• Water Service in Galveston County Cities

    Water Service in Galveston County Cities

    Water and sewer service in Galveston County is provided either by cities, or by water districts (municipal utility districts, water control and improvement districts, or special utility districts.) Rates and information…

    • Galveston County Bay Area to Play Role in NASA’s Trip Back to the Moon

      Galveston County Bay Area to Play Role in NASA’s Trip Back to the Moon

      Among the first words astronauts said after landing on the moon on July 20, 1969, were, “Houston … the eagle has landed.” Now, as the Johnson Space Center celebrates the…

      • League City Housing Continues Upswing

        League City Housing Continues Upswing

        Multiple subdivisions under construction as build-out reaches halfway point. League City, Galveston County’s largest municipality, has had explosive population growth over the last few decades, and the new-housing market is…

        • County Officials Back Grand Parkway Progress

          County Officials Back Grand Parkway Progress

          Galveston County officials are calling for the Texas Department of Transportation to look at the traffic and revenue study for Segment B of the Grand Parkway. Segment B would run…

          • League City the Safest Big City in Texas

            League City the Safest Big City in Texas

            League City in Galveston County has been named the #1 safest city in Texas with over 100,000 residents by Safewise in their 2019 Safest Cities in Texas list. Ranking at…

            • Houston Area Sales Tax Reaches Record High

              Houston Area Sales Tax Reaches Record High

              Sales tax allocations for Metro Houston’s 10 most populous cities (including League City, Texas City, and Galveston in Galveston County) totaled $956.7 million in 2018, $59.3 million above the previous…

              • BAHEP Business Development Update – 12/18

                BAHEP Business Development Update – 12/18

                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…

                • Epicenter League City: New Convention Center, Sporting Events, Class A Office Space

                  Epicenter League City: New Convention Center, Sporting Events, Class A Office Space

                  The City of League City has entered into a pre-development agreement with a private developer to build Epicenter League City on the site of the city's sportsplex.  In addition, the…

                  • 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…

                    • 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…