Posted on: September 20, 2023
A tax rate of $0.408850 per $100 valuation has been proposed by the governing body of the City of Galveston.
PROPOSED TAX RATE $0.40885...Read on...
Posted on: September 19, 2023
The Galveston City Council on Thursday approved the City of Galveston’s budget for the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2023, and ending September 30, 2024. The City Council on Wednesday, September 27, will consider the adoption of the ...Read on...
Posted on: September 18, 2023
The City Manager's Report highlighting what the city has recently accomplished and what's to come in the months ahead is now available online at galvestontx.gov/citymanagersreport.Read on...
Posted on: September 14, 2023
On Monday, September 18, 2023 city crews will be performing a smoke test on the City’s sanitary sewer system in Cedar Lawn subdivision to determine if there are any possible leaks or breaches.
Residents may experience smoke inside their...
Posted on: September 11, 2023
In celebration of local biodiversity, the third annual Parks for Pollinators BioBlitz will be held on Friday, Sept. 22 at Galveston’s McGuire Dent Recreation Center at 4:30 p.m.
The BioBlitz will be an opportunity for residents to join ...Read on...
Posted on: September 8, 2023
There are three major road and utility projects underway across the island, with estimated end dates later this year or in early 2024. Here’s the latest update on each:
23rd Street: This is a county project in coordination with the city for total...Read on...
Posted on: August 9, 2023
The City of Galveston is calling on residents and businesses to help conserve water, particularly water used for irrigation.
The City of Galveston’s Municipal Services Department is seeing an excessive use of water daily between 4 a.m. ...Read on...
Posted on: August 1, 2023
The U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) administers the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Programs and requires notification to the public allowing for a 30-day public comment period on the an...Read on...
Posted on: April 28, 2023
Operators of paid parking lots where visitors leave their car unattended more than 48 hours are required to register with the City of Galveston and remit monthly fees based on the number of days vehicles are parked.
The Galveston City Council in February p...Read on...
Posted on: January 4, 2023
Purchase your pool and recreation center passes now to get a jumpstart on your New Year’s Resolutions and before fees increase in February. There will be slight fee increases for the Lasker Park pool, the McGuire Dent Recreation Center and ball ...Read on...
Posted on: November 3, 2022
Look for the #GetHomeSafeGalveston
QR code sticker if you're out and about in downtown Galveston. The QR code leads to resources for safe rides home and transit options, including numbers for local cabs, ride shares, and public transit routes.
Posted on: November 1, 2022
The next few months are packed with festivals and special events, which often means additional concessionaires and food trucks on the island. Given that, we want to make sure everyone is aware of changes to the ordinance governing concessions and the rece...Read on...