City of Houston

A Decade After Ike, Houston Still Hasn’t Spent Tens Of Millions It Got To Build Affordable Housing

Posted on · When the Houston Housing Authority tried to build in low-income neighborhoods, housing advocates and the feds blocked the projects. When they turned to wealthier areas, neighbors and politicians shot them down. Will anything change once federal money starts to flow after Hurricane Harvey?

Health & Science

Selfie Medicine: Phone App Encourage People To Take Their Pills

Posted on · Tuberculosis patients in Houston, Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles are using the app, where savings on mileage and worker time amounted to $100,000 in a recent year. Dallas-based Pathway Healthcare, is trying the app to follow up on opioid addicts’ treatment at its Jackson, Tennessee, site.