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Posted on: June 19, 2018

TCISD PUBLIC HEARING ON LOCATIONS FOR NEW LA MARQUE SCHOOLS

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Texas City ISD will hold a public hearing on June 26 at 6:30 p.m. regarding the locations of the three replacement schools for K-8 in La Marque. The meeting will be held in the board room at the Simpson Education Support Center, located at 1700 Ninth Aven...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Gulf Coast Water Authority Urges Water Conservation

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Water users are encouraged to water lawns no more than twice a week and adjust sprinklers to prevent water from running into streets.

The Gulf Coast Water Authority (GCWA), the main provider to water to municipalities in Galveston County, is urging commercial and residential water consumers to conserve water this summer. Water users are encouraged to water lawns no more than twice a wee...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Tropical moisture moving into the area Sunday, June 17 and Monday, June 18

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Rain and possible flooding are in the forecast. Stay weather aware! A message from La Marque Office of Emergency Management.

Bottom LineTropical moisture moving into the area Sunday and Monday bringing periods of heavy rainfall.3+"/hour rainfall rates will be likely along and south of the Interstate 10 corridor leading to street flooding. Run up on the beaches will cause s...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Downtown La Marque Revitalization Efforts Secure Renaissance District Coffee Shop

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The Art of Coffee is a coffee shop, restaurant and art gallery set to open winter 2018 at 401 Laurel Street

The Art of Coffee will be the first tenants for 401 Laurel building in La Marque Renaissance District, marking a big win for the city’s downtown revitalization project. La Marque Economic Development Corporation purchased 401 Laurel and has been...

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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: May 15, 2018

La Marque Lands Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Location Set to Open September 2018

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Dickey’s Barbecue Pit buildout should be completed by Labor Day, hiring is expected early September and doors are expected to open in late September.

A new 2,165 square-foot Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location is set to open at La Marque Crossing in September 2018. La Marque Crossing is anchored by Walmart Supercenter at the corner of Interstate 45 and FM 1764. The restaurant will take an endcap s...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Texas Tax Amnesty Program Can Provide Delinquent Taxpayers with Relief

The Texas Tax Amnesty Program is now open and runs through June 29, 2018. https://comptroller.texas.gov/tax-amnesty/

The Texas Tax Amnesty Program, under certain circumstances, provides delinquent taxpayers with relief from penalties and interest on tax due. Tax amnesty applies to periods prior to Jan. 1, 2018, and only includes liabilities that have not been previously...

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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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