District deep dive: See how Spring, Klein and Cy-Fair ISDs compare

By Hannah Zedaker
Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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A notice to proceed with construction was issued April 13 on a project to widen Riley Fuzzel Road from a two-lane asphalt roadway to a five-lane concrete paved section with improved drainage between Elm Street and the Hardy Toll Road. (Graphic by Ronald Winters/Community Impact Newspaper)
Construction continues on Riley Fuzzel Road expansion

The project will also realign the road at West Hardy Street to incorporate a four-way intersection and close the railroad crossing at Caroline Street to accommodate a new railroad crossing north of Riley Fuzzel Road.

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown will remain closed for the 2020 season due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, park officials announced Aug. 4. (Courtesy Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown)
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown to remain closed for 2020 season

According to the announcement, all 2020 Hurricane Harbor Splashtown season passes and pre-purchased tickets will be valid for the 2021 season.

A total of 723 of the new cases were confirmed in Harris County outside of the city of Houston, which is the most to be confirmed outside of the city in a single day. (Community Impact staff)
Harris County coronavirus count: 1,438 new cases, 22 deaths confirmed Aug. 4

A total of 723 of the new cases were confirmed in Harris County outside of the city of Houston, which is the most to be confirmed outside of the city in a single day.

Harris County Public Health provides daily updates on the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county. (Ronald Winters/Community Impact Newspaper)
DATA: Confirmed, active COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Spring, Klein for Aug. 4

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases across nine Spring- and Klein-area ZIP codes has increased by 119 cases since July Aug. 3.

With some Harris County residents waiting up to two weeks to get test results, the county has announced a maximum turnaround time of 3-5 days on county-sponsored tests moving forward. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Harris County announces evening testing hours, faster turnaround on COVID-19 tests

With some Harris County residents waiting up to two weeks to get test results, the county has announced a maximum turnaround time of 3-5 days on county-sponsored tests moving forward.

In the last year, Whataburger launched a new, modern restaurant design and began offering curbside and delivery services for the first time amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to the release. (Courtesy Elizabeth James for Whataburger)
Whataburger to celebrate 70th anniversary, unveil food truck, expand into 3 states

Nine more new Whataburger locations are planned by year's end, and 35 new restaurants are proposed for 2021.

Harris County Pets will offer free adoptions in August. (Courtesy Harris County Pets)
Harris County Pets announces free adoption days in August

As part of a national initiative to clear animal shelters, Harris County Pets will offer free adoptions for spayed or neutered and heartworm-positive pets.

The U.S. Census Bureau will halt its counting operation a month earlier than expected. (Courtesy U.S. Census Bureau)
U.S. Census Bureau to halt counting operation a month earlier than expected

The self-response deadline has moved up to Sept. 30.

A Cy-Fair ISD volunteer assists a student in finding the right school bus during the Bus Buddies program in 2019. (Courtesy Cy-Fair ISD)
Here’s how to register a new Cy-Fair ISD student for the 2020-21 school year

The district's enrollment process allows parents to register their children online.

Louetta Automotive celebrated the grand opening of its 12th Greater Houston-area location Aug. 3. (Courtesy Louetta Automotive)
Louetta Automotive opens 12th Greater Houston-area location on Spring Cypress Road

The new location is managed by Houston resident Bruce Zacaria, who has more than two decades of experience in the industry.

A new traffic signal at Cypress Station Drive and Hollow Tree Lane is still on hold, pending the resolution of utility conflicts. (Graphic by Ronald Winters/Community Impact Newspaper)
Cypress Station Drive, Hollow Tree Lane intersection improvements remain on hold

The project was initiated in November, and according to Pamela Rocchi, the director of Harris County Precinct 4’s Capital Improvement Projects Division, 30 construction days remain for the project’s completion following the resolution.