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Katy West February 2018


2 February 2018 | Katy West Community Newsletter

KATY WEST IMPORTANT NUMBERS SECURITY Emergency (Police, Fire & Ambulance) 911 Ft. Bend Ct. Sheriff’s Dept. 281-341-4665 Harris Ct. Constables 281-463-6666 Fulshear Police Department 281-346-2202 Fort Bend County Sherriff 281-341-4666 Constable Precinct 3 281-342-3411 FIRE DEPARTMENT West I-10 Volunteer Dept. Harris Ct 281-675-3600 Ft. Bend ESD2 (Willowfork Fire Dept) 281-395-0011 Community Fire Dept. (S. of Willowfork) 281-498-1310 Fulshear/Simonton Fire Dept 281-346-2800 SCHOOLS KISD Administration 281-396-6000 KISD Transportation 281-396-7560 Davidson Elementary 281-234-2500 Jenks Elementary School 281-234-4100 WoodCreek Elementary School 281-234-0100 Kilpatrick Elementary School 281-237-7600 WoodCreek Junior High School 281-234-0800 Tays Junior High School 281-234-2400 Tompkins High School 281-234-1000 Published Courtesy of Krenek Printing 7102 Glen Chase Ct., Houston, TX 77095 281-463-8649 • IMPORTANT NUMBERS Poison Control 1-800-222-1222 Ft. Bend Animal Control 281-342-1512 Harris Ct. Animal Control 281-999-3191 Children’s Protective Services 713-394-4000 Fort Bend MUD #58 281-482-0216 Severn Trent Service 281-398-8211 Best Trash 281-313-2378 Reliant Energy 713-207-7777 Centerpoint Energy 713-659-2111 Power Outage 713-207-2222 Entex-leaking gas 713-659-3552 Texas One Call System (Call before you dig) 811 AT&T 800-288-2747 Metro 713-635-4000 Memorial Herman Hospital - Katy 281-644-7000 Houston Methodist St. Catherine Hospital 281-599-5700 Methodist West Hospital 832-522-1000 City of Fulshear 281-346-1796 Fort Bend County Tax Office 281-341-3710 Emergency Service District Tax 281-342-6414 Fort Bend County Animal Control 281-342-1512 Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce 281-491-0800 Katy Chamber of Commerce 281-391-5289 City of Katy 281-391-4800 Katy Christian Ministries 281-391-5261 Gardening Tips for February FLOWERS • Plants to set: Alyssum, Calendula, Canterbury Bells, Carnations, Columbine, Cornflower, Daisies, Delphinium, Hollyhock, Larkspur, Lobelia, Nicotiana, Pansy, Petunia, Phlox (Louisiana), Shrimp Plant, Snapdragon, Stock and Verbena. VEGETABLES • Plant beets, broccoli (plants), brussel sprouts (plants), cabbage (plants), carrots, cauliflower (plants), celery, chinese cabbage (plants), chives collards (plants), endive, kale, lettuce (leaf and head), mustard, onions (plants), parsley, garden peas, radishes, rutabagas, spinach, tomato (seeds) and turnips. TREES AND SHRUBS • Finish all transplanting, get everything in the ground for a good spring spurt of growth. Transplant balled and burlap, container-grown, bare-root deciduous evergreen trees, shrubs, roses and vines while still dormant. • Finish pruning roses. Weed and cultivate lightly all beds. Replenish mulch as needed. • Control early spring insects like thrips on glads and aphids on young tender growth. Spray with Malathion, Diazinon or Orthene. • At the end of February: peach, apple and pear fruit must be thinned to insure quality production at harvest. • Give groundcovers a haircut. They will spread faster. • Divide daylilies, daisies and other perennials now. Katy West Community Newsletter | February 2018 3