CNG 4 America alternative fueling station launches in Greater Katy
Alternative fueling options increased on July 7 when CNG 4 America’s compressed natural gas station opened in Katy at 24985 I-10.
CNG 4 America president Bob Baldwin said the station will help meet demand in Greater Katy.
Construction begins on Katy ISD 2014 bond projects
From the new stadium to five new schools, the majority of the projects approved under the 2014 bond package are beginning construction this year. The first of the bonds were sold to investors in February, and Katy residents were given priority in purchasing them.
At a June 2 roundtable meeting Superintendent Alton Frailey said most projects are proceeding as scheduled, with a few delays due to heavy rains in May and June.
Newly constructed houses of worship reflect area diversity
As the Greater Katy area grows more diverse, so does its houses of worship. The area’s first Hindu temple and a mosque both opened their doors in June.
Major renovation at Memorial Parkway Junior High School set to begin this fall
A proposed renovation plan for Memorial Parkway Junior High School was presented at the June 15 Katy ISD board of trustees meeting. Architectural firm Stantec and construction company Drymalla are working jointly on the renovation, which is the largest renovation funded by the 2014 bond measure.
Katy Area Districts Council to recognize Special Purpose Districts through awards program
The Katy Area Districts Council, a committee of the Katy Area Economic Development Council, is proud to announce the creation of an awards program to recognize outstanding achievements by Municipal Utility, Emergency Service and other Special Purpose Districts operating within the Katy area as defined by Katy ISD boundaries.