Crystal Lagoon Coming to Leander

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Leander Springs LLC is bringing a mixed-use project located at the southwest corner of FM 2243 and 183A in Leander. The city approved up to $22 million in performance-based tax incentives for the project as part of an agreement with Leander Springs LLC. Included in the project is a 4-acre crystalline lagoon powered by Crystal Lagoons technology, surrounded by 10 acres …

Downtown Austin Street Parking Goes Stickerless

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Starting Tuesday September 1, 2020 drivers will no longer need to print a ticket to put on their windshield when parking. Stickers for parking are a thing of the past for Austin, Texas. For anyone who goes to Downtown Austin, parking is one of the biggest hassles. You will see signs that say 20 min parking or most commonly 2-hour …

BAE Systems Opening in North Austin

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Austin, Texas is adding aerospace and defense to its’ growing list of technology companies. BAE Systems which describes themselves as a global defense, aerospace and security company is expanding its brand to American soil right here in Austin, Texas. BAE Systems is a British company and is one of the world’s leading aerospace and defense technology companies. They work on …

Tesla is Coming to Austin

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The fight for Tesla’s Gigafactory is over as Austin, Texas has won with its incentives and culture. On May 9 Elon Musk tweeted he was moving its’ future HQ and programs to Texas and according to Electrek, Tesla bought land in Austin to build the Gigafactory back in June. Travis County also voted to give the electric car company a …

The Backyard Back in Development

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The Backyard project has been touted as a planned development in Bee Cave for a couple of years now. The Backyard is roughly a 35-acre planned district containing an outdoor music venue, a 125-room hotel with a restaurant/dance hall and meeting space, parking garages, and a hilltop garden. The idea resembles the Indigo Ridge project which is currently in construction …

New Domain in Cedar Park

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The largest Williamson County investment, rival to the Austin’s Domain and competition for Round Rock’s Sports Capital title is set to start construction soon. Off East Whitestone Boulevard (FM 1431) and Sam Bass Road, Cedar Park is constructing its biggest project yet. Along with the United States Tennis Association (USTA), this $1.5 billion project with 155 acres is dedicated to …

New Tesla Factory Coming to Austin

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Austin’s growth outlook is still strong as another new plant has their sites on Austin, Texas. Recently, Musk has been talking about moving Tesla’s California operations to Nevada and/or Texas due to the automaker’s difficulties working with the local government to reopen the Fremont factory, where it currently produces most of its vehicles. Austin already has some ties with Tesla. …

Expansion on the I-35

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April 30, the Texas Transportation Commission approved $3.4 billion to Austin’s most important highway, the I-35. This is part of the 10-year project in Austin for transportation infrastructure development. As many residents know, Austin traffic is getting worse as new companies move in. As a result, roads are congested and transportation options are a top problem for the city. Downtown …

New Road to be Built in Steiner Ranch

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New Road to be Built in Steiner Ranch In 2011, a fire in Steiner Ranch devastated the neighborhood by destroying 23 homes. About 160 acres were destroyed by the fire most likely due to power lines. Since then, Steiner Ranch has added over 500 homes and 600 apartment units to its neighborhood. While the community has grown, the infrastructure has …