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Posted on: July 25, 2020

Street Flooding

Street Flooding Advisory

UPDATED POSTPosted - July 25, 2020

All roads are now open.

ORIGINAL POSTPosted - July 25, 2020

This is a street flooding advisory for Seabrook motorists. Portions of Todville are currently closed. This includes Todville at Waterfront Drive, Todville at Main ...

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City News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

Tropical Storm Hanna

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UPDATED POSTPosted - July 24, 2020TD8 developed into Tropical Storm Hanna overnight on July 23, 2020. The storm is now tracking further south and a Tropical Storm Warning in effect from San Luis Pass southwest including coastal areas of Brazoria, Matagord...

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City News
Posted on: July 15, 2020

Be Water Smart

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Without a doubt, it is hot outside. The National Weather Services has issued heat advisories for several days in a row, and it doesn’t look like rain will be heading our way anytime soon. Now is an excellent time to become “water smart...

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City News
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Pool Remains Closed

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The city’s pool, Pelican Bay, and the city’s splash pad at Monroe Field will remain closed for the remainder of the 2020 swim season. Mayor Thom Kolupski issued "Emergency Executive Order No. 4" on Tuesday, July 14 in an effo...

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City News
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Childrens Lighthouse

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Childrens Lighthouse®, widely recognized as the leading values-based, early learning school in the United States, officially opened in Seabrook, Texas on June 15th 2020. Childrens Lighthouse of Seabrook, owned and operated by Frank and Tonya Porte...

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City News
Posted on: July 3, 2020

Executive Order Closes Pool

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Effective at noon today, July 3, 2020, the city’s pool, Pelican Bay, and the city’s splash pad at Monroe Field will be temporarily closed. Mayor Thom Kolupski issued “Emergency Executive Order No. 3 COVID-19” in an ...

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City News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

No Fire Works Ordinance

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The City of Seabrook Fire Marshal Office and the Seabrook Police Department would like to remind citizens of the No Fireworks Ordinance within Seabrook city limits. It is illegal to store, possess, or discharge fireworks within the city limits. Every year...

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Facilities Close to Public Access

City Hall Closed due to Bad Weather

The health and well-being of our residents, visitors, and staff is a top priority for the City of Seabrook; therefore, as a strong preventative measure, city administrative offices are closing to the public beginning Thursday, July 2, 2020. Police, EMS, F...

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City News
Posted on: June 26, 2020

New Advisories and Mandates

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On Friday, June 26, 2020, Texas Governor, Greg Abbott issued an executive order requiring all bars and similar establishments to close at noon today, mandating that restaurants may not exceed a 50-percent indoor dining occupancy starting Monday, June 29, ...

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City News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Seabrook House Fire

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On Monday, June 22, 2020, at 4:13 p.m. Seabrook first responders were dispatched to a house fire located within the 1400 block of Cottage Cove Court in Seabrook, Texas. The first unit on the scene arrived at 4:20 p.m., and the last unit on the scene left ...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2020

County Relief Fund

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The Harris County COVID-19 Relief Fund is disbursing $15 million to 44 local, community-based organizations that will provide vulnerable individuals and families support for housing, electricity, food, childcare, and other essential needs. These trusted, ...

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City News
Posted on: June 10, 2020

City of Seabrook Seeking Boards and Commissions Applicants

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City of Seabrook Seeking Boards and Commissions Applicants

The City of Seabrook is currently seeking applications from residents interested in appointments to various boards and commissions. City Council will review applications and make appointments durin...

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

Pelican Bay Opens for the Summer on June 9th

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On Tuesday, June 2, 2020, City Council reviewed and approved recommendations by staff to open the Pelican Bay swimming pool on June 9, 2020. Kevin Padgett, Public Works Director, presented new COVID-19 pool procedures and protocols to Council after consul...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Hurricane Season

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The 2020 Hurricane Season is around the corner, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is predicting a busy Atlantic 2020 season. Current forecasts predict a likely range of 13 to 19 named storms, of which 6 to 10 could become hurr...

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City News
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Virtual Court

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Presiding Judge Dick Gregg III and the Seabrook Municipal Court recently implemented new technology which will allow for virtual court proceedings. Since the closure of city facilities to the public, the Seabrook Municipal Court has been providing court h...

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City News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Incentive Recipients

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The Seabrook Economic Development Corporation is pleased to announce the recipients of the Emergency Business Retention Incentive as follows: 

  • Hotels & Lodging
    • Beacon Hill B&B

    • Holiday Inn Express

    • Quality Inn

    • Springhill Suites

  • Restaurants&nb...

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City News
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Dining Contest Winners

1st Place Winner pictured with Mayor Thom Kolupski

Mayor Thom Kolupski and the Seabrook Economic Development Corporation is pleased to announce the winners of the #StayHomeSeabrook Dining Contest.

  • 1st Place Eric Sullivan – received $150 in Seabrook dining gift certificates and a custom piece of ...
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City News
Posted on: April 30, 2020

Stay Home Orders Expires

City Hall Closed due to Bad Weather

At midnight tonight, April 30, 2020, the Texas Governor’s Stay Home Order and Harris County’s Stay Home Work Safe Order will expire, and we will enter into Phase 1 of the Governor’s plan to Open Texas. As noted by Governor Ab...

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City News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Message from the Mayor

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Message from the Mayor: Harris County Mandate for Face Coverings

Dear Seabrook Residents,  Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo issued an order on April 22, 2020, that will require anyone over the age of ten (10) to wear a face covering in public. &am...

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City News
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Retail to Go begins Friday

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Last week Governor Abbott issued an executive order to safely and strategically reopen select services as the first step in reopening Texas. The major component of order will allow non-essential retail services to resume business if their products can be ...

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City News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

SEDC Business Incentive

Small business owners filling out incentive application

The Seabrook Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) is now inviting Seabrook businesses who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to apply for the Seabrook Emergency Business Retention Incentive. To be eligible, businesses must be located with a Se...

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City News
Posted on: April 15, 2020

Gold Star Affiliate

KTB Awards Seabrook Gold Star - Image of Meador Park

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City News
Posted on: April 13, 2020

Tax Deadline Extension

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For those who were not aware, the federal income tax filing due date has been extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. Taxpayers can also defer federal income tax payments due on April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020, without penalties and interest, reg...

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City News
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Seabrook Encourages the Public to Help Prevent the Spread of Illness

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Seabrook encourages the public to help prevent the spread of illnesses

Harris County Public Health has been actively monitoring and tracking the confirmed cases of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Harris County and has asked local jurisdictions to ...

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