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Welcome to La Porte, Texas! We hope the information in this fact sheet will make your move to La Porte a smooth transition. The following sites are being provided for your reference only. The City of La Porte is not responsible for the content on any of these websites and the information may be subject to change.

City of La Porte City Hall
604 W. Fairmont Pkwy
La Porte, Texas 77571
Main: (281) 471-5020
Fax: (281) 470-5009

Cable/Satellite Television Services
Telephone/Internet Services

You have many choices for services in the La Porte area. MoveHouston.com can help you find what you may be looking for.

City Employment
City Job Line: (281) 470-5186
Employment page

Electric Service
You have many choices for electric service in Texas. The Public Utility Commission of Texas can help you find the right provider for you.

Texas Electric Choice Answer Center
Phone: 1-866-PWR-4-TEX (1-866-797-4839)
TTY: Toll-free 7-1-1
Email: info@powertochoose.org
The Official Electric Choice Website of the Public Utility Commission of Texas

La Porte Municipal Court
P.O. Box 705
La Porte, Texas 77572-0705
Phone: (281) 471-4683
Fax: (281) 842-0410

Trash Pickup
Public Works
Phone: (281) 471-9650
Residential Garbage Collection

Gas Service
Centerpoint Energy
P.O. Box 4891
Houston, TX 77210-4981
Phone: (800) 752-8036
Centerpoint Energy's site

La Porte Chamber of Commerce
712 W. Fairmont Pkwy.
P.O Box 996
La Porte, Texas 7572-0996
Phone: (281) 471-1123
Fax: (281) 471-1710
info-lpcc@laportechamber.org

Area School District
La Porte ISD
1002 San Jacinto Street
La Porte, Texas 77571
Phone: (281) 604-7046
Fax: (281) 604-7047
La Porte ISD's site

Automobile Registration/License Plates
Harris County Tax Assessor - Collector
John Phelps Branch
101 S. Richey Street, Suite E
Pasadena, Texas 77506
Phone: (713) 368- 2000
Harris County Tax Assessor's site

Driver's License
Department of Public Safety
2783 Red Bluff Rd. #100
Pasadena, Texas 77503-2915
Phone: (713) 473-3232
Texas DPS
Harris County Appraisal District
13013 Northwest Freeway
Houston, Texas 77040-6305
Phone: (713) 812-5800
Harris County Appraisal District's site

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