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Spring, Texas Hurricane Ike Update – 9/20/08

September 20, 2008

Spring TX, September 20, 2008 – While life returns to normal for some Spring residents, many are still without power. Please call or email if we can help you find some resources to assist you or (281) 912-1107. Here are some updates as of Saturday, September 20, 2008. If you know of any stores throughout the Spring area that are stocked with food, fuel, ice or basic household goods, please e-mail or text the locations to and let us know what is available.

Food, Ice, Water

  • Nearby PODs at which ice, water, and food are available as of 1:45 C.S.T. on Sep 17–Greenspoint Harvest Time Baptist Church, 17770 Imperial Valley.
  • Food Pantries in Montgomery County: Gateway Baptist Church 2930 Rayford Road, Spring 12 noon to 3pm daily; St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church,7801 Bay Branch, Woodlands, 9am to 5pm daily; Interfaith of the Woodlands, 4242 Woodrush Dr., Woodlands, 9am to 3pm daily.
  • Hurricane Ike: United Way Recovery Information 9-19-2008, 8:00 AM


  • The following zip codes are estimated to have substantial power restoration by the end of day on Friday, September 19:  77382
  • The following zip codes are estimated to have substantial power restoration by the end of day on Monday, September 22:  77373, 77386
  • The following zip codes have sustained extensive damage, and will therefore have a restoration timeline that extends beyond Monday, September 22: 77379, 77380, 77386, 77388, 77389


  • Spring ISD Pending power restoration, employees will return to work on Tuesday, September 23. Students will return to school on Wednesday, September 24.
  • Conroe ISD will resume classes on Monday, September 22 for campuses with power. No Spring schools have power.
  • Klein ISD will resume classes on Wednesday September 24, 2008 for campuses that have power. The following campuses have power—Benfer, Frank, Greenwood Forest, Haude, Kaiser, Klein Collins HS, Klein Forest HS, Klein Instructional Center, Klein Intermediate, Klein Oak HS, Klenk, Kohrville, Krahn, Kreinhop, Krimmel, Kuehnle, Mittlestadt, Nitsch, Roth, Schindewolf, Strack, Vistas, and Wunderlich.


YMCA facilities are now open to the community for showers and battery charging. Even if you do not have a YMCA membership, you may go to any open YMCA and charge your cell phone and laptop or take a shower.

Hours at each location vary based on area curfews and staff availability. South Montgomery County Family YMCA, 6145 Shadowbend Pl., The Woodlands – 281-367-9622.

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Spring Area Schools Annouce Closures

September 18, 2008
  • Spring ISD will be closed Monday, Sept. 15th through Friday, Sept. 19th due to Hurricane Ike.

    Conroe ISD will be closed Monday, Sept. 15th through Friday, Sept. 19th due to Hurricane Ike.

  • Klein ISD will be closed Monday, Sept. 15th through Wednesday, Sept. 19th due to Hurricane Ike.

  • To stay up to date with school closings and openings please visit Spring Online.


Back to School Events in Spring TX

August 7, 2008

The first day of school is around the corner, and on August 25, all Spring Schools will be back in session. Spring, Klein, and Conroe ISD have all published their back to school events in one form or another. To help the parents get ready ExploreSpring has consolidated all of the Back 2 School information for you on one calendar.  From tax free weekend to orientations, to textbook pickup, ExploreSpring, has pulled all the information together for you on one resource. So check out August’s calendar to see what your local Spring elementary, intermediate, junior high, or high school is doing, so you don’t miss a beat!


Explore Spring Texas is a locally owned and operated online city guide and business directory for Spring TX. Here you can find all kinds of services – from restaurants and automobiles to shopping and home services. A online community guide and business directory for Spring Klein TX, providing local news, real estate, jobs, advertising, calendar, events and provides a central online location 24 hours a day to find information relevant to the Spring TX Community. The web site is located at