1:30 PM Apr 28, 2022 CDT

CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: US 183 resurfacing begins; 11 acres in Frisco receive first approval for residential zoning and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 28.


Conroe | Montgomery

What Texas voters should know about statewide property tax propositions on May 7 ballot

Propositions 1 and 2 would provide homeowners with property tax relief and received bipartisan support from legislators in 2021, but they could place more of public education funding burden on the state.


Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Cibolo Council gives direction for wastewater infrastructure and public facilities analysis

The analysis will provide the city with data used for moratorium discussion.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: The Domain, Austin's ‘second downtown,’ marks 15 years; Pearland's first inclusive playground to open this fall and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 27.


North San Antonio

San Antonio mayor delivers annual United State of the City address

In his annual United State of the City address, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg commended local residents and businesses in their efforts to overcome challenges ranging from the COVID-19 pandemic’s effects to inflation and rising home appraisals.


Frisco

CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: TxDOT to hold public meeting in Frisco on proposed US 380 widening; after consistent declines, new COVID-19 cases flatten out in Texas Medical Center and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 26.


North San Antonio

San Antonio officials promote assistance amid surge in property appraisals

Rising home values have spurred San Antonio leaders to push appraisal protests and property tax relief.



Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

EVO Entertainment Group to offer free film screenings for teachers, nurses

The offer will allow one free screening per person per day.


North San Antonio

North San Antonio school districts use COVID-19 relief funds to boost employee pay, fill learning gaps

Northside ISD and Northeast ISD plan to use $290.1 million to address school-based challenges caused by the pandemic.


Cy-Fair

TxDOT declares 2021 second-deadliest year for Texas roadways; traffic deaths up 15% over 2020

The Texas Department of Transportation sent out a press release in March detailing its findings that are part of a larger issue nationwide: Roadways are becoming increasingly deadly. TxDOT reported there were more than 4,480 deaths on Texas roads in 2021, only a little behind 1981, the deadliest year to date with over 4,701 deaths.


Plano

CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Plano Antique Mall relocates to new west-side location; Local Table relocating to a larger space in Katy area and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 25.



North San Antonio

San Antonio’s $1.2B bond proposal now in hands of voters

Early voting on San Antonio's $1.2 billion bond proposal is underway.


North San Antonio

7 vying for 3 North East ISD board spots in May election

Early voting will begin April 25 for three North East ISD school board contests.


Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Great Texas Airshow to be at JBSA-Randolph April 23-24; two new restaurants open in north central San Antonio and more top news

Read the most popular business and community news from the past week from the San Antonio area.


North San Antonio

Voters to decide fate of Northside ISD’s $992M bond

Early voting starts April 25 ahead of the May 7 elections, which will include Northside ISD’s $992 million bond proposal.



Frisco

CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Voodoo Doughnut coming soon to Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 22.


Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Annual Strawberry Festival offers the freshest produce, carnival rides, concerts and more 

Annual Strawberry Festival offers the freshest produce, carnival rides, concerts and more


North San Antonio

Weston Urban breaks ground on first new apartment high-rise in downtown San Antonio

San Antonio developer Weston Urban on April 21 recognized the start of construction on 300 Main, a 32-story residential tower at the corner of North Main Avenue and East Travis Street.


North San Antonio

Aquifer education center opens in north Bexar County

The Edwards Aquifer Authority opened a new education center in north Bexar County.



Tomball | Magnolia

CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2; Stranger Things Store to open in Grapevine Mills and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 21.


Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Great Texas Airshow to be at JBSA-Randolph April 23-24

The show features performances celebrating the 75th birthday of the United States Air Force.


North San Antonio

Hollywood Park advances fire bay expansion, clarifies park hours

Hollywood Park City Council on April 19 awarded a construction contract for a project designed to extend the rear end of the fire station bay more than 20 feet.


North San Antonio

Hollywood Park adopts ethics code for elected, appointed officials

Hollywood Park City Council on April 19 unanimously approved an ethics code applicable to local elected officials and appointed members of city boards, commissions and committees.