Category archives for: Meadows Place

Drive-Thru ordinance could boost Meadows Place

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By Karen Daniels For The Star When zoning first came to the City of Meadows Place in 1985, there was an ordinance that did not allow for commercial properties to have a drive-thru. “At the time, City Council had been targeting professional businesses,” said Mayor Charles Jessup. However, by eliminating fast-food establishments, banks, who are […]

Meadows Place 24th Annual 4th of July Parade

By Karen Daniels Get your bikes, skates, and wagons polished and decorated for the 24th Annual Meadows Place 4th of July Parade. Residents are encouraged to invite family and friends to the non-motorized neighborhood event where “half the town is in the parade and the other half is watching the parade.” This year’s marshal is […]

Meadows Place Neighborhood Watch helps homeowners save insurance $$

By Karen Daniels  At the March 19 neighborhood watch meeting, held at the Meadows Place Tactical Training Center, this month’s topic was about securing your house and saving money. Residents who are interested should schedule their inspection with Sargeant Dottei with the police department’s Crime Prevention, cp@cityofmeadowsplace.org” Typically within seven to 10 days an officer […]

Meadows Place hosts Water-Reuse program and tour

Meadows Place welcomed the Southeast Branch of the Texas Public Works Association (TWPA) to their city and rolled out the red carpet for this group of men and women who keep our cities operating.  After the Board Meeting, President Andy Phillips and Jason Kirby of WC&ID #2, welcomed Mayor Charles Jessup and Meadows Place Director […]

City of Meadows Place is ready for 4th of July fun

By Karen Daniels  Break out the red, white and blue! City of Meadows Place will be holding their annual 4th of July Parade this Thursday at 10:00am and they want you to make plans to attend the “best hometown parade around.” This year the Meadows Elementary School celebrates their 40th year. The five living principals […]

City of Meadows Place efforts save residents money

By Karen Daniels  After years of hard work, commitment, and a coordinated effort between Meadows Place, Fort Bend County, Houston-Galveston Council and TxDOT, the City of Meadows Place proudly announced that they will be receiving federal funds to help reconstruct the portion of West Airport that extends from Highway 59 through the intersection of South […]

Join City of Meadows Place at Skeeters Sat., May 4th

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By Karen Daniels  For the second year in a row, The City of Meadows Place will participate in Family Night at Constellation Field to watch the Sugar Land Skeeters play ball against the Lancaster Barnstormers on Saturday, May 4 at 6:05pm. Fifty tickets have been sold so far for this event for families to get […]

City of Meadows Place participate in TRAPS’ 75 Years of Advocacy Quilt

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In recognition of their 75 years of advocacy, the Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS) asked member cities to create and contribute a square of their city of parks department logo for an anniversary quilt. Limited spaces were available to cities across Texas, who were given specific guidelines to follow and a deadline to meet. […]

City of Meadows Place wins Park Development Award

Shown are (l-r) are Mayor Charles Jessup, Monya Keenan, and Dan McGraw.

By Karen Daniels The City of Meadows Place has created an eco-friendly reclaimed water project that has earned them the 2012 Innovations in Park & Facility Development Award from Texas Recreation and Park Society. TRAPS was established 75 years ago and is committed to advancing the field of parks, recreation and leisure services in Texas. […]

Meadows Place Celebrates

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The 23rd Annual Meadows Place Christmas Memories in the Park took place on December 7. This yearly event is a favorite tradition among residents and visitors from all over. Of course, the highlight of the evening was the arrival of Santa Claus. Mark McGrath Park was turned into a winter wonderland, kicking off the holiday […]

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