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Posted on: June 18, 2019

City Hall Temporarily Closed

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City Hall will be temporarily closed on Wednesday, June 19th from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm while our staff is treated to an employee appreciation luncheon. We love our staff and all they do for our community! If you’re needing to make a payment fo...

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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2019

SH 146 & NASA Pkwy Intersection to be CLOSED

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Please be advised the intersection at SH 146 and NASA Parkway will be fully CLOSED on Monday, June 17 starting at 7:30pm to 10:00pm. This closure is need for a Seabrook Police Department investigation. It is not being closed for SH 146 construction. Plan ...

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City News
Posted on: June 15, 2019

Drowning Incident on Main Street in Seabrook

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On Saturday, June 15, 2019, at approximately 3:00 a.m., the Seabrook Police Department responded to a water-related incident, possible drowning, at the 1300 block of Main Street in Seabrook, Texas.

Preliminary reports received identified a father and his ...

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City News
Posted on: June 5, 2019

June 4 City Council Recap

Seabrook City Council

PRESENTATIONS

Bayport Barge Collision Incident Recap and Briefing City Manager, Gayle Cook; Director of Communications, LeaAnn Dearman Petersen; and Director of the Office of Emergency Management, Jeff Galyean presented Council with information re...

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City News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

2019 Community Survey

New Website

We want to hear from you! We will be holding our annual Strategic Planning Session and we would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding city services. Please take a few minutes of your day to complete this survey. If you make it all the way to the end ...

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City News
Posted on: May 22, 2019

May 21 City Council Recap

Kevin Padgett and Natalie Picha

PRESENTATIONS

Proclamation recognizing May 19-25, 2019, as Public Works Appreciation WeekMayor Pro Tem Picha read and presented a proclamation to honor the hard work and dedication of the Public Works employees by recognizing May 19-25, 2019 as Public Work...

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City News
Posted on: May 11, 2019

Bayport Channel Collision Response: Saturday, May 11 Recap

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At 6:00 p.m. the City of Seabrook participated in a stakeholder conference call in regards to the Bayport Channel Collision Response. Unified Command is posting updates on their website at www.bayport-response.com. In an effort to keep Seabrook residents ...

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City News
Posted on: May 11, 2019

Bayport Barge Collision Air Monitoring

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At 7:30 a.m. the City of Seabrook received a Preliminary Air Monitoring Report from the Unified Command Bayport Channel Collision. Unified Command requested that CTEH® conduct air monitoring after a barge collision in La Porte, Texas. CTEH®...

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City News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Houston Ship Channel Barge Collision

Houston Ship Channel Barge Collision

The City of Seabrook is in contact with the Coast Guard who has been established as the Unified Command responding to the collision in the Houston Ship Channel which happened around 3:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, approximately two and a half miles eas...

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City News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

SH 146 Expansion Lane Closures and Traffic Shift

Road Work Ahead

Weather permitting, there will be several lane closures on SH 146 over the next week, including a traffic shift and the removal of the center turn lane between NASA Parkway and the Seabrook-Kemah Bridge. Please review the following information in its enti...

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City News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

May 7 City Council Recap

Speech Proclamation

The following is a recap of a City of Seabrook City Council meeting. City Council Meeting agendas are posted to seabrooktx.gov  prior to each meeting and the recap will be distributed and posted to the website the following day. ...

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City News
Posted on: April 27, 2019

Fatal motor vehicle accident on State Highway 146

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On Friday, April 26, 2019, at approximately 5:26 p.m., the Seabrook Police Department responded to a major vehicle accident at the 900 block of State Highway 146 in Seabrook, Texas. The accident shut down SH 146 in both directions between NASA Parkway in ...

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City News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Easter Weekend Traffic Advisory

Easter Weekend Traffic Advisory

Motorists can expect increased traffic in and around the Seabrook Waterfront District on Good Friday and throughout Easter weekend. Due to anticipated traffic, the Seabrook Police Department will increase patrol with seven additional officers on duty on F...

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City News
Posted on: April 9, 2019

North (Inbound) Channel Closure

Update for April 9 North Bound Channel Closed

Please take note of upcoming impacts to the Clear Creek Channel navigable waterway under the (Seabrook/Kemah Bridge). The closures listed below have been approved by TxDOT and the U.S. Coast Guard and are necessary for the construction of the SH146 expans...

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City News
Posted on: April 9, 2019

SH 146 Lane Closures

Update for April 9 Southbound Outside Lane Closed

Motorists can expect the following lane closures over the next several weeks. Uniformed police officers may be onsite to assist with the closures if needed.

  • SH 146 southbound outside lane at the NASA Parkway intersection will be closed Ap...
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City News
Posted on: April 5, 2019

Boy Scout Troop 870 makes recycling easy in Seabrook parks

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Boy Scout Troop 870 makes recycling easy in Seabrook parks

Christopher Colling, with the Clear Lake Boy Scout Troop 870, connected with Seabrook Public Works last summer hoping to partner with the city to help achieve his rank as an Eagle Scout. Colling en...

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City News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

Promotion of Seabrook Police Officer to Sergeant

Sergeant Jason Smith

The Seabrook Police Department is pleased to announce the promotion of Officer Jason Smith to the rank of Sergeant. Sergeant Smith currently has twenty years of service with the SPD beginning his career in 1999. As with most new officers, Sergeant Smith s...

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City News
Posted on: April 3, 2019

April 2 City Council Recap

SVFD ITC Fires Assistance Presentation

In an effort to better inform our residents about official actions taken by your City Council, we have started to distribute an after meeting recap via email. You are receiving this email because you have signed up for a Seabrook email distributi...

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City News
Posted on: January 31, 2019

SH 146 Expansion Updates

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For the latest SH146 project updates, visit SH146.com

For real-time traffic and lane-closure updates, visit Houston TranStar and/or download their app from the App Store or Google Play.

The SH 146 Expansion Project will expand 146 in a fashion similar to ot...

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SH146 Recent Updates City News
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Featured Pet

Stewart - Dog

Introducing Stewart! He's a spunky little guy with a big personality! Stewart does great with other dogs and people of all ages. He likes to play but also appreciates a comfy lap to sit in. Stewart Would do great in a home where he can receive lots of lov...

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