The decision may ultimately lie with Gov. Greg Abbott and the rest of the State Preservation Board, which last year authorized the removal of a plaque in the Capitol that said slavery was not an underlying cause of the Confederate rebellion.
“Just being open for a couple of weeks, we didn't really have time to settle in our new neighborhood,” said Sabin Shrestha, owner of Mi Mundo Coffeehouse & Roastery in Round Rock. “Being so new to the location and new to the local community, it made it really hard for us to transition when people didn't know about us.”
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Austin Public Health reported 273 new cases Aug. 5, higher than the seven-day moving average of 218 daily confirmed COVID-19 cases. APH also confirmed 41 new hospital admissions of coronavirus.
The county reported no additional deaths.
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The Commissioners Court also voted to set a maximum total tax rate of $0.458719 per $100 valuation, which is the current tax rate.
The project will reverse the northbound I-35 entrance and exit ramps at the SH 45 intersection to alleviate traffic congestion, according to TxDOT.
Nine more new Whataburger locations are planned by year's end, and 35 new restaurants are proposed for 2021.
The self-response deadline has moved up to Sept. 30.
Site amenities include a pool, a fitness studio, coworking spaces and a game lounge, among others.
The Aug. 6 meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 221 E. Main St., Round Rock.
For the fifth day in a row, Austin area hospitals have reported fewer than 40 average daily COVID-19 admissions.
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The total number of reported COVID-19 cases more than doubled in Williamson County in the month of July, according to Williamson County and Cities Health District data.
Of the total cases reported, 5,207 have recovered, and there an estimated 545 active cases.
The filing deadline for the ACC election is Aug. 17.
The loss of extra unemployment support could send numbers back down, however.
The statement was released after Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton earlier this week said that local districts have the sole authority to close schools due to the ongoing pandemic.
Overall in Travis County, there have been 21,214 coronavirus cases since mid-March.
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Owners Rochelle and Ryan Perk announced July 31 that the Little Gym of Round Rock will close permanently Aug. 1.