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Want to know more about new businesses coming to the area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial permits filed in Katy.
MAP: Check out the 5 latest commercial permits filed in Katy, including plans for a new apartment complex

Want to know more about new businesses coming to the area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial permits filed in Katy.

Katy Prairie Conservancy’s Indiangrass Preserve features restored wetlands. (Courtesy Don Pine)
Katy Prairie Conservancy receives $2M grant for Jackson County parcel

The grant will fund the Coastal Prairie Strategic Habitat Initiative II project, which will facilitate the permanent preservation of a 2,433-acre ranch in Jackson County with a conservation easement.

The Texas Secretary of State's office has launched an audit of 2020 election results in four of Texas’ largest counties: Harris, Dallas, Tarrant and Collin. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Texas Secretary of State's office announces audit of 2020 election results in Dallas, Collin, Tarrant and Harris counties

In a statement released Sept. 23, the office said it anticipates the state Legislature will fund the process.

Kyle City Council voted 6-1 and approved the new citywide trail master plan that will utilize 2020 bond election funds for trails that will help connect Austin to San Antonio. (Courtesy Pexels)
CI Nation roundup: Perfect Game coming to Cedar Park; Kyle City Council approves trail master plan to connect Austin to San Antonio and more top stories

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Sept. 24.

Want to know more about new businesses coming to the area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial permits filed in Katy. (Photo courtesy Canva)
Check out the 5 latest commercial permits filed in Katy

Check out the 5 latest commercial permits filed in the Katy area

One event in Katy this weekend is the Farmers Market at La Centerra.
3 Katy events to attend this weekend, Sept. 25-26

The Farmers Market at La Centerra is one of several events happening Katy this weekend.

Changes to the site plans, to be released in the fall, will include placing greater emphasis on improved sight lines and accessibility to the lake for hotel guests and other visitors. (Courtesy Katy Boardwalk District)
Katy Boardwalk District announces 'refined' site plan in fall, tenants in 2022

Plans for the Katy Boardwalk District will be seeing a few changes, officials said in a Sept. 23 press release.

Comcast will award $1 million to small businesses owned by people of color in Fort Bend and Harris counties (Courtesy Fotolia)
Comcast Rise Investment Fund to award small business grants in Harris, Fort Bend counties

Comcast will award $1 million to small businesses owned by people of color in Fort Bend and Harris counties.

Several parents of New Caney ISD students spoke at the district's Sept. 20 board meetings about recent allegations that a student brought a firearm to Porter High School's Sept. 18 homecoming dance. NCISD Superintendent Matt Calvert stressed that no gunshots were fired at the event, and that the district is investigating the allegations. (Wesley Gardner/Community Impact Newspaper)
CI Nation roundup: Round Rock ISD trustees considered for censuring; New Caney ISD addresses allegations of student with gun at campus event and more top stories

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Sept. 23.

The locally owned and -operated office offers family dentistry and cosmetic dentistry services. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Spring Green Family Dental now open in Katy

The locally owned and -operated office offers family dentistry and cosmetic dentistry services.

Orangetheory Fitness opened its new Fulshear location Sept. 10. (Holly Galvan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Orangetheory Fitness now open in Fulshear

Orangetheory offers membership-based group workout classes.

Houston resident Marissa Hanson spoke on keeping tax rates low during the Harris County Commissioners Court public hearing on Sept. 21. (Emily Lincke/Community Impact Newspaper)
Harris County Commissioners propose tax cuts at cost of Harris Health System funding

On average, Harris County homeowners may see lower tax rates in the next year, but it will come at the cost of $17 million in funding for the county’s hospital district, according to Harris County Administrator David Berry.