Hunter Road and RR 12 Road Improvements in March

| March 24, 2014

March came in like a lion with road construction projects beginning on Hunter Road and on Ranch Road 12 in Hays County. Improvements to Hunter Road (FM 2439) have begun with the addition of a center turn lane and shoulders between Centerpoint and Posey roads. Motorists will experience occasional, brief delays, but the road will […]

Wastewater Project Funding

| June 22, 2013

The Wimberley City Council voted to use tax notes to obtain a $650,000 loan from the Texas Water Development Board for the use of planning and the design of a wastewater system for central Wimberley. The vote became necessary after the city received word that the state attorney general’s office rejected the city’s claim to […]

Wimberley gets $650K loan for sewer planning and design

| April 25, 2013

The Texas Water Development Board on Thursday voted unanimously to approve a $650,000 loan to the City of Wimberley for the planning and design of a wastewater treatment system to serve central Wimberley.  The vote came after a rather lengthy public comment session and  was unanimously in favor of the city despite a well-orchestrated campaign by […]

Expect traffic disruptions downtown as long-awaited project begins Tuesday

| February 4, 2013

The downtown Wimberley improvement project, in planning for nearly eight years, will begin on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The $659,190 capital improvement project is a joint project involving the Texas Department of Transportation, Hays County and the city of Wimberley. Drivers, pedestrians and merchants can expect to be inconvenienced during the project which should be completed […]

Hays County Transportation Plan to be considered by commissioners Tuesday

| January 21, 2013

At their regular meeting, Tuesday, Jan. 22, Hays County Commissioners will consider adoption of the county Transportation Plan developed by citizens groups and an outside consultant over the past year. Following public meetings in November, the project team made adjustments to the plan based on comments received from the public. Highlights include deleting some connections […]

Texan Times come to This Week in Wimberley!!

| January 8, 2013

Did you miss the most recent issue of Texan Times?  Well, thanks to our great friends at Wimberley High School – you can now read it and future issues right here at This Week in Wimberley!   Located at Wimberley High School, the Texan Times is produced every five to six weeks by the Journalism […]

RM12-Old Kyle Road improvements project set for January-February

| December 9, 2012

The Texas Department of Transportation has opened the bids for work on the Square and Old Kyle Road-RM12 intersection and expects to award a contract for the work by the end of the month.  If that schedule holds, TxDOT expects work to begin around the end of January and to take 30 to 35 days.  […]

Council says “No” to illuminated information sign

| December 8, 2012

In a 3-2 vote Thursday evening, the Wimberley City Council defeated a proposal to place an illuminated informational sign on RM12 at the entrance to the Wimberley Community Center. The sign, which would have been paid for by Pedernales Electric Cooperative, was proposed to replace PEC’s over the road banner program which is being discontinued […]