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Posted on: September 13, 2018

PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK

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On October 27, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. you can drop off your unused or unwanted prescription medication at the Deer Park Police Department 2911 Center, Deer Park, Tx. Needles will be accepted at this location.

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Pasadena Citizen's Police Academy Back the Blue Fun Run

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The Pasadena Citizen's Police Academy Alumni Association is hosting a 1k and 5k Back the Blue Fun Run February 9, 2019.

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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: October 1, 2018

Hoopla Digital is now available at Deer Park Public Library

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Deer Park Public Library is excited to announce our newest eMedia service – hoopla Digital.  Hoopla provides instant access to a variety of content with no waiting and no overdue fines.  Hoopla provides streaming movies, TV shows, music,...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Deer Park Public Library to Participate in Gulf Coast Reads

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Deer Park Public Library will be a participating institution in the annual Gulf Coast Reads initiative. The purpose of the program is to bring communities in the Upper Texas Gulf Coast Region together by encouraging residents to read and discuss a chosen ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Featured Friday: The Monster We Have learned to Love: Frankenstein’s Monster in Popular Culture

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Just in time for Halloween, we explore Frankenstein in popular culture.  Dr. Garth Jowett of the University of Houston will examine how the famed monster created by Dr. Frankenstein was changed over the years to become the most recognized and sym...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Deer Park Public Library partners with Recorded Books to offer streaming movie & TV service

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Deer Park Public Library, in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the availability of online streaming services Acorn TV, IndieFlix, Qello Concerts, the Great Courses Library Collection, and Pongalo...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

MobilePrint Service™ Now Available at the Library

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Did your printer break down just when you need to print those concert tickets? Did you ditch your printer?  Deer Park Public Library has you covered.  With our new MobilePrint Service™, you can use your personal computer or mob...

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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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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Available in 2019

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Deer Park has two large developments under construction, both being large logistic/distribution facilities. The first is Underwood Port Logistics Center at 4600 Underwood. This 404,160 sq. ft. distribution center is being built ‘spec’ ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

It's a Matter of Taste

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Brick Oven Pizza Company is now open at 3601 Center St. in the Deer Park Marketplace retail center (next door to Planet Fitness and TexSmiles Dental). Come try their fresh pizza prepared the old-fashioned way with baked crust in a stone hearth oven. They ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Attn: Future Brides

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Belvieu Bridal is now open at 122 W. San Augustine in Deer Park (former location of Altar’d Market). In addition to their beautiful wedding gowns, they also offer wedding planning, styling and coordination services to fit your budget. The owners are Deer ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Philly Cheese Please!

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Pappa Geno’s restaurant is now open at 8035 Spencer Highway (former location of 1000 Degrees Pizza and next door to Chipotle). This is the sixth location for this family-owned business, proudly serving “Houston’s Best Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich”, plus h...

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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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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: October 4, 2018

Notice of Public Meeting – CDBG-Disaster Recovery Funding

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The City of City of Deer Park will host a public meeting to review Harris County’s Method of Distribution (MOD) for the Community Development Block Grant ‐ Disaster Recovery (CDBG‐ DR) Round 1 funds for the Hurr...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Trash bags temporarily unavailable for sale/distribution

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At this time, the City of Deer
Park is unable to sell or distribute trash bags to existing customers due to atemporary depletion of inventory.

The City is awaiting a partial delivery from the
supplier, which is anticipated for Tuesday, October 16 in th...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Five park dedications scheduled for Tuesday, October 16 - Public invited to attend!

Park dedications - October 16 at 5PM

The Deer Park Parks and Recreation Department has planned an exciting way to introduce five new parks to the community!

On Tuesday, October 16, members of the Deer Park City Council and the Parks and Recreation Commission will meet at five neighborhood par...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Citizen advisory: FY 2018-19 Tax Rate

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CITY OF DEER PARK ADOPTED A TAX
RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR'STAX RATE.

THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE
RAISED BY 4.80 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A$100,000 HOME BY ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Citizen advisory - Coupons for trash bags

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Citizen advisory:

 

Beginning this week, residential water customers will receive a yellow coupon in the mail which may be redeemed for two boxes of trash bags from the City of Deer Park.

 

The City is advising customers that, due to an erro...

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Posted on: October 14, 2018

Gift Of Christmas In Full Swing

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The Deer Park Volunteer Fire Department is currently involved in its annual Gift of Christmas Program that has been helping families during the holiday season since 1987. 

Letters announcing this year's event have already been sent out to area bus...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Flood Safety Tips

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Flooding can occur anywhere. It's important to take precautions before, during and after flooding takes place.

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Fats, Oils and Grease (FOG)

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Disposal of F.O.G. down your household fixtures can create sink, toilet and sewer overflows.

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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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