Williamson County News


Georgetown wins 2017 Workforce Excellence Award

Posted on June 15th, 2017

The Georgetown Workforce Development Alliance, which includes the City of Georgetown, Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, and Georgetown Independent School District, was awarded the Texas Economic Development Council’s 2017 Workforce Excellence Award for population 40,001 to 100,000 today. The alliance is…Read More


Hutto announces business and industrial park deal

Posted on April 25th, 2017

Hutto Innovation Business Park will be built in Hutto, with more than 800,000 square feet of industrial and business space in six buildings. It’s the first time Hutto has had a “spec” building to offer companies that are considering the…Read More


Holiday Inn coming to north Taylor

Posted on February 16th, 2017

After two start-and-stop years of planning, Taylor will get a new hotel. “It’s been a long process but we’re very excited we can make this announcement,” said Nimesh Patel with SAYDA, Inc. late Tuesday afternoon. His announcement was that his…Read More




Governor’s Small Business Forum Held Dec. 1

Posted on October 14th, 2016

A Governor’s Small Business Forum is being held in Williamson County on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at the United Heritage Center and Intel Club, 3400 E. Palm Valley Boulevard, in Round Rock. The forum, sponsored by the Texas Governor’s Office,…Read More




Council passes Parmer Ranch Trails incentive

Posted on January 11th, 2016

Parmer Ranch Trails, a mixed-use project located southeast of the Parmer Lane and Ranch Trails intersection in Cedar Park, is moving ahead with office building plans. Initially, this development was designated to have two-story restaurants and shops in the first…Read More