Category Archives: Meadows News

COVID -19 Information- Updated 4/1- w Link and Hotline #

City of Meadows Place

In the spirit of keeping safe and meeting COVID-19  recommendations to limit the transmission of this very scary virus,  Meadows Place  City Hall will remain to the public until further notice. Staff is on a modified  schedule to to maintain Social Distancing standards while providing services to the city. A good source for COVID-19 information … Continue reading

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CENSUS 2020 -Why this Census is important

City of Meadows Place

Census 2020 is very important to Meadows Place.  If we hit 5,000 population it means Meadows Place can vote on whether or not we want to go to Home Rule or stay a General Law city. The big difference is Home Rule cities do what they want to do and General Law cities do what … Continue reading

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Municipal Court Postponed- City Hall Closed to Public

City of Meadows Place

In accordance with directives to deter community transmission of COVID-19,  The City of Meadows Place has announced the Municipal Court will be closed until further notice. Individuals with court hearings after Mar. 16 will be rescheduled. The lobby will be closed Thursday but the city offices, including court will remain open. The city is strongly … Continue reading

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Meadows Place Water is Safe

City of Meadows Place

Yes, Meadows Place water is safe. A precautionary “Boil Water” notice was posted for an small portion of Houston north of 1960 near the airport and grew to include their entire system – but this does NOT include us. Our water is ours. It is safe, tastes good and has nothing to do with Houston … Continue reading

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City closer to hiring a City Administrator

City of Meadows Place

Thank you Tia Baker, Bob Graf, Rick Staigle and Steve Bezner for serving on the 2020 City Administrator Selection Committee. This is a position for a professional who will help Meadows Place move more smoothly into the 21st century. The committee worked hard to take the 42 qualified applications down to 19 potential candidates then … Continue reading

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Kirkwood Roundabouts Recognized

City of Meadows Place

The following was recently published and talks about the project from beginning to the present.  Kirkwood Road is a four lane concrete boulevard with four consecutive stop signs that had reached its service life and was showing signs of distress.  The City of Meadows Place selected HDR to provide a solution that delivered traffic calming … Continue reading

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Photo Contest has a Winner !!!

City of Meadows Place

Meadows Place launched a fun new Photo Contest that ran through January 7th, 2020. To participate residents had to come by City Hall or the Discovery Center by the pool, pick up a Butterfly Bottle, take a picture and send it in to the City . The winner was the photo with the most ‘Likes” … Continue reading

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Helfman All Play Playground opens in Meadows Place

City of Meadows Place

What a beautiful day for an even more beautiful event -the Grand Opening of the newest addition to the already outstanding parks system in Meadows Place. Congressman Pete Olson joined the Helfman Family, Parks Director Colene Cabezas, Mayor Charles Jessup, Aldermen Rick Staigle, Kurt Kopczenski, John Isbell and a park full of kids of all … Continue reading

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Meadows Elementary – Construction underway!

City of Meadows Place

Permits have been pulled and construction has started on the ‘New’ Meadows Elementary. Earth moving equipment is doing just that – moving earth, and lots of it as they prepare the foundation and trench for site drainage. Lots of fun to watch.  The City will continue to post  pictures of the action on a regular … Continue reading

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Court of Record

City of Meadows Place

As mentioned in the Newsletter, City Council unanimously passed Ordinance No. 2019-22 which established Meadows Place Municipal Court as a Court of Record.  There are additional retention requirements  with a Court of Record but this is a major step granting Meadows Place Municipal Court more authority, especially when it comes to issuing warrants to deal … Continue reading

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