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Krispy Kreme Coming to Katy

  KATY (Covering Katy) –  Krispy Kreme Doughnuts will hang its “hot now” neon sign at 1803 South Mason Road, just south of Highland Knolls Drive in a soon to be constructed strip center. Famous for serving warm doughnuts that have traversed a waterfall of glaze on a conveyor belt ride to the donut case, […]

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Saxum Hires former Katy Resident

Saxum announces six new hires across three offices  Saxum, an integrated marketing communications agency offering digital, advertising and public relations services, recently hired six new staff members to support its growing clientele. These new employees include Erick Worrell, senior director of business development; Brittany Thomas, account supervisor; Jodi Higbee, technical project manager; Michelle Lory, integrated […]

Crews are clearing the land off Kinglsand Blvd. for the Katy Boardwalk project. Covering Katy photo

Katy Boardwalk Project Work Underway – Video of Finished Project Included

CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy)—Construction crews have begun the first phase of development for the Katy Boardwalk District Project near Katy Mills Mall. The first phase is expected to be completed by the end of the year. It involves dredging of the pond on the land and turning it into a nature preserve. No recreational […]

Katy Economic Development Council Tactics Seen as a ‘Threat’ and ‘Bullying’ in Waller County

  WALLER COUNTY (Covering Katy) – Leaders of the Katy Area Economic Development Council have deeply damaged any potential reconciliation between that group and economic development officials in Waller County after an email sent by the group’s vice president left some people feeling threatened. The email was received by the head of Waller County Economic […]

The new Bel Furniture showroom and distribution center. Courtesy Transwestern

Bel Furniture Opens Big Showroom and Distribution Center in Katy

KATY (Covering Katy) – Transwestern announced on Friday that Houston-based Bel Furniture will open 415,296 square feet of new showroom and distribution space at West Ten Distribution Center on Interstate 10 at Cane Island Parkway in Katy, Texas. The two-building speculative project includes a 74,793-square-foot showroom and an adjacent 340,503-square-foot distribution center. In 2014, Transwestern […]

Lance LaCour, Katy Economic Development Council Pres./CEO - Courtesy KEDC

No Proof but Leaders of Katy EDC Stand Firm that they were Key Players in Amazon Coming to Katy

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy Area Economic Development Council has not changed its position that it is one of the entities responsible for bringing an expected 1,000 jobs to Katy/Waller County even though those who were involved in the negotiation with the internet retail giant Amazon say the KAEDC had no meaningful role in […]