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Near North Side To See More Police Patrols

Posted on · A historic neighborhood on Houston's Near North Side will soon see more police patrolling the streets. The Houston Police Department is maving its "Keep Houston Safe" program to the area around Moody Park, just north of downtown. Houston Public Radio's Jack Williams reports.

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Developers Say They’re Close to Dome Deal

Posted on · A group that wants to turn the vacant Astrodome into a hotel and convention center says it's close to submitting a final proposal to Harris County. As Houston Public Radio's Jack Williams reports, the Astrodome Redevelopment Corporation no longer has exclusive rights with the county, but is still considered the frontrunner.

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Texans Speak Out on Massive Highway Project

Posted on · A coalition of Texas drivers, civic leaders and employers is encouraging citizens to voice their opinions on the Interstate 69 Trans-Texas Corridor project. Houston Public Radio's Pat Hernandez reports a series of the public hearing are now underway.

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Buffalo Bayou Cleanup

Posted on · A local environmental group will lead some young students on a cleanup project tomorrow, at a city park on Buffalo Bayou not far from downtown Houston. Houston Public Radio's Jim Bell reports.

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City Preserves Inner Loop Park

Posted on · After years of uncertainty, the 11th Street Park is preserved as a Houston Greenspace. The park was in danger of being sold for development. Houston Public Radio's Laurie Johnson reports.