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Deer Park Police Department

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Paws4Police Family Fun Dog Walk


Mark your calendars for Tuesday, July 4th from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. for the Paws4Police Family Fun Dog Walk. Paws4Police will be the kick off to 4th fest activities. For more information and to register for the event go to

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Deer Park Public Library

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Friends of the Deer Park Public Library to host reception honoring heirs of Simeon West

Simeon West founded the city of Deer Park in 1892, making 2017 Deer Park’s 125th anniversary. To celebrate this momentous occasion, The Friends of Deer Park Public Library are hosting a reception to honor the living heirs of Simeon West. &nb...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Summer Reading Program

Everyone is welcome to join Deer Park Public Library's Summer Reading Program and help Build a Better World! Registration begins May 30th!

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

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Economic Development

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Deer Park ranks #17 in the Country - Best Places to Start a Business

WalletHub’s analysts compared the business-friendliness of 1,261 small-sized cities to determine the best overall for launching an enterprise, and Deer Park ranked #17. See the full article here.Read on...
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Happy 5th Anniversary to Brisket House in Deer Park

Brisket House is celebrating their fifth anniversary in Deer Park at 3217 Center St. They are regularly recognized as one of the best barbeque restaurants in Houston by The Houston Press and the Houston Chronicle, and their highly acclaimed pitmaster, Way...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Credeur's Cajun Cookin' is now in Deer Park

Credeur’s Cajun Cookin’ recently relocated from their Pasadena location to 6915 Spencer Highway, near the corner of Spencer and Glenwood Drive. Owner Barry Credeur is originally from Lake Charles, LA.  He and his wife, Tracy, ...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2017

Planet Fitness is now open!

Planet Fitness is now open at 3601 Center Street in the old H-E-B building (currently being redeveloped into Deer Park Marketplace shopping center at the corner of Center St. and Pasadena Blvd.)  Planet Fitness prides itself as being a &ldquo...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2017

Chipotle Mexican Grill is now open!

Deer Park is now home to Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant, which recently opened at 8035 Spencer Highway (next door to 1000 Degrees Pizza and close to Starbuck’s). When Chipotle opened its first restaurant over 20 years ago in 1993, th...Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2016

New Retail Center Coming to Deer Park

The Junction at Deer Park shopping center was recently announced. This 40-acre retail center will be near the intersection of East Blvd. and Spencer Highway (just east of the new H-E-B). The center will consist of several buildings, the first of which is ...Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2016

Bush's Chicken Now Open

Bush’s Chicken has arrived in Deer Park at 8055 Spencer Highway in College Park Plaza (across the street from San Jacinto College). This family-friendly, community-oriented restaurant labels itself as the industry’s fastest drive-through and also offers c...Read on...

Emergency Management Services

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

City of Deer Park encourages residents to be prepared for Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season officially begins on Thursday, June 1, and the City of Deer Park wants all citizens to be prepared.

According to Mayor Jerry Mouton, the City utilizes a variety of methods and information channels to provide preparedness information to res...

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

Fire Control, Prevention and Emergency Medical Services District info.

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The City of Deer Park recently updated its information page on the Fire Control, Prevention and Emergency Medical Services District (FCPEMSD). The page includes information about the district’s establishment and accomplishments achieved over the last seve...Read on...

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Posted on: July 23, 2015

Schedule a fire prevention program today!

Is your organization interested in fire prevention education? The City of Deer Park Fire Marshal’s Office offers fire prevention programs for senior centers, scout troops, or any other community group.
Fire prevention programs may be scheduled by submitt...Read on...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Congratulations to the 2017 Deer Park High School baseball team - State Championship winners!

The City of Deer Park is pleased to congratulate the 2017 Deer Park High School baseball team, who won the UIL AAAAAA State Championship on Saturday, June 10th with a 7-2 win over San Antonio Reagan. According to the Deer Park Independent School ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Mark your calendars for Fourth Fest and Paws4Police!

Join us for the annual Fourth Fest event, with live music, food, a patriotic decorating contest, a full-scale fireworks show and much more. The event will be held at the Jimmy Burke Activity Center, located at 500 W. 13th Street, beginning at 5 p.m., with...Read on...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Concerts in the Park - All summer beginning June 9, continuing each Thursday

The Parks and Recreation Concerts in the Park series begins Friday, June 9 with Sunny Sweeney and continues each subsequent Thursday through August 10. Visit the Parks and Recreation Department's Facebook page for updated information each week!Read on... Additional Info...

Public Works

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Do you have an open ditch in your front yard you would like to have closed in?

If you live in an older part of town, there is a good chance that you have an open drainage ditch in your front yard. A lot of residents choose to have culverts installed so they can cover the ditch and have a larger front yard area and a closed drainage ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Be Considerate for Safety Sake!

 As you probably already know, residential sanitation pick up here at the city is done by dedicated city-employee sanitation staff, not outside contractors.   Many of these employees are your friends and neighbors here at the ci...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Prevent Clogged Drains & Sewer Overflows

Disposal of fats, oils, and greases (F.O.G.) down your household fixtures can cause health hazards, create an unwelcome clogged sink or toilet, and cost you and your city a lot of extra money. Blockages accounts for almost half, at 43%, of all sanitary s...Read on...
Posted on: November 10, 2016

Don't Forget Heavy Trash Pick Up Starts Each Wednesday

Every Wednesday is reserved for heavy trash pickup. Occasionally, the volume of heavy trash will require more than one day to service the whole city. In this case, the remainder of heavy trash will be picked up by Friday.

Types of Items Items such as yar...Read on...