New Fulshear Katy business opens – SPICK & SPAN TRASH CANS  

We clean stinky bins so you don’t have to! Fulshear Katy, Tx resident Adam Gregory wants to clean your trash cans! SPICK & SPAN TRASH CANS is a new Fulshear Katy business that will come to your home and clean your trash cans, making them safe to handle, sanitized and free of bacteria, keeping insects and rodents away, deodorized and pleasant to keep in your garages. SPICK & SPAN TRASH CANS opened for business on […]

Stormwater drainage improvement meetings scheduled through January

(HARRIS COUNTY, Texas) – The Harris County Engineering Department – Recovery and Resiliency Division will host the following community engagement meetings. Residents of these areas are invited to attend and provide feedback on proposed stormwater drainage improvements. Harris County Flood Control District representatives will also be in attendance. Any improvements will be funded with the bonds approved by Harris County voters on Aug. 25, 2018.  Crosby Township community engagement meeting, Precinct 2 Jan. 15, […]

Libraries Announce Family Reading Winter Challenge  

The popularity of Fort Bend County Libraries’ Summer Reading Clubs for children, teens, and adults inspired the library system to add a similar program for families during the winter season. The Family Reading Winter Challenge will begin on Monday, January 28, and will continue for five weeks through March 2, at all branches in the Fort Bend County library system, which includes the Cinco Ranch Branch Library and the Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library. This five-week program is […]

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners Announce 2019 Fruit Tree Sale

The Fort Bend County Master Gardeners will hold their annual Fruit Tree Sale on Saturday, February 9th, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The sale will be held in the George Pavilion at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds in Rosenberg. In Fort Bend County, we are fortunate that we can grow several types of fruit trees, from apples and plums to many varieties of citrus and even tropicals and semi-tropicals. The Fort Bend County Master […]

Cross Creek Ranch Wins 2018 Sustainability Award

(Fulshear, TX – Dec. 19, 2018)       —        The West Houston Association recently honored Cross Creek Ranch with a 2018 Sustainability Stars Award for the community’s Polishing Pond, an innovative wetlands water treatment basin. The award recognizes West Houston communities for developing projects that make economic, environmental and social sense. “Cross Creek Ranch’s Polishing Pond epitomizes progressive, conscientious development,” said Auggie Campbell, President and Chief Executive Officer of the West Houston Association. “The polishing process uses nature-based […]

Learn How To Research Your Family History At Library Program  

Have you ever wondered where your ancestors came from?  Are you curious about their military service or medical history? Learn the basics of beginning your family-history research at a special program, “Genealogy 101,” on Monday, January 14, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Meeting Room at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library, 8100 FM 359 South in Fulshear. Staff from the library system’s Genealogy & Local History department will provide a basic introduction to […]

Clay Development & Construction Breaks Ground On Pederson Distribution Park With 621,920 Sf Spec Project

WALLER COUNTY, TEXAS…In January 2019, Clay Development & Construction Inc. will begin construction on a 621,920-square-foot distribution center on 30.82 acres between the Katy Freeway/I-10 and Highway 90, west of Pederson Road, in Waller County, Texas, in the Katy/West Houston submarket. The new building will be completed in August 2019. The site provides 1,500 feet of Katy Freeway visibility to 46,032 vehicles daily and is the first development in the 106.6-acre Pederson Distribution Park. “At […]

Cross Creek Ranch Donates $20,000 to Texana Center

Cross Creek Ranch General Manager Rob Bamford, center, presents a $20,000 check to Kate Johnson-Patagoc, Texana Director of Specialized Services, and George Patterson, Chief Executive Officer of Texana Center. The monies were raised during the 2018 Scarecrow Fest, which drew approximately 8,000 people to the Fulshear community. It will go toward Texana’s capital campaign for its new Fulshear campus.

(Fulshear, TX – Dec. 13, 2018)—Fulshear’s Cross Creek Ranch has donated proceeds from this year’s Scarecrow Fest — $20,000 — to Texana Center. It is the third year the Johnson Development community has raised money through its annual fall festival for Texana Center, a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to change lives every day through treatment for autism, programs for adults with intellectual disabilities and those with behavioral healthcare issues. The funds support the center’s […]

“National Wreaths Across America Day” at Katy’s Magnolia Cemetery on Dec. 15

More than 400 wreaths will be laid at graves of military veterans at Magnolia Cemetery in Katy on Saturday, Dec. 15. The effort in Katy will coincide with wreath-laying at more than 1,400 locations in all 50 states, at sea, and abroad on National Wreaths Across America Day.  This will be the second year that volunteers at the Katy cemetery have laid wreaths. The event is being planned by Jonathan D. Rozier Post 164 of […]

The Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce (FKACC) held it’s Annual Breakfast on Friday, December 7th at Safari Texas.

Fulshear-Katy Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, (from left to right) Terry Crockett (Chairman), Tricia Wright (Vice Chairman), Tricia Turner, Andrew Van Chau, Randy Stacy (Secretary), Kristine Thomason, David Melanson, Hugh Durlam, Collette Horton.

Keynote Speaker Mayor Aaron Groff shared a vision of Fulshear’s future that embraced growth and opportunity. NewFirst National Bank was the Presenting Sponsor for the sixth consecutive year! Special thanks to Underwriters: Fulshear Run, CenterPoint Energy, Memorial Hermann Medical Group and Urgent Care, Costello, Inc. and Olson for Congress Committee.