Central Austin
12:52 PM CDT

Austin ISD announces superintendent resignation, outlines next steps in search for replacement

The district aims to hire a new superintendent by next summer.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle
4:28 PM CDT

Burn ban reinstated in Hays County effective May 28

The ban had been lifted since April 26.


Cedar Park | Leander

New medical clinics now open, coming soon in Leander

The Leander location of Austin Diagnostic Clinic opened in March. Unity Clinic of Texas, a nonprofit medical clinic, is anticipated to open in the fall.



New Braunfels

New Braunfels enters agreement with Enterprise Fleet Management to replace police vehicles

The city will replace 30 marked and unmarked police vehicles through the agreement.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Texas AllStar Cheer & Dance to move into new Hutto gym this winter

Texas AllStar Cheer & Dance is constructing a new gym on Ed Schmidt Boulevard that it will move into this winter.


Lake Travis | Westlake

West Lake Hills considers traffic calming tactics for Ridgewood Road

The council is considering speed tables, flashing radar signs and street painting as some of the options to quell the road's ongoing speeding problem.


Central Austin

Austin has 35% of needed lifeguards as Barton Springs Pool resumes normal hours ahead of Memorial Day

The city of Austin has 264 of the 750 lifeguards needed for summer as of May 26, or about 35%.



New Braunfels

New Braunfels Memorial Day ceremony to take place at Main Plaza downtown

The ceremony will begin at 8 a.m. at the Main Plaza.


San Marcos | Buda | Kyle

Planning & Zoning approves preliminary plan for 318-acre development by Rastegar Property in east Kyle

The project will include more than 1,000 single- and multi-family units, 60 acres of green space and trails, land for a new elementary school and, potentially, a high-end barbecue restaurant.


Cedar Park | Leander

Cedar Park, Leander city councils approve construction agreements for next phase in BCRUA project

All three member cities—Cedar Park, Leander and Round Rock—have approved the contractor agreement for the next phase in the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority deep water intake project, which will benefit the cities' water supply.


Pflugerville | Hutto

4 things to do in Pflugerville and Hutto this Memorial Day weekend, May 27-30

There is plenty to do in Pflugerville and Hutto this Memorial Day weekend, including several free concerts and a car show.



Cedar Park | Leander

Hill Country Anxiety now open in Cedar Park

Hill Country Anxiety offers therapy treatment for anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Tic disorders and more.


Northwest Austin

Bouldin Acres restaurant to open second location on Braker Lane in Austin

A Bouldin Acres restaurant and drinkery location is underway at 1806 Braker Lane in Austin.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Community protests Lake Travis ISD southwestern county land acquisition

Concerns about the topography of the landscape, water availability and traffic hazards were among the chief concerns expressed at the meeting, alongside preservation of the natural landscape and lack of infrastructure in the area to support more people.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Days after being sworn in, Alissa Molina resigns from PfISD Place 5 seat

Two weeks after defeating incumbent Brian Allen in the race for Pflugerville ISD Place 5 board of trustees Place 5, Alissa Molina announced she will resign from the board.



Round Rock

California-based David Hernandez Ministries expanding to new studio in Round Rock

David Hernandez Ministries will expand from California to a new studio in Round Rock in June.


Round Rock

Central Texas Food Bank expands home delivery to Williamson County

Eligible households will receive a 30-pound box of nonperishable food at their doorstep each month.


Round Rock

Re-elected Round Rock City Council members sworn in following election canvass

Round Rock City Council Members Hilda Montgomery and Rene M. Flores took their oaths of office May 26 following re-election. 


Round Rock

Round Rock council approves construction contracts for next phase of BCRUA water intake

Construction contracts for the next phase of the Brushy Creek Regional Utility Authority deep-water intake were approved during a May 26 Round Rock City Council meeting. 



Round Rock

Round Rock officials greenlight incentive agreement for $12M Valex project

Round Rock officials approved an economic development agreement with Valex Corp. during their May 26 meeting. 


Northwest Austin

Dianne Sonnenberg chosen to create public art project

Sculpture will be funded by mobility bond


Round Rock

Round Rock Amazon warehouse project on pause as company explores capacity needs

Amazon paused the entitlements process for a potential warehouse project in Round Rock, a company representative confirmed May 26. 


Central Austin

Lou's Austin opens second location in Barton Springs

This new location is close to Zilker Park with dine-in, takeout and preorder options.



New Braunfels

New Braunfels ISD names first director of fine arts

The district announced the creation of the new position in March.