• Pelican Island Land Available

    Pelican Island Land Available

    One hundred and fifty years ago, Pelican Island was a wind-swept sand dune and shell reef, with only a few feet hundred feet of dry soil. Today, the island is… Blog Galveston

  • Port of Galveston Master Plan Slide Deck Available

    Port of Galveston Master Plan Slide Deck Available

    After more than a year of research and analysis, the final draft of the Galveston Wharves 20-Year Strategic Master Plan has been completed and is being reviewed by members of… Regional News Galveston

  • BAHEP Business Development Update – 10/19

    BAHEP Business Development Update – 10/19

    Four times a year, the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership produces The Business Development Update newsletter that reports on Commercial / Office / Industrial Development; Retail / Hospitality Development; Residential Development; and Infrastructure News and… Blog Dickinson Friendswood Galveston Kemah La Marque League City

  • Foundation Breaks Ground on Green Kemah Headquarters

    Foundation Breaks Ground on Green Kemah Headquarters

    The headquarters will be the first office building in Texas to meet the Living Building Challenge requirements, the world’s most rigorous green building certification. The Galveston Bay Foundation broke ground… Regional News Kemah

  • City of Friendswood Cuts Tax Rate by a Cent

    City of Friendswood Cuts Tax Rate by a Cent

    The City's "Work Here Live Here" Program is Working Friendswood City Council recently approved a one-cent property tax rate drop to 52.14 cents per $100 valuation as part of its… Regional News Friendswood

  • Houston LNG Co Takes Investment for Texas City Project

    Houston LNG Co Takes Investment for Texas City Project

    1,000 Acre LNG Terminal in Texas City Under Development Houston-based NextDecade Corp. nabbed a new investment for its planned liquified natural gas export facility in South Texas. NextDecade and the… Regional News Texas City

  • Galveston County Bests State Life Expectancy

    Galveston County Bests State Life Expectancy

    At nearly 81 years, Galveston County's life expectancy is among the highest in Houston. Earlier this month, the Episcopal Health Foundation released its newest life expectancy findings based on your… Blog Clear Lake Shores Dickinson Friendswood Galveston Kemah League City Santa Fe