charged in the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 4900 Perry on…
Top Ten Stolen Vehicles for June 2018 (7/10/2018) - The following is a list of the “Top Ten” makes of vehicles reported as stolen to the Houston Police Department…
Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 6426 Mobud (7/9/2018) - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 6426 Mobud about 12:30 p.m. last…
Suspect Arrested, Charged in Woman’s Death at 7018 Harrisburg (7/9/2018) - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a woman at 7018 Harrisburg Boulevard about 9:55…
Suspect Arrested, Charged in Man’s Death at 11700 Beechnut (7/9/2018) - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a man at 11700 Beechnut about 4 p.m.…

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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

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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