• 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…

    • 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…

      • 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…

        • 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…

          • City, County Officials See Opportunity for Economic Growth

            City, County Officials See Opportunity for Economic Growth

            Galveston County is Positioned for Growth. Both the island and the rest of the county might be uniquely positioned for economic development, so long as local leaders can enhance quality…

            • Port of Galveston Going Green

              Port of Galveston Going Green

              Port of Galveston joins Green Marine certification program The Port of Galveston is going green with a number of environmental initiatives, including membership in Green Marine, the leading voluntary environmental…

              • Man-Made Lagoon Growing Quickly in Galveston County

                Man-Made Lagoon Growing Quickly in Galveston County

                The largest man-made lagoon in Texas is fast taking shape in Texas City. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6yJgDAeFDY8 The beginnings of a 12-acre, man-made lagoon stretch out across land near Interstate 45, a testament…