A new wastewater line to be built along Ronald Reagan Boulevard could help draw development to the Leander thoroughfare between Highway 29 and East Whitestone Boulevard. more »
On April 22 Williamson County residents, business leaders and nonprofits can explore the area's challenges at the Supporting Williamson County’s Growth and Changing Demographics Community Impact Summit. more »
Demographic trends show the Cy-Fair population becoming more ethnically and socioeconomically diverse during the past decade. more »
With lakes Travis and Buchanan at near-historic lows, residents from Travis County and surrounding areas packed Bee Cave’s City Hall on April 3 to discuss proposed raw-water rate increases with Lower Colorado River Authority staffers. more »
City staff presented a resolution to City Council at its April 8 meeting to initiate changes to the city’s zoning code related to multifamily developments. more »
The proximity to the city of Georgetown and its amenities as well as the natural beauty of the South San Gabriel River basin along Hwy. 29 has made the area attractive to real estate developers, city officials have said. more »
With recent increases in employment opportunities and development along Loop 360, the time is right to support mass- transit use in the western corridor of Travis County, said Jeb Boyt, chairman of Alliance for Public Transportation. more »
Klein High School students will walk the halls of a completely new building in August, one of several significant projects funded by $646.9 million in bonds approved in 2008. more »
A few emergency services districts in Travis County are struggling to make ends meet, and some fire chiefs in western Travis County are considering options for the future of area fire protection. more »
Around the State
On April 16, Project Connect North Corridor planners unveiled their locally preferred alternative map of transit options to connect those cities via bus and transit services.
Jersey Village City Council voted to amend an ordinance regulating campaign signs posted on city property at a special meeting April 14.
The city is partnering with Fort Worth Environmental Management on April 19 and putting on the Mobile Crud Cruiser event that allows residents to safely dispose of toxic waste and hazardous materials.
PDQ (People Dedicated to Quality) specializes in fresh, never frozen chicken tenders, chicken sandwiches and salads.
The city of Tomball has approved the appointment of police Chief Rob Hauck as its new assistant city manager.
One night in March, a friend called Volente resident Anne Steichen to say he had found a yellow Labrador retriever wandering in the village.
City Council approved an amendment to Chapter 20 of the Grapevine Code of Ordinances that allows temporary political signs to be displayed at publicly owned buildings when used as a polling location at its meeting April 15.
Dogs and their owners are expected to crowd Cedar Bark Park in Veterans Memorial Park on April 19 from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. for the inaugural Cedar Bark Festival.
On April 22 Williamson County residents, business leaders and nonprofits can explore the area's challenges at the Supporting Williamson County’s Growth and Changing Demographics Community Impact Summit.
Hays County and Williamson County Commissioners Courts hosted a meeting April 14 with representatives from Travis County and other state and local agencies to discuss the viability of forming a regional utility development corporation.