Pflugerville City Council appoints White to PCDC board again

The Pflugerville City Council voted 3-2 to reappoint Councilman Darelle White to the Pflugerville Community Development Corp. Board of Directors at the Dec. 13 regular council meeting.

Councilmen Brad Marshall, White and Mayor Jeff Coleman supported White's reappointment, while council members Wayne Cooper and Starlet Sattler, who serves on the PCDC board, were the two dissenting votes.

Cooper said he supported appointing Karen Duncan, a former Chamber of Commerce board member and business owner.

White replaces John Donovan, who resigned from the board Nov. 17. and created a vacancy in Place 4 for an unexpired term ending Dec. 31, 2012.

White previously served on the board from 2006 to 2010.



MOST RECENT

Pflugerville Mayor Victor Gonzales has submitted a letter to all city homeowner associations requesting them to close HOA parks during Easter weekend, according to an April 7 city news release. (Kelsey Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Pflugerville requests all homeowner associations close parks Easter weekend

Pflugerville Mayor Victor Gonzales has submitted a letter to all city homeowner associations requesting them to close HOA parks during Easter weekend, according to an April 7 city news release.

A Round Rock ISD employee who prepared and distributed curbside meals at Anderson Mill Elementary School in Northwest Austin has tested positive for COVID-19. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Round Rock ISD employee who worked curbside meal distribution tests positive for COVID-19

A Round Rock ISD employee who prepared and distributed curbside meals at Anderson Mill Elementary School in Northwest Austin has tested positive for COVID-19.

VIDEO: Texas Tribune interview with Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar about the coronavirus's effects on the state economy

At 8 a.m. April 7, The Texas Tribune will host a live interview with Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar, conducted by Texas Tribune Executive Editor Ross Ramsey.

Austin and Travis County adopted new guidelines, recommending local residents wear face masks or fabric covering when out in public. (Christopher Neely/Community impact Newspaper)
Coronavirus update: There are now more than 500 confirmed cases in Travis County, Austin

This post will include updates from Travis County and the city of Austin for the week of April 6, including daily case counts. For local updates from March 30-April 5, please click here.

The Texas Workforce Commission's phone and online systems to accept applications for unemployment benefits have been overwhelmed by hundreds of thousands of Texans who are out of work and looking for assistance. (Design by Shelby Savage/Community Impact Newspaper)
With Texas Workforce Commission overwhelmed by surging unemployment claims, Central Texas residents try to hang on

The Texas Workforce Commission received 1.7 million calls from individuals seeking assistance with unemployment benefits in a 24-hour period on March 26.

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Survey finds Texas brewers losing more than 70% of revenue because of coronavirus

Brewers across the state are renewing calls for Gov. Greg Abbott to grant temporary waivers for shipping, delivery and tax relief.

A graphic mask-makign tutorial
Austin-Travis County health official answers cloth mask questions

As Austin and Travis County authorities recommend cloth masks in public, they emphasize the importance of continuing to maintain social distancing measures.

Where to go for coronavirus testing in Round Rock

For Round Rock area residents with concerns about their symptoms, here is a list of drive-thru and in-person COVID-19 testing sites.

El Taquito, located at 130 Louis Henna Blvd., Round Rock, is offering drive-thru, delivery and takeout, including margaritas to go. (Taylor Jackson Buchanan/Community Impact Newspaper)
GALLERY: 19 photos of Round Rock while residents are ordered to stay at home

With Round Rock residents working, studying and staying put within their homes, here is a photo gallery that gives a snapshot of what the city looks like with countywide and statewide orders in effect.

(Brian Perdue/Community Impact Newspaper)
April 6: 8 coronavirus stories Austin-area readers need to know

Catch up on some of the latest coronavirus updates for the Austin metro below.

Williamson County receives 1,000 test kits from a Georgia laboratory. (Screenshot courtesy Williamson County)
Williamson County receives 1,000 test kits from Georgia laboratory

County Judge Bill Gravell said the county is prioritizing tests for first responders and older adults.

Round Rock ISD Chromebook distribution will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 8 at Round Rock High School. (Courtesy Round Rock ISD)
Round Rock ISD reschedules Chromebook distribution following April 3 cancellation

Round Rock ISD Chromebook distribution will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 8 at Round Rock High School.