Katy News

Katy Fire Department Awarded SAFER Grant

August 9th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE Katy Fire Department is Awarded $2,181,579 SAFER Grant to Hire 16 Firefighters for New Fire Station #2   August 8, 2017: The Katy


On-Street Parking Restriction

July 28th, 2017 by bhebert

The City of Katy has received numerous complaints from our residents in West Katy about on-street parking issues near Katy High School that resulted in


Drainage Study Update

June 12th, 2017 by bhebert

April 10th City Council Meeting – Review of the April 2016 storm Click to view the City of Katy Flood Protection Study presented April 10   *May


Amazon Fulfillment Center in Katy

March 29th, 2017 by Kayce Reina

We are pleased to officially announce that Amazon plans to build their tenth fulfillment center in Texas in the City of Katy. Katy has recently


Help Keep Drainage Ditches and Storm Drains Clean

January 5th, 2017 by Becky McGrew

To lessen street flooding, the City asks residents and property managers to not block drainage ditches.  In addition, you can help clean the inlets and


West Nile Virus

August 24th, 2016 by bhebert

Harris County Public Health (HCPH) has confirmed a positive West Nile Virus (WNV) human case in our portion of Harris County.  The virus was confirmed


Zika Virus Facts

August 22nd, 2016 by bhebert

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a travel alert for people traveling to regions and certain countries where Zika virus transmission


What is Stormwater Pollution?

December 9th, 2015 by bhebert

Stormwater runoff is a leading cause of pollution in our lakes and streams and educating our citizens about the causes and effects of pollution is


KDA & Sueba Finalize Partnership for Boardwalk District

October 8th, 2015 by Kayce Reina

Katy Development Authority and Sueba USA Corporation Finalize Partnership to Develop the Boardwalk District   (Katy, Texas) October 8, 2015 – The City of Katy


Water Line Replacement Insurance

December 18th, 2014 by bhebert

Katy residents have reported receiving mail solicitations for water line replacement insurance.  This insurance is not from the City and is not endorsed by the City


Power Outage Notification

July 11th, 2014 by bhebert

A new service tool from our partner, CenterPoint Energy, delivers email, text and/or phone call notifications when your power goes out.  Get signed up today!


Commercial Businesses

September 10th, 2013 by bhebert

All new Commercial businesses, including those opening in existing buildings, are required to have a Certificate of Occupancy prior to opening.  A Commercial Certificate of Occupancy application


Report City Code Violations

July 11th, 2013 by bhebert

Rain and sun, rain and sun!!! Everything is growing! Just a reminder to Katy residents that keeping grass mowed is required by City Ordinance. Anything


Visit Katy’s Museums

July 4th, 2013 by bhebert

The Katy Heritage Museum has displays featuring vintage farming equipment and artifacts from Katy’s agricultural and pioneering history.  Located at 6002 George Bush Drive, the


Basketball Goals Prohibited on Streets

February 1st, 2012 by bhebert

Basketball goals on public rights-of-way and streets are prohibited.  (1) Basketball goals and other like structures or devices located upon any city street, sidewalk, grass plot,


Bandit Signs are Prohibited

August 9th, 2011 by bhebert

The City of Katy prohibits “bandit” signs and garage sale signs placed in public right-of-ways including attachments to telephone/power poles and stop signs.  This City


Residential Water Usage Facts

April 26th, 2011 by bhebert

Believe it or not, the average water usage per person is 100 gallons per day or 3000 gallons per month!   Here’s how… The average toilet uses