The most-read development news of 2021 from Cedar Park, Leander

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Honda Leander will be located northeast of 183A Toll and Hero Way West. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Honda Leander will be located northeast of 183A Toll and Hero Way West. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)

Major developments, such as Lakeline Park and the Honda Leander dealership, broke ground this year in Cedar Park and Leander.

Catch up on Community Impact Newspaper's most-read development news of 2021.

1. NFM to anchor $400M hotel, convention center complex in Cedar Park

Plans for a $400 million complex featuring a convention center, hotel and 500,000-square-foot NFM store were announced in Cedar Park. (Published Dec. 9)

2. Perfect Game headquarters, 80-acre complex coming to Cedar Park


Baseball scouting company Perfect Game will relocate its headquarters to Cedar Park and manage a new 80-acre complex that is expected to bring 500,000-750,000 visitors annually. (Published Sept. 23)

3. Mixed-use development proposed at Hwy. 29, Ronald Reagan Boulevard in Leander

29 Gateway, a proposed mixed-use development located on the corner of Ronald Reagan Boulevard and Hwy. 29, would include restaurants, retail, an apartment complex, offices and a Montessori school. (Published June 21)

4. Pickleball, entertainment complex coming to Cedar Park

Electric Pickle will build a 4.6-acre pickleball-themed complex with 12 pickleball courts and a two-story restaurant with a large patio and rooftop bar. (Published June 11)

5. Cedar Park plans to open largest city park in 2022

Lakeline Park is expected to open in summer 2022. (Published Aug. 27)

6. Council OKs $1B Leander Springs development, addresses water concerns in agreement

Leander City Council has approved a development agreement and conditionally approved a zoning ordinance for Leander's next big project. (Published Jan. 22)

7. Leander's Old Town Park to feature stage, water cannons, tower

Old Town Park will feature the city's history, offer seating areas and serve as an event venue, according to the concept plan. (Published Feb. 24)

8. Cedar Park council OKs Phase 1 construction agreement for Lakeline Park

Cedar Park City Council approved a Phase 1 construction agreement and three other Lakeline Park agreements during the July 22 meeting. (Published July 27)

9. Honda dealership breaks ground in Leander

Honda Leander held a groundbreaking ceremony March 10 as the first major car dealership in Leander. (Published March 10)

10. Entertainment, restaurant venues planned in Old Town Leander

A zoning change will allow for more restaurants and entertainment to come to Old Town Leander. (Published Sept. 2)
By Taylor Girtman

Reporter, Cedar Park and Leander

Taylor Girtman became the reporter for the Cedar Park-Leander edition in February 2020. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Florida.