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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Marathon Galveston Bay Refinery conducting a drill October 24th

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Public Service Announcement from Texas City Emergency Management

Marathon Galveston Bay Refinery will be conducting a drill tomorrow morning October 24th. You may hear sirens and see extra activity around the refinery. No need to be alarmed and no action i...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Early voting for the 2018 midterm elections began today.

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The uniform election date in November of even-numbered years, by statute, is the general election date for federal, state, and county officers. Additionally, many local political subdivisions have their regular general election for members of their govern...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Birdie’s Eatery: New Downtown Dining Destination Coming to La Marque

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A fresh-never-frozen, eco-friendly, family-owned restaurant buying from local vendors & promising clean, farm to table food with friendly service.

Get ready to tee up, La Marque! Birdie’s Eatery, an American fusion, golf-themed restaurant and family- friendly hangout, will be open for business in Downtown La Marque this winter. Birdie’s plans to serve lunch and dinner plus pickup...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

La Marque Fall Sweep Citywide Beautification and Cleanup November 3

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Rain or shine event scheduled by Keep La Marque Beautiful Commission

Keep La Marque Beautiful Commission invites all citizens of La Marque, local business, organizations and civic groups to participate in La Marque Fall Sweep from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, November 3, 2018, for a citywide cleanup and beautification ...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Monthly Newsletter, Upcoming Events and Family Resources from Galveston County Health District

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The latest issue of the Galveston County Health District (GCHD) monthly newsletter, Pulse of the District, is now available. Meet the three newest members of the United Board of Health, learn more about breast cancer and free screenings offered at the hea...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

NASA Quiet Supersonic Community Survey, Flight Tests Scheduled

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QSF18 testing will be instrumental in research that may lead to supersonic flight over land on a commercial level, drastically reducing flight times and ensuring the nation’s standing as a pinnacle in aviation around the globe.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is preparing for an upcoming flight campaign to study quiet supersonic community response data. There are two important dates for La Marque citizens:

  • Galveston County residents will receive survey re...
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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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