11:06 AM Nov 20, 2019 CST

Apple breaks ground on $1 billion, 3 million-square-foot campus in Northwest Austin; expects to open facility in 2022

Apple announces construction begins on $1 billion, 3 million-square-foot campus in Northwest Austin


1:09 PM Dec 5, 2019 CST

New Georgetown hotel to have 124 rooms

A WoodSpring Suites plans to open in Georgetown in March.

Design phase to begin on downtown Georgetown parking structure

Progress on the $5 million parking structure at Main and Sixth streets continues.



Wolf Crossing development brings new stores, minor road changes to Georgetown

As businesses begin to open, city and developers address traffic impact along Hwy. 29 and I-35


Georgetown officials begin reviewing possible 2030 land-use plan

Georgetown officials continue to plan for the future with a drafted plan of how city land might be used moving forward.


Seven area chambers of commerce announce support for Williamson County roads and parks bond

Seven area chambers of commerce pledged support Oct. 22 for the proposed $447 million Williamson County roads and parks bond in front of the Williamson County Courthouse.


164-acre Wolf Lakes Village will not likely see groundbreaking in 2019

The new Wolf Lakes Village development was set to break ground in 2019, but that will likely not be the case, said Michaela Dollar, economic development director for the city of Georgetown.



New Parkside on the River MUD to deliver 2,500 homes

Correction: Parkside on the River includes 1,148 acres located between SH 29 and RM


North Star Georgetown to provide housing for 55-plus adults in 2020

This story has been revised. A representative of the owner retracted to an earlier statement in the story that stated the housing would be affordable. The price point for the project has not been released.


City of Georgetown seeking input on new downtown parking garage

The city of Georgetown is seeking resident input on a new public downtown Georgetown parking garage, according to a news release.


Trendmaker homes now selling homes in Rancho Sienna development in Georgetown

Trendmaker homes celebrated its grand opening in the Rancho Sienna development Sept. 14. Rancho Sienna is a 500-acre master-planned community that will offer three- to five-bedroom homes with eight different floor plans. Home prices will start from the high $290s. The development is located at 305 Rancho Sienna Loop, Georgetown. 512-256-6688. https://trendmakerhomes.com/community/rancho-sienna/



City of Georgetown seeks feedback on bicycle master plan draft

An initial draft of a Bicycle Master Plan for Georgetown was presented to Georgetown City Council during a workshop session Sept. 24.


Sonterra development ranked 9th top-selling subdivision in the country

The Sonterra development, just north of Georgetown in Jarrell, was ranked the No. 9 top-selling subdivision in the United States by RCLCO Real Estate Advisors.


Phase 1 of Rivery Boulevard extension project to Park Lane now open

The city of Georgetown celebrated the completion of the first phase of the Rivery Boulevard road project and the groundbreaking of Northwest Boulevard extension project Sept. 13.


County voters faced with $447M roads and parks bond package

Williamson County voters will decide in November if the county will move forward with a $447 million roads and parks bond package, the largest the county has called in the last 20 years, according to county data.




Williamson County commissioners call $447 million roads and parks bond election

Williamson County commissioners called a $447 million roads and parks bond election Aug. 6.


Ford Elementary School to add capacity for 150 more students

An addition to Ford Elementary School will add the capacity for 150 more students.


Senior living company announces construction date for new 231-unit community in Georgetown

Atlas Senior Living plans to open one of two of its first retirement communities in Texas in Georgetown. The other Texas community will be built in New Braunfels.



New housing community in Georgetown to offer one- and two-story floor plans from the $270,000s

KB Home announced its latest project June 20, called Oakmont, which will consist of 63 new single-family homes in Georgetown.


Riverbluff multifamily development plans 'cottage- and treehouse-style' units for Georgetown

Georgetown residents will likely see the addition of 16 newly constructed, multifamily detached buildings, totaling 26 new housing units known as Riverbluff.


Transportation projects, air quality commitments top May meetings in Williamson County

It was a big month for transportation in Williamson County.


Williamson County's Community Development Block Grant to allocate nearly $1.5 million to public service projects

The Williamson County Commissioners Court approved allocating nearly $1.5 million to the county’s Community Development Block Grant program on April 23.