Williamson County offices to move to new Georgetown Annex building

Several Williamson County offices will be closed as they move to the new Georgetown Annex building.

Several Williamson County offices will be closed as they move to the new Georgetown Annex building.

Several county offices will be closed as they prepare to move to the new Georgetown Annex building at the end of January and beginning of February, according to a news release on Jan. 15.

The new Georgetown Annex is a 60,000-square-foot, two-story annex located at 100 Wilco Way in Georgetown. The building will include offices for the Precinct 3 Commissioner Valerie Covey, and the precinct's constable and justice of the peace as well as purchasing, human resources, veterans services and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. In addition, it will have a justice of the peace courtroom, multiple meeting and conference rooms, and a training/teaching space for AgriLife Extension, the release said.

County offices will be closed on a rotating schedule as each moves into the new annex. The closure schedule will be as follows:

  • Commissioner Precinct 3: Formerly located at 3010 Williams Drive, the office will be closed Jan. 23-24 with limited access to email and phone calls.

  • Purchasing office: Formerly located at 901 S. Austin Ave., the office will be closed for regular business Jan. 23-24.

  • Justice of the Peace Precinct 3: Formerly located at 301 S.E. Inner Loop, the office will be closed Jan. 25 and 28.

  • Constable Precinct 3: Formerly located at 301 S.E. Inner Loop, the office will be closed Jan. 29-30.

  • Veteran services: Formerly located at 3151 S.E. Inner Loop, the office will close from Jan. 29-Feb. 1 and reopen Feb. 4. The office will be responding to emergency requests for assistance only.

  • Texas A&M AgriLife Extension: Formerly located at 3151 S.E. Inner Loop, the office will close from Jan. 29-Feb. 1 and reopen Feb. 4.

  • Human resources: Formerly located at 301 S.E. Inner Loop, the office will be closed Jan. 30-31.


All office phone numbers and emails will remain the same.

A ground breaking ceremony for the facility was held Sept. 12, 2017. KAH Architecture was the architect, and Chasco Constructors was awarded the contract for construction manager-at-risk with a guaranteed maximum price of $14,919,081. The contract came in under budget and within the contractual schedule, the release said.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be scheduled at a later date.
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