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Georgetown leaders wary of reforms to Texas annexation law

Georgetown leaders wary of reforms to Texas annexation law

Georgetown City Council members are considering annexations of about 500 acres of land along Ronald Reagan Boulevard while a new Texas law has several city leaders concerned about how statewide annexation reform could affect planning on a local level.The City Council began a process in August to annex three properties...
4 takeaways from the Leander zoning commission meeting Sept. 14

4 takeaways from the Leander zoning commission meeting Sept. 14

The Leander Planning and Zoning Commission addressed four cases at its meeting Sept. 14.1. Mason RanchCommissioners approved a final plat for the second phase, section three of the Mason Ranch subdivision. The final plat contains 76 residential lots and two landscape lots on 24.72 acres, according to the agenda packet.2. Variance ClarificationJoel Wixon...
Leander moving forward with senior activity center

Leander moving forward with senior activity center

The city of Leander is taking steps toward the creation of a senior activity center.Leander City Council approved an agreement Thursday for $467,200 for the design, engineering and construction administration services of the center with PGAL, an international design firm headquartered in Houston. Leander voters approved funding for the design...
How To Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

How To Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

As Hurricane Harvey has ripped through the coast of Texas, spreading widespread flooding and damage, there are numerous efforts that have come together to help support the victims of this storm. Below is a list of organizations that are collecting items or donations to help our Texas cities. This list...
Titan Development offers update on $100M Hutto project

Titan Development offers update on $100M Hutto project

Titan Development will begin work in Hutto in the next two months, according to the company’s Director of Development Darin Manning.Manning was the guest speaker at the Hutto Economic Development Corporation and the Hutto Area Chamber of Commerce power breakfast Thursday. He said the company is anxious to...
Vision for Toll 183A to be a growth corridor becoming regional reality

Vision for Toll 183A to be a growth corridor becoming regional reality

More than a decade after the initial planning for Toll 183A began, several local officials view the toll road as a vision brought to life.“I think it has turned out to be everything we hoped it would be,” said Mike Heiligenstein, executive director of the Central Texas Regional Mobility...
Hutto city manager: city water contract is one of the worst in Texas

Hutto city manager: city water contract is one of the worst in Texas

Editor’s note: Updated July 7 to clarify the rate increase schedule and correct the month Jones received City Council permission to negotiate the system purchase to April.Hutto City Manager Odis Jones said he is hopeful the city will strike a deal to purchase the water system it uses from...
Weekly Lane Closure Report 7/15-7/21

Weekly Lane Closure Report 7/15-7/21

Weekly Lane Closure report 7/15 - 7/21 A weekly report providing scheduled lane closure information as part of Mobility35, a regionwide effort to improve safety and mobility along I-35 in Williamson, Travis, and Hays counties. * weekly scheduled lane closures are weather permitting and subject to change I-35 at FM 3406 Southbound I-35 reduced...
Williamson County works to collect 30,000 pounds of nonprofit goods

Williamson County works to collect 30,000 pounds of nonprofit goods

Members of the public can help a Williamson County food drive reach its goal of collecting 30,000 pounds of food by July 14.The Williamson County Association of Realtors launched its annual Operation I CAN Food Drive on July 3 to collect canned goods or money to benefit Round Rock Area Serving Center,...
I-35 and FM 3406 Updates

I-35 and FM 3406 Updates

With the growth and expansion in Williamson County, the city is working hard to make sure our roads are safe, up to date, and reduces traffic. The Texas Department of Transportation has been working to improve the connection between I-35 and FM 3406. The I-35 at FM 3406 project will not only...

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