CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Fort Bend ISD proposes attendance boundaries for new elementary school; Texas’ housing market establishing 'new normal' and more top news

This map shows the proposed attendance boundary for Sonal Bhuchar Elementary School in red. Additionally, the area outlined in purple will be rezoned from Commonwealth Elementary School to Sullivan Elementary School. (Courtesy Fort Bend ISD)
This map shows the proposed attendance boundary for Sonal Bhuchar Elementary School in red. Additionally, the area outlined in purple will be rezoned from Commonwealth Elementary School to Sullivan Elementary School. (Courtesy Fort Bend ISD)

This map shows the proposed attendance boundary for Sonal Bhuchar Elementary School in red. Additionally, the area outlined in purple will be rezoned from Commonwealth Elementary School to Sullivan Elementary School. (Courtesy Fort Bend ISD)

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of Nov. 11.

Note: The following stories were published Nov. 9-10.

Greater Houston

Fort Bend ISD presents proposed attendance boundaries for Sonal Bhuchar Elementary School


Located at 5503 Thompsons Ferry Road, Missouri City, Bhuchar Elementary School is being built to alleviate overcrowding at Commonwealth Elementary School, said Scott Leopold, an executive director at educational planning firm Cooperative Strategies. The new school is expected to open ahead of the 2023-24 school year.


Montgomery County Commissioners Court terminates agreement with The Woodlands Township for law enforcement services in the event of incorporation

The Montgomery County Commissioners Court unanimously voted to terminate three incorporation-related transition agreements with The Woodlands Township during a Nov. 8 regular meeting.

Dallas-Fort Worth

1860s log cabin found behind walls of modern home will soon open as exhibit in Flower Mound


Developer Curtis Grant said he had every intention of demolishing the old yellow house on Quail Run Road in 2015 to make way for a new subdivision in Flower Mound.

Statewide

Texas’ housing market establishing 'new normal' after pandemic housing frenzy


Housing prices and supply are beginning to return to a more steady level after a yearlong hectic housing market climate with skyrocketing prices and little supply, experts said.

Central Texas

Leander City Council approves $13.9 million contribution to expand RM 2243

Leander City Council approved a $13.9 million purchase of right of way to help facilitate the expansion of RM 2243 during its Nov. 4 meeting. The project will also receive funding from Williamson County as the council approved an interlocal agreement between the two.

Claire Shoop, Samantha Van Dyke, Ally Bolender, Andrew Christman, Trent Thompson and Benton Graham contributed to this report.


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