City of Katy Parks and Recreation Department

Katy Parks and Recreation Department Director Takes a Similar Position in North Texas

Brad Barnes

By George Slaughter Brad Barnes has resigned as Katy parks and recreation director to take a similar position in Midlothian, just south of the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Barnes described Midlothian as a little bit bigger than Katy, but still a small community. It has a council-manager form of municipal government. “It’s kind of at the edge of the metropolitan community,” Barnes said. “If you go south, you’re out in the farmland.” The big change, and […]

Katy Summer Tailgate

The City of Katy Parks and Recreation Department is partnering again with Matt Schomburg Agency and No Label Brewery to host the Katy Summer Tailgate Saturday, August 13 from 2:00 p.m. till 10:00 p.m. in and around Harvest Plaza. This is an end of summer bash with an old school street dance and pep rally flair. All Katy residents are invited to join us for an evening filled with a street dance (with tunes provided […]