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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Silent Witness Program

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One of the most effective methods in solving crime is video surveillance, and we are discovering that more and more of our residents are utilizing video cameras on the exterior of their homes.  DPPD has initiated a volunteer program called "...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Libraries Rock: Summer Reading Begins at the Library

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The Deer Park Public Library’s 2018 Summer Reading Program activities are coming up, with lots of fun features for kids, pre-teens, teens and adults.

The program will begin with the Friends of Deer Park Library Scholastic Book Fair, which will ta...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

RomanceBookCloud: Romance Novels Online, Anytime

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Are you a ravenous romance reader? Deer Park Public Library is offering a summer trial of the streaming book product RomanceBookCloud. There is unlimited, anytime access to nearly 2,000 online books with a continually growing collection.

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Featured Friday: Soldiers and Songs – Music of the Civil War

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Music and the Civil War are intricately linked.  Music played a role for both the north and the south during the war.  On Friday, June 15, 2018, Curt Locklear, an author, historian, musician, and public speaker will discuss the songs and...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

NCCER Books Now Available

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The Texas State Library & Archives Commission (TSLAC) recently awarded funding to Deer Park Public Library under its Impact Grant program. The Impact Grant provides seed funds up to $10,000 to applications in three focus areas: business/workforce deve...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

America's News

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Find information on national issues and events, business, education, political issues and more including newspapers, videos and web-only content featuring the Deer Park Broadcaster, Houston Chronicle, USA Today and more. Mobile friendly searching...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Check out RBdigital Magazines

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RBdigital, formerly Zinio, features full-color, digital magazines for instant desktop reading, mobile streaming, and mobile-app download. With this service, patrons can add new and back issues to personal reading libraries with no holds, no checkout perio...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

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Sign up for our monthly newsletters for great book suggestions, upcoming library events, and more!

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Busiest Month Ever!

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The Port of Galveston Cruise Terminal broke all of its previous records for the month of December 2017, embarking 113,488 cruise passengers. The port originally began cruises in September 2000 after a $10.6 million renovation of the Mallory Building on Pi...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Delivery to your Door

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Several Deer Park restaurants have joined WAITR – a phone app that allows you to order food, pay, and arrange for delivery or take-out; all from your phone. You can conveniently find menus and see high-resolution images of the food, customize an order, pa...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 11, 2017

New Buildings on Underwood Road

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E&S Construction is underway with constructing four new buildings on Underwood Road (near Spencer Highway). The occupants remain to be seen, as these buildings are being constructed “spec” which is short for “speculation”; meaning there is no guarante...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Starting or Growing a Small Business?

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The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for San Jacinto College is located right here in Deer Park at 203 Ivy Ave (in the Economic Alliance building). SBDC provides advice, counseling and mentoring for anyone looking to start or grow a small business...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Sub-Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream

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Sub-Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream is now open at 9315 Spencer Hwy. (next door to MOD Pizza and YoYo’s Chinese restaurant). Drawn to the idea of “customizable food”, Jerry and Naomi Hancock wanted to apply this to desserts.  With a background in chemist...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Otsuka Ramen & Bar; Now Open in Deer Park

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Authentic, Japanese ramen has now arrived in Deer Park at Otsuka Ramen & Bar, located at 8035 Spencer Highway (next door to 1000 Degrees Pizza and Chipotle).  The owner is Andy Chen, who also owns Spicy Chen Chinese restaurant on Spencer near...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Happy 5th Anniversary to Brisket House in Deer Park

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Brisket House is celebrating their fifth anniversary in Deer Park at 3217 Center St. They are regularly recognized as one of the best barbeque restaurants in Houston by The Houston Press and the Houston Chronicle, and their highly acclaimed pitmaster, Way...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Credeur's Cajun Cookin' is now in Deer Park

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Credeur’s Cajun Cookin’ recently relocated from their Pasadena location to 6915 Spencer Highway, near the corner of Spencer and Glenwood Drive. Owner Barry Credeur is originally from Lake Charles, LA.  He and his wife, Tracy, started the restaura...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Planet Fitness is now open!

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Planet Fitness is now open at 3601 Center Street in the Deer Park Marketplace shopping center at the corner of Center St. and Pasadena Blvd.  Planet Fitness prides itself as being a “judgement free zone”, so even if your legs ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Chipotle Mexican Grill is now open!

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Deer Park is now home to Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant, which recently opened at 8035 Spencer Highway (next door to 1000 Degrees Pizza and close to Starbuck’s). When Chipotle opened its first restaurant over 20 years ago in 1993, the idea was...

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

Fire Control, Prevention and Emergency Medical Services District info.

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The City of Deer Park recently updated its information page on the Fire Control, Prevention and Emergency Medical Services District (FCPEMSD). The page includes information about the district’s establishment and accomplishments achieved over the last seve...

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

Schedule a fire prevention program today!

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Is your organization interested in fire prevention education? The City of Deer Park Fire Marshal’s Office offers fire prevention programs for senior centers, scout troops, or any other community group. Fire prevention programs may be scheduled by submitti...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

City Hall Open House

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The public is cordially invited to Deer Park’s City Hall Open House. It will be held at the new facility on Monday, June 4 from 5-7PM. The community is encouraged to attend and explore the new City Hall, which is located next door to the old facility at 7...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Transfer Station – Notice to users

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Effective June 1, 2018, Deer
Park residents and businesses are advised that dual-axle/commercial trailerswill not be permitted access to the Transfer Station, located at 610 Underwood.

According to Ben Alexander,
Sanitation Supervisor, the measure is i...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

Board of Adjustment/Planning and Zoning - Meeting time change

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The Board
of Adjustment/Planning and Zoning Commission has a new meeting time.
 Effective June 4, 2018, allmeetings will be at 6:28/6:30 P.M. All public hearings will be scheduled prior
to the meetings as needed.  If you have any que...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

DPVFD STATION 2 OPEN HOUSE

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Come visit us May 29th from 6PM-8PM at station 2 and take a look at the city's new ladder truck, take photos, meet firefighters and medics, and learn about fire safety - all while enjoying some light refreshments. 

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

VISIT DEER PARK

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Situated along Highway 225E and resting between Pasadena and La Porte, our community contributes greatly to the success of the Houston area. We invite you to visit Deer Park, the 'Birthplace of Texas.'

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Wally Wise Guy

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Visit Wally Wise Guy and learn more about Shelter In Place......

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

4th Fest

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Our  Annual  4th Fest  is  an event  to  be remembered. Not  only  do  we  have  the  best fireworks  display  in  the &...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

19th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance

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On  June  16, dads  and  their  daughters  can enjoy  a  Cinderella  themed  evening  at  the DaddyDaughter  Dance!  Join &nb...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Independence 5k & 10k Run/Walk

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On  Saturday,  June  30,  join  us  for  our  annual Independence  5K  Run/Walk,  10K Run  andKid's  Patriotic  Mile.   ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

National Public Works Week

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May 20th thru May 26th is National Public Works Week. The theme this year is “The Power of Public Works” which gives voice to the impact the many facets of public works have on modern civilization. From providing clean water to dispo...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Transfer Station – Notice to users

Citizen advisory general

Effective June 1, 2018, Deer
Park residents and businesses are advised that dual-axle/commercial trailerswill not be permitted access to the Transfer Station, located at 610 Underwood.

According to Ben Alexander,
Sanitation Supervisor, the measure is i...

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Public Works
Posted on: December 13, 2017

What do I need to know about building in Deer Park?

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Do you need a permit? What is the building code? Can I do the work myself? Find out these answers and more..

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Report a Street Light Outage

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Have you noticed a street light out? Follow this link to report the outage to CenterPoint. You can find the light by map or type in the 6 digit number on the light pole.

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