Township to select firm for incorporation study: 6 things to know in The Woodlands area this week, Jan. 22-26

Montgomery County Commissioners Court meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.

Montgomery County Commissioners Court meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.

There are several meetings and events taking place this week, Jan. 22-26, in The Woodlands area. Here is what residents need to know to kick of their week.

1. Oak Ridge North City Council meets Monday, Jan. 22
The council is expected to discuss new terms of the city's solid waste agreement as well as receive monthly reports from the public works and finance departments. To view the full agenda, click here. 

7 p.m. 27424 Robinson Road, Oak Ridge North. 281-292-4648.

2. Montgomery County Commissioners Court meets Tuesday, Jan. 23
The county judge and commissioners meet for their second meeting of the month Tuesday morning. Agenda items of note include an update on the Montgomery County Animal Shelter from Director Aaron Johnson and the annual report from the historical commission.

To view the full agenda, click here.  

9:30 a.m. 501 N. Thompson St., Conroe.

3. Montgomery County candidate forum to be held Tuesday, Jan. 23
After postponing due to last week's winter weather, the Texas Patriots PAC hosts a candidate forum for the Montgomery County 2018 Republican primaries Jan. 23.

The event will feature two races in Montgomery County: county judge and Precinct 2 county commissioner. Candidates will answer varying questions on county and local issues.

The event will begin at 6 p.m. at The Woodlands Financial Group Training Room, 1201 Lake Woodlands Drive, Ste. 4020, The Woodlands. While the event is open to the public, PAC officials have said event seating is limited. The event will also be live streamed via Facebook. For more information, visit

4. The Woodlands Township board of directors meets Wednesday, Jan. 24
The board will meet for its second monthly meeting to discuss the 2017 series of accomplishments, an update from the drainage task force and an update on Hurricane Harvey federal appropriations.

To view the full agenda, click here. 

The board will also meet at 4 p.m. for a special meeting regarding incorporation. The board is expected to select a consultant for an incorporation study during the meeting.

4 p.m. and 6 p.m. 2810 Technology Blvd., The Woodlands. 281-210-3800.


5. Shenandoah City Council meets Wednesday, Jan. 24

The council will meet Jan. 24 for a public hearing and possible adoption of an ordinance authorizing the levy of assessments within the MetroPark Public Improvement District. The council will also discuss traffic signals at the I-45 and Tamina Road/ Research Forest Drive intersection, the Toddler Park fence, the creation of a Shenandoah Audit Committee, city park rules and building codes. The council will also consider an ordinance to hold a general election May 5, for the positions of mayor, position 1 and position 5. To view the full agenda, click here.

7 p.m. Shenandoah Municipal Complex, 29955 I-45 N., Shenandoah. 281-298-5522.

6. The Woodlands Township hosts Mother-Son Date Night Friday,  Jan. 26
At this second annual event, mother-and-son teams compete against each other in minute-to-win-it games and challenges. Pizza and refreshments are provided for dinner, and preregistration is required.

6:30-8:30 p.m. $40 (per pair), $10 (per additional sibling). The Recreation Center at Bear Branch Park, 5310 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands. 281-210-3950.

By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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