COH honors 2024 college graduates
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HHD encourages LGBTQ+ community to ‘Breathe With Pride’
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Disasters and disabilities don’t mix
Disasters and disabilities don’t mix
Houston region hosts timely inaugural clinic for people with disabilities
Houston region hosts timely inaugural clinic for people with disabilities
City employees spring into action in wake of storm
City employees spring into action in wake of storm
City planner by day, Cuban salsa dancer by night
City planner by day, Cuban salsa dancer by night
Putting their best foot forward
Putting their best foot forward

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Airport workers tour new D-West Pier ahead of summer launch
Airport workers tour new D-West Pier ahead of summer launch
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Greater Houston Disaster Alliance launches recovery fund for those impacted by storms
Greater Houston Disaster Alliance launches recovery fund for those impacted by storms
In response to the...
June 21
Thomas Muñoz appointed acting director of Public Safety and Homeland Security
Thomas Muñoz appointed acting director of Public Safety and Homeland Security
June 21
Mayor Whitmire announces compromise on Shepherd-Durham Phase II project
Mayor Whitmire announces compromise on Shepherd-Durham Phase II project
June 21

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The City of Houston’s Human Resources Department director, Jane Cheeks, has been tapped to interview Johnny C. Taylor Jr., president and CEO of the Society for Human Resources Management national...
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Human Resources Director Jane Cheeks has been tapped to interview Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, President and CEO of SHRM at the Gulf Coast Symposium on HR Issues. As a special guest, Taylor will...
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Solid Waste would like to congratulate truck driver Latricia Gunraj on winning 1st place in the Automation competition for the #SWMD Truck Road-E-O. Truck Road-E-O is an annual event that is an...
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Congratulations to Houston Public Work’s Transportation & Drainage Operations Vegetation Management Section on receiving the 2024 Field Excellence Award. The team received the award from the Texas...
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Houston Heritage
A city planner’s guide to preserving Houston history
A city planner’s guide to preserving Houston history
HPL celebrates 120th birthday and legacy of being more than just books
HPL celebrates 120th birthday and legacy of being more than just books
Serving the community, preserving the culture
Serving the community, preserving the culture

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