Aug 17, 2018 Wrap-up

August 16 City Council Wrap-Up

Here’s a quick run-down on the top happenings from the August 16 City Council meeting.
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Aug 16, 2018 paradigm 2

Manufacturing Headquarters Relocating to Innovation Business Park

The City of Hutto and Titan Development are pleased to announce the latest in a series of important real estate developments located in Hutto representing an ongoing commitment by local government and business entities to foster the growth of the city.
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Aug 15, 2018 hutto pd

Off-Duty Officer Help Resident Who Was Up a Creek

A Hutto resident was on a bit of a slippery slope when two off-duty police officers happened to come across her predicament on Wed., July 18.
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Aug 14, 2018 madeline

The Sandbox at Madeline's Place Will Call the  Saul House Home

On July 19, the Hutto City Council voted unanimously to pass an ordinance to offer the Saul House property to The Sandbox at Madeline’s Place at no cost. The 501(c)(3) will be responsible for the utilities, upkeep and maintenance of the property.
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Aug 03, 2018 Wrap-up

City Council Meeting Wrap Up from August 2

Hutto, TX – Here's a quick run-down on the top happenings from the August 2 City Council Meeting.
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Jul 31, 2018 Fain


For deployed Hutto police officer, Christian Fain, service doesn’t stop at the City limits. Currently, Army Spc. Fain is serving with his Texas Army National Guard unit in the Horn of Africa, as part of Task Force Alamo.
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Innovation Business Park Walls Are Up

As the Texas heat started to wash over the construction site, the first vertical walls of Innovation Business Park were raised this morning. 

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Jul 21, 2018 Wrap-up

July 19 City Council Wrap

Here's a quick run-down on the top happenings from the July 19 City Council Meeting.
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Jul 20, 2018 Odis Jones

Hutto City Manager Committed to Hutto

City Manager Odis Jones chooses to remain in Hutto after being considered as one of four finalists for the city manager position with the City of Aurora, CO.
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Hutto Welcomes High-End California Wheel  Manufacturing Company

The City of Hutto is pleased to share that AEND Industries, Inc., a high-end performance, recreational polyurethane wheel manufacturing company, announced at the Hutto City Council meeting on July 19 that it will be moving its headquarters from Huntington Beach, CA to Hutto, where they will build a new 19,200 square foot facility to be built at North Town Commons Business Park, located at the southeast corner of FM 1660 North and Limmer Loop.
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Jul 18, 2018 hutto pd

Hutto Police Department News- Drug and Burglary Arrests

Hutto Police Department made two significant arrests recently, including a burglary suspect and an arrest for possession charges. Read more to learn how your Hutto PD is helping keep the community safe.
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Downtown Hutto Seeks Community Feedback for Texas Main Street Application

The tree-lined streets and small businesses along East Street, Farley Street, and all across Hutto’s Historic Downtown district are part of a uniquely American institution – Main Street, USA. Like Main Streets from New York to California, the buildings have hosted families and small businesses, through both good times and bad.
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Jul 17, 2018 EconomicExcellenceAward_2017

City Recognized for Economic Development Excellence

The Texas Economic Development Council announced the City of Hutto as a recipient of the annual Economic Excellence Recognition program for 2017.
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Traffic Alert: Carl Stern Closed from Front Street to Kothman Drive

Beginning Monday, July 9, Carl Stern Drive will be closed in both directions, from Front Street to Kothman Drive. City of Hutto crews will be resurfacing the asphalt, as part of the streets improvement project in the Strategic Plan, approved by City Council.
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City Celebrates 4th of July With Thousands of Hutto Residents

HUTTO, Texas (July 5, 2018) – The first City of Hutto 4th of July celebration ended with a bang despite rain earlier in the day. Over 4,700 friends and neighbors gathered during the afternoon, despite looming clouds, to enjoy Hutto’s newest park near Brushy Creek. The evening concluded with a beautiful fireworks show that lit up the Hutto sky.

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Hippo-mobile Finds a Home in Hutto

John and Sheila Voeller have gifted the City of Hutto with a 2002 Volkswagen Turbo Beetle Hippopotamus named “Sunshine.”
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Jul 03, 2018 flag

City of Hutto Observes Independence Day

Hutto, TX – City of Hutto offices will be closed Wednesday in observance of Independence Day. All city offices will resume normal business hours on Thursday July 5.
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Jul 02, 2018 Odis Jones

Mayor Gaul Responds To City Manager Being Considered Among Four Finalists in Aurora, Colorado

Hutto, TX – With news of the Hutto city manager, Odis Jones, being considered as one of four finalists for the City manager position in Aurora, Colorado, Hutto Mayor, Doug Gaul responds.
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Economic Development Efforts A Top Priority for the City of Hutto

The City of Hutto, one of the fastest growing cities in the nation, attended the International Council of Shopping Centers Global Retail Real Estate Convention in Las Vegas the third week in May.
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Jun 28, 2018 outside agency funding

City Extends Deadline for Outside Agency Funding

Hutto, TX – The City of Hutto has extended the deadline for outside agency funding applications this year by one week. The applications are normally posted to the City of Hutto website on June 1 and due by the end of the month.
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Hutto Public Library Food for Fines

From now until August 1, the Hutto Public Library is participating in the Food for Fines program is to assist patrons with late fees, as well as help the Hutto Community Food Pantry stock up.

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Hutto Opposes Solid Waste Facility

The Hutto City Council voted unanimously on June 21 to pass a resolution declaring opposition to the construction of a solid waste transfer station within the Hutto Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ).
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4th of July Celebration Includes Fireworks and More

Hutto, TX - The City of Hutto shared new details on activities available for residents and visitors attending the first 4th of July Celebration from 4 – 10 p.m. on Wed., July 4 at south central portion of the new Hutto Park at Brushy Creek located at 1001 CR 137.
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Need to Register your Pet?

Hutto, TX – All dogs and cats must be registered with the City of Hutto.  Your pet MUST be up to date on all vaccinations to include the yearly rabies vaccination.
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Streets and Drainage Projects Underway to Improve Infrastructure

The City of Hutto is pleased to announce the completion of the first paving project using the new equipment purchased by the City for the stand-alone Streets and Drainage department. This purchase has contributed to the ability of the City to repair streets rather than contracting the services out to other companies.
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City of Hutto Celebrates 4th of July at Hutto Park at Brushy Creek

The City of Hutto will hold the City’s first 4th of July celebration from 4 – 10 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4 at the new Hutto Park at Brushy Creek located at 1001 CR 137. The event will feature live music, food trucks, kids’ activities and fireworks.
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KOKEFEST 2018 to be Held at  Hutto Park at Brushy Creek

Country music festival KOKEFEST is returning to the City of Hutto on August 10 and 11. This two-day music festival will be held at the new Hutto Park at Brushy Creek located at 1001 CR 137. KOKEFEST draws fans from all over the state and across the country.

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May 31, 2018 This place matters- thigs

This Place Matters- 105 East Street

Located at 105 East Street, in Hutto’s beautiful historic downtown, Thig’s Diamond Kutz, owned by Will De’Angelo, is Hutto’s very own family-oriented barbershop. 
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May 30, 2018 Tevan Nguyen boot photo

City of Hutto renames stadium to the Tevan Lee Nguyen Sr. Stadium

Under a clear blue sky, the City of Hutto, with the American Legion Richard A. Oman Post 302 of Hutto and the American Legion George Johns Post 447 of Round Rock, renamed the City’s Old Hippo Stadium in honor of Marine Cpl. Tevan Lee Nguyen, Sr.
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City of Hutto 2018 Resident Survey

The City of Hutto recently sent out a Resident Survey. It was mailed out to a sample of Hutto residents on May 11. The survey contains thirty-two questions that are extremely important to the city for planning and decision-making purposes.
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May 30, 2018 Burn Ban

Williamson County Under Burn Ban

On Tuesday, May 29, 2018, Williamson County Commissioners Court approved the implementation of a County Burn Ban for a period not to exceed 90 days and to authorize County Judge Dan A. Gattis to lift the ban when conditions improve. A copy of the order can be found here.
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Entertainment anchor for the Co-Op District announced Thursday night in Hutto

Did you hear Flix Brewhouse is the new entertainment anchor at the Co-Op District? Read more from Community Impact on this exciting addition to the City of Hutto.
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May 15, 2018 Hutto PD Chief Frankland lo-res

On National Police Week Hutto Reflects On Year Of Growth - Calls Community To Action

May 13 begins National Police week, a week set aside to honor the sacrifice of police Officers and survivors. On this week, the City of Hutto reflects on a year of growth under the direction of its new Police Chief, Byron Frankland and Assistant Police Chief Paul Hall.
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This Place Matters: 113 East Street

The building was built in 1895, along with the other buildings on the 100 block of East Street in Hutto, Texas.
This particular space housed several business over the years, according to owner Kay Johnson. 
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Hutto Public Library Wins Texas Book Festival Grant

On April 5, at the Texas Library Association conference in Dallas, the Hutto Public Library was recognized as one of the 48 recipients of 2018 Texas Book Festival Grants. The library was awarded $1500. 
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Requesting Public Records

The City of Hutto utilizes a software to help manage Open Records Requests. This tool is accessible through the Hutto website.
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May 05, 2018 yourvotecounts

Unofficial City Council Election Results

Unofficial voting results are in from all 27 precincts and not considered official until certified.
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May 03, 2018 logo(4)(2)

2019 Williamson County Healthy Assessment

Williamson County is currently ranked the 2nd healthiest County in Texas. The Williamson County and Cities Health District, in collaboration with local partners, is going into the community to find out which health issues are important to you.  Take the survey so Williamson County knows how to focus on your needs as they research and prioritize health issues in our communities.
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Southside Market & Barbeque Coming To The Co-Op District

MA Partners, the developer of the new Co-Op District under construction at the historic Gin property on U.S. Highway 79 in Hutto, has announced the first commercial tenant for its highly anticipated 35-acre mixed use destination, and it’s none other than Texas’ most legendary barbeque joint, Southside Market & Barbeque.
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Streets and Drainage Projects Improve Public Safety for City Residents

The city of Hutto is pleased to report several street and drainage improvement projects have
been completed with more scheduled for completion throughout 2018. New equipment
purchased by the City for a stand-alone Streets and Drainage department has contributed to
the ability of the City to repair streets rather than contracting the services out to other
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Breaking Ground on Amphitheater in Hutto

Are you curious to learn more about the amphitheater at the newest park in Hutto? Learn more in this story from KVUE's Christy Millweard.
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Apr 13, 2018 Park at Brushy Creek

Construction to Begin on New Amphitheater

 The City of Hutto is proud to announce construction on the new amphitheater at Hutto Park at Brushy Creek will begin late April. Hutto Park at Brushy Creek, a temporary name until City Council officially names the park, is part of the Magnificent 7, a group of projects prioritized by the City Council to strengthen Hutto’s economic development and quality of life.
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Apr 13, 2018 Pale yellow stone sign with text

Hutto Public Library Celebrates 10 Years of Community and Enrichment

These days, the Hutto Public Library is a bustling place, with a full staff, nearly 35,000 items in annual circulation, and almost 1,000 scheduled activities a year including classes and story times to keep patrons of all ages entertained and engaged. For a growing city, the Library is a vibrant hub of activity, but it wasn’t always that way.

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Apr 10, 2018 Creek surrounded by mature trees.

Help Name Your New Park

The City of Hutto is asking for resident input on the name for the newest City park.
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Traffic Flow on Ed Schmidt Blvd. near Townwest Commons Changes

Be advised the Hutto Streets Department has installed delineators and signs are coming as well to direct traffic on Ed Schmidt around Townwest Commons, our shopping center on Hwy. 79 and Ed Schmidt Blvd.

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Mar 29, 2018 Rushing water with trees in the background.

FEMA Asks Public in Williamson County for Appeals, Comments on Preliminary Flood Maps

Residents and business owners in Williamson County are being invited to appeal or comment on new preliminary flood maps.

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Mar 19, 2018 Green road sign against a blue sky. The sign says that says

Hutto Ranked in Top 50 Safest Cities in the US - Seventh Safest City in Texas

Hutto was reported as the seventh safest city in the US, according to a new report by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.
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Mar 08, 2018 View of East Street looking towards US 79.

East Street Improvements Continue

East Street improvements continue, including striping, and new LED streetlights.
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Feb 07, 2018 Line of men and women with shovels standing behind a dirt berm

City of Hutto Welcomes the JRS Company

The City of Hutto and the JRS Company are pleased to announce the official groundbreaking for the new JRS Company headquarters at Burge Business Park in Hutto.
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Jan 28, 2018 wilcoanimal

Regional Animal Shelter Breaks Ground on Expansion

Williamson County animal shelter expansion will feature new adoption center and kennels.
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Jan 11, 2018 Lisa Riggs, wearing a red librarian jersey standing behind a table with books, brochures and Legos on it.

City of Hutto Library Supervisor Nominated for Award

The City of Hutto is proud to announce the nomination of Hutto Public Library Supervisor Lisa Riggs for the 2017 “I Love My Librarian” Award from the American Library Association.
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Jan 05, 2018 Water pouring from concrete spouts into a reservoir.

City of Hutto Moves to Correct Waste Water Fund Imbalance

The City of Hutto took another step Thurs. night to balance the Utility Fund, which has been funding a new wastewater treatment plant since 2014 without effective revenue measures to cover the debt payments.

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Dec 14, 2017 Image of house at 100 Pecan Street, a white one-story house with green trim.

Police find drugs, explosives, guns inside Hutto home

Hutto police seized guns, drugs, explosives and more while serving a search warrant Thursday morning. Police said they worked with the Williamson County Sheriff's Office on an investigation that led to the home on Pecan Street.
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Dec 08, 2017 11 people holding shovels and standing behind a light brown berm. In the background is a yellow bulldozer.

WilCo and Hutto break ground on extension of CR119

Williamson County and Hutto officials celebrated the groundbreaking for the extension of CR 119/Ed Schmidt Boulevard from Limmer Loop to Chandler Road in Hutto, Texas, today.
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Congratulations to Hutto Fire Rescue

On Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Hutto Fire Rescue / Williamson County Emergency Services (Hutto Fire Rescue) received the award 2017 Texas EMS First Responder of the Year from the Texas Department of State Health Services EMS & Trauma Systems.
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Nov 21, 2017 Apply to serve on a City of Hutto Boards and Comission.

Hutto Seeking Residents to Serve on City Boards & Commissions

The City Council is seeking engaged residents who want to be actively involved in their community and help support and accomplish the city’s vision. Board and commission members are a critical part of local government and shape the future direction of Hutto. You can make a difference in your community by volunteering to serve on one of the following boards or commissions:
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Nov 14, 2017 2b

Saul House Renovations Complete

The Saul House, one of the City of Hutto’s familiar camp and event spaces got a facelift recently. Built in 1975, the house is often used for Parks and Recreation Department summer camps and city training, as well as event rental.
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Hutto Breaks Ground on Co-Op District

Hutto City Council members, city staff and developers, and citizens alike come together Thursday to break ground on a new entertainment destination for Central Texas, the Co-Op District.

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Oct 19, 2017 Conference Room chairs in the Hutto EDC

Killough Calls for Formal Investigation into Hutto EDC A Operations

During the City Council meeting on Oct. 19, Councilmember Nate Killough called for a formal investigation into the past operations of the Hutto Economic Development Corporation A.
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Oct 16, 2017 Schneider Blvd Groundbreaking

Schneider Blvd. Groundbreaking Paves the Way for Growth

The City of Hutto and Titan Development  held an official groundbreaking for Schneider Blvd. on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m.
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Valero Pipeline/Terminal Pivots from Hutto to Taylor

Valero pipeline and terminal project pivots from Hutto to Taylor. Story by Community Impact, Iain Oldman.
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Oct 11, 2017 Signing of Water Assets Acquisition

City Finalizes Purchase of Water System

The Hutto City Council is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of the Heart of Texas water supply system. Photographed are City Manager, Odis Jones, Councilmember Valdez, Mayor Gaul, and Councilmember Rose.

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Join us for the 13th Annual TOES!

This year marks the 13th annual Treats on East Street in Downtown Hutto! TOES provides a fun and safe trick-or-treating environment for children ages 12 and under on Halloween.
Businesses, service and church groups, volunteers, and City Departments come together to host games, activities, candy booths, costume contests and much more!

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Aug 27, 2017  The neighbors are filling the sand bags together to keep their neighborhoods dry and safe during Hurricane Harvey.

Hutto Responds to Harvey and Protects Citizens

The City of Hutto holds responsibility and safety as values that guide our operation in accordance with the public trust. “Our team is working 24/7 and worked throughout last night removing logs and debris out of floodways and drainage systems,” said Jones. “These efforts are really paying off. We have noticed down trees from the high winds and City employees are helping residents deal with that by creating safe zones for debris that we will remove after the storm passes,” continued Jones. 
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Aug 18, 2017 City of Hutto iconic image -- the landscape of Hutto could change with the addition of Valero's storage facility.

City and Valero Working to Evaluate Alternate Locations

The City of Hutto, the Hutto Economic Development Corporation, and representatives of Valero have agreed to evaluate alternate locations for a proposed refined product pipeline and terminal project in Williamson County.
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Aug 10, 2017 City of Hutto iconic image -- the landscape of Hutto could change with the addition of Valero's storage facility.

City Opposes Valero Pipeline and Storage Facility

On August 3, The City of Hutto met with representatives of Valero regarding their desire to house an oil pipeline and storage facility near the Hutto landfill. “The City of Hutto is opposed to this proposal and has voiced its opposition to the proposed project and requested Valero consider alternative sites outside of Hutto, its ETJ, and growth areas,” said Mayor Doug Gaul. 
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Aug 08, 2017 Conference Room chairs in the Hutto EDC

Changes in Hutto EDC

Hutto City Council sends a letter to the Citizens of Hutto regarding changes Hutto's Economic Development Corporation transition and future consideration of moving the .5% sales and use tax from the Type A economic development fund to the Type B economic development fund. The full letter is here.
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Killough Calls Community to Look to the Future

The Hutto City Council voted in a 5/2 vote to remove all current EDC Type A board members. The motion, brought by Councilmember Nate Killough and seconded by Councilmember Terri Grimm, “did not come lightly,” said Killough.
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Regional Animal Shelter Breaks Ground on Expansion

Williamson County animal shelter expansion will feature new adoption center and kennels.
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Off-Duty Officer Help Resident Who Was Up a Creek

A Hutto resident was on a bit of a slippery slope when two off-duty police officers happened to come across her predicament on Wed., July 18.
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August 16 City Council Wrap-Up

Here’s a quick run-down on the top happenings from the August 16 City Council meeting.
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Master Mobility Plan Interactive Map

As part of developing the Mobility Master Plan, the City of Hutto would like your input. Please visit the Mobility Master Plan page for more information.

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Fritz Park Ballfield Re-Opening

Join us Saturday, March 17,  for the grand re-opening of the athletic fields at Fritz Park and enjoy a friendly game between the Hutto Police and Fire Departments. Make sure you come cheer for your favorite!
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