New Braunfels saw an increase of more than $1 million in sales tax for the month of July over last year
The city of New Braunfels received a net payment of $4,117,696.83 in September for the month of July.
Unemployment has come down to 4.4% in July from a high of 12.3% in April 2020, and the amount of people in the labor force has grown beyond even pre-pandemic levels.
Sales taxes represent the largest revenue source for the city of Bee Cave.
City Council voted to postpone the final approval of the budget and tax rate until its next regular meeting on Sept. 27 to allow for a second public hearing during the meeting.
For the average Cedar Park homeowner, city property taxes will increase by $115 from the last tax year.
The total vacancy rate for office space in Northwest Austin has doubled over the past two years.
As “Now hiring” signs fill windows and line roadways in New Braunfels, the effects of growing demand for services and a slim available workforce has caused challenges for local businesses. Though unemployment claims have ticked downward, many industries are still struggling to fill vacancies.
Several Williamson County departments will be present.
The school board voted to decrease the 2021-22 property tax rate. However, as a result of increasing home values in the area, the average property tax levy will increase $56 in the newly approved tax rate.
Advanced door machinery company Kval is the latest company to begin construction in Hutto’s tech-focused Innovation Business Park.
The school district will host its eighth job fair Aug. 26 from 5-7 p.m., while the city will host a hiring event for its solid waste and recycling division Aug. 27.
American Rescue Funds will be used to address the backlog of court cases.
The economy is continuing to make a recovery statewide and metro wide in Austin.
The new facility will be located in East Austin and add over 200 jobs to the company.
Round Rock property owners can expect to pay an average of $95 per month in property taxes on a median-value home, an increase of about $2.50 from the previous year, if Round Rock City Council chooses to adopt its proposed tax rate.
The district voted to adopt the tax rate during an Aug. 9 board of trustees meeting.
The Hutto City Council called a public hearing for its proposed $51 million budget and tax rate for fiscal year 2021-22 to be held Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. in council chambers.
The company is adding 30 new jobs to its office at The Domain.
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