Here are 3 things Cedar Park and Leander residents should know this week, Oct. 24-27

The Texas Stars play the San Antonio Rampage Oct. 25.

The Texas Stars play the San Antonio Rampage Oct. 25.

Monday


Starting today, commuters at the Capital Metro Lakeline and Leander Station Park & Ride must either bring cash to the platform or download the Capital Metro app to pay for train fare. Ticket machines on the platform no longer accept credit and debit cards.

Tuesday


The Texas Stars have their first American Hockey League Pacific Division home game against the San Antonio Rampage. Fans may donate any H-E-B-brand, nonperishable food item at the box office for $5 off their ticket purchase. 7:30 p.m. $20-$75 (depending on seat). H-E-B Center at Cedar Park, 2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park. 800-745-3000. www.texasstars.com

Thursday


Cedar Park City Council will meet at 6 p.m. at 450 Cypress Creek Road, Bldg. 4. The meeting will be open to the public beginning at 7 p.m. An agenda has not yet been posted on the city's website.
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