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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 ...

Mayors Call on President for Climate Change in U.S.
June 18, 2015 -- The Mayors National Climate Action Agenda today called on President Obama to fight ... more ...

Mayor Parker to Speak About Houston's Green Initiatives in Mumbai
April 20, 2015 -- The second day of the investment and trade mission to India ... where Mayor Annise Parker will make a presentation on ... 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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