Ruben Davis Drive ribbon cutting ceremony

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On Saturday, Jan. 7, Missouri City staff, councilmembers, stakeholders and residents joined Houston-area elected officials for a ribbon cutting ceremony for Ruben Davis Drive. The day’s ceremony included a salute to the former Fort Bend County Precinct 2 Constable at the Fort Bend County Annex building, which is located next to the newly renamed Orchard […]

Here Comes the Savior

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One of the greatest things about Christmas is the anticipation of what would be awaiting you under the tree on Christmas morning. As a kid, the anticipation would almost be overbearing; even for some adults. It’s almost torturous when you think about it. Right after Thanksgiving, we are immersed into Christmas for the next 4-5 […]

St. Catherine of Sienna Episcopal Church invites worship to christmas services

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St. Catherine of Sienna Episcopal Church, located at 4747 Sienna Parkway in Sienna Plantation, is a reflection of the Sienna community in its diversity and in the age of its members. They have 19 nationalities represented in their congregation. The church has been blessed with the gift of hospitality. They gather often for fellowship and […]

Missouri City wins $50,000 Lowe’s grant

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The Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation (LCEF) recently announced that Missouri City will receive a $50,000 grant for the Quail Valley North Park Playground Replacement project. “I am very proud of Parks and Recreation Director Jason Mangum and his team for their efforts in understanding the importance of public/private partnerships in achieving our goals,” City […]

Missouri City stuffing trucks with food

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Community unity will shine through again this year in Missouri City as citizens and the city partner to host the eighth annual “Operation Thanksgiving—Stuff the Squad Car and Fire Truck!” on Saturday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Public Safety Headquarters, 3849 Cartwright Road. All city departments are collaborating to sponsor the […]

Missouri City moves elections to November

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At their Oct. 17 meeting, Missouri City council members voted 4-3 to approve a resolution that will move the city’s general elections from May to November. Section 6.01 of the city charter provides that elections for the mayor and the at-large city council members must be held in May of each even-numbered year, and elections […]

Missouri City expands smoking ordinance to include vaping

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The use of electronic cigarettes and vaping devices is now banned anywhere smoking is prohibited in the city of Missouri City, in accordance with a recently amended city ordinance. The amended ordinance defines electronic cigarettes and expanded the definition of smoking to include the use of the devices, thus enforcing the use electronic cigarettes in […]

Tree removal part of Community Center Renovation Project

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These Bradford pear trees were cut down as part of the Phase II Renovation Plan for the Missouri City Community Center.

Recently, the Missouri City Parks and Recreation Department removed trees from the courtyard area of the Community Center in the City Hall Complex, 1522 Texas Pkwy. The tree removal is consistent with the Phase II Renovation Plan for the facility. Phase II of the Community Center Renovation Project may include a new roof over the […]

Cancer walk, festival set for Oct. 30

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Missouri City Fitness in conjunction with Missouri City Church of Christ will host its second annual Breast Cancer Awareness walk and fall festival on Oct. 30. The walk will start at Missouri City Church of Christ at 2019 Bright Meadows Drive, Missouri City. The gathering starts at 11 a.m., and the walk begins at noon. […]

Missouri City Council considers increase in tax rate

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At their Tuesday, Sept. 6, regular meeting, Missouri City Councilmembers approved the Finance & Services Committee’s recommendation to place a proposed tax rate of $0.56010 per $100 valuation on the Monday, Oct. 3, regular meeting agenda at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and […]

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