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June News Digest
While on a visit to Houston Aberdeen Lord Provost Barney Crockett paid a courtesy call on Mayor Sylvester Turner at City Hall and presented him with a statuette of the leopard which forms part of Aberdeen’s coat-
Houston City Council have approved a $4.9 billion budget put forward by Mayor Turner for the coming year. It closes a $114 million deficit without new taxes and without laying off staff.
The number of jobs in the Houston area has risen a to a record 3,097,500 with more than half a million being added since January,2010. In April this year 22,600 jobs were created – the highest number for the month of April since records began in 1980.
Houston is the most diverse city in the U.S. with a quarter of its residents foreign-