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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Sugar Land’s Memorial Day Ceremony to Salute Fallen Soldiers

Sugar Land, TX - Sugar Land will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, at Sugar Land Memorial Park, 15300 University Blvd., to commemorate those who died in active military service.  Admission is free and open to the public.

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

GO Bond Public Safety Project Set to Begin

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land City Council recently approved a $727,500 architectural contract to design the second phase of a public safety training facility located near Sugar Land Regional Airport.

The project was included in a $90.76 million bo...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Police Chief Announces Retirement After 33 Years of Public Service

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land Police Chief Eric Robins plans to retire on June 1.

His 33 years of public service includes 30 at SLPD with four years as its police chief. 

“I’d like to thank Eric for his unwavering servic...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Sugar Land Unveils New Sculpture in Lonnie Green Park

Sugar Land, TX – The city of Sugar Land recently unveiled Crush, the Alligator, a new sculpture bench installed in Lonnie Green Park.

The seating sculpture is composed of repurposed scrap steel propane tanks and was designed as a climate conscious artwork ...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Spring into May at Art of Wining and Dining

Sugar Land, TX – The Art of Wining and Dining is set for Sunday, May 1, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Sugar Land Town Square. 

The event is a perfect way to enjoy a Sunday with a taste of brunch and bubbly and celebrate the start of summer.&...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 21, 2022

City to Deliver Projects Identified by Citizens for Economic Development, Recreation

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land City Council recently approved agreements for new recreational and adventure amenities at Brazos River Park. 

The agreements with Go Ape Tree Top Adventures and American Ramp Company will provide ziplines, cli...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2022

GO Bond Mobility Project Set to Begin

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land City Council recently approved a $250,000 design contract and a $1.6 million agreement with Fort Bend County for work associated with the widening of University Boulevard.

The initial phase of the project will focus on...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Sugar Land’s Eagle Plaza Installation Complete

Sugar Land, TX – The Sugar Land Parks and Recreation Department in association with the Sugar Land Legacy Foundation and Sugar Land 4B Corporation recently completed Phase II of the Eagle Plaza Project located inside of Sugar Land Memorial Park....

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Amanda Davis Named Top Texas Dispatcher

Sugar Land, TX – The Texas National Emergency Number Association (NENA) recently named Public Safety Dispatcher Amanda Davis the 2021 Training Professional of the Year.

The Texas NENA board recognized Davis for the creation and implementation of ...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 8, 2022

The Art of Wining and Dining Coming to Sugar Land Town Square

Sugar Land, TX – Head to the plaza at Sugar Land Town Square on May 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a taste of brunch and bubbly.

Enjoy a variety of bites from Town Square’s most popular restaurants, browse local artisans’ handcr...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 7, 2022

Applications open for Legislative Citizens Task Force

Sugar Land, TX – Applications for the city of Sugar Land’s Legislative Citizens Task Force (LTF) are open through May 8 at 11:59 p.m.  

Interested residents and businesses should submit completed applications via the city&r...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: April 6, 2022

Citizen-Approved Drainage Project to Begin in Riverbend

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land City Council recently approved a $2.5 million drainage project to address street flooding in Riverbend.

The drainage work was included in four general obligation bond propositions totaling $90.76 million decisively app...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Warrant Sweep set for March

Sugar Land, TX – Anyone with outstanding Sugar Land Municipal Court citations can avoid the embarrassment of being arrested at home, work or school by quickly taking care of their citations.  

The Sugar Land Police Department will conduc...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Sugar Land Crime Rate Second Lowest on Record

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land’s crime rate for 2021 was the second lowest on record. The results were included in the Sugar Land Police Department’s 2021 Annual Report.  

Crimes included in the calculation are homicide,...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: March 2, 2022

Sugar Land Delivers on Commitment to GO Bond Projects

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land City Council recently approved $359,451 for a drainage study and design services for Covington Woods drainage improvements.

The project is intended to decrease street flooding in the Covington West and Imperial Woods n...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2022

Sugar Land to Celebrate Arts, Cultures with International Art & Kite Festival

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land’s International Art & Kite Festival on March 26 will cheerfully celebrate different cultures around the world. 

This festival will be held at Brazos River Park, 18424 Southwest Freeway, and will ...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2022

Chess Fest to Bring Chess Enthusiasts to Sugar Land Town Square

Sugar Land, TX – The city of Sugar Land will partner with The Chess Refinery to host an outdoor chess festival on Saturday, March 5, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Sugar Land Town Square.

 Casual and avid chess players and enthusiasts are we...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Sugar Land Requests Regional Artists for Traffic Box Wrap Designs

Sugar Land, TX – The city of Sugar Land is requesting proposals from regional artists to design wraps for up to 13 traffic boxes throughout Sugar Land. 

This is the third phase of the Traffic Box Wrap project, with previous rounds instal...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2022

Food Truck Events are back in 2022

Sugar Land, TX – Sugar Land is bringing back an exciting lineup of Food Truck Events with several series taking place in community parks throughout the year. From Yappy Hours to Bikes and Brews, there’s sure to be an event for anyone and everyone, includi...

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2022 News Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Sugar Land to Host Senior Center Needs Study Open House

Sugar Land, TX – The city of Sugar Land Parks and Recreation Department is inviting the community to make their voice heard for the Senior Center Needs Study at a public input open house on Wednesday, Jan. 26, from 6-8 p.m., at Sugar Land City Hall, 2700 ...

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