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Preliminary plans announced for former Gander Mountain site at Hwy. 290, FM 1960

The facility will feature a two-story go kart track, bowling, virtual reality games, arcade games, axe throwing, event rooms, upscale dining and multiple bars.


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Cagle: Goal of Raveneaux acquisition is not to put an ‘ugly hole in the ground’

“The goal is to create something more along the lines of Kickerillo [Mischer Preserve] with beautiful park amenities—little fishing piers, boat launches and walking trails that go around it,” Cagle said.

Golf course to detention basin: Harris County Flood Control District set to acquire Raveneaux Country Club by late January

Pending final approval by the Harris County Commissioners Court, the Harris County Flood Control District hopes to acquire the 27.63 acres that encompass Raveneaux Country Club facility by the end of January.



Developers, homebuilders could be announced at Dunham Pointe in 2020 with mobility milestones

The community is planned for development south of Hwy. 290 around Mason and Mueschke roads.


New office, medical complex coming soon to Huffmeister, Tuckerton roads

Construction is underway on a new office and medical building complex.


Economic outlook suggests affordable housing shortage on the horizon for Greater Houston area

With the oil and gas industry slow to recover and an expected surge in low- and moderate-wage jobs on the horizon, local experts are forecasting a shortage of affordable housing in the Greater Houston area.


Cy-Fair’s 19 most-read news stories of 2019

From new housing developments to a school district bond referendum, these were our most-read news stories of 2019.



Cy-Fair’s 10 most-read business announcements of 2019

These were our most-read business announcements of 2019.


Cypress area MUD passes bond referendum, plots annexation amid growth

District officials said the move will not come with a property tax rate increase.


BARC Animal Shelter celebrates debut of cattery with $1 adoptions for cats, kittens

The cattery was BARC's most recent step toward expanding its shelter space.


Retail centers adapt to Cy-Fair consumers’ needs

Despite increased competition from online shopping, developers said retail is still in demand in Cy-Fair.



New industrial park breaks ground near Sam Houston Race Park

Transwestern Development Co. announced Oct. 3 it has broken ground on Sam Houston Distribution Center, located at Wind Mill Park Road and Fallbrook Pines Drive in northwest Houston.


Cy-Fair emerges as logistics hub as development soars

The Cy-Fair area has seen projects launched or announced by several major logistics companies, including FedEx Corp., Amazon and Home Depot, over the past three years.


Weiser Airpark sold, industrial park planned at site

A deal was finalized in early September that will see the tract of land housing the Weiser Airpark changing hands to a development company that has plans to build an industrial park at the site.


JUST IN: Texas Central signs design-build contract with civil engineering firm Salini Impregilo

Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify the difference between Texas Central's Sept. 13 announcement about a design-build contract with Salini Impregilo and an October 2018 announcement about a limited-notice-to-proceed agreement with Salini Impregilo. 



Village Center developer in discussions with Marriott, WorkLodge

Officials with Collaborate, the Houston-based developer behind the mixed-use Village Center underway in Jersey Village, announced Sept. 11 they are "in discussions" with several tenants about coming into the center.



Ground breaks on Telge Road mixed-use project

Construction began in July on a new mixed-use project called Telge Crossing that will be located on 24 acres at the southwest corner of Telge and Jarvis roads in Cypress.




Three businesses confirmed for new development at Fry, Hempstead roads in Cypress

Mia’s Table—a casual family eatery that belongs to the Johnny Carrabba’s Family of Restaurants—along with Fajita Pete’s and Frost Bank have all been confirmed as tenants for a new retail development located on the southwest corner of Fry and Hempstead roads in Cypress.


Houston City Council votes to end parking requirements in some areas surrounding downtown Houston

New developments in Midtown, east downtown and parts of the Near Northside and Montrose will no longer be required to provide a set number of parking spaces.


New Harris County floodplain rules draw concern over development costs

Updated 12:05 p.m. July 19: The story has been updated from its original version to say the new standards require developers to build enough detention to offset flooding in the 500-year floodplain. The story previously said this would require developers to build a minimum of five times as much detention.


Developers bringing thousands of homes to area north of Cypress

Developers along the borders of Cypress, Tomball and Hockley have spent the past few years staking claim to some of the few remaining large tracts of undeveloped land, and construction on several new communities is now underway.



Cue Luxury Apartments slated for September opening at Fry and Longenbaugh roads

Construction is underway in Cypress on Cue Luxury Apartments , a new apartment complex being built at the southeast corner of Fry and Longenbaugh roads by David Development.


Eileen Fisher opens at Houston Premium Outlet, The Children's Place coming soon

Officials with Simon, the retail realty group that manages the Houston Premium Outlets, announced the opening of Eileen Fisher Outlet in a July 9 press release. Another store, The Children's Place, is expected to open later this summer.