The seawall parking program has generated more than $83,000 for the city since it began last summer, according to reports made by the state’s General Land Office. Through Feb. 28, the city’s Beach User Fee Fund had a balance of $83,430. That money, according to the report, is what the city will use for capital projects.
LEAGUE CITY — Many of the first immigrants to establish themselves in Galveston County in the early 1900s were from Italy. A little-known tidbit about the county’s Italian-born immigrants is that many were from the town of Cercenasco in the Piedmont area of Italy, a community about 15 miles southeast of Turin.