City of Friendswood, Texas

Home Space News

Friendswood residents are encouraged to bring their tree limbs, grass clippings, wood, metal, appliances, and plastic to the Spring Sparkle at Centennial Park, 2200 S. Friendswood Dr., on Saturday, April 14, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Please have your ID available for proof of Friendswood residency. Spring Sparkle does not accept wet or moldy items, or hazardous waste (including tires, paint, batteries, and oil).

Spring Sparkle will have paper shredding from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, with a 200-pound limit of paper per vehicle, until the shredding truck is full. Please do not bring 3-ring binders, cardboard, floppy disks, hanging file folders, newspaper, microfiche, or video tapes for shredding.

Also Saturday, you can donate items the Keep Friendswood Beautiful (KFB) Garage Sale. On the morning of April 14 at Centennial Park, KFB accepts furniture, other household items and bicycles, but not clothing. Items can be dropped off from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

KFB also needs aquariums, dog and cat kennel carriers, clean rags, and shallow crock bowls. Those items are used by people who help rehabilitate wildlife.

Flood-damaged Homeowners Meeting

Friendswood residents who suffered flood damage to their homes are invited to an informational meeting, Tuesday, April 24 at 7 p.m. in the Municipal Courtroom at the Public Safety Building, 1600 Wh...

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...

Meet new Friendswood City Manager, Morad Kabiri

On April 14, Friendswood will have a new City Manager; Morad Kabiri. He succeeds Roger Roecker, who is retiring after 29 years with the City. Kabiri began his municipal career in Missouri Ci...

Paying City bills with a credit card will cost more

Friendswood City Council has approved passing on credit card fees incurred when paying city services to the credit card user. In Fiscal Year 2016-17, credit cards were used by customers in ...

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 “” has named Friendswood as the safest ...