City of Katy

Mayor Chuck Brawner and Colonel Scott M. MacLeod (George Slaughter photo)

Mayor Honors Leader of Hurricane Relief Efforts

  CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—In Hurricane Harvey’s aftermath, it is not surprising that the Katy community would play a key role in the relief and recovery efforts. Monday night at City Hall, Mayor Chuck Brawner honored the Texas National Guard colonel who led those rebuilding efforts from a makeshift headquarters in the Katy […]

Katy City Hall file photo. Photo by Kathy M. Slaughter

Keep Katy Beautiful Recognizes Adopt-a-Wreath Participants

  CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News)—Keep Katy Beautiful recognized 19 locations for its fourth annual Adopt-a-Wreath program at Monday night’s Katy City Council meeting at City Hall. Under the program, Christmas wreaths are adopted, refurbished, and placed on display for the public to enjoy. Wreaths are at the following locations: – East Avenue and […]

Snow at West Memorial Elementary at about 4:30 a.m. Friday. Covering Katy photo

Katy ISD Operating on Regular Schedule Today

  KATY (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Independent School District will be operating on a regular schedule today.  Drivers are advised to take extra precautions on potentially icy roads.  Parents, staff and community members should also continue to monitor local media and the Katy ISD website for all updates. Our official channels of communication are: […]

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Katy ISD Projected to Reach 100,000 Students by 2027

KATY (Covering Katy News) – A survey presented to the Katy Independent School District Board of Trustees predicts that the school district will be serving 100,000 students by 2027. During Monday night’s board of trustees meeting, representatives from the organization Population and Survey Analysts presented the Katy Independent School District 2017 demographic update and provided student […]

City of Katy flooding. Sean Dolan photo

Drainage Improvement Contract Approved for City of Katy

  CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) – After several weeks of listening to the public and consulting with engineers, the Katy City Council has approved a $437,000 contract for drainage improvement and design with Costello, Inc. The engineering firm will also oversee construction work on the projects. Mayor Chuck Brawner signed the contract following […]

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Katy Prairie Conservancy wins Proud Partner Award

HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Prairie Conservancy is a nonprofit land trust dedicated to preserving an ecologically vital tallgrass prairie and associated wetlands on Houston’s far west side for the enjoyment and benefit of all. The KPC, MD Anderson, and Asakura Robinson were awarded the Proud Partner Award from Keep Houston Beautiful at the 33rd Annual Mayor’s Proud Partners Luncheon. […]