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Mayor Sylvester Turner wants state to tap Rainy Day Fund for Harvey recovery

Mayor Sylvester Turner said that a lack of immediate state funding for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts is forcing him to push for a property tax hike in this storm-battered city still reeling from the worst rainfall event in U.S. history. In a wide-ranging interview with The Texas Tribune about the city’s on-going relief efforts, Turner […]