By Betsy Dolan If you are an experienced teacher in Fort Bend ISD, chances are you are making slightly more money than your peers in other districts around the Houston area. But if you are a first year teacher in Fort Bend ISD, you might be making less. Such are the findings of a Texas Association of School Board study presented to the Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees. The … [Read more...] about Fort Bend ISD will tweak teachers’ salary structure
Archives for May 2013
Mayor Allen Owen, Councilmen Floyd Emery, Bobby Marshall, & Danny Nguyen along with Missouri City Police and Fire supported the 12th Q. V. Proud (QVP) Annual Memorial Day Kids, Bike, Dog and Wagon Parade at the City Centre where kids of every age are reminded about the real meaning of Memorial Day. Q. V. Proud’s co-sponsors in the event were the Exchange Club of Quail … [Read more...] about QV Proud’s Annual Memorial Day Parade held
By Elsa Maxey The City of Sugar Land has put out a voluntary schedule for irrigation in an attempt to keep up with the demand for water as it asks water customers to use water more efficiently. But, here’s the part that is irking at least one city dweller. Residents are being asked to water on two specific days of the week in keeping with the color coded, four irrigation … [Read more...] about Sugar Land’s irrigation schedule voluntary?
By Karen Daniels Normally the joint budget meetings between Stafford City Council and SMSD Board of Trustees adhere to a two hour timetable, however at the May 16 meeting, the agenda list was so packed with important financial information, the meeting ran an hour and twenty-three minutes over. To put it plainly, practically everything in the budget is facing an increase. … [Read more...] about City of Stafford meets wtih SMSD about district’s budget increases
By Betsy Dolan It's taken more than two years, but the Sugar Land City Council on May 21 was able to sign off on a plan to begin the final segment of University Boulevard which will connect U.S. 90A to State Highway 6. The final section will link University North, where it currently ends behind the Walmart on SH 6, to U.S. 90A. It is the last phase of the 11-mile … [Read more...] about Sugar Land approves final leg of University Blvd project