Groundbreaking Ceremony

Downtown Square Renovation Underway

Ward A Council Members Janet Corte and Frank Carroll, Council Member-at-Large Chris Harris, Mayor Chuck Brawner, City Administrator Byron Hebert, and Tourism Director Kayce Reina make the ceremonial groundbreaking - George Slaughter photo

By George Slaughter Katy officials broke ground Wednesday morning for the renovation of the Katy Square across the street from City Hall. When finished, the square will have a new visitors center, public restroom, and open space. The project is expected to be complete by the Katy Rice Festival in October. The iconic water tower standing on the square will remain, but only for decorative and historical purposes. It will no longer be used for […]

Groundbreaking Ceremony to Celebrate Nora’s Home Transplant Hospitality Facility Expansion

Houston (May 30, 2017) – Nora’s Home, Houston’s haven for organ failure and transplant patients receiving care in the Texas Medical Center, is proud to announce an expansion that will double the existing lodging capacity. A groundbreaking ceremony will be held at Nora’s Home located at 8300 El Rio St., Houston, TX on Friday, June 9 at 2 p.m. to celebrate the expansion, which will allow the home to provide an additional 10,800 lodging nights […]