Since opening in September 2007, the section of Toll 130 between Hwy. 290 and Hwy. 71 has attracted businesses looking for close proximity to airports, high-traffic areas and retail growth spots, spurring growth for area cities.
With Williamson County Attorney Jana Duty announcing her intention to run for district attorney against incumbent John Bradley, multiple Texas lawyers have filed to run for the county attorney position.
Round Rock once again ranked high on the annual rankings of the safest cities in the nation released by Congressional Quarterly Press, placing 11th on the list of U.S. cities with populations more than 100,000.
The Pflugerville Community Development Corp. unveiled the first part of a planned renewable energy park Dec. 30 as it showed off an electric-car charging station that is as interesting to look at as it is functional.
City of Georgetown staff announced Jan. 17 the city would host the inaugural Georgetown Grand criterium bicycle race May 19–20. The event is expected to draw up to 800 cyclists and 5,000 spectators to the Square in its first year.