Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Jan. 26.

Note: The following stories were published Jan. 24-25.

Central Texas

The Pitch, an open-air food court and entertainment space, to open in Northeast Austin in February

Once fully operational, Dave Greeley, principal at Team Orbis and project consultant for The Pitch, said he hopes the space becomes a place where local employees, sports fans and the broader community can gather together to eat, drink and relax.

Greater Houston

Sienna in 2022: milestones and top developments to track

Sienna, the 10,000-acre master-planned Fort Bend community, will not only be celebrating some important milestones but will also be experiencing significant development in 2022.

'The next generation of development': Single-family communities, H-E-B taking shape in Willis

The number of homes starting construction each quarter within Willis ISD’s boundaries has surged by 600% over the last four years as of the third quarter of 2021, according to Zonda, a housing market research firm. In addition, a spring 2021 study for WISD by demographics firm Population and Survey Analysts projects about 5,560 new homes by 2025.

Northpark Drive, FM 1960 mobility projects to break ground in 2022

The construction of several major transportation projects in Kingwood, Humble and Atascocita is either underway or set to kick off in 2022 with the goal of improving mobility and safety in the affected areas.

Pearland City Council approves conditional-use permit for potential Spec’s Wine, Spirits & Finer Foods

Pearland residents close to Shadow Creek Ranch could soon have the option to shop at a new Spec’s Wine, Spirits & Finer Foods in the area.

Claire Shoop, Hunter Marrow, Anna Lotz, Wesley Gardner and Andy Yanez contributed to this report.