Mayor Sylvester Turner delivered his first State of the City address to the Greater Houston Partnership on May 4.
The speech covered a broad range of topics from floods to finance, pensions to potholes and homelessness to hiring Houston’s youth. Turner gave credit where credit is due, calling on several city employees to recognize a job well done.
The Sate of the City address was broadcast live by HTV, posted online and covered by local media outlets and Twitter was trending with #StateofHOU. So if you missed the State of the City, here is a highlight reel, brought to you via tweets from Melissa Ragsdale-Darragh, director of social media for the Mayor’s Office of Communications:
Want to know more? Read the full transcript.