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News from the Mayor's Office

White House Recognizes Mayor’s Special Advisor on Human Trafficking with Prestigious Award (10/11/2018) - HOUSTON – Minal Patel Davis, Mayor Tuner’s Special Advisor on Human Trafficking was selected to receive the prestigious Presidential Award…
MAYOR TURNER CELEBRATES ENERGY EFFICIENCY DAY BY CALLING ON CONSUMERS TO “SAVE ENERGY. SAVE MONEY.” (10/5/2018) - HOUSTON – The City of Houston offers energy saving tips to the public today as it celebrates the third annual…
CTIA Awards Mayor Turner With 5G Wireless Champion Award (9/28/2018) -  HOUSTON — Mayor Sylvester Turner today accepted the 5G Wireless Champion Award from CTIA, the wireless industry association. The mayor…
Mayor Turner Invites Houstonians to the 10th Annual Disability and Pride Celebration Sept. 29 (9/28/2018) - HOUSTON — This Saturday, Houstonians will gather at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center to celebrate the 10th Annual Disability Unity and…
Mayor Turner Congratulates the Houston Dynamo, 2018 U.S. Open Cup Champions (9/27/2018) - HOUSTON — Mayor Sylvester Turner today congratulated the Houston Dynamo for clinching the U.S. Open Cup after a thrilling game…

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Community News & Events

ENJOY THE FALL SEASON WITH FUN EVENTS AT THE HOUSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (10/12/2018) - HOUSTON –The Houston Public Library has planned an array of fun free programs for October through December 2018 for people…
News Release| HOUSTON’S LOCAL NEEDS ASSESSMENT OPEN FOR PUBLIC COMMENT UNTIL NOVEMBER 5 (10/11/2018) - HOUSTON — On October 5, 2018 the City of Houston published a Local Needs Assessment of residential impact from Hurricane…
Houston Public Library Quarterly (HPLQ) Author Series featuring Walter Mosley (10/10/2018) - HOUSTON – Award-Winning author Walter Mosley will discuss his latest novel John Woman on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 7 PM. This HPLQ series…
Houston Health Department Recommends People Get Flu Shot Now (10/4/2018) - HOUSTON, Texas – The Houston Health Department (HHD) recommends everyone six months of age and older get a flu shot…
My Brother’s Keeper Houston and Harris County Precinct 1 Commissioner Rodney Ellis Launch Country’s First Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion Program for Youth (9/27/2018) - Houston, Texas – My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Houston, an initiative of the Houston Health Department, and Harris County Precinct 1…

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Public Safety News

Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested, Other Victim’s Sought (10/18/2018) - A suspect wanted and charged in a a sexual assault of a child investigation has been arrested in Boise City, Idaho.…
UPDATE: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 13350 Northborough (10/16/2018) - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 13350 Northborough at…
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 13350 Northborough (10/11/2018) - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 13350 Northborough at 7:10 p.m. on Wednesday…
Top Ten Stolen Vehicles for September 2018 (10/11/2018) - 1. Chevrolet Trucks 208 2. Ford Trucks 129 3. Chevrolet Cars 66 4. GMC Trucks 56 5. Ford Cars 47…
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6231 Westward (10/11/2018) - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 6231 Westward about 6:05 p.m. on Wednesday (October 10).…

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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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