Stay on top of local news and the latest events in Leander and Cedar Park this week.
1. Catch up on Leander council decisions
Leander City Council members discussed annexation, speed limits and a senior citizen center project at their meeting last week. Start the week by catching up on these seven takeaways from the meeting.
2. Dermatologists offer free skin cancer screening Monday
Tru-Skin Dermatology and the Shade Project—a nonprofit dedicated to preventing skin cancer through sun safety education—offer skin cancer screenings. Times vary; those interested should call to schedule an appointment. Free. Tru-Skin Dermatology, 701 Whitestone Blvd. Cedar Park. 888-451-0139. www.theshadeproject.org
3. Construction on several Leander roads begins Monday
Five roads in Leander are scheduled for rehabilitation starting July 10, said Pat Womack, Leander Public Works Department director. Read this article to find out which roads are under construction and how the project may affect traffic.
4. Join realtors for Wild West event Tuesday
Women’s Council of Realtors Austin hosts Wild Women’s Council of the West Realtor Round Up, a fundraiser and membership drive for new realtor members. The event features food, drinks, line dancing and a silent auction. 6-9 p.m. $30 (members), $35 (non-members). Wild West Cedar Park, 401 E. Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park. 512-554-7847. www.WCR.org
5. Amplify Credit Union celebrates grand opening Thursday
The Cedar Park Chamber of Commerce holds a ribbon cutting ceremony for Amplify Credit Union at the Parke Shopping Center. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Free. The Parke Shopping Center, 5001 Toll 183 A, Ste. 500, Cedar Park. 512-260-7800. www.cedarparkchamber.org