City News

Street Closure Announcement: Cedar Street grade crossing between 4th Street and Avenue C

Effective Wednesday July 26, 2017 at 7 AM, the grade crossing at Cedar Street between 4th Street and Avenue C will be closed to all traffic.  Local access will still be available for those with destinations along Cedar Street but the grade crossing will be closed.  This closure is nee
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City Sees Bump In Sales Tax Revenue

In July 2017, the City received $3,112,640 of sales tax revenue, which is 7.47% more than the City received in July of last year. This was the 10th payment for the fiscal year and represents sales from the month of May. While sales tax revenue is down overall for the 2017 fiscal year
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Beaumont Public Library announces Frozen Story Time

Do you want to hear a story?  Come on let’s go and play! Cool off and join Queen Elsa for a special story time at the downtown Beaumont Public Library on Monday, July 17 at 10:30 am. For additional information, please contact Beaumont Public Library located at 801 Main Street by calli
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Street Closure Announcement: Cole Road between Old Dowlen Road and Eastex Freeway

Effective Tuesday July 11, 2017, a small section of Cole Road between Old Dowlen Road and Eastex Freeway will be closed to through traffic.  Local access will still be available for those with destinations on Cole Road. This closure is needed to facilitate the installation of a water
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Theodore Johns Library announces Book Signing

Author Shelly Lee will be at the Theodore Johns Library on Saturday, July 8 at 1:00 pm to promote her new book. For additional information, please contact Theodore Johns Library, located at 4255 Fannett Road by calling (409) 842-5223.
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City Offices Delayed Opening Thursday Morning

Due to the changing conditions caused by Tropical Storm Cindy, the City of Beaumont will delay opening City offices until 10:00 AM on Thursday, 6/22/2017.   City officials will continue to monitor weather conditions this evening as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches landfall. Any de
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Elmo Willard Library announces Babysitting Class

The L.E.A.R.N. (Lewis Educational and Recreational Nonprofit) and the Elmo Willard Branch Library have teamed up to offer a babysitting class for participants (ages 12 – 18) on Monday, July 24 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The class will follow the American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training
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City to Establish Youth Advisory Council

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, the Beaumont City Council voted to formally establish a Beaumont Youth Advisory Council (BYAC). The BYAC will be composed of 12 students who must live in Beaumont, be in the 10th or 11th grade, and attend one of these six schools: Central High School Harmony
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Street Closure Announcement: Harrison Avenue @ 14th Street

Effective Tuesday, June 6 at 8:00 a.m., the intersection of Harrison Avenue and 14th Street will be closed. The closure will facilitate a drainage improvement project. The intersection of Harrison Avenue and 14th Street will remain closed until Friday, July 7, 2017. This intersection
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