The new Fort Bend Epicenter multipurpose facility could be used as a spot for trade shows and sporting events, could act as a large-scale shelter for county residents in an emergency and more. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
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Fort Bend County
A new 230,000-square-foot multipurpose facility dubbed the Fort Bend Epicenter complex will soon be erected in Fort Bend County.
Bar and grill franchise Little Woodrow’s opened its eighth Houston-area location in Tomball on Feb. 23, according to a social media post by the business.
Subsidence has been occurring across Montgomery County for decades—with one gauge in Conroe measuring nearly 16 centimeters from 2005-20, according to data from the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District.
Montgomery County is preparing to take over vaccination operations at the Woodforest Bank Stadium in March once it is no longer being operated by hospital system Memorial Hermann.
Sugar Land-Missouri City
The city of Sugar Land is in the beginning phases of a project to widen portions of University Boulevard.
Morgan Theophil, Adriana Rezal, Andrew Christman, Eva Vigh and Claire Shoop contributed to this report.