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Posted on: December 10, 2018

23rd Annual Treasures of the Texas Coast Children’s Art Contest

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WHO: All Texas students (public, private, and home-schooled) in grades K-6 are invited to participate.

WHAT: 23rd Annual Treasures of the Texas Coast Children’s Art Contest. Artwork should be based on the theme “Treasures of th...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Latest issue of Galveston County Health District monthly newsletter released.

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The latest issue of the Galveston County Health District (GCHD) monthly newsletter, Pulse of the District, is now available. 

Read all about the district’s Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) launch on Nov. 17. GCHD hosted a free family-friendly ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Hurricane Harvey Housing Assistance Program Application Opens Monday, Dec 3

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This program is designed to help homeowners affected by Hurricane Harvey repair and rebuild their homes.

The Texas General Land Office (GLO) will begin accepting applications for the Hurricane Harvey Housing Assistance Program on Monday, December 3, 2018. This program is designed to help homeowners affected by Hurricane Harvey repair and rebuild their homes....

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

La Marque to honor veterans with wreaths ceremony December 15

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The cemetery will join the more than 1,400 participating locations across the country to Remember, Honor and Teach at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2018.

The City of La Marque will join others around the nation to honor veterans that have been laid to rest in their local cemetery as part of the annual Wreaths Across America observance. 

The La Marque Cemetery Board raised funds to place veterans&am...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

State of Texas Matching Scholarship Opportunities: Apply Now Through Dec. 31!

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The Texas Match the Promise Foundation? encourages families to save for college by supplementing their contributions to the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® — the state's prepaid college tuition plan.

Fifth through ninth graders whose families have an annual income of $100,000 or less can apply now for Match the Promise scholarships.*

The Texas Match the Promise Foundation℠ encourages families to save for college by supplementing their contributions to ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

City La Marque Water Meter Replacement Program Underway, Installation Begins May 21

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Beginning May 21, 2018, La Marque citizens and business owners can expect to see representatives from Pedal Valves, La Marque’s water meter installation contractor, working throughout the city.

City of La Marque water meter replacement program was approved by City Council in December 2017 and, after months of careful planning, citywide installation is scheduled to begin May 21, 2018. Over the last several months, city staff have been diligently ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Maintaining Livable Neighborhoods

In the coming weeks, utility bills will be accompanied with an insert describing how you can help the City of La Marque maintain livable neighborhoods. To accomplish this, we need the partnership and participation of ALL residents and businesses.

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