Conroe - Montgomery

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5:01 PM Apr 22, 2022 CDT

Q&A: Meet the Montgomery City Council candidates for Position 4

Montgomery City Council Position 4 candidates talk priorities ahead of the May 7 election.


State district court rules in favor of Conroe, Magnolia in San Jacinto River Authority water payment suit

A Beaumont court ruled that the San Jacinto River Authority failed to mediate with the three cities in relation to surface water payments. The SJRA confirmed they will appeal the decision.


Marcel Boulevard shopping center taking shape

Tenants are anticipated to begin opening in April within Marcel Boulevard, a shopping and dining center within Grand Central Park.



Meet the candidates for Conroe City Council Place 5

Ahead of the May 7 election, here are the candidates running for Conroe City Council Place 5 and their responses to Community Impact Newspaper's questions.


CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Village within expansive Fields development in Frisco to feature 5-star Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Voodoo Doughnut coming soon to Cypress and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 22.


As appraisal values spike, Montgomery County appraisal, tax officials host workshops for residents

The county appraiser Tony Belinoski and tax assessor-collector Tammy McRae broke down the 2022 appraisal process in the face of “unprecedented” values


Here are 5 events in the Conroe area this weekend, April 22-24

Here are 5 events in the Conroe area this weekend, April 22-24.



Q&A: Get to know who is running for Montgomery City Council Place 2 ahead of the upcoming May 7 election

Get to know who is running for Montgomery City Council Place 2 ahead of the upcoming May 7 election.


Q&A: Get to know the two candidates running for Montgomery mayor

Get to know the two candidates running for Montgomery mayor ahead of the May 7 election.


TxDOT targets traffic, safety with Hwy. 105 projects

Five projects are planned or underway along Hwy. 105 in Montgomery County to improve traffic congestion and safety along the corridor, which has seen a spike in traffic and crashes since 2012, according to Texas Department of Transportation data.


Q&A: Meet the candidates for Conroe City Council Place 4

Ahead of the May 7 elections, here are the candidates for Conroe City Council and their responses to Community Impact Newspaper's questions.



CI TEXAS ROUNDUP: Construction to start on Magnolia Village retail center May 2; Stranger Things Store to open in Grapevine Mills and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas in Texas as of April 21.


Montgomery County moving forward on master facilities plan to reshape downtown Conroe offices

The county unveiled preliminary plans from Houston-based architecture firm PGAL at an April 12 commissioners court session.


Conroe ISD taking name suggestions for two elementary schools, other buildings in the district

Residents can submit name suggestions via the district's website.


Montgomery High School students participate in Stop the Bleed first-aid training

Montgomery High School students participated in Stop the Bleed first-aid training April 20.




Willis ISD bond calls for more schools, new football stadium, aquatic center May 7

Willis ISD’s 2022 bond package asks voters to consider approving three propositions totaling $225 million on the May 7 ballot for projects including a middle school, an elementary school, a football stadium and an aquatic center. 



Here’s what to know about Conroe's municipal judge race for the May 7 election

The May 7 ballot includes candidates for the city of Conroe's municipal judge position.



Conroe ISD takes first step toward creation of virtual school for 2022-23

The virtual-hybrid school would be funded by ESSER funds for one year.


TO-DO: 8 events in late April, May in Conroe, Montgomery and Willis

From a book sale to live music, see what's upcoming in Conroe and Montgomery.


Meet the candidates for Conroe City Council Place 3

Ahead of the May 7 elections, here are the candidates for Conroe City Council, and their responses to Community Impact Newspaper questions


Montgomery ISD bond projects on May 7 ballot to accommodate growth, workforce opportunities

Voters in Montgomery ISD’s boundaries will decide a $326.9 million bond package May 7 as the district looks to fund new campuses, a centralized career and technical education facility, and other improvements to accommodate growing student enrollment.