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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Congratulations to Baytown’s latest Civic Academy

Civic Academy Graduates

Congratulations to Baytown’s latest Civic Academy. Each academy group has the opportunity to meet with city employees to get an up-close view of what happens to keep our community operating. Members are able to get behind-the-scene tours of the ...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: May 18, 2022

National Public Works Week

Public Works Week

This week we honor Baytown’s Public Works and Engineering team. Mayor Pro-Tem Chris Presley joined members of the team to issue a proclamation for National Public Works week. Public Works professionals are vital for keeping our community operati...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Emergency Medical Services Week

Emergency Medical Services Week

We honor our local heroes who are ready, in an instant, to save lives. May 15-21 is Emergency Medical Services Week. Mayor Pro-Tem Chris Presley and Fire Chief Kenneth Dobson were on hand to honor our EMS staff who are truly our front-line heroes. Their d...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Disc Golf and Events at Evergreen Park

Golf Course Update

There are a lot of changes coming for Evergreen Park, but not before celebrating disc golf and several other events.

The good news is that disc golf and ball golf will be in Baytown in the near future and beyond.

DISC GOLF AND EVENTS AT EVERGREEN PARK

Disc g...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth Lineup

It’s not the same old song from the City of Baytown, unless you’re talking about one of the Four Tops biggest hits. The band is headlining this year’s Juneteenth Weekend Celebration on June 18th. This free event at Bicentenni...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Baytown’s Hard-Working City Clerks

Municipal Clerks Week

We are recognizing Baytown’s hard-working City Clerks as part of Municipal Clerks Week. Our clerks do it a lot of behind-the-scenes work in order to keep the City operating. They are the professional link between citizens, city council, and agen...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: April 22, 2022

City to Begin Negotiations in Connection with Existing Work on Sanitary Sewer Overflows

official update

               The City of Baytown today announced that the City will undertake discussions with the EPA and the State of Texas in connection with work on the City’s sanitar...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Town Square Improvements

Town Square Improvements

Please excuse our mess as some much-needed improvements are coming to Town Square. This enhancement project is to replace the overall look of Baytown’s Town Square to increase programming and usage, while reducing the costs of operation and main...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: April 14, 2022

New Sculpture Trail Brings Excitement and Culture

Public Art Sculptures

Walking down Texas Avenue has been transformed into the latest art display in Baytown. The Sculpture Trail is a mix of 20 unique statues, featuring artists from across the country and Canada, who drove thousands of miles to bring their artwork to Town Squ...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Golf Course: Your Questions Answered

Golf Course questions answered

As a City, we want you to receive accurate information on projects, especially the ones that interest you the most. One of those is the proposed T-36 at Baytown golf course at the former Evergreen location. 

Our goal is to be transparent while pro...

Your Questions Answered Here

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

The Baytown Voice!

Voice Cover

Get ready for a new way to find out what’s happening in Baytown. We are proud to present the launch of the Baytown Voice, a new community magazine designed to give you important updates within the city in an informative and entertaining way. The...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: February 24, 2022

2022 July 3rd & 4th Celebration

4thCover

Stop, collaborate, and share this story because the City of Baytown’s Parks and Recreation Department has brought another high-caliber, 4th Of July Celebration to Bicentennial Park.

Click here to watch the announcement

The featur...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Black History Month continues...

Singleton

Black History Month has come to an end but our series wouldn’t be complete without the mention of a man who has worked countless hours to keep the history of Baytown’s George Washington Carver High School alive.

If you spend a few minut...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: February 22, 2022

Black History Month continues...

Document

She has delivered more than 5,000 babies, most of those here in Baytown. To say Dr. Rosalyn Gayle has made an impact on the community is a strong understatement. That’s why we are honoring her as we recognize Black History Month.

Rosalyn is a native Texan,...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Black History Month continues...

Baytown Celebrates BHM (1)

We continue our series celebrating Black History Month and those who have made an impact on Baytown. This week we recognize an accomplished Carver High School graduate who had an important role in designing the B-1 Lancer and B1B Bomber.

Houston Fontenot J...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Former Ambassador Alfred F. Fonteneau

Fonteneau

Our celebration of Black History Month continues as the City of Baytown recognizes American Diplomat and former Ambassador to Bahrain, Alfred F. Fonteneau.

How many people can say they were honored by Presidents Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan and George Walke...

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Public Affairs
Posted on: February 1, 2022

Black History Month

Baytown Celebrates BHM

February is Black History Month and the City of Baytown is recognizing some of the community’s important leaders through a series of articles featured on the City’s website.

We kick off the month showcasing George Washington Carver High School. The school,...

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