Judge Hidalgo

‘Extremely Active’ 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season Comes to an End

November 30th marked the official end of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season, which was one for the record books before it even officially started. The season produced 31 tropical depressions, of which 30 became tropical storms and 13 became hurricanes, including six major hurricanes. In all, 12 tropical cyclones made landfall on United States coastlines. Only Hurricane Hanna and Tropical Storm Beta made landfall in Texas. As the 2020 hurricane season comes to an end, […]

Judge Hidalgo, Harris County Commissioners Court Declares September Child Cancer Awareness Month

Harris County, Texas – September 15, 2020, Judge Hidalgo today announced that Harris County Commissioners Court has passed a resolution recognizing September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. The resolution was passed unanimously by all five members of the court. “There are few things more heartbreaking than losing a child to terminal disease,” said Judge Hidalgo. “As one of the leading causes of death in our county, we’ve all been touched in some way or another […]