Posted on: June 9, 2023
Shell-shocking news! The City of Galveston announces that it will host its first ever swim meet, with the debut of the city's new swim team, at the Lasker Community Pool (2016 43rd Street.)
The City of Galveston debuts...Read on...
Posted on: June 8, 2023
The Save the Locals Summer Concert Series starts June 8 and will continue every Thursday throughout June and July.
The Concert Series is a free and family-friendly music bash that is held every Thursday at the Historic Menard Park Bands...Read on...
Posted on: June 1, 2023
The Galveston Beach Band Concert series returns June 6 and continues throughout the summer on Tuesday nights.
The Galveston Beach Band summer concert series is a weekly, free, family-friendly event held on Tuesdays at the Eugenia and George Sealy...Read on...
Posted on: May 31, 2023
Crews are starting a mill and overlay project on Driftwood this week, which will repave Driftwood from 69th Street to where it deadends at Bayou Homes Drive.
Door hangers were placed at residents' homes along the street. The project is e...Read on...
Posted on: May 6, 2023
GALVESTON, TX May 6, 2023 – Galveston voters elected a District 2 councilman and approved a ballot measure extending the Type B sales tax.
Galveston voters elected David Finklea to represent District 2, an area that covers most of the a...Read on...
Posted on: April 28, 2023
Operators of paid parking lots where visitors leave their car unattended more than 48 hours are required to register with the City of Galveston and remit monthly fees based on the number of days vehicles are parked.
The Galveston City Council in February p...Read on...
Posted on: January 4, 2023
Purchase your pool and recreation center passes now to get a jumpstart on your New Year’s Resolutions and before fees increase in February. There will be slight fee increases for the Lasker Park pool, the McGuire Dent Recreation Center and ball ...Read on...
Posted on: November 3, 2022
Look for the #GetHomeSafeGalveston
QR code sticker if you're out and about in downtown Galveston. The QR code leads to resources for safe rides home and transit options, including numbers for local cabs, ride shares, and public transit routes.
Posted on: November 1, 2022
The next few months are packed with festivals and special events, which often means additional concessionaires and food trucks on the island. Given that, we want to make sure everyone is aware of changes to the ordinance governing concessions and the rece...Read on...
Posted on: June 29, 2021
UPDATED! Remember, there are new rules for golf cart rental operators and owners passed to promote better safety on our roadways.
Under the new requirements, annual registration fees for golf carts will increase to $150 for commercial golf cart rental oper...