Families gathered outside as a full fireworks display lit up the sky commemorating the grand opening of Kalahari Resorts & Conventions on Nov. 14.
Kalahari has hired about 1,050 employees, and by spring 2021 the resort is expected to employ about 1,200 people.
Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto each saw positive upticks in sales tax revenue collections from September 2019 to September 2020, according to the latest release of statewide data.
Skillpoint Alliance is a nonprofit organization that specializes in workforce development and offers free training to low-income residents in fields such as health care, manufacturing and construction.
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.
As Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto experience rapid population growth, city staff and local leaders are adjusting budgets to meet resident demands.
Tourists visiting Round Rock accounted for $318 million in direct travel spending in 2018, according to data from the Travel Texas Economic Impact Report and the Round Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau.
A new $130 million combat development complex in at Texas A&M’s campus in Bryan will break ground Oct. 12
Editor's note: This post has been updated to clarify the 8.25% sales tax charge refers to the state and local charges.
Jason Ball will begin his tenure as the new president and CEO of the Round Rock Chamber in September.
City leaders in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto are considering proposals for projects that will provide a mix of housing, retail, entertainment and restaurant options.
As hurricane season approaches in Texas, state Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced a statewide sales tax holiday this weekend, April 27-29, on emergency preparedness supplies.
Heads of several Williamson County departments met with county commissioners April 17 to make their cases for budget requests ahead of the fiscal year 2019-20 budget season.
After 15 years of promoting an identity as “The Sports Capital of Texas,” Round Rock unveiled a broader tourism brand April 17.
Sitting behind metros such as San Francisco, Seattle and San Jose, and ahead of Denver and Boston, the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area has the sixth-highest concentration of science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, jobs in the country, according to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Nearly 75% of Central Texas businesses supported local nonprofits in 2018.
A new mixed-use development likely to be named Northpointe is in the conceptual stage for the SH 130 corridor south of Typhoon Texas and south of Hendrickson High School in Pflugerville.
Hutto’s Innovation Business Park will have a new tenant by mid-summer.
The Williamson County Citizens Bond Committee was presented with the current status of the county’s parks and roads plan during its first meeting March 21.
Eighty-four high-paying jobs-—with a minimum average wage of $75,000-—are on the horizon for Pflugerville.
Numbers released by the U.S. Census Bureau in December reveal a glimpse into the commutes, occupations and industries of those living in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto.
Driving around Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto, the show of cranes, dirt being moved and businesses being built are all an indication the economy is alive and well in Central Texas.