Katy News

Baseball/Softball Field Reservations

February 4th, 2019 by Kayce Reina

ATTENTION: Our baseball and softball fields are completely booked during the week for the month of February, and there is limited availability on weekends. March

Citizen’s Police Academy

January 22nd, 2019 by Kayce Reina

The Katy Police Department is offering a Citizen’s Police Academy class for City of Katy residents. This is a 10-week training opportunity for citizens who

Prepare for Freezing Temperatures

January 14th, 2019 by bhebert

Prepare pipes for freezing temperatures The time to prepare for freezing temperatures is when the weather is still warm. There are several things customers can

Quarterly SUPER Heavy Trash & Calendars

January 1st, 2019 by bhebert

Beginning January 2019, the City of Katy will increase the super heavy trash service to four times a year, January, April, July and October.  In

Keep Leaves out of Storm Drains

December 13th, 2018 by bhebert

Do not rake or dump grass clippings or leaves into the storm drainage system. Water that flows into our storm water drainage system, along with other substances it collects, goes directly into

Contractor’s Workshop

December 7th, 2018 by Becky McGrew

City of Katy Building Permit Department workshop presentations: Tuesday 12/4/18 – 2015 IBC Comparison and Significant Changes      Wednesday 12/5/18 – 2015 IMC “What are the

First Street Improvements

November 5th, 2018 by bhebert

The City of Katy held a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, November 8 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm to discuss the First Street improvements

New Building & Electrical Codes Adopted

October 26th, 2018 by bhebert

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2019    2015 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODES AND 2017 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CODE ADOPTED The City of Katy has adopted the 2015 International Building Codes

Water Testing Scam

September 27th, 2018 by bhebert

Katy residents have reported receiving phone calls for mandatory water testing in the evening. This is NOT from the City of Katy and the testing

Water Meter Upgrade Begins Oct. 1

September 25th, 2018 by bhebert

Dear City of Katy Resident:                                         

Mosquito Spraying

July 27th, 2018 by bhebert

The City of Katy began for spraying mosquitoes in May and will continue until the first week of October.  Spraying is done nightly Monday through

Conserve Water-Irrigate 7pm to 7 am

July 26th, 2018 by bhebert

The City of Katy is requesting that all customers voluntarily do your part to conserve water by practicing minimum water use and irrigating lawns before 7:00

Hurricane Preparedness Update

July 25th, 2018 by Kayce Reina

In preparation for hurricane season, the City of Katy provides an update on work that has occurred since Hurricane Harvey with efforts on federal, regional

Pine Forest Subdivision Workshop-July 31

July 23rd, 2018 by bhebert

UPDATE: Costello Engineering will hold a workshop for the residents of Pine Forest Subdivision to discuss drainage improvements. The workshop will be Tuesday, July 31st


May 8th, 2018 by bhebert

Riceland Terrace Workshop

February 23rd, 2018 by Becky McGrew

Costello Inc. will hold a workshop for the Riceland Terrace residents on Wednesday, February 28th at 5:30 pm in the City Council chambers. For questions, please

Brant Street Drainage Project

February 22nd, 2018 by bhebert

The City of Katy will close Morton Road from Avenue D to Katy Hockley Road, Thursday and Friday, November 16 and 17 from 8:30 am to 3:00

Pine Forest Workshop

February 22nd, 2018 by bhebert

Costello Inc. will hold a workshop for the Pine Forest residents on Tuesday, November 7 at 5:30 pm in the City Council chambers. For questions,

Johnny Nelson

January 22nd, 2018 by Kayce Reina

Johnny Nelson Former Mayor & City Administrator 1938 – 2018   It is with heavy hearts that the City of Katy says goodbye to one

FEMA’s Hurricane Harvey Recovery Guide

November 5th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

Registration deadline for disaster assistance is now November 30. Click HERE for more information.

Flood Study

October 18th, 2017 by bhebert

Costello Engineering will have a presentation on the Cane Island Branch at the City Council meeting on Monday, October 23 at 6:30 p.m. in the

Video Update: 10-16-17

October 3rd, 2017 by Kayce Reina

UPDATE on October 16, 2017: The City of Katy has contracted with TxDOT for one last and final debris pick-up across the city for flood

American Red Cross Assistance

September 21st, 2017 by Kayce Reina

American Red Cross Hurricane Harvey Assistance Through the generosity of our donors, the American Red Cross is providing emergency assistance in the amount of $400

Mayor Update: 9/17 @ 6 PM

September 17th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

Mayor Chuck Brawner updates our residents on the ongoing efforts of the City’s engineering and drainage assessments throughout the city limits.  

Debris Removal Update – 9/15 @ 4 PM

September 15th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

For the past two weeks, trucks contracted with the City of Katy have been clearing out Hurricane Harvey flood-related debris from the streets within the

Disaster Recovery Center Open

September 11th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) and the Small Business Administration will be open at Katy Mills Mall, Entry 6, Suite 667 starting Monday, September

Disaster Unemployment Assistance

September 9th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

Below is information on Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) to our Katy residents whose jobs have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey.   DUA, which is an

Hurricane Harvey – Report Damage (Harris County)

September 7th, 2017 by Becky McGrew

Please see the below attachment which details the new Damage Report Feature on the Harris County Appraisal (HCAD) District Map for Harris County homeowners to

Permits & Inspections Requirements

September 1st, 2017 by Kayce Reina

ATTENTION – PERMITS/INSPECTIONS INFORMATION (09/2017) NOTE:  For all permit/inspection questions, call 281-391-4830 or email harveypermits@cityofkaty.com. If you were impacted by Hurricane Harvey and your home

Beware of Scammers

August 30th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

Residents, beware of people who come to your home asking for information and money pretending to be companies that can help you. Do not give