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Early voting location moved from Jersey Village, new location added on Greenhouse

With early voting for the November 2014 election coming up next month, the Harris County Clerk’s election division has released early voting poll locations, several of which have changed in the Cy-Fair area. more »

Sep 24, 2014 6:00 PM Cy-Fair 1 Comments

Jersey Village monitors sales tax revenue as budget talks begin

The City of Jersey Village hosted the first of three budget workshops July 21 to begin planning for the adoption of the 2014–15 municipal budget. more »

Jul 22, 2014 4:50 PM Cy-Fair

Projects could lower flood insurance rates for residents in Jersey Village

Jersey Village is embarking on an initiative that could lower flood insurance rates for city residents by as much as 15 percent. more »

Jul 16, 2014 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Process begins for drafting new comprehensive plan in Jersey Village

Jersey Village City Council voted to bring in consulting firm Freese and Nichols to help guide and draft the city’s new comprehensive plan at its March 17 meeting. more »

Apr 16, 2014 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Jersey Village considers plan update

After nearly 25 years of operating under a comprehensive plan written in 1989, the city of Jersey Village is looking into updating the document to better prepare for future growth. more »

Sep 19, 2013 7:00 AM Cy-Fair

Several businesses between Beltway 8 and Jones Road, such as this former Jack in the Box, have already been displaced by the Hwy. 290 expansion.

John Rigg

City prepares for Hwy. 290 expansion

Officials with the city of Jersey Village have been looking at ways to regain a significant loss in business revenues as a result of the Hwy. 290 expansion project. more »

Jul 18, 2013 12:00 AM Cy-Fair 3 Comments

Erskine defeats Berube for Jersey Village mayoral position

Erskine receives nearly 200 more votes in unofficial victory more »

May 11, 2013 12:00 AM , , Vote Houston Metro

Jersey Village wraps up street, utility improvement projects

Broken curbs, potholes and weathered sidewalks have disappeared from the Jersey Village landscape as Phase III of the city’s street improvement project nears completion. more »

Apr 18, 2013 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

The targeted billboard is located off Hwy. 290

Photo by John Rigg

Jersey Village City Council to decide on future of electronic signs in city limits

A proposal for Clear Channel Outdoor to implement several electronic signs and billboards in Jersey Village at no charge was given at the Jan. 21 City Council meeting, but the item was tabled until a later date. more »

Feb 21, 2013 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Texas Army Trail co-founder Joshua Yenzer plays disc golf at Bud Hadfield Park.

Photo by John Rigg

Cy–Fair sees park, trail system expansions

The establishment of interconnected parks and trails along bayou corridors and watersheds in northwest Harris County can be seen in the development of several recent projects. more »

Feb 21, 2013 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Jersey Village discusses future infrastructure relocations

City Council members discusses the effects the Hwy. 290 expansion project could have on Jersey Village. more »

Feb 20, 2013 3:45 PM Cy-Fair

Hwy. 290 expansion project

Northwest Houston motorists will see continued construction to widen Hwy. 290 throughout the year. more »

Jan 24, 2013 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Jersey Village City Council to decide on future of electronic signs

City Council received a proposal from Clear Channel to implement electronic signs and billboards in Jersey Village. more »

Jan 23, 2013 4:00 PM Cy-Fair

For the past two years, Eric Foerster has performed his duties to a growing population as chief of police for Jersey Village.

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Eric Foerster

For the past two years, Eric Foerster has performed his duties to a growing population as chief of police for Jersey Village. However, his career in law enforcement spans nearly two decades. more »

Dec 19, 2012 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Workers begin to survey the area for the water line encasement project in Jersey Village.

John Rigg

Jersey Village set to encase inter-connect water line

Jersey Village City Council approved various ordinances to amend the budget for the 2012–2013 budget to cover costs associated with the encasement of the city's water line. more »

Nov 30, 2012 3:00 PM Cy-Fair

Jersey Village City Council approved the new curfew ordinance Oct. 22 at 16327 Lakeview Drive.

John Rigg

Jersey Village approves daytime curfew for students

Jersey Village City Council approved an amendment to the city's curfew ordinance, establishing a daytime curfew for students 17 and under. more »

Oct 23, 2012 3:30 AM Cy-Fair

Elvin Hayes was selected as officer of the month by TMPA in February 2011.

Photo courtesy of University of Houston Athletics

Elvin Hayes

The average height of the Jersey Village police force went up over the summer when 6-foot-9-inch former NBA superstar Elvin Hayes joined the force as a reserve deputy in July. more »

Oct 18, 2012 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

Jersey Village budget builds on last year’s surplus

The Jersey Village 2012–2013 fiscal year municipal budget was approved by City Council Sept. 17. more »

Oct 18, 2012 12:00 AM Cy-Fair

This event heightens awareness of local anti-crime efforts and promotes the partnership with law enforcement and the community.

Courtesy the Harris County Sheriff's Office

Event aims to raise nationwide crime prevention awareness

The 29th annual National Night Out—sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch and Target—is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 2 across Texas. more »

Oct 1, 2012 4:15 AM Cy-Fair

Jersey Village budget adjusted for end of fiscal year

Several last-minute city budget adjustments totaling about $450,000 were approved by the Jersey Village City Council Aug. 20 for the fiscal year that began last October and ends Sept. 30. more »

Aug 22, 2012 12:00 PM Cy-Fair