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Harris County

August 02, 2015 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan on Friday announced that he has won a court order prohibiting the sale of synthetic marijuana products, known as "kush" at a local convenience store. More
July 31, 2015 -- Houston City Council Member Dave Martin announced that the West Lake Houston Parkway panel replacement construction project will begin August 3. More
July 31, 2015 -- A bus operator for the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County shared his story of rescuing a man from a burning home Friday morning. More
July 31, 2015 -- The Texas Department of Transportation will host its "DWI Not So Fun House", which simulates the effects of alcohol on the player's ability to drive, at the Houston Latin Fest on Sunday. More
July 31, 2015 -- The Harris County Flood Control District on Thursday announced that it has completed the widening of a section of Brays Bayou between Old Spanish Trail and Lidstone Street. More
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July 31, 2015 -- The City of Seabrook today implemented Stage 1 water restrictions. More
July 30, 2015 -- Update 2: The Houston Fire Department has declared Thursday's three-alarm fire at 5900 Valley Forge under control. More
July 30, 2015 -- The Economic Alliance Houston Port Region on Wednesday participated in a roundtable in Washington, D.C. regarding the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed ozone rule. More
July 30, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County on Monday gathered along METRO's light rail Purple Line near University of Houston to discuss safety initiatives involving the light rail system. More
July 30, 2015 -- Barbara Cutsinger's Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership Development Update for July has been posted. More
July 29, 2015 -- Michellee Gutierrez, a student at the University of Houston-Downtown, is one of nine undergraduates selected from across the nation to compete in the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities’ 2015 Hispanic College Quiz Show in Chicago. More
July 29, 2015 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed T. Dan Friedkin of Houston as chair of the Parks and Wildlife Commission. More
July 29, 2015 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today released new public service announcements urging residents to prepare for hurricanes. More w/Video
July 29, 2015 -- The City of Nassau Bay today announced that the Lake Nassau Dredging Project will begin on Monday. More
July 29, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority Commission on Tuesday received a report on business at the port's terminals, which has handled almost 20 million tons of cargo since the first of the year through June. More
July 29, 2015 -- Houston City Council today voted unanimously to pay the Houston Recovery Center LGC $1,646,624 for full Fiscal Year 2016 operational expenses for the Houston Center for Sobriety pursuant to an interlocal agreement between the city and the HRC. More
July 29, 2015 -- Seabrook City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution in support of a coastal barrier system to protect the Houston-Galveston region from storm surge events and to request state funding for the design, construction and maintenance of a barrier system. More
July 28, 2015 -- La Porte police recently acted on an alert citizen's tip and arrested 21-year-old Joseph Borkowski for a series of burglary of motor vehicle offenses. More
July 28, 2015 -- Update: The Houston Fire Department has arrested Danny Isidoro on arson charges in connection with Tuesday's four-alarm fire at the Gentry House Apartments at 9001 Kempwood Drive. More
July 28, 2015 -- The City of Houston Controller's Office today announced that the city's 2014 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report has received a Certifica of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. More
July 28, 2015 -- Harris County Commissioners Court today voted unanimously to approve an order for the 2015 bond referendum language outlining four propositions for bonds in the total amount of $812 million for the November 3, 2015 election. More
July 28, 2015 -- Shoreacres City Council on Monday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution, to be sent to the Texas Municipal League, in support of seeking funding for a coastal barrier system to protect the Houston-Galveston region from storm surge events. More
July 28, 2015 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a diesel spill at Greens Bayou, resulting in the closure of the Houston Ship Channel where it intersects with the bayou. More
July 28, 2015 -- La Porte City Council on Monday voted unanimously to adopt a resolution to be sent to the Texas Municipal League Resolution Committee requesting statewide support of a coastal barrier system, and including a request for funding for design, construction and maintenance of a barrier system to protect the Houston-Galveston Ship Channel region from storm surge events. More
July 28, 2015 -- El Lago City Council on Monday voted unanimously to nominate and appoint Jeff Michalak to fill the vacancy in City Council Position No. 2 for the remainder of the term, which expires in May 2017. More
July 27, 2015 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the Sunday death of a woman at 1504 Taub Loop. More
July 27, 2015 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed three members to the Texas Credit Union Commission, including Steve Gilman, president and CEO of Members Choice Credit Union in Houston, and Beckie Stockstill Cobb, a former city council member in Deer Park. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Harris County Flood Control District will host community meetings on Tuesday and Thursday regarding upcoming projects along Greens Bayou. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County will host an event on Tuesday at the University of Houston Main Campus to promote safety along METRO's light rail lines. More
July 27, 2015 -- The Houston Public Library will host an oral history and scanning event on August 8 to preserve and share experiences of the Astrodome through the library's Astrodome Memories Project. More
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