By City Of La Marque
La Marque, Texas, January 10, 2018 — “Let’s Paint the
Town” is a home improvement and city beautification program
proudly presented by City of La Marque’s Keep La
Marque Beautiful Commission that provides exterior paint
and discounted supplies to homeowners who live in La
Marque, Texas. Applications are being accepted through
March 30, 2018.
The program isn’t new to La Marque. In 2016, 71 homeowners
applied for “Let’s Paint the Town”. According to
City of La Marque Revitalization Specialist Chiquetter
Clayton, the application process is easy and City staff are
standing by to help.
“Applying for the program is simple,” said Clayton. “It is
a one-page application that can be mailed or dropped off
at City Hall. Qualified applicants will be given a voucher to
obtain the free paint and the house must be painted within
four months. We are excited to give La Marque homeowners
a little boost in their efforts to keep our city beautiful.”
The applicants must:
Live in La Marque, Texas
Own and reside in the house to be painted
Have an established City of La Marque utility account
for the house
Own one residential property with an existing structure
All labor must be accomplished or provided by the
homeowner, but Keep La Marque Beautiful Commission
is working on a volunteer base to help citizens who aren’t
able to do the physical labor, or aren’t able to pay for a
Before and after photos are required.
The house and garage must be prepared for painting.
Approved applicants have their choice of approved
in-store paint colors from Lowe’s in Texas City. No color
matching is allowed and applicants may not pay extra to
upgrade the paint color, brand or grade.
The amount of paint to be given to the homeowner will
be based on the size and material of the house. Brick
houses, for example, will only be given paint for the trim
or other painted surfaces, not including the brick.
After the house is painted, a Keep La Marque Beautiful
Commissioner will perform an onsite inspection of the
There are no income qualifications for this program. For
information, or to have an application mailed or emailed to
you, call 409-938-9256.
Mail completed applications and supporting documents
City of La Marque
1111 Bayou Road
La Marque, Texas
By City Of La Marque