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Posted on: May 9, 2021

Happy Mother's Day from the City of La Marque

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Thank you for every hug, every word of encouragement, and every act of love.

Happy Mother's Day to all the mommies, grandmothers and bonus parents. Thank you for all the guidance you give, the lessons you teach, and the mountains you move. You are appreciated.

Community News and Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Weekend Traffic Expected Due to I-45 Lane Closures

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Several closures related to the I-45 expansion could cause traffic in our area this weekend. Please register for Houston TranStar alerts or download the app to stay current on construction and closures.

THIS WEEKEND

  • TxDOT crews are working southbound from HUGHES to FM-1764/Emmett F Lowry Expwy in Texas City. One outside lane will be closed continuously from 8:00 p.m., Friday, May 7, to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2021. All traffic must follow the southbou...
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Community News and Updates
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Low Water Pressure 5/7/2021: TxDOT Contractors Broke Water Main

Water Main Break April 21 2021

The damaged water line was repaired at 11:00 p.m. on Friday, May 7, 2021. Water service has been restored to La Marque. Pressures should be back to normal. No boil water notice was issued.

4:40 AM May 8, 2021
The damaged water line was repaired at 11:00 p.m. on Friday, May 7, 2021. Water service has been restored to La Marque. Pressures should be back to normal. No boil water notice was issued. 

3:00 PM May 7, 2021

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Mac McGaffey Highland Bayou Park closed for La Marque Kids Fish

Kids Fish Park Closed Friday and Saturday

If you aren't coming for Kids Fish, please consider using one of La Marque's eight other parks or Galveston County's Carbide Park as we prepare for this annual event. Thank you!

Mac McGaffey Highland Bayou Park will be closed from 3:00 p.m. Friday, May 7, 2021, until 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2021, for La Marque Kids Fish. 
If you aren't coming for Kids Fish, please consider using one of La Marque's ei...
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Posted on: May 6, 2021

La Marque Hurricane Huddle, Public Safety Fair May 22 at Central Fire Station

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Hurricane Huddle is a family-friendly event with activities, including toddler firefighter games and equipment used for emergency response, including high-water rescue vehicles.

Citizens, families and friends of La Marque are invited to attend the Office of Emergency Management Hurricane Huddle and Public Safety Fair from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 22, 2021, at the La Marque Central Fire Station, 750 Saltgrass Point R...

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: April 23, 2021

The Crawfish Bash is back, La Marque! All-you-can-eat crawfish at Highland Bayou Park on May 15.

Crawfish Bash 2021

The Bash is a city-sponsored event that benefits local charities. The Bash holds a Guinness World Record for most crawfish cooked in 8 hours, awarded right here in La Marque, Texas. This event is a major tourism draw for the City and we are proud to host.

The 6th Annual BigAss Crawfish Bash will be held at Highland Bayou Park in La Marque on Saturday, May 15, 2021. 

This is a family event with kids' activities and live bands sponsored by the City of La Marque. Children age 10 and younger a...

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: April 12, 2021

PARKS MASTER PLAN: Notice of Public Involvement. Share what you want at your parks May 27 and 28.

Parks Master Plan

OPEN TO ALL CITIZENS OF LA MARQUE.
For information, visit cityoflamarque.org or call 409-938-9280.

The City of La Marque is working on a “Parks Master Plan” study for all the parks within our city limits. We welcome your input regarding playground equipment and any other items that you would like to see implemented in this plan. We ...

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: May 1, 2021

May 2021 Election Results

May 2021 Election_Election results

For election results click here or visit the following website https://www.galvestonvotes.org/

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Keep La Marque Beautiful Commission Receives Governor's Community Achievement Award

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City of La Marque would like to extend heartfelt thanks to the Commissioners and city staff who facilitate beautification projects in La Marque. We appreciate and applaud your continued efforts to keep our city shinning!

The Keep Texas Beautiful Governor's Community Achievement Awards (GCAA) program is one of the most prestigious annual environmental awards in Texas. Keep La Marque Beautiful Commission placed 3rd Place in Category 5, which is for cities with popu...

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Trash bags are available for pickup for $7 at City Hall, 1111 Bayou Road.

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City trash/leaf bags are back, La Marque! These popular bags are on sale again for $7 at City Hall. There are 50 bags on each roll, and one roll per household. Supplies are limited.

When the doors to City Hall were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our citizens were missing these popular trash/leaf bags. The bags wouldn’t fit in the Utility Billing drive-through so there wasn’t a way for us to safely get them t...
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Community News and Updates
Posted on: April 26, 2021

CITY MANAGER UPDATE from Tink Jackson: La Marque municipal building lobbies reopen April 26, 2021

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The front doors of all City of La Marque municipal buildings will be open during regular business hours, which are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to noon on Fridays.

City building lobbies reopen April 26, 2021

Beginning on March 13, 2020, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, I issued guidance that significantly altered the daily operations of our city facilities and the methods by which city staff interacted with the ...
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Community News and Updates
Posted on: January 28, 2021

Amazon to Open New Delivery Station in La Marque

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Amazon's Delivery Station in La Marque will bring hundreds of new jobs to our city, ranging from drivers to primary management positions and team leads.

Amazon Logistics plans to open a new 180,000 square foot delivery station located in La Marque, Texas. 

Amazon's Delivery Station in La Marque will bring hundreds of new jobs to our city, ranging from drivers to primary management positions and te...

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: March 15, 2021

Amazon chose La Marque. Who's next? Build your business here.

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LA MARQUE MEANS BUSINESS. Call us at 409-938-9258 if you want to build your business in La Marque.

Amazon’s ground-up, 180,000 square foot delivery station is under construction in La Marque, Texas. Hundreds of new jobs are expected in late 2021, and the commercial market is red hot. 
Call us at 409-938-9258 if you want to build your ...
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