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Waste Connections continues Harvey debris pickup


Free Hurricane Harvey debris collection by the City of Friendswood trash collection vendor, Waste Connections has ended. For those who are still in the recovery or remodeling phase, Waste Connectio...

Friendswood ranks well in a post-Harvey analysis


Following their analysis of government data and consumer reviews, using “advanced algorithms and statistical techniques,” Niche.com has recently ranked Friendswood as the 25th “Be...

Women: Enroll in July RAD Training


R.A.D. is a program of realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women. The R.A.D. System is a comprehensive, fifteen hour, women-only course that begins with awareness, prevention, risk re...

Downtown Economic Development Corporation asking for resident’s feedback


Everyone is invited to attend two public meetings hosted by the Friendswood Downtown Economic Development Corporation. The meetings are on Thursday, July 26, and Thursday, August 23 at 7 p.m. at Fr...

Blackhawk Blvd. reconstruction


If you drive on Blackhawk Boulevard in Friendswood: beginning Monday (June 18), reconstruction begins. It is scheduled to last until fall 2019, depending upon the weather. Please use caution, espec...

Friendswood EMS is Gold Plus, again


For the second year in a row, the Friendswood Volunteer Fire Department’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) division has been recognized with the American Heart Association’s Mission: Li...

Environmental Report released


In response to the inquiries received at the June 4 Friendswood City Council meeting, the City is disseminating the Phase II Environmental Report commissioned by the Harris County Flood Contro...

Friendswood Library receives Excellence Award


For the fourth consecutive year, the Friendswood Library has been honored with the Achievement of Library Excellence Award from the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association. The award recogniz...

Harris County, Friendswood residents


Harris County, Friendswood residents: Harris County has begun scheduling a series of 23 community engagement meetings to solicit public input on an expected $2.5 billion bond issue that County Judg...

2018 Veterans Photo from the Memorial Day Ceremony



Friendswood Pool Opening, Friday May 26 at 1 p.m.


Free admission on Monday, May 28 and July 4. The pool is at 900 Cedarwood Drive. CLICK FOR DETAILS

Statement by Mayor Mike Foreman


On behalf of the City Council and residents of Friendswood, I want to express our condolences to those affected by the terrible tragedy today at Santa Fe High School. This is a heartbreaking day fo...

Consider Flood Insurance


As residents prepare for hurricanes and other potential threats, the City of Friendswood wants to stress to all residents the value of flood insurance, and how to get it. Floods are the most common...

FEMA Mitigation advice


The City of Friendswood reminds residents that home improvement stores and FEMA mitigation specialists are teaming up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stro...

Friendswood EMS rated top level in Texas


Friendswood’s Volunteer EMS has been recognized as achieving the Gold Level of Readiness for the Texas EMS for Children State Partnership Voluntary EMS Pediatric Readiness program. Frien...

Friendswood moves up on safest cities and suburbs list


Using the latest analysis of FBI data, Friendswood has ranked high on two new “safest” lists. The website “NeighborhoodScout.com” has named Friendswood as the safest ...