Durango Farms day care size, additional parking approved by Hutto City Council

Durango Farms is a single-family and multifamily project situated west of FM 1660 and north of East Street. (Megan Cardona/Community Impact Newspaper)
Durango Farms is a single-family and multifamily project situated west of FM 1660 and north of East Street. (Megan Cardona/Community Impact Newspaper)

Durango Farms is a single-family and multifamily project situated west of FM 1660 and north of East Street. (Megan Cardona/Community Impact Newspaper)

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The day care in Durango Farms, labeled "Parcel 5", is intended to serve the neighborhood families. (SEC Planning)
Hutto City Council approved a recommendation by the Planning and Zoning Commission to expand the Durango Farms day care during its July 15 meeting.

Development plans for the Durango Farms neighborhood, situated west of FM 1660 and north of East Street, include a day care west of Mager Lane intended to serve families in the neighborhood. The land parcel designated for the building was limited to 2,500 square feet. Following city council approval, the new approved size is 12,000 square feet, within the typical day care range, SEC Planning principal Mark Baker said during the commission meeting July 6.


City Council also approved a parking lot increase from around seven spaces to around 40 spaces with additional employee spots allowed. The expanded parking lot is intended to help with child drop-offs and pickups.
By Megan Cardona

Reporter, Round Rock, Pflugerville-Hutto

Megan is the Hutto reporter for Community Impact Newspaper's Round Rock and Pflugerville-Hutto editions. In 2020, she graduated with a degree in communication from UT-Arlington, where she worked at the student newspaper, The Shorthorn, for two years covering student affairs, campus administration and the city of Arlington.



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