Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 April 20

Summary: May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! & more… May Elections See what is on the ballot for May 1 elections in Cy-Fair https://communityimpact.com/houston/cy-fair/election/2021/04/19/see-what-is-on-the-ballot-for-may-1-elections-in-cy-fair/ What you need to know to vote in the May election in Sugar Land, Missouri City https://communityimpact.com/houston/sugar-land-missouri-city/election/2021/04/18/what-you-need-to-know-to-vote-in-the-may-election-in-sugar-land-missouri-city/ Q&A: See what Clear …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 April 19

Summary: May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! May Elections! & more.. May Elections Election Q&A: Pearland ISD board of trustees Position 4 https://communityimpact.com/houston/pearland-friendswood/election/2021/04/05/election-qa-pearland-isd-board-of-trustees-position-4/ Candidate Q&A: Get to know the candidates running for Humble City Council Place 2 https://communityimpact.com/houston/lake-houston-humble-kingwood/election/2021/04/16/candidate-qa-get-to-know-the-candidates-running-for-humble-city-council-place-2/ Candidate Q&A: Humble ISD trustee Position 1 …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 April 14

Summary: Reduce exterior lighting initiative for migrating birds underway, more may election information, another court to add to Harris County’s ~185 other judge elections underway, & more… May Elections Northwest Harris County MUD pitches bond referendums to keep up with growth, bolster trail system [& more entities also discussed] https://communityimpact.com/houston/cy-fair/election/2021/04/13/northwest-harris-county-mud-pitches-bond-referendums-to-keep-up-with-growth-bolster-trail-system/ Find out where to cast …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 April 12

Summary: Austin’s getting another farmers’ market, color me jealous, various road & housing projects are underway, E(u)RCOT’s got Bellaire spooked (un-Reliability), & more.. Harris County Bellaire roundup: Council OK's grant for backup generator [note: solar power is similar cost & the batteries must be tolerant to range of temperatures regardless of which system is used] …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 March 23

Summary: With infection rates dropping, local govts start loosening restrictions, & more on various Texas bills sponsored by local elected officials.. Flood plains, firearms and more: Here are some bills filed by Spring-Klein lawmakers so far in 87th Texas Legislature https://communityimpact.com/houston/spring-klein/at-the-capitol/2021/03/19/flood-plains-firearms-and-more-here-are-some-bills-filed-by-spring-klein-lawmakers-so-far-in-87th-texas-legislature/ Texas Supreme Court upholds injunction in Houston ISD takeover https://communityimpact.com/houston/heights-river-oaks-montrose/education/2021/03/19/texas-supreme-court-upholds-injunction-in-houston-isd-takeover/ Houston parks begin phased …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 March 20

Summary: Sick & tired of state & national politics (Democrats keep trying to provide more services for us plebs while Republicans keep blocking b/c they hate Democrats)? Here’s some local news stories to brighten your day! League City residents to get high-speed fiber optic cabling https://communityimpact.com/houston/bay-area/government/2021/03/18/league-city-residents-to-get-high-speed-fiber-optic-cabling/ 'Shut your mouth': Tempers flare again as Cypress Creek …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 March 13

Summary: Angleton, “at an unstable node” in ERCOT, moves to add battery power station a la Tesla; Montgomery County’s ESD10’s brouhahaha starts investigation–still unclear what happened; and more! Work on Kuykendahl Road widening underway, expects to wrap in early 2022 [note: no information on expected usage statistics provided] https://communityimpact.com/houston/the-woodlands/transportation/2021/03/10/work-on-kuykendahl-road-widening-underway-expects-to-wrap-in-early-2022/ ‘Give us a chance’: New board …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 March 12

Summary: TX DoT goes all-in for racist revival of bulldozing poor neighborhoods dominated by ppl of color, Harris County Dept of Edu again the target of a legislative bill to weaken area schools’ bulk purchasing power, & more… Public Utility Commission of Texas names new director of ERCOT accountability https://communityimpact.com/houston/spring-klein/government/2021/03/11/public-utility-commission-of-texas-names-new-director-of-ercot-accountability/ Proposed curriculum, funding changes: 14 …

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Texas State & Local NEWS: 2021 March 7

Summary: Texas govt entities cont to react to Gov Abbott’s gleeful efforts to lethally endanger more Texans, various road projects are underway, & more… Katy ISD will continue to require masks, other precautions despite lifting of statewide mandate https://communityimpact.com/houston/katy/coronavirus/2021/03/02/katy-isd-will-continue-to-require-masks-other-precautions-despite-lifting-of-statewide-mandate/ Fort Bend County judge: Wearing masks 'highly' recommended despite end to statewide mandate https://communityimpact.com/houston/sugar-land-missouri-city/coronavirus/2021/03/02/fort-bend-county-judge-wearing-masks-highly-recommended-despite-end-to-statewide-mandate/ Fort Bend …

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