CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Interchange 249 breaks ground on 240-acre project in Tomball; city approves reconstruction of three east McKinney homes and more top news

Tomball officials gathered with Lovett Industrial for the ground breaking ceremony on March 9. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tomball officials gathered with Lovett Industrial for the ground breaking ceremony on March 9. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)

Tomball officials gathered with Lovett Industrial for the ground breaking ceremony on March 9. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of March 10.

Note: The following stories were published March 8-9.

Greater Houston

Interchange 249 breaks ground on 240-acre project in Tomball including Macy's distribution site


The industrial business park is slated to include 10 buildings totaling more than 3 million square feet that will be built in three phases, according to a March 9 release.


Stratus in negotiations for tenants at H-E-B-anchored Magnolia Place

Magnolia Place is a mixed-use development that Stratus Properties Inc. is developing at Spur 149 and FM 1488 anchored by H-E-B, Community Impact Newspaper previously reported.

Montgomery County commissioners remove Treasurer Melanie Bush's payroll duties after reported errors

In an emailed statement to Community Impact Newspaper, Bush said she was "disappointed" in the commissioners court's decision.

Central Texas

Skybox Datacenters to build new data center in Pflugerville, invest up to $548M in city


Skybox Datacenters, a national data center development firm headquartered in Dallas, plans to build a new 141,000-square-foot data center in Pflugerville.

Dallas-Fort Worth

City approves reconstruction of three east McKinney homes


Two houses on Throckmorton Street and one on Wilson Street will be rebuilt by JMR Construction.

Anna Lotz, Carson Ganong, Kayli Thompson, Jishnu Nair and Brooklynn Cooper contributed to this report.