City holiday string lights recycling available Nov. 28 through Jan. 31

The City of Georgetown has partnered with Texas Disposal Systems to offer free holiday string-light recycling to all Georgetown residents beginning Nov. 28. Residents can drop off their old or broken string lights through Jan. 31 at one of three collection stations: City of Georgetown Collection and Transfer Station, 250 W.L. Walden Road Georgetown Municipal … Continue reading “City holiday string lights recycling available Nov. 28 through Jan. 31”

Downtown Georgetown Association hosts Christmas Stroll Festival on Dec. 2 and 3

[Updated Nov. 22: Parking information updated to include information about parking on Friday for lot at Ninth and Main streets.] The 41st annual Christmas Stroll is the first weekend in December in downtown Georgetown around the Courthouse Square. This free, family-friendly holiday festival sponsored by the Downtown Georgetown Association is 5 to 9 p.m. on … Continue reading “Downtown Georgetown Association hosts Christmas Stroll Festival on Dec. 2 and 3”

Georgetown leaders graduate from Texas Women’s Leadership Institute

Georgetown Downtown and Tourism Director Kim McAuliffe and Finance Director Leigh Wallace graduated from the 2022 Texas Women’s Leadership Institute. McAuliffe and Wallace were selected from a competitive field of local government professionals from throughout the State of Texas. They were two of 20 female executives who were chosen to participate in a program designed … Continue reading “Georgetown leaders graduate from Texas Women’s Leadership Institute”

Update: Customer Care call issues resolved

Thursday afternoon update: The Customer Care phone issues have been resolved. Thank you for your patience. Contact Customer Care between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays by calling (512) 930-3640, emailing customercare@georgetown.org, or stopping by the Georgetown Municipals Complex, 300-1 Industrial Ave.

Shop Small and support local businesses

Shoppers are invited to Shop Small, Shop Local with Georgetown merchants during the annual Small Business Saturday event Saturday, Nov. 26. Holiday shoppers and visitors are encouraged to celebrate the season and support a small business by shopping at locally owned businesses. Participating retailers and restaurants will have specials and discounts available. The kick-off event … Continue reading “Shop Small and support local businesses”

Thanksgiving facility closures, events

City of Georgetown offices and facilities will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24 and 25, for the Thanksgiving holiday. There is no solid waste and recycling collection on Thanksgiving Day (details below). City offices closed for Thanksgiving The City offices and facilities closed Nov. 24 and 25 for the Thanksgiving holiday include the following: … Continue reading “Thanksgiving facility closures, events”

Election results for Prop A street maintenance sales tax

Final unofficial election results from the Williamson County Elections Department for the City of Georgetown election on Nov. 8, 2022. Early vote totals included. Prop A: 0.25% sales tax for street maintenance Percent Votes For 80.48 26,278 Against 19.52 6,372 To see complete Nov. 8 election results, go to wilco.org/elections. Votes will be canvassed at … Continue reading “Election results for Prop A street maintenance sales tax”

GoGeo limited paratransit now offers service to residents age 65 and older

GoGeo, the City’s limited paratransit service, now is available to Georgetown residents age 65 and older. Georgetown residents age 65 and older can request curb-to-curb service from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Eligible riders will pay $2 per trip and are required to make a reservation by 4 p.m. the previous day … Continue reading “GoGeo limited paratransit now offers service to residents age 65 and older”

Georgetown Public Works program wins Texas Municipal League award

The City of Georgetown’s Public Works Department received a 2022 Municipal Excellence Award for its Downtown Ambassador Program from the Texas Municipal League in early October. The program, initiated in November 2020 with the help of contractor Texas Disposal System, helps keep the Square clean by removing litter, emptying decorative sidewalk trash containers, cleaning up … Continue reading “Georgetown Public Works program wins Texas Municipal League award”

City facility closures Nov. 11

City of Georgetown offices and facilities will be closed Friday, Nov. 11, for Veterans Day. There will be normal solid waste and recycling collection Nov. 11. Click here for more information about the annual Veterans Day Ceremony in Sun City and the Field of Honor in San Gabriel Park. City offices closed Nov. 11 The … Continue reading “City facility closures Nov. 11”

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