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Land Tejas to build 3,000-home community in northwest Katy area

The community is located near Clay and Pitts roads in the northwest Katy area.


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Katy leaders provide updates on boardwalk district, development at chamber of commerce's 2020 State of the City luncheon

The hotel and conference center at Katy Boardwalk District will break ground this year.




Willow Fork Drainage District working on plan to propose new retention pond in Katy area

The district is a few months away from presenting the plan to the Army Corps of Engineers.


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.


Domino’s supply chain center under construction in Katy

The facility will create about 85 jobs when completed in late 2020.



TOP 10: Take a look at Katy’s most viewed stories of 2019

From flooding to new development, here are the articles that garnered the most views from readers.


Katy City Council denies proposed planned development district for 46-acre mixed-use project

Council members were concerned with the commercial plans for Silver Oak Estates and 25K Morton Park.Council members were concerned with the commercial plans for Silver Oak Estates and 25K Morton Park.


Broadstone Market Station luxury apartments open in Katy area

Units range from 680-884 square feet and have quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and private balconies or patios.


The Maddox apartments begin leasing units in Katy area

The Maddox apartments opened Aug. 26 in the Katy area and hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Nov. 7.



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.


‘Financial engine’ Katy Mills turns 20 years old

Tax revenue from the local mall and nearby area has helped build infrastructure in Katy


Industrial parks planned near Grand Parkway, Clay Road intersection in Katy area

In the first quarter of 2020, construction will finish on one project and start on another.


Katy ISD board of trustees approves new school boundaries for 2020-21 school year

After months of deliberation, Katy ISD has set new school zoning boundaries for the 2020-21 school year.



GALLERY: Katy ISD reveals designs for outdoor learning center renovations

Construction will begin soon on renovations for the Katy ISD Welch Outdoor Learning Center.


KM Realty acquires two new shopping centers in Katy

Houston-based KM Realty Investment Trust Inc. has acquired The Shoppes at Cinco Ranch I and II from New York-based Thor Equities, according to a press release.


Katy Mills begins exterior renovation project

Katy Mills mall is nearly finished with a multimillion dollar renovation project.


First all-abilities park coming to Fulshear

The city of Fulshear will be home to the first all-abilities park in Fort Bend County.



Signal Mason Shopping Center to join Katy Area Chamber of Commerce at its grand opening

The Signal Mason Shopping Center has a new management team.


Katy-area apartment project eyes December for move-ins

Editor's note: This story was updated to include a rendering of Elation at Grandway West and an address. 


Katy is now home to one of six Pepperl+Fuchs distribution centers in the world

Pepperl+Fuchs, a German company that specializes in industrial sensor and explosion protection technologies, held a ribbon-cutting for its new U.S. distribution center in Katy on Oct. 15.


Memorial Hermann Sports Park in Katy hosted grand opening Oct. 12

Memorial Hermann Sports Park, a new space constructed via a partnership between Memorial Hermann Health System and Athlete Training and Health, celebrated its grand opening Oct. 12 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony by the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce. The $15 million facility offers medical care and athletic training for athletes of all ages and levels.



Construction begins on Katy-area office development

New office units are coming to the Katy area.


Aging population in Katy area accommodated by new lifestyle community

A new lifestyle community for those who are 55 years and older will hold a grand opening at its Cinco Ranch location at 25500 Westheimer Parkway on Sept. 26.