Mixed-use residential development moves forward in Pflugerville

Pflugerville City Council on Nov. 9 approved a rezone of land East Black Locust Drive. (Screenshot via city of Pflugerville)
Pflugerville City Council on Nov. 9 approved a rezone of land East Black Locust Drive. (Screenshot via city of Pflugerville)

Pflugerville City Council on Nov. 9 approved a rezone of land East Black Locust Drive. (Screenshot via city of Pflugerville)

Pflugerville officials have approved a rezoning of nearly 13 acres along East Black Locust Drive from agricultural to a mixed-use residential development.

During a second reading at a Nov. 9 meeting, City Council greenlighted the rezoning for a development called to be Black Locust Townhomes that will consist of 12.88 acres on the south side of East Black Locust and east of Swenson Farms Boulevard.


City documents state the rezoning will allow for condominiums, single-family detached homes and single-family attached townhomes.

City staff said the development will now move into the subdivision process.
By Brian Rash
Brian has been a reporter and editor since 2012. He wrote about the music scene in Dallas-Fort Worth before becoming managing editor for the Graham Leader in Graham, Texas, in 2013. He relocated to Austin, Texas, in 2015 to work for Gatehouse Media's large design hub. He became the editor for the Lake Travis-Westlake publication of Community Impact in August 2018. From there he became a dual-market editor for Community Impact's New Braunfels and San Marcos-Buda-Kyle editions. Brian is now a senior editor for the company's flagship papers, the Round Rock and Pflugerville-Hutto editions.


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