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County Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

  • 16 November 2018
  • Author: Connie Odom
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County Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

Williamson County offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday.  County offices will resume operations on Monday, November 26, 2018.  The Commissioners Court meeting that is usually held on Tuesdays will not be held on November 27.  The next Commissioners Court meeting following the holiday will be Tuesday, December 4, 2017.  The Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter (WCRAS), 1855 S.E. Inner Loop, Georgetown, will close on Thanksgiving Day, but will be open to serve the needs of the public on Friday, November 23, during their regular business hours. The Williamson County Landfill, 600 Landfill Road, Hutto, will be closed Thanksgiving Day and reopen regular hours on Friday, November 23. 

Lighting of the Square Nov. 23

  • 11/23/2018 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Author: Connie Odom
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Lighting of the Square Nov. 23

Celebrate the holiday season on the day after Thanksgiving at the annual Lighting of the Square event on Friday, November 23. The event will be held on the east steps of the historic Williamson County Courthouse, 710 S. Main Street, in downtown Georgetown. The festivities include entertainment from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Williamson County Brown Santa will offer photos with Santa for a $10 donation in the historic Courthouse after the lighting event from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Enter the courthouse on the south side on 8th Street. For details on holiday events and activities in Georgetown, call the Georgetown Convention & Visitors Bureau at (512) 930-3545, or visit or VisitGeorgetown.com.

Taylor Tax Office Adopts New Hours

  • 29 October 2018
  • Author: Connie Odom
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Taylor Tax Office Adopts New Hours

The Williamson County Tax Assessor/Collector's office in Taylor, 412 Vance Street, will be instituting new hours of operation effective today, October 29, 2018.  In order to better serve the public and reduce compensatory time, the Tax Assessor/Collector's Office will implement the following hours of operation:

Monday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

This change adjusts the business hours of the Tax Office in Taylor so they are in line with the other three Tax Assessor/Collector offices which have used this operating schedule since February 2017.

Williamson County Issues Disaster Declaration

  • 23 October 2018
  • Author: Connie Odom
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Williamson County Issues Disaster Declaration

Williamson County Judge Dan A. Gattis issued a proclamation declaring a state of disaster for Williamson County on October 22, 2018, resulting from continued severe weather, flash flooding, and potable water outages that occurred on or about October 15, 2018. The state of disaster shall continue for not more than seven days unless continued or renewed by the Commissioners Court. A copy of the disaster declaration can be found here

WCRAS Using Facial Recognition Technology for Lost Pets

  • 9 October 2018
  • Author: Connie Odom
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WCRAS Using Facial Recognition Technology for Lost Pets

Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter joins the ranks of shelters in using facial recognition technology to identify lost dogs and cats. This shelter now offers their community an additional tool to help lost and adoptable dogs and cats find their forever home. Now every dog and cat that enters the Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter’s system becomes registered on Finding Rover. Users of Finding Rover can search the shelter and surrounding areas right from their smartphone or computer in efforts to find their missing pet, a neighbor’s missing pet, the family of a found pet or search for adoptable pets. Registration of your pet is FREE and as simple as 1, 2, 3!  Just go to www.FindingRover.com.

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