City employees share their secrets to relax, reducing stress and finding balance in life: creating art. Check out our gallery of employee art. Read More
Eco-friendly designs grow big at Green Building Resource Center
From renewable energy to sustainable building materials, see how residents and builders alike are inspired to think and build green to save money and resources. Read More
Quiz: Parks house some of city’s finest art
You've seen them around town, adorning our parks, out there for all to enjoy. Can you locate these iconic sculptures? Test your knowledge of the civic art, and show how City Savvy you truly are. Read More
Two-wheeled traffic gets downtown express lane
Cyclists can now breeze through downtown safely thanks to the new dedicated Lamar Street bike lane that also connects bike routes in the area. Read More
Death might be just one phone call away
Distracted drivers are plaguing roads across America. And people are paying for it in lives and injuries. Find out the dangers and what you can do about it. It could save your life. Read More
Finding Rover, a new facial recognition app will improve the way BARC reunites lost dogs and owners. Read More
Houston's rapid growth builds city's vision for the future
Topping Forbes Magazine's list of America's fastest-growing cities, the Department of Planning and Development shares how this growth affects city services and how we are planning for the future. Read More
Trains in training: METRO on its way downtown
Downtown workers and residents are getting acquainted with a new neighbor, one that moves fast, works all day and night, and he's not afraid to toot his own horn. And he's just getting warmed up. Meet the new Metro Light Rail line. Read More
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Online application enhancements
Recent enhancements include:
Simplified application process - create applications faster
Automatically saves application as you work
Mobile friendly - access your account froma smartphone or tablet