• Shriners Hospital in Texas Medical Center Relocating to Galveston

    Shriners Hospital in Texas Medical Center Relocating to Galveston

    The Shriners Hospital for Children will close its Houston location in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center and consolidate it into its Galveston hospital in 2021. The Shriners Hospital for Children Galveston is…

    • BAHEP Business Development Update – 1/20

      BAHEP Business Development Update – 1/20

      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…

      • Port of Galveston Signs $100 Million Deal for Third Cruise Terminal

        Port of Galveston Signs $100 Million Deal for Third Cruise Terminal

        The Port of Galveston on Wednesday approved a lease agreement with Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines to build a new cruise terminal at the Port of Galveston. By any definition, the…

        • Port of Galveston: 1 Million Passengers in 2019

          Port of Galveston: 1 Million Passengers in 2019

          The Port of Galveston, fourth busiest cruise port in North America, welcomed its 1 millionth cruise passenger of the year on December 4, 2019, setting a new record for the…

          • Galveston Cruises Up 13%

            Galveston Cruises Up 13%

            Galveston saw cruise embarkations reach nearly 1 million in 2018, according to a biennial study from Cruise Lines International Association. There were 985,000 embarkations at the Port of Galveston in…

            • 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…

              • 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…

                • 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…