Candidates for Katy ISD Board of Trustees Position 1—incumbent Joe Adams, Tim Dietz and Wayne Dolcefino—spoke on a variety of topics, including board transparency and standardized testing, at a candidate forum April 23.
Nelson Water Gardens and Nursery owners Rolf and Anita Nelson purposefully positioned benches throughout their gardens to invite customers to relax and enjoy the nearby water lilies, koi and impatiens.
Founded in 2006 by a group of Realtors with Keller Williams Premier Realty in Katy, Cinco Charities is a member of the Healthcare Hospitality Network, a network of temporary housing facilities for hospital patients.
To help the Katy Fire Department improve its Insurance Services Office rating, the Katy City Council approved the hiring of three part-time fire fighters, which set the city back about $200,000, at its April 8 meeting.
Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital plans to break ground on a $70 million six-story patient tower early next year, and a $15 million, 100,000-square-foot professional building this summer. CEO Scott Barbe said the patient tower is currently under design.
Motorists can expect delays on southbound Beltway 8 main lanes and frontage road as the section between Clay Road and Memorial Drive will be closed to traffic from 10 p.m. April 6 through 5 a.m. April 8.
After enjoying 10 years with an Insurance Services Office rating of Class 2, a lack of personnel to man the Katy Fire Department’s trucks may lead to a higher rating and higher insurance rates for residents.