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Safe Sitter course offered


Safe Sitter® is a program for 11-14 year olds where you will learn life-saving skills so you can be safe if you’re home alone or watching younger children. It's being offered Sat...

"Transportation 101" public meeting


"Transportation 101: What You Need to Know!" is a public meeting with an expert panel explaining what's next for Houston transportation and answering questions from Friendswood r...

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Daddy Daughter Dance is Saturday, February 2


Registration for residents begins Friday, January 4 at 8 a.m. MORE INFORMATION AT THIS LINK

Mayor's New Year's message


The first "Mayor Mike's Minute" of 2019 is a New Year's message. CLICK ON THIS LINK 

Five Star Spirit Award to Katy Blanchard


Katy Blanchard was presented the Five Star Spirit Award at the Friendswood City Council’s December meeting by City Manager Morad Kabiri.  VIEW THE PRESENTATION

Friendswood EMS Changes


The City’s adopted budget for fiscal year 2018–2019 includes $1.8 million, provided by taxes paid by Friendswood residents and other revenue sources for Firefighting and Emergency Medic...

EMS changes Frequently Asked Questions


How are Friendswood Volunteer Fire Department (FVFD) firefighting services and emergency medical services (EMS) currently paid for by residents? The City’s adopted budget for fiscal year 2018...

Volunteers Needed


Be a Parks and Recreation event volunteer. Details are at THIS LINK

Heart Walk thanks


Mayor Mike Foreman and the American Heart Association would like to thank everyone who participated in this year's Heart Walk.The "Friendswood Strong" team raised $3,610. That was the...

Blackhawk construction update


Even through a very rainy period, the construction on Blackhawk Boulevard has been steadily progressing.  New storm drains have been placed on Blackhawk, from Edenvale Street to the Cedar Gull...

Friendswood Senior Program Salutes Veterans


Veterans and their families were saluted Thursday (November 8) at the Friendswood Activity Center Veterans Day Luncheon. CLICK HERE FOR THE VIDEO Featured speakers included Mayor Pro Tem John Scott...

Boy Scout seeking retirement fund contributions


Daniel Morgan, a Friendswood High School freshman, is thinking a lot about retirement and wants your help. It’s not a career move decision; he wants to retire American flags—the proper ...

Friendswood Harvey debris reimbursement reaches 100 percent


After Harvey, City contractors removed more than 150,000 cubic yards of debris. Previously, the City of Friendswood was reimbursed more than $4.4 million by the Federal Emergency Management Agency ...

Mayor Mike's Minute about road construction


Mayor Mike's Minute about road construction is at THIS LINK.

Consecutive years of City excellence continues


In 1988, a gallon of gas was 91 cents, a dozen eggs cost 65 cents, and the City of Friendswood won its first Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. Since then, prices hav...

Residents buy new fire truck for Friendswood


There’s a new, half-million dollar fire truck on the way to Friendswood that will be paid for $6 at a time. During their November meeting, Councilmembers unanimously approved the purc...

Friendswood receives $4.4 million Harvey reimbursement


The City of Friendswood has received more than $4.4 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as reimbursement for debris removal following Hurricane Harvey. After the storm, City...

Council adopts new budget


Friendswood City Council adopted a new City Budget during their October 1 meeting. The plan, which is in effect from October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019, is highlighted by an investment in p...

Hurricane Harvey recap and future drainage projects


Friendswood Mayor Mike Foreman and League City Mayor Pat Hallisey appeared on the "Get Associated with Cathie" podcast from ACU of Texas to talk about Hurricane Harvey recovery and future...

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