Katy Area Safety Fest 2017

Harris County ESD 48 Fire Department (“HCESD 48”) is proud to announce the Second Annual Katy Area Safety Fest sponsored by Katy Mills.  This year’s event will be held from 10a.m. – 2p.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Katy Mills Mall, 5000 Katy Mills Circle, Katy, TX 77494.  The Katy Area Safety Fest is free…

Is there FIRE in you? (see video)

Becoming a first responder is truly a life-changing decision.  The experiences to be gained and the impact to be made is unparalleled in any other profession.  According to the National Fire Protection Association, 69 percent of firefighters in the United States (72% in Texas) are volunteers.  Many people just see firefighting from the aspect of responding to fires on…

Addicks Reservoir Update (with video)

Thursday update and important details on the Addicks Reservoir’s status. Please “share” this and help us dis-spell inaccurate reports and panic about the Katy area flooding due to planned future water releases. The affected area is northeast of Clay and Highway 6 which is over 5-1/2 miles from the closest edge of our district and…