City of Houston, Texas – City Council Agenda Session- 10/24/2018
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Dade Phelan, Texas’ next House speaker, known for working hard, making allies and keeping promises
State Rep. Dade Phelan, a Beaumont Republican, lined up overwhelming bipartisan support to become speaker of the Texas House.
THIS WEEK: Holiday season begins in earnest starting today
Holiday season is upon us with religious celebrations beginning to dot the calendar. Today is the first day of Advent for many Christian faiths. Advent begins the celebration of the birth of Christ.
‘Never stops moving’ — Dade Phelan’s rep as a hard-working, straight-shooting coalition builder made him a shoo-in as Texas’ next House speaker
Tommy Williams was preparing to run for the Texas Senate in 2001 after two terms in the House when a young Dade Phelan strode into his office. Phelan handed Williams a list of almost two dozen people ...
Art to be a large part of Kent’s two light rail stations
Sound Transit’s proposed art for two light rail stations in Kent appears to be well received so far unlike the controversy that surrounded a elephant sculpture for the Federal Way station. “The ...
El Paso becomes ground zero for latest COVID-19 surge in Texas
And after that call, the president-elect relocated down here about 90 minutes away from home to Rehoboth ... Eric Shawn talks with Philadelphia City Commissioner Al Schmidt.
San Antonio City Council discusses uncertain future of Alamo Plan
Thursday’s special council meeting was the first in-depth discussion council members have had about the plan since the Texas Historical ... said Assistant City Manager Lori Houston.
Sessions says he's ready to go to work for Central Texas
Sessions served 11 terms in Congress representing the Dallas area before his defeat two years ago. Now, at 65, he says he is eager to get to work for Central Texas after his victory Tuesday in ...
Austin Police Oversight director criticizes APD for ‘staunch resistance to change’
The Houston ... with City Council members and Mayor Steve Adler there have been three meetings with the vaccine distribution coalition, and Pfizer has an agreement with the Texas Department ...
Herman: The Legislature looks for a place to legislate
No surprise here, but it looks as if the Texas Legislature’s upcoming 87th session won ... without committee meetings starting to look like an Austin City Council all-nighter?
Houston's Mayor Loves to Make Deals. Not Everybody’s Happy.
He decides what goes on the agenda, which means council ... other large Texas cities, and that diff erence persists throughout a firefighter’s career. Houston is the largest city in the United ...