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ArchivedParks & Recreation

The City of Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department presents the fourth annual Pirate Party on Friday, Aug. 4, from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Georgetown Recreation Center, 1003 N. Austin Ave. This end of summer celebration is for children ages 2-8 years old. In addition to swimming in the outdoor pool,

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ArchivedCity HallPolice Services

The Citizen Police Academy is a 10-week course to educate citizens about all aspects of the Georgetown Police Department. The fall 2017 academy, which begins Aug. 24, is instructed by police officers from various divisions of the police department. The deadline to apply is Aug. 14. Session topics include the

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ArchivedTransportation

The City will host a transit open house for the American’s with Disabilities Act plan related to the GoGeo fixed-route and paratransit bus service, which begins Aug. 21. The open house will be July 13 from 4:30-7 p.m. in the Friends Room of the Georgetown Public Library, 402 W. Eighth

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ArchivedPlanning and Development

The City of Georgetown will host an open house meeting July 13 at 6 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 101 E. Seventh St., to discuss the 2016 Historic Resources Survey cumulative results. The survey, which is an update of the 1984 and 2007 Historic Resources Surveys, was completed by consultants

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ArchivedFire Department

The 34th annual Sertoma Club Family July 4 Celebration and fireworks display will be held at San Gabriel Park on Tuesday, July 4. The event is sponsored by the Georgetown Sertoma Club service organization with assistance from the City of Georgetown. Activities begin at 11 a.m. at San Gabriel Park

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ArchivedCity HallTransportation

The City of Georgetown is launching its first fixed-route bus system this August, which means some changes for the City’s current on-demand bus riders. The GoGeo fixed-route bus and American’s with Disabilities Act paratransit service will hit the streets Aug. 21 with four routes meeting at a transit hub at

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ArchivedCity HallEconomic Development

The City of Georgetown’s Main Street Program has been designated as an accredited Main Street America program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center. Each year, the National Main Street Center and its coordinating program partners announce the list of accredited Main Street America programs

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City of Georgetown offices and facilities will be closed Tuesday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday. Facilities closed on Tuesday, July 4, include: Airport Terminal, 500 Terminal Drive Animal Shelter, 110 W.L. Walden Drive City Hall, 113 E. Eighth St. Economic Development, 809 Martin Luther King Jr. St. Library,

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ArchivedCity HallParks & Recreation

The City of Georgetown was awarded a $200,000 trail grant from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department in early June. This grant will help fund a nearly half-mile concrete trail expansion from San Gabriel Park along the San Gabriel River to the Katy Crossing subdivision. The project will also include

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ArchivedCity Hall

An annual report for the City of Georgetown for the 2016 fiscal year is now available online and in print copies. The report, titled America’s Fastest Growing City, highlights projects, initiatives, and financial information for the 2015-16 fiscal year that started on October 1, 2015, and ended on September 30,

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