• Explore the Pipelines of Galveston County

    Explore the Pipelines of Galveston County

    Under the streets of Galveston County exists the unseen world of an interconnected network industrial gas pipelines. These pipelines flow from all over the region into a through the county,… Blog

  • Texas A&M Galveston Upgrades Ship Simulator

    Texas A&M Galveston Upgrades Ship Simulator

    $81,000 of upgrades were recently completed on the school's full-mission bridge simulator. The simulator provides invaluable training to the university's Maritime Academy cadets, as it can prepare them for a… Regional News Galveston

  • Galveston County Cuts Property Taxes, Again

    Galveston County Cuts Property Taxes, Again

    For the ninth year in a row, Galveston County has reduced property taxes. The Galveston County Commissioners Court adopted a budget for Fiscal Year 2020 in a unanimous 5-0 vote… Regional News

  • Port of Galveston Ranked #1 Cruise Port

    Port of Galveston Ranked #1 Cruise Port

    Family Vacation Critic recently released their list of the top 13 cruise ports worldwide. Galveston was ranked number 1! Their criteria for ports to review included not just departure and… Regional News Galveston

  • Galveston Company to Process Low-Sulfur Ship Fuel

    Galveston Company to Process Low-Sulfur Ship Fuel

    A Galveston fuel storage operator plans to run a 50,000-barrel-a-day crude processing facility to make ship fuel as the maritime industry prepares for a significant tightening of emission standards. Texas… Regional News Galveston

  • Texas Farm to Market Road System

    Texas Farm to Market Road System

    The Farm to Market Road System is the largest secondary highway system in the United States. Established in Texas through legislation in 1949, Farm to Market Roads exist as secondary… Blog

  • TxDOT Keeps Grand Parkway (SH99) in 10 Year Plan

    TxDOT Keeps Grand Parkway (SH99) in 10 Year Plan

    A Message from County Judge Mark Henry Residents and Stakeholders, The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) voted on the final version of the 2020 Unified Transportation Program (UTP) this morning,… Regional News