They blame faulty water meters.
Friendswood has a more stable population than surrounding cities, so development looks different, according to councilmembers.
The rule was meant to preserve the exterior of historic buildings, but now some store owners are worried it means they keep their plants.
A big part of the problem is that many young people just don’t know about the opportunities in the maritime industry, officials say.
Salvation Army of Galveston County for two years received emergency funds from divisional headquarters, but must now raise all funds locally to meet the organization's ongoing budgetary needs.
The sandhill cranes have returned to the island for winter roosting, and the Holiday With the Cranes festival kicks off Saturday with Keanna Leonard, nationally-know crane expert, shining a light on their behaviors and the annual migration.