• Coastal Texas Study Coming Oct 30th

    Coastal Texas Study Coming Oct 30th

    The Army Corps of Engineers' "Coastal Texas Study" will be released October 30th. The study, combining the Ike Dike concept and the Coastal Spine concept, creating a plan for Galveston,… Regional News Galveston Port of Galveston

  • COVID Fuels Galveston Real Estate Boom

    COVID Fuels Galveston Real Estate Boom

    The COVID pandemic is fueling a coastal real estate boom, despite the occasional — or even somewhat regular — hurricane and tropical storm. Sales of homes on the historic East… Regional News Galveston

  • Dickinson EDC Welcomes Chemic Engineers to the City of Dickinson

    Dickinson EDC Welcomes Chemic Engineers to the City of Dickinson

    Corporate Headquarters Relocation to Dickinson, Texas In its first major corporate relocation project since Hurricane Harvey, the Dickinson Economic Development Corporation (DEDC) is excited to announce the relocation of Chemic… Blog Regional News Dickinson

  • Bar Reopening Guidelines

    Bar Reopening Guidelines

    https://twitter.com/galvcountyoem/status/1314262344789381120 On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, Governor Greg Abbott issued an Executive Order to open bars and similar establishments at up to 50% capacity in conjunction with county officials. In hospital regions… Blog

  • Texas A&M-Galveston To Open Sea Turtle Hospital

    Texas A&M-Galveston To Open Sea Turtle Hospital

    Texas A&M University at Galveston’s Gulf Center for Sea Turtle Research plans to open a short-term sea turtle hospital on campus later this fall. Due to the closing of the National… Regional News Galveston

  • Galveston County Continues to Cut Property Taxes

    Galveston County Continues to Cut Property Taxes

    Another Year, Another Reduction In Property Taxes For County Residents And Business Owners (Galveston County, TX, September 2020) ― Yesterday,September 8th, Commissioners Court voted unanimously to approve a $144.7 million… Press Release