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How will the city of Houston use AlertHouston?

The City of Houston will use AlertHouston, the City’s emergency notification system, to keep you informed about recovery in your neighborhood.

Why use 311 Houston help and info?

We encourage all citizens to participate in interacting with your local government. 311 Houston Help and Info puts your City government at your fingertips –- one contact, via the channel of your choice, phone or email — and you get answers or have your service problem solved.

What is the form of government in Houston?

See the upcoming virtual public engagement meetings hosted by Capital Projects. Houston has a strong mayor form of government. The elected officials, who serve four-year terms, are: the mayor, the city controller and 16 City Council Members: 11 represent a district and 5 elected citywide.

Who are the elected officials in Houston TX?

Houston has a strong mayor form of government. The elected officials, who serve four-year terms, are: the mayor, the city controller and 16 City Council Members: 11 represent a district and 5 elected citywide. View our comprehensive collection of COH department and division social media channels.