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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Business Recovery

Winter Storm Business Recovery

On Friday, February 19, 2021 the effects of Winter Storm Uri was classified as a major federal disaster within seventy-seven (77) counties of the state of Texas. As a result, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal emergency ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Bottled Water Give-Away

Bottled Water with Photo

Starting at 10 a.m. tomorrow (Wednesday, February 24) at the Public Works Complex (1100 Red Bluff), the City of Seabrook will be giving away two cases of bottled water per vehicle on a first-come, first-serve basis. Water will be given away until 4 p.m. u...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Boil Water Notice Rescinded

Boil Water Lifted

Effective immediately, the Boil Water Notice for all City of Seabrook water customers has been rescinded. Water customers no longer need to boil water used for drinking, cooking and making ice. Water quality testing submitted to the Texas Commission on En...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Feb. 22 Water Update

Water Update

While the City of Houston has lifted their boil water notice, the City of Pasadena is awaiting test results in order to rescind their notice. The City of Seabrook continues to be under a boil notice per TCEQ’s requirement that every water provid...

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City News
Posted on: February 21, 2021

Structure Fire

Fireman helmet

On Sunday, February 21, 2021 at approximately 12:55 a.m. Seabrook first responders were dispatched to a structure fire at Bay Area Body Shop located at 3110 Bayport Boulevard Seabrook, Texas. Upon arrival heavy fire was seen from multiple buildin...

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City News
Posted on: February 20, 2021

Water Conservation Update

Water Conservation Update

The City of Seabrook is still experiencing a moderate water shortage, however, we have moved out of the water supply failure stage. The City of Seabrook is now receiving a limited supply of water from the City of Pasadena which will help to supplement the...Read on...

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Posted on: February 20, 2021

Storm Damage Report

storm damage

The Seabrook Office of Emergency Management and the Office of Community Development is encouraging Seabrook residents to complete the Winter Storm Uri Storm Damage Report to help the city identify the estimated cost of damages across the...

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City News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Non-Potable Water Stations

water-station

To help residents find some relief from the winter storm, Commissioner Adrian Garcia, of Haris County Precinct 2, has opened six non-potable water stations for residents to fill up their containers with water for free. Because we are still under a water b...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Water FAQ

Water FAQ

To help clarify your water concerns regarding the current boil water advisory and water use restrictions we have developed the following FAQ. If you have questions that are not listed here please email citycomm@seabrooktx.gov

  1. Should I s...
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City News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Boil Water Notice

Boil Water Notice

PLEASE CONTINUE TO BOIL WATER

Out of an abundance of caution, we are asking residents to boil water prior to drinking and cooking. While the City of Seabrook water pressure has remained at minimum pressures and chlorine residuals are within safe ranges as ...

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City News
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Trash Service Update

Alerts FB Winter Weather

Over the last 24 hours, Waste Management has continued to evaluate the winter storm situation and the impact it has had on our operations and to service our customers safely.  The decision has been made to resume the collection of household garba...

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City News
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Wed. Winter Weather Update

WedWinter Weather Update

As today comes to a close, we are happy to report that the Seabrook-Kemah Bridge is open and we are now starting to see power return to some areas of Seabrook. This is truly wonderful news, however, we are not out of the woods yet. Temperatures on Thursda...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Mayor & Public Works Update

Copy of Busted Pipes

FROM MAYOR THOM KOLUPSKIOver the past several days we have experienced a historic winter storm that has resulted in a large percentage of our residents being without power for three days and now we are facing a critical water supply failure. It is imperat...

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City News
Posted on: February 17, 2021

Offices Closed

City Offices

City offices will remain closed today, February 17. City phone lines remain down. Non-emergencies and requests for water shutoffs may be reported by calling (281) 291-0695 or (281) 291-0694. Emergencies should be reported by calling 9-1-1.

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City News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Winter Weather Updates

Tuesday Winter Weather Update (1)

Temperatures are expected to continue to increase overnight and throughout the day tomorrow, however, we are starting to see the impacts of the freeze on the city’s water system and can continue to expect controlled electricity outages as temper...

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City News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Conserve Water

Conserve Water

Seabrook residents should immediately stop dripping faucets and begin conserving water as much as possible. Water levels are now being impacted due to water leaks throughout the region. This is also having a dramatic impact on water pressure. 

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City News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

City Council Mtg. Postponed

council meeting

The virtual Seabrook City Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 16 at 6:00 p.m. has been postponed until Wednesday, February 17 at 6:00 p.m. due to continued power outages throughout the area. In the event the meeting has to be postponed again w...

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City News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Tues. Trash Service

trash service update

ICYMI - No trash and recycling services today, February 16, 2021. Your trash service will resume on your next scheduled day. If you placed your bin by the curb, please remove it.

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City News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Current Road Conditions

Road Update (1)

At this time, the Seabrook Police Department is unable to safely reopen the Seabrook-Kemah Bridge. Portions of the Kemah side of the bridge still have icy conditions and Kemah PD advises that it is unsafe to open the bridge.In addition, northbound SH146 o...

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Winter Weather Updates

Winter Weather Update

ROAD CONDITIONSAs the sun sets this evening, we would like to take some time to remind residents that temperatures are expected to drop into the teens again this evening and that temperatures will not rise above freezing until after noon on Tuesday. As a ...Read on...

City News
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Statement from CenterPoint on Power Outage

Statement from CenterPoint on Power Outage

The following statement comes directly from CenterPoint Energy.

UPDATE: The Texas electric system is facing an unprecedented power shortage situation due to the extreme winter weather impacting the entire state, including Houston and the region.  ...

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Power Outage Update

Power Outage Update

The City of Seabrook has been in communication with CenterPoint and CenterPoint is aware of the outages in Seabrook. CenterPoint’s website and their call center have been inundated and are not operational at this time.

 

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City News
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Road Closures

Winter Storm Road Closures

The Seabrook-Kemah Bridge has been closed. The on-ramps at Red Bluff have been shut down and SH 146 has been closed in both directions from Red Bluff to Fred Hartman Bridge. Please stay home and off roadways.

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City News
Posted on: February 14, 2021

No Trash Service

Trash Suspended

Waste Management has suspended trash pick-up for Monday, February 15, 2020; Monday customers will have their service resume on their next scheduled day. Please do not place your bins curbside. Tuesday pick-up will be evaluated and an update as it is made ...

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City News
Posted on: February 14, 2021

Mayor Signs Declaration of Disaster for Historic Winter Storm

winter weather declaration

Mayor Thom Kolupski has signed a local disaster declaration to assist the City of Seabrook with mitigating and recovering from Winter Storm Uri. Disaster declarations are designed to assist with emergency service reimbursements for funds expensed on storm...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather

The City of Seabrook is working with area partners to ensure the safety of motorists and residents in anticipation of freezing weather moving into the region. Current predictions call for freezing rain, sleet and possibly snow beginning late Sunday night ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

SPD Assist with Arrest

Man in handcuffs

On February 1, 2021, the Seabrook Police Department assisted the Houston Metro ICAC taskforce with the arrest of Christopher Savage. Savage, a Seabrook resident, was arrested for one count of failure to register as a sex offender and is actively being inv...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Jan 21 Planning & Zoning Recap

Charting the Course

NEW BUSINESS

The City’s Planning and Zoning Commission had the following new business items at the January 21, 2021 planning and zoning meeting:

Consider and take all appropriate action on a request for approval of the Preliminary Plat of Lake Mij...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Jan 19 Joint Council and P&Z Recap

Seabrook City Council

JOINT PUBLIC HEARING

The City Council and the Planning & Zoning Commission held a joint public hearing on a request for Approval of a Final Planned Unit Development (Final PUD) to create "Seabrook Town Center" comprising of a 313 unit luxury ...

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City News
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Fire Marshal Investigates Fire

Fireman helmet

On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at 6:40 p.m. Seabrook first responders were dispatched to an apartment fire located at the Villas by the Bay apartment complex at 2800 E. NASA Parkway Seabrook, Texas. The investigation by the Seabrook Fire Marshal...

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City News
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Council Recap Jan. 5

Seabrook City Council

PRESENTATIONS 

Appreciation for 2020 Breakfast with Santa 

Mayor Kolupski thanked the many volunteers and City staff who organized and worked the 2020 Breakfast with Santa event.  A recap of the event can be viewed here:  ...

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

Offices Closed

City Hall Closed due to Bad Weather

The City of Seabrook will observe the Christmas holiday on Thursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25, 2020. In observance of this holiday, City Hall and other city offices will close at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 and remain closed Thurs...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

Tree Recycling

Christmas Tree Recycling

As Christmas draws near, it will soon be time to remove the tinsel and ornaments and pack away the lights, but this year, don’t trash your Christmas tree, recycle it. The City of Seabrook encourages residents to recycle their real Christmas tree...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

2020 Share Your Christmas

Donation by LEPC

It's been a wonderful year for the City of Seabrook Employee's Share Your Christmas program. With your help, we have been able to provide 56 children with gifts and food plus earlier this year we provided several families with a Thanksgi...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

Employees of the Year

2020 Employee Awards Ceremony Photo

The City of Seabrook hosted an internal ceremony on Thursday, December 10, 2020, in the Council Chambers to present awards for longevity and announced the recipients for the 2020 Employee of the Year awards. Congratulations to all our award recipients.

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Posted on: December 14, 2020

Candidate Filing

notice-to-file

Prospective candidates for the May 2021 City Council Election may file for placement on the ballot between January 13, 2021 through February 12, 2021. Applications will be accepted during City Hall business hours; Monday through Thursday between 7:30 a.m....

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City News
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Port Rd. Fire

Monitoring Fire on Port Rd

The Seabrook Office of Emergency Management is currently monitoring a fire on Port Road. At this time there is not a threat to Seabrook based on the current direction of the wind, however, residents should stay alert and monitor our social media channels ...

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City News
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Business of the Year

Business of the Year Photo of owners and SEDC staff

The Seabrook Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) has named Seabrook House of Flowers as the 2020 Seabrook Business of the Year. Seabrook House of Flowers located at 2900 E. NASA Parkway Suite #290 in Seabrook, has been in business for about 54 years a...

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City News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Dec 1 Council Recap

Seabrook City Council

PRESENTATIONS

2020 Saltwater Derby Event.Dr. Melissa Botkin-Everett, Event Chair, presented a Post Event Report for the 2020 Saltwater Derby Event.  DOWNLOAD REPORT Livable Centers GrantShad Comeaux, with Consultant Freese & Nichols, ...

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City News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Nov 17 Council Recap

Seabrook City Council

PRESENTATIONS

Municipal Courts Week Mayor Kolupski presented a proclamation to recognize November 2-6, 2020 as Municipal Courts Week in Seabrook.  Judge Dick Gregg, III, complimented the Municipal Court Department for keeping the court running smoo...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Charter Election Results

Charter Election Results

On Tuesday, November 3, 2020 the City of Seabrook held a City Charter Election with 19 propositions for voters to consider. All 19 propositions passed.

 

Proposition A, which would amend the charter to increase the minimum years of age to qualify t...

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