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Updated: County commissioner, bond opponents call for new road bond in November

Days after Montgomery County voters turned down the $350 million road bond proposal on May 9, those who led opposition to the bond as well as one county commissioner are calling for a new bond vote in November. more »

May 12, 2015 12:00 AM The Woodlands 2 Comments

Voters turn down $350 million Montgomery County road bond

Montgomery County have voted down a $350 million Montgomery County road bond proposal more »

May 9, 2015 7:07 PM Vote Houston Metro 7 Comments

Three new master-planned communities in development in Magnolia

As population growth continues to push developers into outlying areas to meet housing demand, three new master-planned communities totaling a combined 1,400 acres are under construction or planned for the Magnolia area outside city limits. more »

May 6, 2015 8:55 AM Tomball | Magnolia 2 Comments

Tomball Tollway opens to drivers, spurs retail development in area

The long-awaited Hwy. 249 corridor extension—a project that was removed from the Houston-Galveston Area Council 2035 Regional Transportation Plan in 2010 due to funding concerns—became a reality when Phase 1 opened to drivers on April 12. more »

May 6, 2015 8:00 AM Tomball | Magnolia

Woodlands voters make up nearly half of early voters in countywide election

The Montgomery County Elections Office has released early voting totals, and after nine days of voting, county voters are turning out in force. more »

May 6, 2015 12:00 AM The Woodlands 3 Comments

H-E-B purchases land in future 142-acre Magnolia mixed-use center

Austin-based development company Stratus Properties Inc. officials confirmed big-box grocer H-E-B purchased 18 acres in September to construct its first Magnolia location at the corner of FM 149 and FM 1488. more »

Apr 28, 2015 7:48 PM Tomball | Magnolia 5 Comments

Housing market drives property tax increase in Montgomery County

Many Montgomery County homeowners may see a significant increase in their appraised property values this month. more »

Apr 24, 2015 4:15 PM Tomball | Magnolia 1 Comments

Early voting for May 9 election begins April 27

Road bond election early voting more »

Apr 24, 2015 11:02 AM The Woodlands

New runway extension opens at Lone Star Executive Airport

Lone Star Executive Airport in Conroe celebrated the opening of its new extension of runway 14-32 during a March 23 ceremony that featured Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and members of the Montgomery County Commissioners Court. more »

Apr 9, 2015 12:00 AM The Woodlands

Population, business growth leading to more DWI cases

The number of drivers getting behind the wheel and driving while drunk have decreased in Montgomery County over the past year, but in The Woodlands the issue is occurring more often, according to law enforcement reports. more »

Apr 8, 2015 12:00 AM The Woodlands

Prop. 1 funds local road projects

The Texas Department of Transportation approved 12 previously unfunded transportation projects in the Greater Houston area—six of which are in Montgomery and Harris counties—that will be funded this year as a result of the passing of Prop. 1. more »

Apr 8, 2015 12:00 AM , The Woodlands 2 Comments

Montgomery County officials hold public road bond forum in Magnolia

Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Nelda Blair, co-chairwoman of the Montgomery County 2015 Road Bond Committee, addressed questions submitted from the audience during a March 31 public forum on the $350 million May 9 bond election. more »

Apr 2, 2015 2:25 PM Tomball | Magnolia