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Posted on: September 18, 2018

NASA Quiet Supersonic Community Survey, Flight Tests Scheduled

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QSF18 testing will be instrumental in research that may lead to supersonic flight over land on a commercial level, drastically reducing flight times and ensuring the nation’s standing as a pinnacle in aviation around the globe.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is preparing for an upcoming flight campaign to study quiet supersonic community response data. There are two important dates for La Marque citizens:

  • Galveston County residents will receive survey re...
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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Public Services Employee Dedicates Mural to Mayor Hocking at September 2018 City Council Meeting

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Paul Bernard has worked at La Marque's Waste Water Treatment Plant since April 2016. Little did we know that he is also a talented artist! Mr. Bernard dedicated a painting to Mayor Hocking at the September 10, 2018, City Council Meeting. 

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Mayor Hocking Gives Proclamation for Constitution Week September 17-23, 2018

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Mayor and City Council by virtue of our authority vested by the City of La Marque, Texas do hereby proclaim September 17-23, 2018, as CONSTITUTION WEEK.

Mayor Bobby Hocking presented a proclamation for Constitution Week to the George Washington Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution Monday, September 10, 2018, at the La Marque City Council Meeting. Watch it on our...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

State of Texas Matching Scholarship Opportunities: Apply Now Through Dec. 31!

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The Texas Match the Promise Foundation? encourages families to save for college by supplementing their contributions to the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® — the state's prepaid college tuition plan.

Fifth through ninth graders whose families have an annual income of $100,000 or less can apply now for Match the Promise scholarships.*

The Texas Match the Promise Foundation℠ encourages families to save for college by supplementing their contributions to ...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Galveston County Health District monthly newsletter, Pulse of the District, is now available

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The latest issue of the Galveston County Health District (GCHD) monthly newsletter, Pulse of the District, is now available. Read about National Preparedness Month and how you can get ready now for when disasters strike, rising childhood obesity rates, ho...

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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: 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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