• Texas City’s Crystal Lagoon to Be Largest in Texas

    Texas City’s Crystal Lagoon to Be Largest in Texas

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6N_4IpZ1Zo Houston-based developer Land Tejas announced plans for a 12-acre manmade Crystal Lagoon at its Texas City master-planned community Lago Mar. It will be six times as big as the… Regional News Texas City

  • GEDP Summit Results: Innovation is Key

    GEDP Summit Results: Innovation is Key

    The name of the economic development game in Galveston County is innovation, local leaders said on Tuesday. Preparing for wholesale changes to how the world, national and local economies operate… Regional News

  • UTMB Galveston #4 in US

    UTMB Galveston #4 in US

    The University of Texas Medical Branch is the 4th highest ranked academic medical center in the United States. Medical branch officials announced this week the organization had earned, for the… Regional News Galveston League City

  • Houston’s Spaceport to Launch Jobs in Galveston County

    Houston’s Spaceport to Launch Jobs in Galveston County

    Ellington Airport, just minutes north of Galveston County, is home to the country’s 10th spaceport, which officials say will eventually be a takeoff site for space vehicles, allow for commercial supersonic… Regional News

  • League City’s Sports Tourism

    League City’s Sports Tourism

    League City is embracing "sports tourism" as a market to fuel economic development and increase the number of visitors to the city: The League City Convention & Visitors Bureau League… Regional News League City

  • La Marque Offers Unique Development Opportunities

    La Marque Offers Unique Development Opportunities

    Growing up in La Marque, a southern suburb of Houston, Alex Getty says he watched as growth from the state’s largest city slowly started to spill into Galveston County. Now,… Regional News La Marque

  • County Hires New Director of Economic Development

    County Hires New Director of Economic Development

    The Galveston County Commissioners Court voted unanimously Monday to hire Dane Carlson as the county’s new director of economic development. Commissioners selected Carlson in part because of his experience working… Blog Regional News