Missouri City outlines sidewalk repair plan

In 2014, the citizens of Missouri City approved a bond referendum whereby sidewalk repair/replacement was identified as one of the recipients of funds from the bond issue. Further, in 2016 additional funds were also earmarked by the City Council for that purpose. Collectively, approximately $2 million was committed to sidewalk repair and replacement, all of […]

Missouri City to hold Juneteenth celebration

The Missouri City Juneteenth Celebration Foundation’s (MCJCF) annual weeklong celebration from June 12-18 will once again recognize community leaders who go above and beyond to give back to the “Show Me City” and all Fort Bend communities. During the fall of 2002, District B Councilmember Don Smith organized residents, business owners, and stakeholders within Missouri […]

Hurricane Lane now open in Missouri City

Construction on Hurricane Lane, which began last June is now complete and the roadway was to open to all traffic on Tuesday, May 23, weather permitting. A new two-lane roadway was constructed to extend Hurricane Lane north from Trammel-Fresno Road to Lake Olympia Parkway where it will connect to the Fort Bend Tollway. The Texas […]

Free Comic Book Day

Comic book fans line up to collect comic books Saturday at Bedrock City Comic Company in Missouri City for Free Comic Book Day. The annual event celebrated at comic book stores across the country provides free, special comics to fans. This year, Bedrock City had musicians, comic book artists and cosplayers (people in costumes) to […]

Memorabilia of old school needed for gymnasium renovation project

Do you have old yearbooks, pictures or memorabilia from the old Missouri City High/Middle School? Fort Bend County Pct. 2 Commissioner Grady Prestage is calling on the community to help with the Missouri City Middle School Gymnasium Renovation Project. The building was acquired by Fort Bend County from Fort Bend ISD and Prestage plans to […]

Missouri City veteran receives 50-year service award

Missouri City American Legion Post 294 Historian Denny Thibault was presented with a 50-year continuous membership award on April 4 by District Commander Bea Trevino and Post Commander Jack Williams. Thibault, who joined the American Legion in 1966, has lived in Quail Valley since 1981. The American Legion organized in 1919 and currently has 2.2 […]

Paper shredding event this Saturday

On Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Missouri City Public Safety Headquarters, 3849 Cartwright Road, Missouri City, a free paper shredding event will be hosted by Missouri City Green in partnership with Missouri City Parks &and Recreation. ProShred of Houston will securely shred confidential household documents and all shredded paper will […]

Missouri City seeks input from residents

The City of Missouri City is seeking the public’s input on the city’s comprehensive plan as well as a redesign of the city’s website. A symposium will be held Tuesday, March 28, at 7 p.m. at the Community Center in City Hall Complex, 1522 Texas Pkwy. Currently, staff is in the process of managing a […]

Missouri City teen earns Girl Scouts’ highest honor

According to the Girl Scout Research Institute’s (GSRI) report, The Power of the Girl Scout Gold Award: Excellence in Leadership and Life, Girl Scout Gold Award recipients receive greater lifetime benefits than their peers with regard to positive sense of self, life satisfaction, leadership, life success, community service, and civic engagement thanks to their experience […]

Missouri City police confront man filming police station

By Joe Southern jsouthern@fortbendstar.com Missouri City Police Sgt. Phillip Englishbee has become a YouTube sensation, but not in a flattering way. Englishbee and Officer Lewis Jefferson were captured on video Feb. 15 by an unnamed Houston area Internet news videographer when they questioned why he was filming the exterior of the Missouri City Police and […]

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