Round Rock City Council approves rezoning of planned unit development near south A.W. Grimes Boulevard

In addition to holding a public hearing regarding the rezoning of the property, council approved a resolution to execute a service agreement to provide utilities with the property owner, and ordinances for the parcel’s rezoning and annexation. (Courtesy City of Round Rock)
In addition to holding a public hearing regarding the rezoning of the property, council approved a resolution to execute a service agreement to provide utilities with the property owner, and ordinances for the parcel’s rezoning and annexation. (Courtesy City of Round Rock)

In addition to holding a public hearing regarding the rezoning of the property, council approved a resolution to execute a service agreement to provide utilities with the property owner, and ordinances for the parcel’s rezoning and annexation. (Courtesy City of Round Rock)

A 9.24-acre tract of land was approved for rezoning to a planned unit development and annexation by the Round Rock City Council Oct. 28.

In addition to holding a public hearing regarding the rezoning of the property, council approved a resolution to execute a service agreement to provide utilities with the property owner, and ordinances for the parcel’s rezoning and annexation. No speakers provided comment during the public hearing.


Located near south A.W. Grimes Boulevard, a 9.24-acre parcel of land owned by Epitome Development was approved for rezoning to a PUD from its designated commercial use under the city’s comprehensive plan, making it fit for residential use. According to city documents, the developer will build a maximum of 108 units of single-family attached homes, or duplexes, on a commonly owned lot. Private drive aisles will serve the project, and a perimeter fence will be built.

At the Sept. 15 meeting of the Round Rock Planning and Zoning Commission, the commission voted 7-0 to recommend approval of the zoning. No speakers commented on the matter at public hearings held for the development by both the commission and council.
By Brooke Sjoberg
Brooke Sjoberg is the Round Rock reporter for the Round Rock and Pflugerville/Hutto editions of Community Impact Newspaper. She worked for The Gonzales Inquirer, The Daily Texan and The Daily Dot among other publications before coming to Community Impact. Brooke is from Seguin, TX and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2020. Her last name is pronounced Show-burg.


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