10:02 AM Oct 22, 2021 CDT

FM 1660 upgrades in design phase; construction expected to begin in fall 2022

The city of Hutto is set to begin work next year on several intersection improvements along FM 1660.


7:46 PM Oct 21, 2021 CDT

Bohls Middle School within PfISD slated for late December completion

Brandon Cardwell, the district's executive director of facilities and construction, said during the district's Oct. 21 board meeting that much work is still needed on the campus, but he is encouraged by the pace at which crews are operating.


Amazon hiring for thousands of seasonal jobs throughout Texas

It is that time of year when people look for seasonal jobs as the holidays approach. Amazon aims to meet that demand by hiring for thousands of seasonal positions throughout Texas.



New fitness studio, candy pop-up shop coming to Hill Country Galleria

A new candy pop-up shop and fitness studio are coming to Bee Cave's Hill Country Galleria.



Austin Public Health ramps up COVID-19 booster shot offerings, prepares for pediatric vaccines

High-risk individuals who received Pfizer are Moderna doses six months ago or more are now eligible for boosters—as are most recipients of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.


Check out the 5 latest commercial projects filed in Pflugerville and Hutto, including Wingstop and Taco Casa

Wondering what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Pflugerville and Hutto? Be the first to find out.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo underway; delivery drones coming to Friso and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 22.


Sound study recommends relocation of Brushy Creek Amphitheater

Following noise complaints, a sound study recommended Hutto relocate the Brushy Creek Amphitheater or contain it within a building.


New data from PfISD show students boosting academic performance over previous school year

Chief Academic and Innovation Officer Brandy Baker said while she is not excited about the TEA data, she is highly encouraged by new district numbers showing current student performance numbers are rising. 


Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto home sales stronger than Greater Austin market in September

A September report from the Austin Board of Realtors shows while home sales in the Greater Austin metro dipped, Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto market sales increased.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Taco Palenque opens in Round Rock; Plano ISD considering two draft calendars for 2022-23 school year and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 21.



Travis County hears update on process to reassess master plan for aging correctional facilities

The process comes after county commissioners opted to pause all activities of the master plan over the summer.


10 things to do Oct. 23 in Round Rock, Pflugerville

Go to Round Rock Diwali Fest, a dog festival, trunk-or-treats, and fall markets.



CI NATION ROUNDUP: Early concept for Frisco’s Northwest Community Park includes biking tower for ‘gravity riding’; Perky Beans Cafe now open in Leander, and more top news

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 20.


Inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo ready to open gates Oct. 21 after coronavirus delay

After the inaugural Williamson County Fair and Rodeo was postponed in 2020, county and fair officials said they are excited to kick off the agricultural celebration.


Hutto Public Library to accept food donations in exchange for fee forgiveness in November

Throughout the month of November, Hutto Public Library will accept donations to benefit the Hutto Resource Center.


Libros Bookmobile now operating in Hutto, Pflugerville and Round Rock areas

Libros Bookmobile travels to local farmers markets in Hutto, Round Rock, Pflugerville and other nearby cities.



MAP: 5 commercial projects filed in Round Rock and Pflugerville, including new Wingstop

Wondering what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto? Be the first to find out.


4 businesses coming to Cedar Park, Leander; Barton Springs Pool reopens and more Central Texas news

Read the latest business and community news from the Central Texas area.


West Pecan Coffee + Beer in Pflugerville up for Texas Downtown Association award

Information from the city of Pflugerville states the coffee and beer shop is a finalist in the Best Downtown Business category.


MAP: 5 commercial projects filed in Round Rock and Pflugerville, including new construction on Avery Nelson Parkway

Curious what renovations and new construction are underway or set to begin soon in Round Rock and Pflugerville?



Amazon fulfillment center in Pflugerville officially operational, will continue hiring blitz

The AUS2 Amazon Fulfillment Center in Pflugerville is now officially operational, and a company representative said the facility will continue taking on new employees into next year.


CI NATION ROUNDUP: Read the latest top news about restaurants, businesses and other commercial projects that are coming soon or now open

Take a look at the top five trending stories across all of Community Impact Newspaper’s coverage areas as of Oct. 19.