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    Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, October 10, 2019
    ACC to Host Fall Festival on October 26   Alvin Community College will host its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 26 on the college campus. The event includes games, arts and crafts and food booths sponsored by local businesses and campus clubs and organizations. The Fall Festival started more than 40 years ago to provide an alternative to trick or treating on Halloween, the ACC Fall ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Thursday, October 10, 2019
    ACC Receives Mobile Go Grant Recruiting students requires the ability to reach out to them wherever they may be and present the information in order for them to make the right choice for their education. Alvin Community College was recently awarded a $150,540 from the Texas Pioneer Foundation to participate in the Mobile Go Project. The grant will fund a mobile computer lab to act as a ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Monday, October 07, 2019
    AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced Commissioner George P. Bush and the Texas General Land Office will lead a historic, comprehensive resiliency and disaster mitigation program, funded by more than $4 billion in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant for Mitigation (CDBG-MIT). The comprehensive program will prioritize large-scale, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, October 02, 2019
    REP. ED THOMPSON PROMOTES THE TEXAS HIGH SCHOOL AEROSPACE SCHOLARS PROGRAM  AUSTIN – Representative Ed Thompson announced he is accepting applications for the Texas High School Aerospace Scholars program.  “The Texas High School Aerospace Scholars program is unique interactive online course on space exploration, Earth science, technology, mathematics, and aeronautics offered through NASA,” ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, September 30, 2019
    ACC Regents Approve Tax Rate   Alvin Community College regents unanimously approved the 2019-20 fiscal year tax rate during their meeting on September 26. The new rate of 18.58 cents per $100 of property value is a 7.12 percent increase over the effective tax rate. The tax rate includes the Maintenance and Operations rate of 17.14 cents and the voter-approved debt rate of 1.44 cents. Regents ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Education
    Wednesday, August 21, 2019
    Every November following a legislative session, the voters will have an opportunity to vote on proposed constitutional amendments to the Texas Constitution. On July 23rd, Deputy Secretary of State Joe Esparza drew the ballot order for the ten proposed amendments that will appear on the November 5, 2019 ballot. In order for these amendments to appear on the ballot, they must have received at least ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Political, Press Release, Economic