HCMUD 71 Receives Most Outstanding Project Award

Katy Area Districts Council Project AwardsThe First Annual Katy Area Districts Council Project Awards presented a special awards event on April 19, 2016 in Katy, Texas. Katy Area Municipal Utility and other Special Purpose Districts were eligible to submit applications. The recipients were judged in each of the five award categories that have made significant contributions to the Katy area community.

Harris County Municipal Utility District NO. 71 submitted an application to the Katy Area Districts Council Awards program for Landscaping, Parks & Trails and was awarded the Most Outstanding Project Award for Landscaping, Parks & Trails. HCMUD71 is a category IV Water District with approximately 5,200 water connections. The following summarizes the District’s project, DIRECTORS PARK REFORESTATION PROJECT, according to the criteria provided.

Click here to read more about the Director’s Park Reforestation Project that won the award for the District.

Katy Area Safety Fest

Hosted by Harris County ESD48
Saturday, April 23, 2016
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cinemark 19
1030 N. Grand Parkway
Katy, Texas 77449

A well-informed community is better able to prepare for any potential disaster affecting the area.

The Safety Festival’s purpose is to familiarize residents with useful safety information, as well as the daily responsibilities of ED 48 and other neighboring fire and EMS departments through a variety of fun and high-energy activities.

Festival activities include:

  • Ladder truck tours and ambulance tours
  • Fire and EMS exhibits and demonstrations, including car fire and extrication demos
  • Life Flight helicopter viewing
  • A “Fire Fighters Combat Challenge”
  • An inflatable play area ( Kid Zone )
  • Food and refreshment vendors
  • Live entertainment

For more information visit: safetyfestkaty.org

Safety Fest Brochure ( PDF )