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Posted on: July 23, 2020

VIDEO: La Marque Bayou Fest 2020 Canceled. Hear from Charley Pride and save the date for 2021!

LMBF 2020 Canceled. Click for video message from Charley Pride.

Come see Charley next year on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Mac McGaffey Highland Bayou Park.


La Marque Bayou Fest 2020 is canceled, but please save the date for next year. That’s right, folks. We were bringing Charley Pride to the Bayou Fest stage but COVID had other plans for all of us.&n...
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Community News and Updates
Posted on: September 1, 2020

CITY OF LA MARQUE NOTICE OF ELECTION: Nov 3 General Election to elect two councilmembers

2020 Election Notice

Notice is hereby given that the polling places listed below will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on November 3, 2020, for voting in a General Election to elect Two Councilmembers, one in District B and one in District D.

1. NOTICE OF ELECTION- 2020 - includes polling locations for early voting and election day

2. Early Voting 11-03-2020 Polling Locations

3. Election Day 11-03-2020 Polling Locations

Council Voting Districts Map

Galveston County Election Division


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Posted on: September 8, 2020

City of La Marque is hiring.

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The City of La Marque has eight positions open. Please visit for information.

The City of La Marque has eight positions open. All applicants are required to complete an application form prior to interviewing for a position. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing the application. Please visit for in...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

TRAFFIC ALERT: TxDOT Closure at FM 1764 and IH-45 set weekend of Sept 10

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La Marque leadership is working with TxDOT to minimize impacts, but we'll all have to find ways around the construction for the foreseeable future.

September 10, 2020

In addition to the existing closures, there is a planned TxDOT closure at FM 1764 and IH-45 set for this weekend. The closure is to install storm sewer drainage along the feeder road at the intersection. The closure will start Friday nig...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Get Caught Up with Tink's City Manager Update. COVID news, weather updates and Library access.

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I decided to change the Evening Update format to more of a weekly report unless we have something very important to address. We do have a couple of important items to address today.

Get Caught Up with Tink’s City Manager Update. 

Evening Update from La Marque City Manager Tink Jackson. 6:00 p.m. 8/20/2020
Hello everyone! It’s been a while since we have done one of these. With COVID numbers running about the...
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COVID INFO Community News and Updates
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Statement on La Marque Police Department from City Manager Tink Jackson

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I will ensure their commitment to serve does not equate to a target on their backs. They will never have fewer rights than those who choose to break society's laws. I will defend all appropriate actions taken by them in the line of duty.

As the City Manager for the City of La Marque, I have far more duties than hours in the day. Most of those duties are enjoyable. The interactions I have daily with staff members, citizens, business owners, developers and folks in neighboring cities are un...

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Community News and Updates
Posted on: June 1, 2020

2020 HURRICANE & SEVERE WEATHER GUIDE: now is the time to prepare for a hurricane

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June 1 marks the beginning of Hurricane Season. Houston/Galveston National Weather Service prepared the HURRICANE & SEVERE WEATHER GUIDE to help Gulf Coast citizens with resources and tips to get us all ready for potential storms.

The NOAA hurricane forecast is for an above-average hurricane season with 13 to 19 named storms. No matter what the forecast, it is important to prepare every year. 

La Marque citizens and businesses are in Hurricane Evacuation Zone A. Now is the ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Stay Connected with Community News & Weather Alerts from the City of La Marque

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Want to keep up with city news? Register for e-notifications, calendar announcements and Connect CTY Emergency Alerts. It's free, quick and easy. For help call 409-938-9255.

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Choose by category and preferred communication method. Make sure you click on COMMUNITY NEWS and UPDATES in the NEWSFLASH category, as well as the Community Calendar. 

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