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Posted on: July 3, 2020

Executive Order Closes Pool

Pool Closed Image

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

Photo of county press conference

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 24, 2020

June 18 Planning & Zoning Recap

Charting the Course

All City of Seabrook public meetings are currently being held virtually. If you wish to listen and/or give comment during a public meeting, please review the agenda posted the website for call-in information. Those wishing to speak during the public comme...

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City News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Seabrook House Fire

Photo of first responders at house fire scene

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 23, 2020

Texas Outlaw Challenge Postponed

Texas Outlaw Challenge

Event holders have decided to postpone the 2020 Texas Outlaw Challenge. The following announcement was posted to the Texas Outlaw Challenge Facebook page earlier today.

"Texas Outlaw Challenge 2020 has been postponed, new date to be announced...

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City News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Seabrook Police seeking information on missing person

Kamrin "Eva" Bushey

The Seabrook Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing Seabrook teenager. Kamrin “Eva” Bushey, a 17-year-old teenage girl from Seabrook, has been missing since June 15, 2020. She was last seen early...

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City News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

Officer in Accident

Seabrook Police Vehicle

On Thursday, June 18, 2020, at approximately 10:25 p.m. Seabrook Police Officer Emmanuel Garcia was involved in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of SH 146 and NASA Parkway. Officer Garcia was responding to vehicle complaints at the intersectio...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2020

County Relief Fund

Harris County Food Donation COVID-19 Photo

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

Pool photo with logo CROPPED

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

Hurricane Season Sign with clouds in background

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

Photo of gavel on laptpop

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

Small business owners filling out incentive application

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

Image of man writing letter - Letter from the Mayor

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

Retail to Go Image

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

Woman filing taxes

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: April 10, 2020

Suspect charged with state felony after giving a false statement to police

Man in handcuffs

On Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at approximately 9:13 p.m. the Seabrook Police Department was dispatched to the 2800 block of NASA Parkway and upon arrival, officers encountered a highly intoxicated female in a red truck. Responding officers arrested 36-year...

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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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Posted on: July 3, 2020

Executive Order Closes Pool

Pool Closed Image

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.

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 ...

Read on...

COVID-19 Seabrook 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.

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: June 26, 2020

New Advisories and Mandates

Photo of county press conference

Judge Lina Hildago increased the County’s COVID-19 Threat Level to Severe (RED) and issued an advisory urging all residents to stay home unless leaving for essential needs.

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: May 12, 2020

Virtual Court

Photo of gavel on laptpop

Presiding Judge Dick Gregg III and the Seabrook Municipal Court recently implemented new technology which will allow for virtual court proceedings.

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Incentive Recipients

Small business owners filling out incentive application

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

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...

Read on...

COVID-19 Seabrook 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.

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 d...
Read on...

COVID-19 Seabrook 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.

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Message from the Mayor

Image of man writing letter - Letter from the Mayor

The order has been issued by the County Judge, it is not a local ordinance or city rule. These recommendations were issued by healthcare professionals giving guidance for the wellbeing of residents in Harris County.

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Retail to Go begins Friday

Retail to Go Image

Last week Governor Abbott issued an executive order to safely and strategically reopen select services as the first step in reopening Texas.

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 ...

Read on...

COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 20, 2020

SEDC announces Emergency Business Retention 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.

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 15, 2020

How to Pay Your Utility Bill

Woman paying bill online

While City Hall is currently closed to the public residents are still able to pay their utility bills and may do so with these alternative methods.

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 13, 2020

Tax Filing Deadline Extension to July 15, 2020

Woman filing taxes

The federal income tax filing due date has been extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020.

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...

Read on...

COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 10, 2020

#StayHomeSeabrook Dining Contest

Stay Home Seabrook Dining Contest Announcement - details described within page

Mayor Thom Kolupski and the Seabrook Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) would like to invite all Seabrook residents to participate in our #StayHomeSeabrook Dining Contest.

Mayor Thom Kolupski and the Seabrook Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) would like to invite everyone to participate in our #StayHomeSeabrook Dining Contest. 

Starting today, April 10 through Thursday, April 30, we are encouraging everyone to...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: April 10, 2020

Suspect charged with state felony after giving a false statement to police

Seabrook Police Vehicle

On Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at approximately 9:13 p.m. the Seabrook Police Department was dispatched to the 2800 block of NASA Parkway and upon arrival, officers encountered a highly intoxicated female in a red truck.

On Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at approximately 9:13 p.m. the Seabrook Police Department was dispatched to the 2800 block of NASA Parkway and upon arrival, officers encountered a highly intoxicated female in a red truck. Responding officers arrested 36-year...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Harris County Extends Stay Home, Work Safe Order

County Judge Press Conference

On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo announced the extension of the Stay Home, Work Safe order that will now run through April 30.

On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo announced the extension of the Stay Home, Work Safe order that will now run through April 30. This announcement comes after Texas Governor Greg Abbot also ordered social distancing activities to...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Seabrook City Facilities Close to Public

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, all city facilities will be temporarily closed to the public starting on Friday, March 20, 2020.

The health and well-being of our residents, visitors, and staff is a top priority for the City of Seabrook, therefore, all city facilities will be temporarily closed to the public starting Friday, March 20, 2020. This decision was made as a precautionary ...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Letter from Mayor Kolupski

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Together, we are facing an unprecedented state of emergency, not only in our city but throughout the greater Houston region, the state, the nation and even the world.

Dear Seabrook Residents and Businesses, 

Together, we are facing an unprecedented state of emergency, not only in our city but throughout the greater Houston region, the state, the nation and even the world. We have had to cancel events, restauran...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

City of Seabrook COVID-19 Updates for March 17

Office of Emergency Management Update - please see news story for details

With the Declaration of Disaster in effect for Seabrook, the Seabrook Office of Emergency Management is elevated to a Level 2- Partial Activation and continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation across the region and state.

With the Declaration of Disaster in effect for Seabrook, the Seabrook Office of Emergency Management is elevated to a Level 2- Partial Activation and continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation across the region and state.To help mitigate the spread of th...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Mayor Kolupski signs Local Disaster Declaration for Seabrook

Image of COVID-19 Coronavirus

On Friday, March 13, Seabrook Mayor, Thom Kolupski, signed a local disaster declaration for Seabrook.

On Friday, March 13, Seabrook Mayor, Thom Kolupski, signed a local disaster declaration for Seabrook. The City of Seabrook’s main priority is the health and wellbeing of our residents and the city continues to coordinate with public health and e...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 12, 2020

2020 Lucky Trail Running Events Canceled

Seabrook Hike and Bike Trails

In the interest of public health, the 2020 Lucky Trail events to be held on March 13 through March 15 will be canceled.

In the interest of public health, the 2020 Lucky Trail events to be held on March 13 through March 15 will be canceled. The City of Seabrook and Running Alliance Sport made the decision to cancel the event out of an abundance of caution following...

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COVID-19 Seabrook News
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Seabrook Encourages the Public to Help Prevent the Spread of Illness

LonestarWashHands WEBSITE

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

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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COVID-19 Seabrook News

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Virtual City Council Meetings

Seabrook City Council

City Council is meeting virtually on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6pm. Members of the public may attend the meetings via telephone by calling in at 312-757-3129.

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Posted on: July 5, 2020

Back 2 School Pool Party

Seabrook First Responders

Are you ready for school to start again? Come out for one last splash at Pelican Bay with our very own local heroes! The party begins at 4pm.

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