May 2, 2024 - News

Bayou Buzz

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👀 Former Houston Mayor Annise Parker is considering running for Harris County judge in 2026 after she leaves her position at the LGBTQ+ Victory Fund. (Houston Chronicle)

💸 Former Art Institute students who attended between 2004 and 2017 are approved for student loan cancellation. The college closed its campuses in 2023 amid accusations of fraud. (Houston Public Media)

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"Houston will remain an auto-dependent city for many years to come."
— Marlene Gafrick, Mayor John Whitmire's new transportation adviser, justifying placing a pause on long-planned pedestrian safety improvements along Shepherd and Durham drives
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