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Here you can apply for a job, pay traffic tickets and water bills, find out about Houston events and Council Meeting schedules (.pdf) and the Mayor's Office of Special Events, including Downtown Special Events and Street Closings List (.pdf), and learn about the City government that serves you. View the City's Code of Ordinances and the City Charter. See the Mayor's Photo Gallery or view our homepage photo archive and send us your favorite photo of Houston! Click rotating graphics above for more about the specific events.
Farmers Market at City Hall
Wednesdays, September 17 to December 24
The City Hall Farmers Market is back for the 2014 Fall Season, running September 17 through December 24.Mark your calendar for the market every Wednesday from 11 am to 1:30 pm. Over 35 vendors offer prepared lunch items and fresh, local produce for you to enjoy sitting by the reflection pond, at your desk, or at home. Don’t forget to bring a reusable bag! Located this fall in the plaza area of the Central Library, 500 McKinney Street.
Miller Outdoor Theatre September Schedule
Leave the neckties and heels at home. Expect quality entertainment from around the world without the daunting dress code of a traditional theater. Miller Outdoor Theatre offers audiences a relaxed atmosphere, allowing guests to enjoy one another’s company as well as a great performance.
Located on nearly eight acres in the heart of Hermann Park, Miller Outdoor Theatre is the only free open-air theatre of its kind in the United States ... More ...
Bayou City Art Festival Downtown
October 11 and 12
Hundreds of Artists, 19 Disciplines, 14 Non-Profits, Music, Food, Beverages, Creative Zones – and Downtown Houston! Bayou City Art Festival – Downtown is presented each fall by Art Colony Association. Hundreds of artists are joined by music, food and fun. Over the past 43 years, the festivals have raised over $35 million benefitting arts education for children, adults, local arts and community service organizations and Houston parks throughout Greater Houston ... More ...
Wings Over Houston 2014
November 1 and 2
Among the highlights of the Annual Wings Over Houston Airshow, which will be held Saturday and Sunday, November 1 and 2, at Ellington Airport. Wings Over Houston Airshow is a non-profit event produced by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF). ... More ...
Veterans Day Celebration
On Tuesday, November 11, 2014, the City of Houston will show support of our Armed Forces as we celebrate the Annual Houston Salutes American Heroes Veterans Day Celebration.
On behalf of Mayor Annise Parker, we wish to extend a special invitation for you to participate in the parade by entering your marching unit, band, military vehicle or float.
Sponsorship Information also available. More ...
Fiscal Responsibility and "My Tax Dollars at Work" Web Pages
"This webpage will provide a detailed look at the tough decisions we’ve been making, ... More ...
To see how your annual property taxes pay for all the services provided by the City of Houston enter your property's appraised value on this new site. ... More ...
Annise D. Parker, Mayor
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