City Annual Report Available

The City of Georgetown Annual Report for the 2013 fiscal year is now available. The report includes highlights of projects, initiatives, and financial information for the 2012 – 2013 fiscal year that started on October 1, 2012 and ended on September 30, 2013. The 18-page annual report covers the five focus areas that define the […]


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Reinvestment Zone Could Spur Development on Southern Edge

The City Council voted last week to move forward in developing a funding mechanism that could spur commercial development along Westinghouse Road. The South Georgetown Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone would fund public infrastructure improvements at the southern edge of Georgetown. The 603-acre zone along Westinghouse Road is an area with planned commercial, retail, and residential […]


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Tasus Expands Manufacturing Operations

Tasus Texas, a plastic parts manufacturer in south Georgetown, is expanding their operations at their plant on 211 Tasus Way. Tasus plans to invest $5.3 million in new production equipment over the next three years. With the expansion, Tasus expects to increase employment from 155 to 200 employees over the next three years. Walter Barkalow, director […]


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Rivery Hotel and Conference Center Deal Finalized

Development agreements for a 220-room Sheraton hotel and conference center at the Rivery were approved by the Georgetown City Council on January 14 and finalized this week. The Summit at Rivery Park project near Interstate 35 will include a 16,000 square-foot conference center. Construction on the hotel and conference center is slated to begin this […]


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Officials Mark Opening of New Lakeway Drive Bridge

Officials with the City of Georgetown joined the Texas Department of Transportation yesterday at a ribbon-cutting to mark the opening of the new Lakeway Drive Bridge in Georgetown. The new bridge opened to traffic last week. The construction project replaced the Lakeway Drive Bridge and re-aligned the roadway at Interstate 35 near the Georgetown Municipal […]


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New Development Guide Now Available

The City of Georgetown presents the New Development Guide.  This document contains basic information about the City’s development process to help our development community complete a successful project in Georgetown.  The Guide explains certain terms and describes the processes used throughout development, from raw land to opening for business, along with contact information for all […]


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Downtown Low-Down Meeting January 15

2014 will be another bustling year for Downtown Georgetown! To find out about upcoming City projects and event updates, plan to attend the next quarterly Downtown Low-Down meeting. The City’s quarterly Downtown Low-Down Meeting will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 15, at Roots Bistro (118 W. 8th Street). We will be serving […]


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Georgetown 3rd on Best American Suburbs Ranking

A recent analysis of 75 cities in the top 25 U.S. metro areas ranked Georgetown third on the list. The top ten list of America’s Best Suburbs, placing Georgetown at no. 3 in the country, was done by Movoto, a real estate company in California. The ranking was based on several factors including shopping, dining, […]


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Vote for the Best of Georgetown TX in September

What’s the best local attraction in Georgetown? What’s the best restaurant? What’s the best local park? The best friendly service? Tell us your favorites during the month of September in the Best of Georgetown TX contest. Cast your vote for the best local restaurants, gift shops, clothing stores, golf courses, happy hour spots, and kid […]


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Texas Life-sciences Center Breaks Ground on Building 3

The Texas Life-sciences Collaboration Center, a biotech accelerator in south Georgetown, held a groundbreaking on Thursday for building three. The new 15,000 square-foot building will include cleanroom space for the manufacture of medical devices and other biotech products. The building should be completed in January. The new building will be owned by GREX and constructed […]


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