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Posted on: April 20, 2020

City accepting public comments for April 23 meeting

The City of Galveston is accepting public comments in advance of the special-called Galveston City Council meeting scheduled on Thursday, April 23, 2020. Public attendance will be restricted due to concerns about Coronavirus, but participation is still encouraged.

The City of Galveston has created a form for residents to use to address their comments to City Council. The form is available at We will accept public comments until 12 p.m. on Thursday, April 23 before the public council meeting. 

The meeting will be held by video conference on Thursday, April 23 at 1:15 p.m. The City Council meeting will be broadcast on Channel 16, as well as on the City of Galveston’s Facebook account @cityofgalveston. The agenda is available at 

Comments will also be accepted over the phone. People may call the City Secretary’s Office at 409-797-3510. 

While the City of Galveston is taking public health precautions to limit the number of people in the Council Chamber, we do not want to limit public engagement in the meeting or city business.

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