Invitation: An Open House for the Aransas County Courthouse

You are cordially invited to an Open House for the Aransas County Courthouse. When: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Where: 2840 Highway 35 North – Harbor Oaks Village Shopping Center Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm Please join us to meet the Elected Officials of Aransas County and learn about the function that each department performs.   Courthouse Read More …

Public Service Announcement: Aransas County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Action Plan Proposed Annexation of the Aransas County Navigation District

Public Service Announcement Aransas County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Action Plan Proposed Annexation of the Aransas County Navigation District March 1, 2018 Aransas County is sponsoring an annex of the Aransas County Navigation District to the adopted Multi-Jurisdictional Mitigation Action Plan, or Plan. Mitigation is defined by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as sustained actions Read More …

TWIA Claim Assistance Workshops scheduled for next week

Next week, Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) will begin hosting monthly Claims Assistance Workshops to provide in-person claims assistance to policyholders on the coast. On Tuesday, February 27, and Wednesday, February 28, They will hold their first workshops at the community center in Portland and the Women’s Club of Aransas County, respectively. We invite policyholders Read More …

The Process Moves Forward

Another milestone is reached today with the demolition of the county courthouse in Rockport. Judge Mills took the first bite to usher in a new era for Aransas County. County staff are currently pursuing funding and will be working to issue request for qualifications soon to develop designs for the new courthouse.   

Governor Requests Federal Govt. to Protect the Fishing Industry of the Texas Coastline

Governor Abbott Requests Recognition of a Federal Fishery Resources Disaster Feb 17, 2018 Governor Greg Abbott recently wrote to U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross asking him to recognize a federal fishery resources disaster along the Texas Gulf Coast as it recovers from Hurricane Harvey. “The magnitude of Hurricane Harvey’s impact on recreational and commercial fisheries Read More …

Town Hall Thursday, December 21st @ 6PM!

Aransas County Long-Term Recovery Team will be holding a Town Hall meeting for local residents to address any questions or concerns regarding the recovery efforts within Aransas County. The Town Hall will be held at the Aquarium at Rockport Harbor Education Center, 706 Navigation Circle, Rockport TX 78382 on Thursday, December 21st at 6:00PM. As Read More …