Commissioners allocate $2M of remaining capital improvement allotment for FY 2019-20

Williamson County
Williamson County commissioners discussed what to do with the remaining $3.3 million in 2020 Capital Improvement Program funding Feb. 11.

Williamson County commissioners discussed what to do with the remaining $3.3 million in 2020 Capital Improvement Program funding Feb. 11.

Williamson County commissioners discussed what to do with the remaining $3.3 million in 2020 Capital Improvement Program funding Feb. 11.

The court approved allocating $2 million for replacing the heating, ventilation and air conditioning units in the county’s Juvenile Detention Center, located at 200 Wilco Way, Georgetown.


The remaining $1.3 million was left for other emergencies that may arise in county buildings or facilities.

Other CIP requests include a fourth floor build-out of the jail, a remodel of the second floor of the Justice Center, repairs to the jail parking garage, improve security at the Sheriff's Office headquarters with new gates and window screens, a remodel and new space of the Williamson County Children’s Advocacy Center, and restrooms along the trail of Berry Spring Park and Preserve.

CIP money can be used for capital projects, facilities maintenance and equipment purchases.
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By Ali Linan

Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.


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