Cedar Park asks for community feedback on future bond

In August, Cedar Park City Council appointed 15 people to a Bond Advisory Task Force. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)
In August, Cedar Park City Council appointed 15 people to a Bond Advisory Task Force. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)

In August, Cedar Park City Council appointed 15 people to a Bond Advisory Task Force. (Taylor Girtman/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Cedar Park is asking its residents to take an online survey as part of the process to create a future bond program.

The online survey opened Oct. 19 and will close Oct. 31.

Cities use voter-approved bonds to borrow money to finance large capital improvement projects such as roads, parks or buildings. Cedar Park voters last approved a bond election in 2015.

In August, Cedar Park City Council appointed 15 people to a Bond Advisory Task Force, which is expected to bring a bond recommendation to the council in January, according to the city. The group began meeting in September and is scheduled to have its final meeting in December. Park, public safety, transportation and public facility projects will be considered by the task force.

Council members will then consider the task force's recommendation before calling an election for voters to approve or deny the bond program. A bond election could be called for May 2022; the deadline to call a May election will be Feb. 18.


Information on proposed transportation projects, parks projects, public facilities projects and public safety projects can be viewed online. Additional bond information can be viewed on the city's website.
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.



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