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Cedar Park Assistant Chief of Police Mike Harmon was named the Interim Police Chief on Thursday following approval by the Cedar Park City Council.Harmon is replacing Cedar Park Chief of Police Sean … more
The Cedar Park City Council will consider approving a $15.25 million Project Funding Agreement over a five-year period and a Master Development Agreement for the Bell Boulevard Redevelopment Project, … more
The Leander Independent School District spent a large portion of last week’s meeting discussing local policy reviews and updates, specifically regarding student policies. At the Feb. 27 meeting, the board may take action to officially adopt the policy updates.  more
A proposal to build a "Top Golf-style" robotics arena meant to grow interest in STEM fields and childrens' interest in scientific fields related to robotics is being considered for Cedar Park, … more
Leander celebrated Tuesday, Feb. 17, the opening of Leander's first hotel opening in over 100 years.Leander's last hotel opened in the 1890s but closed in the early 1900s, leaving the city devoid of … more
The $13.418 million Northline Phase 1 construction contract for the Northline development's initial infrastructure work on streets, utilities, drainage and other amenities was awarded Thursday after … more
Whataburger will be coming to Leander in the near future, Leander Mayor Troy Hill announced during Thursday's city council meeting. While details were sparse due to specifics still being ironed … more

The Leander ISD Board of Trustees will review attendance zones, course catalogs and estimated additional staff positions  for the 2020-21 school year at an agenda review meeting on Thursday, Feb. 20. As the board recently changed its operating procedures, no decisions will be made until the regular meeting on Feb. 27.   

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Dozens and dozens of talented students from around the country and the world, ranging from Kenya to Brazil to Mexico, converged on the HEB Center in Cedar Park from Monday, Feb. 17, to Tuesday, Feb. … more
The Leander City Council will consider awarding the $13.418 million Northline Phase 1 construction contract to DeNucci Constructors, LLC. during their Thursday council meeting. The $715 million … more
The array of candidates running for this year's Cedar Park City Council elections was finalized Friday, Feb. 14, when the sign-up period for the race ended. The slate of candidates includes three … more
Jason Ernst, a 1995 Leander High School graduate, was promoted to Texas Ranger in January 2020 after working for the Texas Department of Public Safety for 15 years.  more
Leander ISD celebrated hosting Battle of the Bluebonnets for 15 years on Feb. 13 at Mason Elementary School, with this year’s round of the elementary literary event This year’s Master of Ceremonies was Leander ISD Superintendent Dr. Bruce Gearing. Leander ISD Board President Trish Bode was also in attendance.  more
The Leander City Council and the Leander Independent School District Board of Trustees anticipate rapid, local growth in the city and the school district, which will drive some of their biggest … more

Things took a turn for the personal at the Williamson County Commissioners Meeting on Feb. 11, when County Judge Bill Gravell said things people say and do can affect others after adopting February 2020 as Teen Dating Violence Awareness month. Resident Mark Truesdell then called out hypocrisy when commenting on an agenda item involving a change order for construction at the county jail.

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The Cedar Park City Council approved two performance-based economic development incentive agreements Thursday, Feb. 13, to support two local businesses' expansions, which will add a combined total of … more
The 2020 Census is coming up quickly with Census Day on April 1, and the ability to self-respond online making counting every person easier than ever.  more
The Cedar Park City Council will consider two economic development agreements to expand two existing Cedar Park businesses Thursday during its regular meeting.The council will consider a $112,500 … more
Several Williamson County road projects are anticipated to be completed in 2020. Three major road projects in precinct 2 are among those to be completed.  more
The Leander City Council upheld the Leander Police Department's revocation of ASAP Towing's wrecker permit during their Thursday, Jan. 6, resulting The council made the decision to not hear ASAP … more
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