City Council Approved Houston Bike Plan

The plan’s vision is to transform Houston into a safer, more accessible, gold level bicycle-friendly city by 2027.

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Bike Plan

City Expands Investment in Renewable Energy

"The City of Houston has a loud and proud history of commitment to renewable energy” - Mayor Sylvester Turner.

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Apr. 28, 2017Office of Ellen Cohen

FY2018 City Budget Timeline Approved

Mayor Turner and Council has approved the FY2018 Operating Budget Schedule, which comprises a timeline for passage of the City’s budget for the next fiscal year. Continue Reading »

Apr. 28, 2017Office of Ellen Cohen

Grant Authorized for Zika Control

The Houston City Council has authorized a grant contract between the Houston Health Department (HHD) and the Department of State Health Services for $1.18M for Zika Virus surveillance and control. Continue Reading »

Apr. 26, 2017Houston Chronicle

Mayor visits Heights second grader who asked him to fix her sidewalk

Sophie Blitz likes to ride her bike along Courtland Street where she lives, a tree-lined street with spacious Victorian homes. But when a portion of the sidewalk became too damaged for her to ride her bike over, she went to the top to get it fixed. Continue Reading »

Apr. 24, 2017City of Houston

EPA Recognizes the City of Houston Among Nation’s Leading Green Power Users

Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that the City of Houston is number one on the EPA’s Top 30 Local Government list of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership for 2017. Continue Reading »