Winter break, local meetings: 4 things to know in Sugar Land and Missouri City this week, Jan. 1-5

The Fort Bend County Commissioners Court is made up of, from left: Richard Morrison, Grady Prestage, Judge Robert Hebert, Andy Meyers and James Patterson.

The Fort Bend County Commissioners Court is made up of, from left: Richard Morrison, Grady Prestage, Judge Robert Hebert, Andy Meyers and James Patterson.

Several meetings take place Tuesday, and Fort Bend ISD students remain on winter break through the end of this week.

1) Fort Bend County Commissioners Court hosts several public hearings during a regular meeting Tuesday at 1 p.m. at 401 Jackson St., Richmond. Most of the public hearings are in regard to traffic control plans in various portions of Fort Bend County, and one public hearing relates to the creation of Fort Bend County Reinvestment Zone 19 in Precinct 1. To view the full agenda, click here.

2) Sugar Land City Council meets at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at 2700 Town Center Blvd., Sugar Land. Public hearings will be held regarding planned developments at Imperial Market and a conditional use permit for a retail building on 1.73 acres along Eldridge Parkway north of West Airport Blvd. A workshop will also be held regarding the Sugar Land Town Square Plaza Improvement Project. View the full agenda, here.

3) Missouri City City Council hosts a special meeting at 6 p.m. and a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 1522 Texas Parkway, Missouri City. Council will discuss the city's capital improvement program during the special meeting. Preview the special meeting agenda here. A public hearing will be held during the regular meeting regarding a request to rezone a tract of land from a patio-cluster residential district to a planned development district for an independent senior living multifamily community. View the full regular meeting agenda here.

4) Fort Bend ISD students remain on winter break throughout the rest of the week. Jan. 4 is a campus professional learning and planning day, and Jan. 5 is a teacher work day. To view the full FBISD 2017-18 school calendar, click here.
By Beth Marshall
Born and raised in Montgomery County, Beth Marshall graduated from The University of Texas at San Antonio in 2015 with a bachelor's degree in communication and a minor in business. Originally hired as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in 2016, she became editor of the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition in October 2017.


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