Leander’s new city manager, Rick Beverlin, came to Leander from Galveston, where he had served as the assistant city manager since 2016
Russo’s New York Pizzeria in Cedar Park closed Jan. 20, according to a sign on the location’s front door.
The county received a AAA bond rating.
After serving locals and tourists alike at its downtown location for more than 15 years, Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill opted to open a new location in 2018. Now just over a year old, the Avery Ranch location—called Moonshine Comfort & Cocktails—is bringing the same Southern comfort food and atmosphere to North Austin communities with a slightly modern flair.
The health care district is considering increasing its minimum wage to $15 per hour.
Peace Lutheran Church Preschool is celebrating its 20th anniversary this academic year.
The speed limit on a 1-mile stretch of Ronald Reagan Boulevard in Leander is being reduced from 65 mph to 50 mph.
As Cedar Park’s annual hotel occupancy tax, or HOT, revenue is expected to top $1 million in fiscal year 2019-20—and Leander begins receiving HOT revenue with the opening of its first hotel—city officials say they are considering how to best allocate funding to deserving entities.
In three years, Leanderthal Distilling founder Scott Calame has seen his business evolve.
The Travis Central Appraisal District board of trustees voted to bring back in-person meetings for informal protests this year.
Officials in Austin and Travis County have formed a complete count committee to support the 2020 census effort.
The purpose of the Cedar Park transit study is to “identify available transit options and to evaluate options based on cost efficiency and effectiveness."
Cedar Park City Council plans at its Jan. 23 meeting to consider a Future Land Use Plan Amendment that could potentially lead to a 9.22-acre expansion of the Toyota of Cedar Park dealership.
Cedar Park-Leander restaurants that opened in 2019 or are opening in 2020
Capital Metro will roll out the first two electric buses in late January.
Sweet Shack Candy Shop opened at its new location at 1525 Cypress Creek Road, Ste. G, in Cedar Park on Dec. 14.
These retailers opened in the Cedar Park-Leander area in 2019 or will open in 2020
Leander has again been selected as the final destination and site for a block party during the 12th annual Austin Modern Home Tour.
A Leander ISD committee formed in 2018 to recommend new school start times and bus schedules has requested additional time to get more feedback from LISD stakeholders.
A six-week online poll and an open house in February are the first steps Leander is taking to gauge community priorities for the crafting of its next comprehensive plan.
Spouses Mark and Heather Magarian have purchased the Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy at 15111 Avery Ranch Blvd., Austin.
Travis County commissioners are working to address colonias—unincorporated areas in the county that lack basic utilities.
Austin Public Health is investigating a confirmed rubella case, the first case of the contagious viral infection in Travis County since 1999.
Entities throughout the state of Texas are preparing to or have already called elections for May 2.
Travis County commissioners are considering options that will revise the pay scale for peace officers, including law enforcement, corrections and park rangers.