NEW – Terramar Property Owners Private Page - Find Board Member information and Board Meeting Minutes here.
Coming Soon! Property owners will be emailed an invitation to create a login account. Access remains public for now.
2022 Pool dates: The pool will be open daily from May 1 - September 30. It will be closed on Tuesdays for cleaning.
Hours: 10:00 A.M. to 7:30 P.M.
Reminder: Overflow parking is not permitted at the pool area. Please park perpendicular on the road leading to the pavilion to accommodate more cars than can be adequately parked at your residence.
Mowing of Unimproved Lots
To sign up to have your UNIMPROVED lot mowed, Terramar Beach HOA asks that you sign up and pay directly with Beach Town Lawn Service(BTLS) or with your own lawn service. If you select to use BTLS, they will continue to honor the prior annual set fee of $300 for 24 mows.
To sign up for the service with BTLS, you must email BTLS directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling their office at 409-766-0942. BTLS will then invoice you directly where you can pay by Paypal or by mail.
Do not send your payment for lawn service with your HOA dues.
This service is not mandatory but as a reminder, you are required to keep the lot maintained per the deed restrictions under 4" in height and the City of Galveston's Marshals office surveys our community weekly and is known for sending failure to comply letters to those that do not maintain their lots.
Beginning Oct. 1st, 2019 King Property Management has been awarded the responsibility to handle all Terramar HOA related issues. Questions about dues, common areas, and deed restrictions can now be directed to our senior property manager, Lisa Porter at email@example.com, or reach her at 713 956-1995. You may register as a homeowner online at www.kpmtx.com. This registration gives you access to your HOA account and gives you the ability to pay dues online.
An increase in the annual HOA dues was voted on and approved. The new dues amounts for 2021 are as follows:
· Unimproved Lot $300
· Improved Lot $350
· Mowing of Unimproved lots is $300 per lot, in addition to HOA dues
For marina or pool keys please EMAIL a request to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Marina - $10 / Pool - $30
Pool Dates / Hours
Pool dates: The pool will be open daily from May 1 - September 30. It will be closed on Tuesdays for cleaning.
Hours: 10:00 A.M. to 7:30 P.M.
Almost everything you want to know about who to call for just about anything can be found at: www.cityofgalveston.org
Police, Fire or EMS Emergencies - 911
If your gut is telling you to call the police, then you probably should. If you are reluctant to call the police, at least call us at 409 765-3702 (police non-emergency).
Galveston Police - Non Emergency - (409) 765-3702
Code Enforcement (409) 797-3660
To make a complaint or contact the Code Enforcement Officer for your area, please contact the Office of Housing and Compliance by calling or send an email to Planning Counter.
· Reporting dilapidated structures
· Unlawful use of utilities
· High grass
· Abandoned vehicles on private property
· Trash in yards
· Construction without a permit
Parking Control is administered by the Galveston Police Department.
· Abandoned vehicles on public streets
· Golf cart registration (409) 765-3659
· Blocked sidewalks & alleys
Animal Control is administered by the Galveston Police Department.
· Animals at large
· Dog bites (Call 911)
· Deceased animals
· Leash violations
· Water Supply Low water pressure, water main leaks, water quality, sink holes
· Street/Sidewalk pot holes, surface breaks, irregularities
· Drainage Water flooding or collecting, blocked drains
· Traffic Defective signal, damage traffic signs, defective street light.
· Street Lights For defective street light, you must enter below the 6-digit number found on the lamp pole.
· Sewer Stopped/overflowing sanitary or storm sewer
· Extra Green Cart Trash Can ($3.Month)
Property owners may refer any Terramar issues with the City of Galveston to Marie Robb, the District 6 Representative on the Galveston City Council. Telephone: 409-737-3510
to see the new revised
Beachfront Construction/ Dune Protection Permit Application revised information
as of April 15, 2009.
Water Meter - Be Prepared
When not using your home for an extended period it
is prudent to turn off the water to the home to prevent possible damage in case
of a leak or burst pipe. Owners are charged for any water that runs
through a water meter, even if there is a leak.
To prepare for a tropical storm or hurricane please turn your water off at the meter. In a storm situation where water is left on, the owner would be charged for the water. If there are multiple homes with leaks due to damage, there could be low or no water pressure for all homes.
Also in case of a storm please secure your garbage can and other loose object around your home.
The following are pictures from Jamaica Beach
Corp. and Timewealth Brochures when Terramar was
developed - loaned by Frank & Ginger Helfrich.
Terramar Entrance which stood until destroyed by Alicia in 1983
Marina at the end of the Terramar Channel - it was destroyed by a fire in the 1970s.
1969 Galveston New Article about FM 3005 project (2.6 MB file)
The West Galveston Island Property Owners Association meetings are on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 9:00 A.M. usually at the Galveston Country Club. However the location may vary so please click for time, place, and more information.
The Galveston County Office of Emergency Management will add residents to the First Call Alert and Warning System in Galveston County when requested. Click to download the request form, (in PDF format) which is located on the Galveston County OEM website. The information will be utilized when the First Call Alert and Warning System is activated.
The City of Galveston is in the process of establishing an Emergency Notification System. Information about the emergency system and registration information is on the city of Galveston website under Register for Emergency.
Please keep our soldiers in your thoughts and prayers as they serve to protect us. May God bless them and their families for the selfless acts they perform for us in our time of need.
of Directors, their appointees, and volunteers serve Terramar Beach
residents. The Terramar Beach Community Improvement association by-laws
delegates to the Board the power and responsibility to maintain and improve the
community's property and to represent the residents of Terramar Beach.
Note: TBCIA Annual Meeting June 2017 approved the following amendment. Article 8 Part 6 Amended expenditure from $10,000 to $15,000. The By-Laws PDF will be updated shortly.
Community Association Addresses
Box 185X 39
Board meetings - 2022
· Jan. 6, 2022 - 22821 Fresca 9:00 AM
· Mar. 12, 2022 - 22821 Fresca 9:00 AM
· May 14, 2022 - Pepper Pavilion 9:00 AM
· July 9, 2022 - Pepper Pavilion 9:00 AM
· Sept. 10, 2022 - Pepper Pavilion 9:00 AM
· Nov. 12, 2022 - Pepper Pavilion 9:00 AM
Time and location may vary each month, call a board member for details.
TBCIA Annual Meetings are held the second Saturday of June.
TBCIA is a member of the West Galveston Island Property Owners Association.
Be sure check for the minutes of their monthly meetings. Individuals are
welcome to join WGIPOA; information about joining is on their website.
Craig Vance is the Terramar Beach representative.
WGIPOA meets the third Saturday of the month at 9:00 A.M. usually at the
Galveston Country Club. However the location may
vary so please click on www.wgipoa.com
for time and place.
Architectural Board Members
Architectural Board Chairman
Terramar Beach has 592 platted lots, with homes built on approximately one third. All the homes are single family dwellings built on pilings. Deed restrictions do not permit commercial development. Please note, section 8 is new (March 2017) and may not be referenced on all maps or documents.
Terramar Beach Deed Restrictions*and Section Maps
restrictions are copies of the original deed restrictions.
The deed restrictions have been saved in PDF format, which requires the Adobe Acrobat Plug-In. If your computer doesn't have the Adobe Acrobat Plug-In, click here to download .
· Please EMAIL a request to : email@example.com
o Public Works Department (409) 797-3630
o Customer Service Dept. - Green Carts (409) 797-3632
o Recycling Center (409) 741-4639
If you have any construction materials at all in your garbage can the entire can will be bypassed. In addition, no construction materials will be picked up if they are stacked next to your can. Each resident must haul off any scrap building materials to a dump. Please clean and remove any lumber/building materials, etc. that has been placed on or near your property. Letâ€™s all help keep things nice.
The garbage men will not pick up yard debris such as limbs or palm leaves on vacant lots. We are having a problem with residents taking this sort of debris and putting it on the vacant lots across the street or next door to them. It sits there forever and eventually has to be removed by someone before the vacant lot can be mowed.
Terramar Beach - Galveston, Texas
Terramar Beach is a residential and recreational community within the City of Galveston, located approximately 20 miles southwest of downtown. The subdivision extends from the Gulf of Mexico across the island to Galveston Bay.
Directions to Terramar Beach
From Houston, take I-45 South to Galveston Island. Turn right onto 61st Street.
Follow 61st Street to the Seawall (road alongside the water).
Turn right onto Seawall, which becomes FM 3005.
Terramar's geographic location is: 29° 08' N, 95° 03' W, or in
decimal degrees approximately latitude 29.1° N,
longitude 95.1° W.
Map 1 - Terramar Beach Location in
Map 2 - Street Map of Terramar
Map 3 - Section Map of Terramar Beach
Map 4 - Aerial Map of Terramar Beach
Map 5 - Aerial Map of the West End of Galveston Island
Air Photo of Terramar Beach
Terramar Beach in its Early Development
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