Recent Press Releases and Green News

SEP 24

2018
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C40 Cities Graphic

Shortlisted Teams Selected to Proceed to Final Stage of Reinventing Cities Competition
31 underutilized spaces in 12 global cities are one step closer to being transformed into new beacons of sustainability and resiliency.  ... More ...

SEP 17

2018
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Houston City Hall

Mayor: Houston Area Shortchanged by Plan to Distribute Volkswagen Air Pollution Funds
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s draft plan for distributing funds from the Volkswagen air pollution scandal shortchanges the Houston area ... More ...

SEP 13

2018
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City of Houston Launches Climate Action Plan, Mayor Turner to Address Global Climate Action Summit
Joining world leaders at the Global Climate Action Summit today in San Francisco, Mayor Sylvester Turner will announce the city’s Climate Action Plan as ... More ...

Green Houston Events and related News

 
City Hall Farmers Market

City Hall Farmers Market

Have lunch outdoors, Wednesdays at the City Hall Reflection Pond, Fall 2018 Season dates are Sept. 12 to Dec. 19.

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PACE Service Provider Training

Enabling Texas property owners to upgrade facility infrastructure with little or no upfront capital outlay. More Info
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Rain Barrel / Compost Bin Sale

Help conserve water and resources by buying rain barrels and compost bins at discounted prices on May 12. More Info