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July 4 Holiday Week Trash Pickup Schedules

City of Houston Awards $328,700 in Grants to Arts and Culture Non-Profit Organizations and Individual Artists

Houston - France Delegation Focuses on Energy Transition and Growing Business Opportunities

Mayor Turner Appoints Will Jones as Interim Finance Director for the City of Houston

Mayor Turner Appoints Jedediah Greenfield as Interim Chief Procurement Officer for the City of Houston

City of Houston, Greater Houston Partnership Lead Mission to France to Grow Business and Cultural Ties

Mayor Turner's Statement on Texas Supreme Court Ruling on Texas Central Railroad

Mayor Turner's Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Overturning Roe v. Wade

Mayor Turner's Statement In Support of Haley Carter

Mayor Turner's Statement on the Texas Department of Transportation's Expansion of Interstate 45 and Demolition of Apartments

The City of Houston Celebrates Juneteenth as a Federal Holiday

Mayor Turner's Statement on the 11th Street Safety Improvements Project

Houston to Celebrate Make Music Day With Several Citywide Music Events on June 21st

Interns Report to Work for Hire Houston Youth 2022

Mayor Turner Applauds Court Ruling on City Drainage Fee

City of Houston Activates Heat Emergency Plan

Mayor Sylvester Turner Invites Proposals for National Creative Placemaking Grant

Mayor's Office of Veterans & Military Affairs Invites Public to Events Celebrating Female Veterans

Mayor Turner Appoints New METRO Board Member

City of Houston Wins Challenge for Water Conservation

Mayor Turner and City Council Pass FY '23 Budget

Houston Airport System Public Notice - EFD Taxiway Lima Construction Project

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Houston has a strong mayor form of government. The elected officials, who serve four-year terms, are: the mayor, the city controller and 16 City Council Members: 11 represent a district and 5 elected citywide.

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View our comprehensive collection of COH department and division social media channels. We encourage all citizens to participate in interacting with your local government.

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311 Help & Info

311 Houston Help and Info puts your City government at your fingertips –- one contact, via the channel of your choice, phone or email -- and you get answers or have your service problem solved.

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HTV Houston TV

HTV cablecasts 24/7 and provides live programming of City Council and council committee meetings. HTV is headquartered in a multi-faceted production facility on the first floor of City Hall at 901 Bagby.

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City Data Portal

The Open Data Portal is the platform to host City-wide open data. The Open Data Portal’s goal is to encourage civic engagement and collaboration, improve transparency, and facilitate access to public information.

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Houston Recovers

Houston Recovers

Get Hurricane Harvey recovery info and more.  The City of Houston will use AlertHouston, the City's emergency notification system, to keep you informed about recovery in your neighborhood.

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Updated: Mon Jul 4 11:15:01 CDT 2022