Mayor-Elect Sylvester Turner Begins Transition

Mayor-Elect Sylvester Turner announced the leaders of his transition effort. David Mincberg, who served as treasurer of Mayor-Elect Turner’s campaign, will lead the transition team, which will make policy recommendations for the new administration in key issue areas including comprehensive financial reform, infrastructure (Rebuild Houston and public works), public safety, traffic and transportation (METRO, Port…

Community Day Sweep Success in Kashmere Gardens

Story and Photo By Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues HOUSTON-In an attempt to clean up Houston and restore faith and pride to a historically Black community, Houston District B Council member Jerry Davis and Houston Mayor Annise Parker led a team on clean up mission initiative in Kashmere Gardens. “Some residents don’t know what to do…