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Updated, September 2: Street resurfacing work continues in Georgetown. Below is the updated schedule for remaining work, weather permitting. Asphalt Paving on Whispering Wind Asphalt paving in Sun City on Whispering Wind Drive (from Del Webb Boulevard to Enchanted Drive) is scheduled for September 6 – 9. Paving work on

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The first day of classes for schools in the Georgetown school district is Tuesday, August 23. The Georgetown Police Department reminds drivers to slow down in school zones. As students go back to school, police will be monitoring school zones throughout the city. Look for the school zones at most

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The Citizen Police Academy is a 10-week course to educate citizens about all aspects of the Georgetown Police Department. The fall 2016 academy is instructed by police officers, fire department personnel, and officers of the district and county court system. The deadline to apply is August 22. Session topics include

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Most of Georgetown’s outdoor seasonal swimming pools will be closing for the summer in August. The last day to swim at the River Ridge, Tennis Center, and Village pools is on Sunday, August 14. The last day to swim at the outdoor pool at the Recreation Center is Monday, August

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As the fastest-growing city in the nation above 50,000 residents, the City of Georgetown is developing a budget for 2017 that responds to the demands of growth while keeping the property tax rate the second lowest in Central Texas. Hearings and City Council approval of the budget are scheduled for

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Lessons Learned from Denton is the topic for the next Breakfast Bites quarterly meeting on August 17. Breakfast Bites is a quarterly business development event sponsored by the Georgetown Main Street Program. Julie Glover, economic development program administrator for the City of Denton, will talk about downtown revitalization in Denton

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For its 17th annual garage sale, the City of Georgetown Animal Shelter is doing things a little differently – hosting spots for other people to sell their treasures. “Instead of taking donated items and selling them ourselves in the garage sale, we will be offering spots to people who want

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A tax rate of $0.4240 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of the City of Georgetown. This rate exceeds the lower of the effective or rollback tax rate, and state law requires that two public hearings be held by the governing body before adopting

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ArchivedCity HallGeorgetown Utility Systems

With daytime high temperatures at or near 100 degrees every day in July, water use has jumped dramatically. Daily water consumption for Georgetown water customers has increased from 18 million gallons in early June to more than 30 million. That’s an increase of nearly 70 percent. Electricity use also is

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ArchivedCity HallGeorgetown Public Library

The library is a place for readers, but a new program at the Georgetown Public Library is focused on toddlers and infants who may be too young to hold a book. The Family Place Libraries program aims to make the Library a welcoming environment for preschoolers and their parents who

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