The Texas Department of Transportation and Fort Bend County’s project to widen a 4.2–mile portion of FM 1093 from the Grand Parkway to FM 1463 received environmental clearance from the Federal Highway Administration. In May, the FHA indicated that the project posed no significant impact to the environment. However, because of modifications to the project, further environmental clearance is needed. The county expects to receive that clearance around March, said Jonathan Schumann of Fort Bend County Commissioner Andy Meyer’s office.
Katy ISD could see the addition of six new schools, a second district stadium and a slew of major campus renovations in the next five years if voters approve a $748 million bond referendum on the Nov. 4 ballot.
When multinational defense company BAE Systems announced last year that it would close its Sealy location, hundreds of area workers were faced with the threat of becoming another unemployment statistic.
The city of Katy is but a small part of the Katy area with the same boundaries as the Katy Independent School District. But the city is getting bigger.
A new lease has been executed with Chambers Street Properties, the owner of DNV GL's Katy office, to expand its existing facilities to accommodate all Houston area staff in one single location.