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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 […]

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Katy Area Economic Development Council Responds to Our Questions about Amazon Deal

Covering Katy’s Questions to the KAEDC Covering Katy submitted eight questions to the Katy Area Economic Development Council in light of allegations that the organization is attempting to take credit for Amazon coming to the City of Katy/Waller County. Click for the story Those involved in the negotiations say the KAEDC was not involved in […]

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Katy Area EDC Accused of Deceptively Stealing Credit for Amazon Deal

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Katy Area Economic Development Council is inappropriately taking credit for the work of other organizations, and its deceptive practices have been a problem for years according to local leaders who spoke with Covering Katy. The most recent example involves the decision by Amazon to build a distribution center in the […]