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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

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10300 North Freeway (11/13/2018) - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 10300 North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) about 8:55 p.m. on Sunday…
Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5600 Katy Freeway (11/13/2018) - A man critically injured in a crash at 5600 Katy Freeway (Interstate Highway 10 West) about 11:25 p.m. last Friday…
Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6700 West 43rd (11/13/2018) - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of one male and the wounding of another that occurred at 6700 West…
Suspect Arrested, Charged in Assault at 4250 West 34th Street (11/13/2018) - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in an assault at 4250 West 34th Street about 12:30 a.m. on  November…
Suspect Arrested, Charged in Serial Robbery Investigation (11/13/2018) - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in an investigation involving at least 13 burglary and robbery cases in Houston,…

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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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