Traffic Signal Outage at Leander and I-35 on March 2

Traffic signals on Leander Road/RM 2243 on the east and west sides of Interstate 35 will be off or flashing red on Sunday, March 2. The signal outage is expected to start at 12 p.m. (noon) on Sunday and be complete by 4 p.m. Look for temporary stop signs at these intersections that afternoon. Also […]


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Public Meeting on New Building Codes Feb. 27

The City of Georgetown Building Inspection Services Department will hold a public meeting on February 27 related to the adoption of new building codes. At the meeting, the City will solicit feedback and present a process for public hearings for review of the 2012 International Codes. The meeting on February 27 is from 3 to […]


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Rain Barrel Sale: Order by January 19

Rain barrels are being offered at a reduced price through the City of Georgetown Conservation Services Green Links program. Rain barrels can be purchased for $69 each. The normal retail price is $119. The deadline to order is January 19. City of Georgetown utility customers will be eligible for an additional $15 rebate with an […]


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Paving on Del Webb Boulevard and Austin Avenue

An asphalt paving crew will be working on Del Webb Boulevard on Friday and Saturday. Paving may continue on Sunday if asphalt is available. One lane of traffic will remain open in each direction, but drivers should expect delays. Another asphalt paving crew plans to work on Austin Avenue on Friday and Saturday and possibly […]


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Second Mosquito Sample Positive for West Nile Virus

Lab results received yesterday from the Texas Department of State Health Services lab show that another mosquito sample collected in Georgetown on November 1 was positive for West Nile Virus. This sample was collected by the City in the 78633 zip code, which includes Sun City. On Friday, a positive West Nile Virus result on […]


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GIS Mapping Technology Highlighted on Nov. 13

Anyone who has used Google maps to look up traffic conditions on their smartphone or used a navigation device in their vehicle can appreciate the power of satellite-enabled mapping. Similar technology called Geographic Information Systems is being used by local governments in a wide variety of ways including 9-1-1 emergency response, public health data mapping, […]


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Paving on Del Webb Blvd: Update

Update, Nov. 4: Paving work on Del Webb Boulevard that was scheduled for today has been delayed until Thursday, November 7 due to the rain forecast for this week. Milling of the road surface may continue, but could be suspended due to lightning. — Update, Nov. 1: Paving work on Del Webb Boulevard has been delayed until […]


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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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Paving Work on Williams Drive

UPDATE (10/28): Crews will be paving the outside eastbound lane Monday, October 28, and approximately half a day Tuesday, then will be moving to Del Webb Boulevard. — Paving work on Williams Drive continues this week through Friday, October 25 and possibly into next week. A contractor is paving on Williams Drive in the segment […]


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Watering Limit: Two Days per Week Starts Oct. 14

The City of Georgetown will limit outdoor watering to two days per week starting on Monday, October 14. Last week the Brazos River Authority, which manages the water in Lake Georgetown and Stillhouse Hollow Lake, notified the City of Georgetown that they are enacting a stage 2 drought warning for Lake Georgetown. The river authority […]


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