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A man burglarized three Sugar Land churches.

Details From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land police are looking for a man involved in burglaries at three local churches. The burglaries occurred at Sugar Land Family Church, 1110 Burney Road, St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, 705 St. Theresa Blvd., and Faith Lutheran...

Sugar Land fiscal year 2020 budget and tax rate are approved.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land City Council approved the fiscal year 2020 budget of $272.6 million and tax rate of 33.2 cents at their Sept. 17 meeting. The approved budget and capital improvement program (CIP) emphasize the implementation of priority...
Three have been arrested in clerk’s murder.

Three have been arrested in clerk’s murder.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land police issued an arrest warrant for Treveon James Young, 24, of Houston, for the murder of Hamid Lakhani, 63, of Sugar Land. Detectives believe Young shot and killed Lakhani during a robbery at WB Food Mart, 13003 West Bellfort,...

Sugar Land will honor fallen Hero.

From the City of Sugar Land: A public service is scheduled for Sugar Land Fire-EMS Assistant Chief Clay Fenwick, 57, who died on Friday after battling cancer for almost two years. Visitation will be held on Friday at Clayton Funeral Home Pearland, 5530 West Broadway,...

Serve City Government Through Service on Boards and Commissions.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land is looking for volunteers interested in giving their time, energy and expertise to serve as members on the Building Standards Commission, the Zoning Board of Adjustment and the Sugar Land 4B Corporation (SL4B). Applications must...
Woman uses a power tool to steal Botox.

Woman uses a power tool to steal Botox.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land police are looking for a woman who used a battery-powered grinding saw to cut into the front door of Botox RN MD Spa, 13500 Southwest Freeway, and steal anti-aging products. Surveillance cameras captured the burglary on Aug. 23...

City Council votes 7-0 to call Bond Election.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land City Council called a $90.7 million bond election for Nov. 5 to address drainage, public safety facilities and equipment, mobility and an animal shelter. City Council’s unanimous 7-0 vote occurred during a special meeting on...

Sugar Land begins a search for a new City Manager.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land City Council hired Ralph Andersen & Associates to conduct a national search for Sugar Land’s next city manager. Allen Bogard plans to retire on Jan. 31, 2020.  He joined the city in January 1995 as a deputy city manager and...

Fort Bend County and Fort Bend ISD are at odds over burial site.

The Houston Chronicle reports that “a historic plan to memorialize 95 African Americans whose remains were found at a Sugar Land school construction site may be imperiled as negotiations between the county and school district have fallen into disarray.”...
Thieves go shopping with stolen credit cards.

Thieves go shopping with stolen credit cards.

From the City of Sugar Land: Sugar Land police are looking for two people who used fraudulent credit cards to purchase more than $20,000 worth of merchandise at Sam’s Club stores in the region. Detectives believe mail stolen during February and April from at least...