A couple of reps from CCISD were there to give a sales pitch on the new bond election coming up. Good news, if you're over 65 no tax hike for you. Bad news, well see the previous statement. In all fairness it sounds like a good thing going the mind boggling growth of Galveston County. If you've lived here for more than 6 or 7 years you know what I'm talking about. Find out more at CCISD.EDU
A Veterans Memorial being fronted by Councilman Solmansson has the OK and is moving fwd.
Councilwoman and Mayor pro tem Fenwick Wants everyone to get ready for Lemonade Day. It's on the 26th, this Sunday.
When's the last time you drove down Grove? Time to rejoice, the Speed humps have been reduced. You no longer need oxygen to get over them.
The city is working to replace all the burnt out Street lights.
There was no one from the Civic Club to give any news.
J Scott Jr. was there to report on ongoing shenanigans at the bot ramp.
All the waterfront lease issues were resolved and the EDC/Sidewalk Brands issue has been tabled pending review. Oh and the second May meeting has been moved to Monday the 15th to accommodate the "election".
So, here I am finishing up a power washing job for a neighbor when I notice all these tiny little shadows dancing on the slab. I look up to see what the heck is going on and...Honey Bees. LOTS of Honey bees. I called the neighbor down to point out her new guests and yes, she has known about them for weeks but was uncertain how to deal with them.
Recognize that neighbor in the first pic? He's telling the guys in the bunny suits to be careful no doubt. Here's what happens when you are he one without a bunny suit. POW! right in the kisser!! That'll learn ya.
Here's a few numbers to call if you ever have the need.
Cell: (832) 285-2708
Dickinson TX 77539
Free swarm removal within 20 miles from Dickinson. Further out gas allowance/tip appreciated. No cut outs of structures. Will remove bees safely and relocate to a good home.
Cell: (409) 795-8671
Santa Fe TX 77517
TX Department of Agriculture licensed Apiary. Free swarm capture, removals for fee, can do limited reconstruction. Free phone/text estimates. Service call fees applied to removal. Call and leave msg if no answer or text with particulars.
The Bee Wrangler
Alvin TX 77511
Website thebeewrangler.comSwarm removal – 60.00 Bee relocation-from homes you keep your honey – 120-300 depending on location. Trees with bees can be relocated by cutting limb along with tree service on “bee trees” in co-operation with Andrew at MytreesHouston.net. I keep bees with NO chemicals in hives or corn syrup/sugar fed to bees. Honey sold to Zelko Bistro in Houston only. This is my only business and I CARE. Insects are our allies, all insects. I relocate wasps as well.