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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Waste Management Trash Transition Schedules, Instructions and Information

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LA MARQUE, TEXAS (September 18, 2017) -- Waste Management is hosting a meet and greet for the citizens of La Marque at 5:45 p.m. today, Monday, September 18, 2017, before the City of La Marque Special City Council Meeting. Citizens are invited to attend, ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

La Marque Hurricane Harvey Damage Impact Survey Saturday, September 16th

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LA MARQUE, TEXAS (September 15, 2017) – La Marque Clean City Commission, members of La Marque City Council, city staff, Galveston County CERT and volunteers will go door to door conducting a Hurricane Harvey Damage Impact Survey this Saturday, September 1...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Vet Center Providing Free Mental Health Services in Texas City after Harvey

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Source: http://www.gchd.org/Home/Components/News/News/1674/65

People working to rebuild their lives after the devastation of Hurricane Harvey have access to free counseling services in Galveston County.

The US Department of Veterans Affairs has stationed a ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Harvey Recovery Service Center Established at Mall of the Mainland

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With the kind generosity of Mr. Jerome Karam, a principal owner of Mall of the Mainland, a site for a Recovery Service Center for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey will begin operations today, Thursday, September 7.  Hours of service are 10:00 a...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

FEMA Hiring Texas Residents for Hurricane Harvey Recovery Jobs

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AUSTIN, Texas – In partnership with the State of Texas, FEMA is hiring workers across the state for administrative, logistical and technical jobs related to hurricane recovery.

Those hired will join the recovery team – local, s...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

La Marque Police Chief Calls for National Night Out Block Party Participation

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LA MARQUE, TEXAS (September 6, 2017) - City of La Marque currently has 13 citizens registered to host a block party on National Night Out 2017, which is slated for Tuesday, October 3, and Police Chief Kirk Jackson is looking for more people to step up and...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Trash and Recycling Services Changing to Waste Management October 2, 2017

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LA MARQUE, TEXAS (August 22, 2017) – Beginning October 2, 2017, citizens and businesses of La Marque will have new solid waste, recycling and bulk collection by Waste Management. Every home will receive a new 96-gallon green cart with a green li...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

La Marque PD Receiving International Recognition for Dramatic Train Rescue

La Marque Police Department received international media attention over the weekend for quick action and dramatic body cam video of a car accident involving a train. As officers responded to the crash, the train started moving and dragged the vehicle abou...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

TxDOT Expansion Project Sparking Questions in La Marque, Texas

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City officials, citizens and interested parties visited La Marque High School Tuesday, June 14, 2017, to participate in TxDOT’s open house and review the proposed IH 45 expansion project.  Now, some businesses and citizens are wondering how they’...

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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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