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Posted on: December 9, 2018

Park Board Trustee 101

Park Board Trustee 101

Former Texas State Senator A.R. “Babe” Schwartz, a founder of the Galveston Park Board, said he envisioned the trustees had to be truly be representative of the best our community had to offer. More than 50 years later, the Park Boar...

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Inside the Park Board
Posted on: December 6, 2018

Island Restaurants Celebrate Community & Cuisine with Galveston Restaurant Week

Island Restaurants Celebrate Community & Cuisine with Galveston Restaurant Week

The eighth annual Galveston Restaurant Week - Saturday, January 26th to Sunday, February 10, 2019 - brings Galveston Island's vibrant food scene to life for two full weeks ...

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Additional Info... Inside the Park Board
Posted on: December 3, 2018

A Penny With A Purpose

When visitors to Galveston stay overnight in a hotel, condo, bed and breakfast or short-term rental, they are assessed a 15% tax known as the Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT). These funds help keep our beaches clean, protect beachgoers, market Galveston to poten...

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