Coronavirus testing site in Pflugerville to move and more Central Texas news

Pflugerville's testing location is operated from 8 a.m.-noon Monday through Saturday where a maximum of 300 people can be tested each day at the site. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Pflugerville's testing location is operated from 8 a.m.-noon Monday through Saturday where a maximum of 300 people can be tested each day at the site. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Pflugerville's testing location is operated from 8 a.m.-noon Monday through Saturday where a maximum of 300 people can be tested each day at the site. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

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Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto

Pflugerville to relocate COVID-19 testing site

Pflugerville's coronavirus testing site will relocate its operations, Austin Public Health announced in a Sept. 16 news release.

Beginning Sept. 26, testing will relocate to 103 N. Railroad Ave., Pflugerville, where it will remain for the duration of the year. Currently, the Texas Division of Emergency Management operates Pflugerville's testing site at The Pfield, located at 1440 W. Pecan St.



San Marcos-Buda-Kyle

Texas Bean and Brew House celebrates one year in San Marcos


Texas Bean and Brew House, located at 1328 N. I-35, San Marcos, is celebrating its one-year anniversary Sept. 20. The establishment serves craft coffee, beer, burgers, pizza and tacos, and it offers healthy menu items as well as to-go items and pastries.

Southwest Austin

Rolling in Thyme and Dough opening a new drive-thru, plus more South Austin and Dripping Springs business news

Here are the five latest updates from South Austin and Dripping Springs businesses.

Lake Travis-Westlake

Outdoor eatery coming to the Four Points area


Four Points Outdoor Eatery is coming soon to 6901 N. RM 620, Austin. The outdoor eatery is anticipating to be fully open in late September or early October and will feature between eight and 10 international food trailers and a covered patio.

River Place preschool Kido launches virtual learning platform

International preschool Kido launched a virtual platform in August at its location in the River Place neighborhood at 10625 Bonaventure Drive, Austin. The Kido Home platform is available for children ages 2-6 and will feature online small-group classes led by trained instructors.

Kelsey Thompson, Brian Rash, Amy Rae Dadamo and Nicholas Cicale contributed to this report.



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Photo of boarded-up Sixth Street bars
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Statistical models from the University of Texas show a 92% chance the pandemic is worsening, but the increase in cases and hospitalizations have leveled off in the last few days.

Here is what you need to know about coronavirus in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 61 new cases of COVID-19, 1 death to daily count

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County.

Even though Williamson County was lowered to a coronavirus spread risk of “minimal” on Oct. 26, masks are still required. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Masks are still required in Williamson County

Even though Williamson County was lowered to a coronavirus spread risk level of “minimal” on Oct. 26, masks are still required.

As of close of polls Oct. 26, 39,472 votes had been collected at seven voting locations in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Nearly 40K votes cast in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto in Week 2 of early voting

As of close of polls Oct. 26, 39,472 votes had been collected at seven voting locations in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto.

The Williamson County Commissioners Court unanimously approved an agreement with the State of Texas and the Sheriff’s Office to continue the lease of excess equipment after initially denying the agreement in July. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
Williamson County Commissioners overturn decision on ending contract for law enforcement equipment

The Williamson County Commissioners Court unanimously approved an agreement with the State of Texas and the Sheriff’s Office to continue the lease of excess equipment after initially denying the agreement in July.

An "I Voted" sticker is left outside the Northwest Recreation Center in Austin, one of 37 early voting polling places open in Travis County. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
More than half of all Travis County voters have cast their ballots, exceeding early voting turnout percentage in 2016

More than 448,000 votes have been cast in Travis County. Early voting closes on Oct. 30.

Here is what you need to know today about the coronavirus in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County coronavirus spread risk drops to ‘minimal’

Here is what you need to know today about the coronavirus in Williamson County.

More than half of Williamson County eligible voters have already cast their ballot ahead of the November election. (Ali Linan/Community Impact Newspaper)
More than half of Williamson County eligible voters have cast their ballot ahead of the November election

The county surpassed the total number of early voters in 2016 on Oct. 22.

The city of Round Rock will provide free rides on all city bus routes Nov. 3 in partnership with the Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority's "Ride to Vote" initiative. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Round Rock to provide free bus rides to Election Day polling sites

The city of Round Rock will provide free rides on all city bus routes Nov. 3 in partnership with the Capital Metropolitan Transit Authority's "Ride to Vote" initiative.

The planned improvements come as part of the city's 2020 pavement maintenance program, with funding provided by the fiscal year 2019-20 streets and drainage budget. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
UPDATE: Pflugerville delays Heatherwilde rehabilitation project start to Nov. 4

The planned improvements come as part of the city's 2020 pavement maintenance program, with funding provided by the fiscal year 2019-20 streets and drainage budget.

Customers can order Goodstock Angus and Goodstock Black Label beef, including ribeye steaks, strip steaks, filets and ground chuck. (Courtesy Nolan Ryan brands)
Goodstock by Nolan Ryan expands to national delivery services and 2 other business updates

Customers can order Goodstock Angus and Goodstock Black Label beef, including ribeye steaks, strip steaks, filets and ground chuck.

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County. (Community Impact staff)
Williamson County adds 47 new cases of the coronavirus Oct. 23

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know today in Williamson County.