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525-acre Garey Park to open June 9 between Georgetown, Leander

525-acre Garey Park to open June 9 between Georgetown, Leander

Garey Park, a 525-acre public park and event space under construction between Georgetown and Leander, will open June 9, according to Georgetown Parks Director Kimberly Garrett.The official opening will follow 15 months of construction, three years of design and more than a decade of planning.The park’s namesakes, Jack and...
Section of Brushy Creek Trail reopens after dam modernization

Section of Brushy Creek Trail reopens after dam modernization

A section of the Brushy Creek Regional Trail, which has been closed since June 2016 from Brushy Creek Lake Park leading into Champion Park and along the adjacent dam, officially reopened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 18.DAM UPDATESThe trail’s reopening followed the substantial completion of the dam modernization project in...
Where did all the Inventory Go?

Where did all the Inventory Go?

Round Rock, Texas – 16 April 2018 – Home sales in Williamson County increased 7.2 % in March 2018. Additionally, home prices increased (when compared year over year), according to the March 2018 Williamson County Housing Market Report released today by the Williamson County Association of REALTORS®.According to the March 2018 Williamson County Housing Market Report, the median...
History, atmosphere inspire boutique hotel being built in downtown Round Rock

History, atmosphere inspire boutique hotel being built in downtown Round Rock

In March developers broke ground on a hotel they hope will be a unique addition to downtown Round Rock.“We always say to ourselves that we couldn’t recreate this site again in any of our lifetimes,” said Bree Carrico, principal at Alexa Management, the group that will lead the...
Top 10 Spring Events in North Austin

Top 10 Spring Events in North Austin

Spring is in the air! The bluebonnets are blooming, and the beautiful wildflowers are covering Central Texas. With spring flowers comes fun events for areas just north of Austin including the famous Red Poppy Festival in Georgetown. Check out this list of the top 10 spring events in North Austin. Cedar...
Updates on transportation projects in Cedar Park and Leander

Updates on transportation projects in Cedar Park and Leander

ONGOING PROJECTS1. The city of Cedar Park is working on the reconstruction Anderson Mill Road from RM 1431 to just south of Gaspar Bend. The road will be realigned as a four- and two-lane roadway. The city executed a planned traffic switch on the roadway Mar. 8. The project, funded by the...
County North of Austin Ranks the Second Healthiest County in Texas

County North of Austin Ranks the Second Healthiest County in Texas

With over 528,718 people, according to the US Census Bureau, Williamson County, located just north of Austin, was recognized as the second-healthiest county in Texas. In a recent study conducted by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 242 counties in Texas were surveyed and then ranked. ...
Airstream village in Old Town Leander to be considered by City Council

Airstream village in Old Town Leander to be considered by City Council

A proposed collection of shops and restaurants in Airstream trailers called Smooth Village could be coming to Old Town Leander.Angel Maxwell, the owner of Smooth Hair & Wax Studio, requested a special use permit for Airstream trailers for retail, restaurants and personal services at 201 and 203 W. Broade St., Leander....
Williamson County sets second hearing for proposed affordable-housing partnership

Williamson County sets second hearing for proposed affordable-housing partnership

Williamson County commissioners are again inviting residents to share comments regarding a proposed partnership between the county and the Texas Housing Foundation (THF), a housing authority out of Marble Falls that operates properties in Georgetown, Round Rock and Liberty Hill.During a Commissioners Court meeting Tuesday, commissioners scheduled a hearing...
The Williamson County Housing Market Continues to Grow

The Williamson County Housing Market Continues to Grow

Round Rock, Texas – 15 March 2018 – “Williamson County is starting off 2018 with what appears to be another record-breaking year for real estate sales in Central Texas” said Victoria Reviel, 2018 President of Williamson County Association of REALTORS®. “According to the WCREALTORS® February 2018 Williamson County Market Snapshot, home sales are up by 13.4% in this...

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