News Release


Archived News
  • survey-thumb

    H-GAC conducts transportation survey

    H-GAC is conducting a survey regarding unmet community transportation needs, perceptions and attitudes.

    01/19/2017 4:49 p.m.

  • candidate-filing-thumb

    File for place on May 2017 Election Ballot

    Information packets for candidates interested in filing for a place on the ballot for the May 6, 2017 City Council Election are now available

    01/19/2017 8:24 a.m.

  • intersection

    City looks to add more flashing yellow arrows

    Traffic Operations has completed the first year of a three year program to install Flashing Left Turn arrows throughout the City

    01/17/2017 2:53 p.m.

  • thumbnail concert

    Pearland Super Weekend includes free concert headlined by RaeLynn

    Pearland gears up for a Pearland Super Weekend celebration as the Big Game approaches at NRG Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 5.

    01/17/2017 10:27 a.m.

  • portman thumb

    Pearland appoints new Emergency Management Coordinator

    Today, the Pearland Fire Department is announcing the appointment of Allen Portman to the newly formed Emergency Management Coordinator position. Portman will join the City beginning Monday, January 30.

    01/17/2017 9:46 a.m.

  • Comm-Dev-THUMB

    New population estimate released with Community Development Report

    Population in the Pearland city limits, officially 45,571 in the 2000 Census, is now estimated at 119,700.

    01/13/2017 10:45 a.m.

  • gavel-thumb

    City seeks applicants for vacancies on boards and commissions

    The City depends on specialized boards and commissions, staffed by residents. Are you interested in becoming a board member?

    01/12/2017 3:57 p.m.

  • capitol-thumb

    City compiles annual Legislative Agenda

    The City of Pearland has compiled a Legislative Agenda in preparation for the 85th Texas State Legislative Session. The purpose of this document is to establish a set of position statements regarding issues that may come up during the Legislative Session.

    01/12/2017 11:08 a.m.

  • thumb-soc

    Mayor Tom Reid to deliver 2017 State of the City

    Pearland Mayor Tom Reid will deliver the annual State of the City address on Feb. 9 at the First Church.

    01/09/2017 4:15 p.m.

  • surveypeople-thumb

    Pearland to participate in National Citizen Survey

    The City of Pearland is asking residents to participate in The National Citizen Survey, a city-wide initiative to allow residents to rate the quality of life in the city and their perception of City government.

    01/09/2017 2:25 p.m.

  • independence-park-SIGNAGE-THUMB

    Independence Park Phase 1 awarded Honorable mention

    City of Pearland Parks & Recreation recently received a notable award from the Houston-Galveston Area Council

    01/05/2017 5:08 p.m.

  • fireworks-img---THUMB

    Reminder: Fireworks are not allowed in Pearland

    The possession or use of fireworks within the city limits of the City of Pearland is illegal.

    12/29/2016 9:46 a.m.

  • centennialpark

    Centennial Park Phase II enters construction

    With coordinated efforts from multiple projects, groups and staff, design work for Centennial Park Phase II, which began in 2013, is complete and construction will soon begin.

    12/21/2016 11:12 a.m.

  • independence-park---THUMB

    Independence Park design will include amphitheater, enhanced lighting & more

    The $4 million project to redesign Independence Park will go out to bid in March 2017, with construction to conclude in May 2018.

    12/19/2016 11:20 a.m.

  • StreetPaving

    Pavement Marking Project creates safer streets

    In September, City Council approved a $240,000 unit cost contract for pavement marking services. Since then, 7 street intersections have received brand new markings as part of the Pavement Marking Program and more are scheduled for remarking.

    12/19/2016 9:52 a.m.

  • OrangeStreetServiceCenter

    Construction on the Orange Street Service Center set to begin in March

    Design plans for Phase 1A of the renovation of the Orange Street Service Center, which currently houses Public Works Administration, Fire Station 1 and the Parks Maintenance Division, have made progress and design plans should be complete this month.

    12/19/2016 9:39 a.m.

  • fire thumb

    Pearland hiring full time Firefighter/Paramedics

    Become a Pearland firefighter and join the ranks of the brave men and women who serve the Pearland community. The City offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity for full time applicants pursuing a career in fire protection and emergency medical services.

    12/14/2016 8:22 a.m.

  • police-thumb

    Pearland Police hiring officers to protect and serve

    Are you ready to protect and serve? Become a Pearland Police Officer and join the ranks of the brave men and women who serve the Pearland community. The City offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity for qualified Police Officer applicants. The Pearland Police Department is a growing, professional department with many opportunities for advancement. The Department currently has 164 sworn police positions. The scheduled test date for interested applicants is Saturday, Jan. 21, but applicants must apply online by Jan. 4.

    12/12/2016 2:12 p.m.

  • christmastree

    Don't flock, recycle your Christmas tree

    Before you buy a live Christmas tree this year think about how you want to dispose of it. The environmentally responsible way is to keep the tree out of the landfill.

    12/12/2016 10:15 a.m.

  • theft suspect thumb

    Package theft suspect arrested

    A 23-year-old female that gained internet infamy for stealing packages from a porch in Pearland has been arrested. On December 1st 2016 Pearland Police responded to a past theft of packages.

    12/06/2016 4:40 p.m.