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Mayor Turner Kicks Off Hire Houston Youth 2017

Mayor Turner and Greater Houston Partnership Kick Off Hire Houston Youth 2017 Sponsor a Summer, Change a Future Mayor Sylvester Turner and the Greater Houston Partnership kicked off the second year of Hire Houston Youth at a breakfast at the new Partnership Tower adjacent to the George R. Brown Convention Center. Hire Houston Youth provides…

TX Food Handler Mandate

All restaurant employees will need their food handler certificate by September 1, 2016 FAQs for Employers | FAQs for Employees About Texas Food Handler Certification Currently 85 local jurisdictions around the state of Texas require food handler certification. In October 2015, the Texas Department of State Health Services approved a regulation requiring statewide food handler…

Super Bowl Business Connect program extends deadline to May 31

Experienced and motivated Houston business owners and entrepreneurs will be offered an opportunity to participate in the process to bid for contracts with the NFL’s Super Bowl LI contractors and special event producers, and the Houston Super Bowl Host committee. As a part of The Houston Super Bowl Host Committee’s commitment to offer economic opportunities…

Hire Houston Youth Job Fairs

The City of Houston, in partnership with McDonald’s of Greater Houston, will be holding a series of summer Job fairs to help connect youth and young adults looking for summer employment with area employers. These will be “on-the-spot” hiring events for job seekers that will also include access to community resources, financial literacy, and scholarship…