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Mayor Sylvester Turner Joins Victim's Family and Crime Stoppers Houston to Announce Reward Increase to Find Murder Suspects

Mayor Sylvester Turner and French Consul General Alexis Andres Will Kick-Off the First Make Music Day Houston

Mayor Turner Shares Information About the Proposed City of Houston Water and Wastewater Rate Increase

EPA Recognizes Houston's Continued Leadership in Energy Innovation

Mayor Sylvester Turner's Statement on Juneteenth National Independence Day

BARC Services Closed This Weekend Due to Illness Precautions

Mayor Turner Announces Freedmen's Town as City's First Heritage District

Hess Corporation to Invest $9M Over Three Years in Mayor Turner's Complete Communities

City of Houston and Local Water Authorities Mark Completion of the Luce Bayou Interbasin Transfer Project

Interns Report for the First Day at Work as Part of Mayor Turner's Signature "Hire Houston Youth" Initiative

Mayor Turner Names Permanent Houston Emergency Center Director

Houston City Hall Lights Will Commemorate Pulse Nightclub Shooting Anniversary; Mayor's LGBTQ Advisory Board Issues Statement in Memory of Victims

Mayor Sylvester Turner, Harris County Precinct 2 Commissioner Adrian Garcia, and Reliant Officially Launch the 2021 Beat the Heat Program


Hundreds of Jobs Available in Mayor Turner's Hire Houston Youth Program

BARC Nearing Capacity: Council Members Peck and Kamin Urge Houstonians to Adopt and Foster Pets in Need

HCOHSEM, MOPD and Sight Into Sound Create Emergency Preparedness Tips for Blind and Visually Impaired Community

Mayor Turner and City Council Pass FY '22 Budget

Mayor Turner's Statement on Binding Arbitration

City of Houston Launches Police Transparency Hub Initiative Tied to Policing Reform Implementation

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