Leander City Council approved a budget for fiscal year 2018-19 that is 32.6 percent higher than last year’s budget, and some residents could see a decrease on their property tax bills if council approves a lower tax rate for the next budget year.
Caitlin covers Cedar Park and Leander city councils and reports on education, transportation, government and business news. She is an alumnus of The University of Texas at Austin. Most recently, Caitlin produced a large-scale investigative project with The Dallas Morning News and led education coverage in the Brazos Valley at The Bryan-College Station Eagle. After interning with Community Impact Newspaper for two summers, she joined the staff as a reporter in 2015.