Travis County County commissioners voted July 14 to approve millions of dollars in possible tax rebates for the electric carmaker.
After cutting $4.3 million meant for street maintenance from this year’s budget, Round Rock City Council took steps Aug. 13 to secure road repair funds for fiscal year 2020-21.
The Texas Workforce Commission has reported 3.2 million Texans have filed for unemployment relief since mid-March.
Following a new industry guideline recently distributed by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission, more bars across the state may soon be able to qualify as restaurants.
Panelists at a virtual discussion hosted by the Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce discussed how the business landscape has endured significant change in the five months since the coronavirus hit.
The loss of extra unemployment support could send numbers back down, however.
County commissioners will hold budget discussions throughout August and September.
Some breweries across the state may now reopen as restaurants after the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission released new guidelines on how restaurants may calculate their alcohol sales receipts.
The state of Texas gained 50,000 new jobs in February, but since the coronavirus pandemic hit, more than 2 million jobs have been lost.
This year sales tax-exempt purchases can be made online, over the phone or by mail.
In a July 22 update, the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission states that breweries may not have customers consume alcohol on patios.
Travis County updates Tesla incentive package, pushing for $1 billion-plus investment from the company
Poised for a possible July 13 vote, Travis County has released a refined incentives structure proposal with electric carmaker Tesla.
The school district's July 9 vote could yield Tesla around $46.4 million in tax abatements if the company chooses Travis County as its next factory site.
Pflugerville and Hutto's May sales tax revenue totals jumped by 17.56% and 36%, respectively, as compared to May 2019 figures.
Central Texas' 78660 ZIP code, largely encompassing the city of Pflugerville, has seen a total of 7,347 unemployment insurance claims filed since April 27, according to data released by the Texas Workforce Commission July 6.
More than 3,500 businesses have received funding from the Wilco Forward program.
The Texas comptroller's office has released June sales tax revenue figures.
Texans receiving unemployment benefits will have a little extra time before they have to prove they are actively looking for work to continue receiving state assistance.
The lawsuit was filed in Travis County District Court by Jared Woodfill, a Houston attorney who has led previous legal efforts opposing Abbott’s other shutdown orders during the pandemic.
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions is preparing to make a splash in the Round Rock-area job market.
Unemployment recipients will have to start documenting their efforts to find a new job July 6, with the first reports due July 19.
Eligible nonprofits and government entities may apply for funding.
DATA: Pflugerville, Hutto see double-digit sales tax revenue growth; Round Rock experiences slight dip
Hutto's April sales tax revenue numbers reflected a 36.42% increase year-over-year.
As of June 9, Williamson County’s Wilco Forward small business grant program has approved funding for 2,891 businesses in the area.
1,920 unemployment insurance claims were filed in Pflugerville's 78660 ZIP code between April 29-May 30.