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Galveston County is far more than just a beach.
Galveston County includes the cities of Bayou Vista, Clear Lake Shores, Dickinson, Friendswood, Galveston, Hitchcock, Jamaica Beach, Kemah, La Marque, League City, Santa Fe, Texas City, and Tiki Island.
Energy company BP announced Monday it would sell its petrochemical business, which includes its Texas City Chemicals plant, to British company Ineos for $5 billion, officials said. BP has operated… Regional News
Valid the week of June 30 - July 4, 2020. To apply visit https://workintexas.com. In Galveston County Atofina Chemicals Inc (Clear Lake City, TX)Galveston County Health (Texas City, TX)Grief Industrial… Blog
Through it all, most of Galveston County's cities are defying the odds amidst COVID-19. Despite a statewide trend downwards, sales tax receipts show an increase in gross receipts during the… Blog
Hitchcock, one of Galveston's County communities directly in the path of future industrial growth received a huge boost to workforce training today when it was announced that Texas City's College… Regional News
Earlier this week, The Resort at Texas City started using Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots to help curb the potential spread of coronavirus in the facility. The LightStrike disinfection system uses pulsed xenon… Regional News
While Galveston County was hardest hit early on, the local government's response seems to have slowed the job decline. Unemployment rates across the country are way up in response to… Blog