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Economic Development

"Houston, Tranquility Base Here. The Eagle has Landed."

The First Word When the struts of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module met the powdery surface of the Moon on July 20, 1969, Commander Neil Armstrong marked the arrival with an eight-word message back home.  “…
Economic Development

Houston in 1969: A Look at the City Then and Now

Fifty years ago, Houston was the sixth largest city in the U.S., home to the nation’s newest international airport and NASA’s Manned Spacecraft Center (later Johnson Space Center). The year 1969…
Executive Partners