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Fall 2015 Season of City Hall Farmers Market
Just in time for this autumn's beautiful weather, the Market will re-open Wednesday, Sept. 9 ... more ...

Mayor Annise Parker Continues Renewable Energy Leadership
November 10, 2015 -- Mayor Annise Parker and Houston City Council today approved a large scale solar project, adding to the City’s renewable energy leadership ... more ...

Two Landmark Sustainability Initiatives Adopted Today
November 4, 2015 -- Mayor Annise Parker and Houston City Council today approved two significant ordinances that will improve Houston’s quality of life and protect public health ... more ...


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Mayor Annise Parker -- "The City of Houston is working harder than ever to make Houston green. We have made a lot of progress, but more is needed. We need the help of every citizen of Houston to do their part. I would encourage everyone to take a little time and explore this web site to learn what they can do to make Houston green."

Laura Spanjian, Sustainability Director -- In April, 2010, Laura Spanjian joined the City of Houston as Mayor Annise Parker's Sustainability Director, where she is responsible for directing and coordinating projects and initiatives that improve air, land and water quality; and support and expand renewable energy, energy efficiency, green buildings, ... more ... ••


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