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Beth Wade

ArchivedCity HallEconomic Development

The next Breakfast Bites meeting on May 30 will feature Emily Koller, on the topic of New Ways of Connecting with Old Buildings. The informal meeting opens at 8 a.m. in the Friends Room at the Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth St. The talk will start at 8:30 a.m.

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ArchivedParks & Recreation

The Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department will host a free Water Safety Day event from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, at the Georgetown Recreation Center outdoor pool, 1003 N. Austin Ave. The educational family event is designed to increase public awareness about drowning prevention and water safety as

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ArchivedParks & Recreation

The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department presents “Coco” (PG) on Friday, May 11, in San Gabriel Park. The event will take place on the soccer fields located behind the Georgetown Recreation Center, 1003 N. Austin Ave. This is a free community event. The event starts at sunset, about

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Election day for the District 1 City Council race is Saturday, May 5. Incumbent Anna Eby and Mary Calixtro are on the ballot for the District 1 seat. Kevin Pitts ran unopposed for the District 5 seat currently held by Ty Gipson, who did not seek re-election. Georgetown City Council

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Archived

Access to online bill payments will be limited Sunday, May 6, from 5 a.m.-3 p.m. while electrical work is being completed for the City’s new civic center project at Ninth and Martin Luther King Jr. streets. The electrical work will also affect phone service at city facilities. However, 911 calls

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ArchivedCity HallMain Street

In May, the City of Georgetown, The Williamson Museum, and Preservation Georgetown will host a series of Preservation Month events in Georgetown to celebrate Preservation Month. Events include: May 1: Rededication of the Emzy Taylor historical marker at 5:30 p.m. at Seventh Street and Austin Avenue in front of Burger

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ArchivedCity HallParks & Recreation

The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a dance for adults age 18 and older with disabilities Friday, May 4, from 6-8 p.m. at the Georgetown Community Center, 445 E. Morrow St. The theme is Fiesta. Admission is $5 for participants and includes a meal. Advanced registration

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ArchivedCity HallParks & Rec ProjectsParks & Recreation

The City will celebrate the grand opening of Garey Park on June 9. At 525-acres, Garey Park is one of the largest city parks in the state and is roughly 1.5 times the size of Zilker Park in Austin. The park, which is located along the South San Gabriel River

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ArchivedCity Hall

Early voting starts Monday, April 23, for the City Council Election in Georgetown. The early in-person voting period is April 23-28 and April 30-May 1. Election Day is May 5. For voters in the City of Georgetown, the May 5 ballot includes the District 1 seat. Incumbent Anna Eby and

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ArchivedTourism

The 19th annual Red Poppy Festival is April 27-29. The signature festival on the Most Beautiful Town Square in Texas starts Friday night and runs all weekend with three days of music, entertainment, family fun, and features more than 120 arts and craft vendors. Joe Nichols is the headliner Saturday

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