Featured Neighborhood: Take a closer look at the Riverstone community

This portion of the neighborhood in zip code 77459 features parks, pools, club houses and water parks near shopping and entertainment in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area.

Square footage: 2,200-7,500
Median home value: $728,580
HOA dues (estimated): $1,050  annually
Amenities: parks, pools, walking trails, club houses, water parks and close to shopping, schools and entertainment
Schools (Fort Bend ISD): Austin Parkway Elementary School, First Colony Middle School, Elkins High School


Property taxes (in dollars):
Fort Bend ISD 1.32000
HCC Missouri City 0.10026
City Of Missouri City 0.63000
Fort Bend County 0.44500
Fort Bend Drainage 0.01900
Fort Bend MUD 115 0.44000
Total (per $100 valuation) 2.95426



MOST RECENT

Read more below for the latest five projects that have been filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area. (Courtesy Canva)
MAP: Check out the 5 latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City, including new Shake Shack

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.

One event to attend this weekend is Tricks & Treats in the Park. (Courtesy Canva)
5 things to do in Missouri City, Sugar Land this weekend, Oct. 22-23

If you are looking for something to do this weekend, check out one of these five events in Sugar Land and Missouri City.

Read more below for the latest five projects that have been filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area. (Courtesy Canva)
Check out the 5 latest projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City, including renovated boba tea shop

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.

The Fort Bend ISD board of trustees adopted a resolution denouncing the actions of fellow trustee Denetta Williams after an investigation found Williams engaged in discriminatory and abusive behaviors against a former district employee. (Claire Shoop/Community Impact Newspaper)
Fort Bend ISD board denounces conduct of trustee Denetta Williams following discrimination investigation

The resolution denouncing Williams' behavior came after a former district employee alleged she mistreated him because of his race and gender, according district documents.

Renderings of the conceptual tower were shown depicting a roughly 100-foot tower, but the intent is to build a smaller tower. A total of $2.43 million was given as an estimated cost for a 100-foot gravity tower, but presenters said the cost would scale down with a smaller tower. (Courtesy city of Frisco)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes biking tower for ‘gravity riding’; Perky Beans Cafe now open in Leander, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 20.

City Council in Sugar Land voted to approve a $1.9 million construction contract focused on drainage improvements in the Greatwood Village neighborhood at its Oct. 19 meeting. (Beth Marshall/Community Impact Newspaper)
Sugar Land City Council OK’s $1.9M for Greatwood drainage project

According to a presentation given to the City Council at the Oct. 19 meeting, the improvements will address the street ponding and structural flooding issues.

Eezo Home Design hopes to open in mid-October. (Courtesy Pexels)
Eezo Home Design coming soon to Katy

Eezo Home Design, a luxury home and furniture store located at 24515 Katy Freeway, Ste. 500, Katy, aims to open in mid-October.

To use the service, residents can call 866-751-8747 at least one to 30 business days ahead to schedule a trip. The service costs $1 per passenger for a one-way ticket. (courtesy Unsplash)
Fort Bend County funds rural transportation program

The program was created to provide people living in rural areas access to health care, employment, education and public services through expanding public transportation.

Read more below for the latest five projects that have been filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area. (Courtesy Canva)
Here are the 5 latest commercial projects filed in the Sugar Land and Missouri City area, including renovated tutoring center

Check out the five latest commercial projects filed in Sugar Land and Missouri City.

Want to know more about new businesses coming to the Katy area? Below you can find details on the five latest commercial projects filed in Katy. (Courtesy Canva)
CI NATION ROUNDUP: Read the latest top news about restaurants, businesses and other commercial projects that are coming soon or now open

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 19.

Missouri City City Council will interview the top eight city manager candidates in November. (Claire Shoop/Community Impact Newspaper)
Missouri City City Council to interview top 8 city manager candidates in November

Missouri City City Council is moving forward with its search for the next city manager.