Shadow Creek Ranch

Welcome to Shadow Creek Ranch, a magnificent residential community strategically located on the northwest side of Pearland, Texas, just 12 miles from the renowned Texas Medical Center. Shadow Creek Ranch was established in 2001 by Shadow Creek Ranch Development Company and is divided into four villages, The Village of Emerald Bay, the Village of Diamond Bay, the Village of Reflection Bay and The Village of Biscayne Bay; which collectively approved for 12,723 residential units – including single family, multi-family and senior housing units.

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Shadow Creek Ranch is a 3,500 acre master planned community in the heart of the Pearland market area and is governed by First Service Residential. Shadow Creek Ranch is located just outside Beltway 8, west of Highway 288 in both Brazoria and Fort Bend Counties. It is bound on the south by FM 518, the west by FM 521, the east by Highway 288 and the north by County Road 2234.

Shadow Creek Ranch is zoned to both the Alvin & Fort Bend Independent School Districts and is serviced by the following schools; the schools vary, depending on the section of the community in which you reside. Mary Burks Marek Elementary, Laura Ingalls Wilder Elementary, Glenn York Elementary, Nolan Ryan Junior High, Manvel High School, Blue Ridge Elementary, Christia McAuliffe Middle and Willowridge High School.

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Shadow Creek Ranch includes a spectacular 300 acre linked lake system, 700 acres of open – space including parks, a 22 mile network of hike and bike trails and pedestrian greenbelts, six school sites on 115 acres, a hospital, day cares, churches, designated area for a Police Station, Fire Station and Library.

Within five miles of the Shadow Creek Ranch community, you will find the following:
First Choice Emergency Room – 2752 Sunrise Boulevard, Pearland, TX 77584 – opening soon
Texas Children’s Pediatrics – 9001 Broadway Street, Pearland, TX 77584 – 281-412-5852
The Women’s Hospital of Texas – 10223 Broadway, Suite E, Pearland, TX 77584 – 713-436-2920
Pearland Fire Department; Station 4 – 8333 Freedom Drive, Pearland, TX 77581 – 281-997-5851
Pearland Fire Department; Station 5 – 3100 Kirby Drive, Pearland, TX 77584 – 281-997-5851
Pearland Police Department – 2555 Cullen Boulevard, Pearland, TX 77581 – 281-997-4100

The HOA Board meetings for the four villages of Shadow Creek Ranch are scheduled at various times and locations depending on the village in which you reside.

Anyone interesting in having a garage sale must register with the city of Pearland Permit Department at 3523 Liberty Drive, Pearland, TX 77581. There is a $15.00 charge for the permit and the City of Pearland will provide you with three garage sale signs. The applications may be obtained from the City of Pearland’s website but you must pay the fee in person. For more information you may contact the permitting department at 281-652-1623.

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The City of Pearland – Public Works Streets & Drainage division maintains all public streets, except those owned by the state (FM 518 and Highway 35). This department is also responsible for pothole repairs, making and installing new street signs, maintaining traffic signals and stop signs, cleaning the ditches and easements along the roadways, and maintaining the underground storm sewers to meet the needs of the citizens and businesses of Pearland.

Residential trash collection requires the use of disposable plastic or paper bags and is not to exceed a total weight of 50 pounds. The trash is collected either on Tuesday and Friday or on Wednesday & Saturday every week (depending on the village in which you reside; except for holidays) and must be placed curbside by 7:00 a.m., but no earlier than 6:00 p.m. on the previous evening.

Recyclables are picked up on either Friday or Saturday morning (depending on the village in which you reside; except for holidays) and must be curbside by 7:00 a.m., but no earlier than 6:00 p.m. on the previous evening. Acceptable items include newspapers, glass bottles and jars, aluminum and steel cans, clear or translucent plastic milk, and soda bottles, and #2 plastics, magazines, catalogs, telephone books, printer and copier paper, cereal boxes, and mail. Please do not include food stained products or wax lined paper items such as milk cartons.

Yard and brush trimmings are collected every Saturday and must meet the following guidelines. Brush and tree limbs must be cut to a length not to exceed 48 inches, tied in bundles not to exceed 18 inches in diameter and no more than 50 pounds in weight. Landscape waste and lawn clippings may be accumulated and placed in clear plastic bags for collection and recycling.

All trash, recyclables, yard and brush trimmings must be stored out of public view except on collection days. The following holidays are observed by the City of Pearland; New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

To report the following hazards:
Broken or burned-out street lights – 713-207-2222
Pot holes, street maintenance, or traffic-related issues – 281-652-1900
Sidewalk cracks/hazards – 281-652-1900
Ditch cleaning – 281-652-1900
Removal of debris from creeks – 281-485-1434
Dead animals – 281-652-1970

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