From the Archives Jan. 30:

  • In 1914, city commissioners did not take action on a resolution to request that the chief of police resign.
  • In 1914, the flood relief committee requested an additional $5,000.
  • In 1964, Galveston County grew 12 percent in a four-year term, according to a Research Council report. 
  • In 1964, the Citizens Traffic Commission was working on an ordinance to regulate ambulances on city streets in Galveston.
  • In 1989, the Galveston Traffic Commission conducted a hearing on a proposal to ban curbside parking on the south side of Seawall Boulevard from Sixth to 61st streets.


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