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Posted on: January 22, 2019

La Marque Community Invited to Home Dedication for Wounded Veteran Matthew Uran Friday (January 25)

Uran Ground Breaking photo

PHOTO, VIDEO AND INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE ONSITE. Operation FINALLY HOME along with Lennar, City of La Marque, Greater Houston Builders Association and Friendswood Development teamed to build a mortgage-free home for this American Hero .

La Marque, Texas. (January 23, 2019) – U.S. Army CW3 Matthew Uran and his family will join representatives from Operation FINALLY HOME, Lennar, the nation’s leading homebuilder, City of La Marque, Greater Houston Builders Asso...

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Posted on: January 19, 2019

GCWA Water Line Repair Planned

la Marque Water Update

Switch to well water is NOT expected but City if La Marque Public Works is preparing wells as a precaution.

Gulf Coast Water Authority is preparing to repair a section of 42-inch-diameter water line and does not expect service interruptions to municipal customers served by the line.

Plans are to take the line out of service on Tuesday, Jan. 22, and have it back ...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

New Version of Governor's Small Business Handbook Released

2019 Governors Small Business Online Handbook.pdf

The Small Business Handbook provides in-depth information on starting a business in Texas including information on business formation, employee requirements, taxes and business financing. Information on programs and resources available to entrepreneurs an...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

La Marque Business Spotlight Video Series Kicks off Monday, January 7

Shine on La Marque

La Marque EDC and KHEA Radio are partnering to deliver “Shine On La Marque” videos.

La Marque Economic Development Corporation has entered into an agreement with KHEA Radio to produce an engaging business spotlight video series called “Shine On La Marque”. The series was created to spread awareness about unique busine...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Celebration Monday, January 21

MLK Day Parade 2019 Flyer

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Celebration is presented by La Marque Alumni Association.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, presented by La Marque Alumni Association, begins at 10:00 a.m., Monday January 21, 2019. Line up begins at 8:30 a.m. at La Marque High School, 300 Vauthier Road in La Marque. All local churches, greeks, fraternal organ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Live Racing Returns to Gulf Greyhound Park December 26

December 2018 Live Racing

New race dates from December 26, 2018, to February 23, 2019.

Live racing returns to Gulf Greyhound Park Wednesday, December 26, 2018, and continues through Saturday, February 23, 2019, at 1000 FM 2004 in La Marque, Texas 77568.

A midmorning opening ceremony is being planned for December 26, 2018. For updates, follow...

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Home Dedication Planned for Wounded American Hero Jan 25 in La Marque

Uran Family Home Dedication Invitation

Citizens of La Marque and friends from across Galveston County are invited to attend. Enter 430 Havenstone Lane on GPS and follow the signs. Arrive by 9:45 a.m.

Operation FINALLY HOME along with City of La Marque, Lennar, Friendswood Development Company and Greater Houston Builders Association, surprised U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 3 Matthew Uran and his wife, Jennifer, with the news they are receiving a cust...

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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: 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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