Williamson County News

Perfect Game, a sports venue and mixed-use development, expected to add $200M yearly to Hutto’s economy

Posted on April 24th, 2019

Plans are in motion for Hutto’s first indoor sports and event center. The 300,000-square-foot arena will seat 13,000 people and is planned as part of a mixed-use complex with office space, commercial, residential and retail components. The development is tied to baseball scouting organization Perfect Game’s April 18 announcement to relocate its national headquarters to Read More >




Georgetown to give $91 million to help develop Wolf Lakes Village

Posted on November 30th, 2018

The Georgetown City Council gave its initial approval Tuesday to give an estimated $91 million of the property taxes it will earn over a 30-year period on a 164-acre planned development with an Italian village theme to pay for infrastructure costs including five parking garages, utilities and streets. The vote on a final approval for Read More >


Leander getting a more urban feel downtown with ‘Northline’ project

Posted on September 6th, 2018

City officials say a new development planned for Leander will be a game-changer by finally giving the suburb northwest of Austin a downtown area. The 115-acre mixed-use project, called Northline, will provide shopping, dining, offices and housing in a walkable area in the north central part of Leander near Austin Community College’s San Gabriel campus Read More >


Large indoor sports complex coming to Cedar Park

Posted on August 13th, 2018

A pair of hockey rinks and indoor and outdoor turf fields will help anchor a new sports park to be located at the 120-acre Scottsdale Crossing development site along the 183A Toll Road. Austin’s iSports Real Estate Development LLC and Chaparral Ice will team up to develop 15.4 acres, planned to feature a pair of Read More >


Kalahari Resorts breaks ground in Round Rock

Posted on May 16th, 2018

True to its inspiration, Kalahari Resorts broke ground in Round Rock Tuesday morning with a tinge of African style. The groundbreaking on U.S. 79 just southwest of Dell Diamond had a “sundowner” theme, a term used for breaks groups have during safaris. Sundowners often involve bringing in nicer furniture and rugs, creating a contrast with Read More >


Boutique hotel coming to downtown Round Rock

Posted on March 19th, 2018

An agreement between the city and a developer is paving the way for Round Rock’s first boutique hotel in downtown. The City Council on Thursday approved an economic development agreement with RRTX Lake Creek Hotel LP to build The Ruby Hotel on three acres at 304 Fannin Ave. The hotel will have 39 guest rooms Read More >



2017 Williamson County Growth Summit: 7 game-changing projects north of Austin

Posted on December 14th, 2017

More than 500 people attended the 2017 Williamson County Growth Summit on Thursday at the Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center to talk about the massive opportunities — and challenges — for developing this nascent market. Want to know what’s on the horizon in the rapidly growing county north of Austin? Check out the Read More >