Garden Oaks Pancake Breakfast at hit!

Great to see Mark Sarmiento, Mark Klein, and the many other dedicated volunteers who dedicated their time for Garden Oaks Montessori Magnet

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Pancake Breakfast

Seeking New Cohen Ambassadors!

Cohen Ambassadors serve as a liaison between a neighborhood civic group and our Council Office.

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Cohen Ambassador Program

Latest News

Feb. 5, 2016City of Houston

HPD Unveils Two New Crime Maps, Stats Functions

In response to updated technology and new mapping tools, the Houston Police Department has two new crime mapping functions now available on the HPD website. Continue Reading »

Feb. 4, 2016Houston Chronicle

Turner names former HISD board member as his education czar

Mayor Sylvester Turner has named former Houston ISD board president Juliet Stipeche to a newly created Director of Education role in his administration, seeking greater collaboration between the city and area schools, community colleges and universities. Continue Reading »

Feb. 3, 2016Houston Chronicle

Some drivers hopeful about street repairs

When Barry Stiles hops in his pickup truck to visit his Houston work sites each week, the plastics engineer doesn’t expect a smooth ride. The reason, he said, are Houston’s potholes, like the ones that he encounters around Westheimer, Waugh and Fairview in the Montrose. Continue Reading »

Feb. 3, 2016Houston Chronicle

Turner tries to turn a page on Houston transportation

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, in less than a month on the job, has hit the streets at full speed. First he tackled potholes. Last week he tackled a state transportation department that’s spent the past half-century developing a highway network that is increasingly getting farther from Houston’s core and, according to the mayor, is worsening a congestion crisis. Continue Reading »