Sugar Land

DPS Increases Road Enforcement for Spring Break

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is stepping up enforcement efforts as traffic picks up for spring break. DPS Texas Highway Patrol Troopers will increase traffic enforcement as part of Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) from March 13 through March 21, including St. Patrick’s Day. “Spring break can be a time of fun, but we want the people of Texas, and visitors to our state, to enjoy themselves responsibly,” said DPS Director […]

The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences Need Your Help In Locating The Following Deceased Individuals

We are requesting the public’s assistance in locating next of kin for the following deceased individuals. We would appreciate you publishing a brief notice in the next few days in the hopes that family or friends may see the information and contact this office. HUBERT HERNANDEZ – Hispanic Male, 79 Years: Mr. Hernandez died in the 13400 block of Robertsvale Road in Houston, TX on 02/24/2021. Please call the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences at 832-927-5000 and refer to case ML21-0931. (https://www.namus.gov/UnclaimedPersons/Case#/78432)     […]

2021 State Of The City Of Sugar Land Rescheduled

The 2021 State of the City Sugar Land was postponed due to the inclement weather and has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 11:30 – 1:30 PM. This virtual presentation will be focused on the City’s 2020 accomplishments, future projections and a recap on the City’s response to the winter storms that occurred during the week of February 14th. Join  Mayor Joe R. Zimmerman and City Manager Michael W. Goodrum as they reflect […]

Online Shopping Date Change

Fort Bend County Master Gardeners 2021 Spring Vegetable and Herb Plant Sale Please note that we are changing the dates for our Online Storefront to open February 27th at 8 a.m. and close on March 6th at 5 p.m. (originally March 3rd – March 10th). The plants grown in our greenhouse for the sale all survived the freeze and will be ready for you to plant in your gardens.  Once you place your order online, you will receive […]

HCPH| Harris County Public Health to Resume Modified Testing and Vaccination Operations Friday, Normal Operations on Saturday and Sunday

Houston – Harris County Public Health will resume limited COVID-19 testing and vaccine operations on Friday, February 19th. For a full list of details and best practices for residents, please see the information below. Testing:M.O. Campbell, San Jacinto Central, and Lonestar College Cypress Center sites will reopen Friday from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. We will also have COVID-19 testing availability Saturday and Sunday. Due to inclement weather conditions, all HCPH mobile testing sites will […]

UPDATE | Winter Weather Recovery (Thursday – 1 p.m.)

The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management (HCOHSEM) is continuing to monitor and coordinate recovery efforts across the area. The National Weather Service has issued a Hard Freeze Warning for Harris County beginning at midnight and lasting until 9:00 a.m. Friday. Remember to protect the 4 P’s – people, pets, pipes and plants from exposure to the cold. Temperatures will be in the 20s across most of the area. Communities in northern parts […]

WorkFaith Announces IWork Spring 2021

WorkFaith today announced iWork Spring 2021, a virtual two-day hiring event dedicated to Bridging the Skills Gap in America and getting the frontlines back to work. The event, which takes place on April 28 – 29, includes sessions with key leaders of essential businesses, virtual one-on-one meetings with employers, practice interviews, group coaching, and private prayer sessions. “With everything that’s happened in our economy, as a result of the pandemic, many companies have had to eliminate […]

13th Annual State Of The City Sugar Land

The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present the thirteenth annual State of the City Sugar Land Address focusing on the City’s 2020 accomplishments. The program will be held Friday, February 19, 2021 as a virtual presentation from 11:30-1:30 PM. Join Mayor Joe R. Zimmerman and City Manager Michael W. Goodrum as they reflect on the City’s past, highlight the ongoing accomplishments from 2020, and explore what is next for Sugar Land. The […]

Valentine’s Day is Coming – If you Love it, Click It!

More Reckless Driving During Pandemic Valentine’s Day is a good time to show your love by making sure that before you start your vehicle, all passengers — big and small — are always buckled up correctly. This is even more important this year during the pandemic when there is more reckless driving on our roadways and an increase in unbuckled fatalities.  Taking those few seconds to buckle your children into their car seats, and making […]