Round Rock Donuts opens in Cedar Park; Austin, Travis County remain at Stage 5 and more top Central Texas news

Cedar Park-Leander

Round Rock Donuts opens Cedar Park bakery

Round Rock Donuts is now serving its popular “Texas-sized” treats in Cedar Park.


Randalls-anchored Oak Meadows Marketplace in Georgetown under new ownership

Oak Meadows Marketplace, located at 5731 Williams Drive, Georgetown, is under new ownership according to a Feb.17 release from the Texas A&M Real Estate Research Center.

City of Georgetown removes memorial bricks from downtown

Georgetown City Council agreed to suspend the memorial brick program in partnership with the Williamson County Historical Commission at its Feb. 8 workshop.

Austin-Travis County

Austin, Travis County remains at Stage 5 as COVID-19 cases trend down

Austin Public Health officials at the Feb. 18 bimonthly COVID-19 briefing pushed for continued public safety measures, even as they said data shows positive progress on vaccine levels and case numbers.

San Marcos-Buda-Kyle

First mixed-use development in Kyle moves forward next to Target, H-E-B

Kyle City Council approved in a 5-2 vote the first reading of an ordinance to rezone two separate tracts of land totaling approximately 27.8 acres from retail services to mixed-use at a regular meeting Feb. 15. Council members Yvonne Flores-Cale and Michael Tobias voted in opposition of the item.