2:16 PM May 7, 2021 CDT

New Leander transportation plan outlines $320 million in road projects over 10 years

The plan lays out a few projects for the city to consider each year.


11:21 AM May 7, 2021 CDT

TxDOT to demolish I-35 ramp in North Austin early Saturday morning

State crews will perform controlled implosions of the northbound I-35 to northbound US 183 flyover between 6-8 a.m. in the morning on May 8 and May 15.





State leaders push for post-storm reform bills

A number of legislative bills are underway in the Texas House and Senate in response to the February winter storm that swept the state.


Ashley HomeStore opens in Cedar Park plus 3 more new local businesses

The mattress and furniture store is located on East Whitestone Boulevard.


Cedar Park’s Paw-Paw's BBQ honors owner’s grandfather

Andrea Cameron and her husband, Gaius, decided to give their catering business a permanent home, opening a brick-and-mortar location of Paw-Paw’s BBQ in April 2020.



Leander ISD board approves 2% raise for district staff in 2021-22 school year

If financial parameters are met, the increase could be raised to 3% or additional one-time stipends could be approved in the future.


Leander requests facilities plan for growing city staff, building needs

City hall, the police department building, the parks and recreation building and the public works facility are either at capacity or undersized for staff volumes, according to the city.


Here is what you need to know about COVID-19 in Williamson County

Here are the most recent coronavirus updates from Williamson County.


18 Leander-Cedar Park tutors to help prevent the 'summer slide'

After an unusual year and with summer approaching, these tutoring businesses can help students stay on top of their learning.



Featured neighborhood: Learn about Leander's Crystal Falls

With substantial build-out to be completed in 2021, Crystal Falls is a master-planned community in Leander encompassing roughly 3,350 lots on almost 2,500 acres.


As pandemic restrictions ease, reports of child abuse increase

At the start of the pandemic in March 2020, child abuse advocates feared they would see a drop in reported cases of suspected abuse and/or neglect.


Travis Central Appraisal Districts says hot housing market is reflected in 2021 appraisals

Property owners have until May 17 to file a protest of their home's appraisal.




Leander-Cedar Park housing market sees record-low inventory, spiked prices

The Central Texas housing market has seen a record-breaking year despite the coronavirus pandemic. Most notably is the lack of inventory, which has in turn inflated prices as homes sell faster than ever.


Austin-area health officials prep for vaccines to open to kids 12 and up

Austin-Travis County interim Health Authority Mark Escott said he expects the FDA to authorize Pfizer's vaccine for kids 12 and up within a week.


BCRUA completes pipeline repairs after break in December

The BCRUA water treatment plant has been offline since Dec. 19.


Leander Mayor-elect Christine Sederquist is 'determined to get to work'

Christine Sederquist will be the second female mayor of Leander and also the youngest mayor.



Yellow House Foundation seeks donations for future Leander relocation

The recovery nonprofit is asking for help to fund construction for its new building in Leander.


Two Leander City Council races move to June 5 runoff election

The June 5 runoff election will determine Places 2 and 4 council members.





Thai restaurant Lemongrass opens in Cedar Park

The restaurant opened May 2 on Cypress Creek Road in Cedar Park.


Austin Habitat for Humanity ReStore opening new location in Northwest Austin later this summer

Austin Habitat for Humanity ReStore sells new and preowned furniture, building materials, appliances and more.