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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Pratt Truss Bridge History

Bridge with Historical Marker at Battleground Golf Course

Check out our new video exploring the history of Deer Park's Pratt Truss Bridge!

In 1892, Simeon Henry West founded the City of Deer Park. At around the same time, a pin-connected iron truss bridge was built over the Leon River in Coryell County. 104 year...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Battleship Texas Closes to the Public on August 26

Battleship

According to the Battleship Texas State Historic Site, the Battleship Texas will close to the public on August 26. Read their press release for more information. 

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

"Fall, Felines, and FUN" Cat Show

Cat Show Graphic - Tickets on sale now!

The Gulf Coast Feline Foundation and the City of Deer Park will host the second annual “Fall, Felines, and Fun” Cat Show on September 7-8, 2019 at the Jimmy Burke Activity Center in Deer Park, Texas.

This show will be another exciting e...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Deer Park City Council Chambers equipped with a Telecoil Hearing Loop

Hearing Loop photo 2 - Sign in Council chambers

Individuals with hearing loss are advised that the Deer Park City Council Chambers – located in City Hall at 710 E. San Augustine – is equipped with a Telecoil Hearing Loop.

Telecoil or “t-coil” was first developed f...

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