Round Rock News

Dutch Brothers Coffee GRAND OPENING this Friday

Dutch Bros Coffee is opening in Round Rock on July 23. Headquartered in Grants Pass, Oregon, Dutch Brothers was founded in 1992 and is now the country’s largest privately held, drive-thru coffee company, serving up specialty coffee, smoothies, freezes, teas, Blue Rebel energy drink and nitrogen infused cold brew coffee in more than 290 locations …

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Williamson County has met the criteria to increase to COVID-19 Red Phase

Williamson County now has a total of 40,957 confirmed cases and 486 deaths since the point where the county started collecting data in 2020. 306 new cases and two new deaths have been reported since Friday (7/16-135, 7/17-110, 7/18-61), with one case removed that was identified during Q/A. Williamson County has met the criteria to increase to COVID-19 Red Phase. The criteria …

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Increased traffic, delays expected during next phase of University Boulevard widening project

Drivers on University Boulevard can expect increased delays in the coming months. The widening project from IH-35 to Sunrise Boulevard will move to the next construction phase on the night of Sunday, July 18. While crews focus on widening the north section of the roadway, four lanes of traffic will be maintained, except during construction at each …

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Round Rock Police are asking for victims to file a report

UPDATE: The mail theft suspect has been identified. We still need any victims to file a police report so we know the full extent of the crime. Call 512-218-5500 and reference RRPD Report #21-0711-0012. ORIGINAL POST: Have you seen this mail theft suspect? On Saturday, July 10, multiple homes had packages taken from their front …

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The Hutto Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a subject

ID Assistance: The Hutto Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the subject and the vehicle in these pictures. If you have any information as to the identification of the subject or the vehicle, please contact the department and ask for Officer Vargas: 512-846-2200. He can also be reached via email: john.vargas@HuttoTX.gov 7617

Amendment creates a new category of food truck permits to allow food truck parks

Council votes to amend mobile food truck ordinance On July 8, 2021, the Round Rock City Council approved an amendment to the City’s mobile food establishments ordinance, allowing for food truck parks. Mobile food establishments, also referred to as food trucks, were first allowed by code in 2015. The original ordinance provided for “long-term” permits …

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Man sentenced to life in prison for 2019 shooting in Round Rock

Kenneth Gregory Knight was indicted by a grand jury in Williamson County in 2019 on a murder charge stemming from a shooting in Round Rock that left 73-year-old John Scott Lyman dead. After he was conviction by a jury, he was sentenced to life in prison starting July 1st.  According to Knight, Lyman was his …

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