What is a chamber gala and why you should attend. It’s an extremely well-planned party where all you need to do is show up and enjoy yourself! 2. Your donations and attendance help chambers keep the cost of membership dues and educational events down. We get the chance to recognize Leander’s Best and Brightest. You can get some great stuff at the auctions and raffles. Your presence is important to the Chamber.
November 1, 2022
September 12, 2022
Until further notice, all outdoor watering is prohibited beginning immediately for City of Leander residents and water customers during repairs to a section of the BCRUA pipeline. This ban includes handheld watering in addition to all irrigation systems.
How can Leander residents help?
- Delay installation of new landscaping until the completion of repairs
- Turn off all irrigation systems
- Help spread awareness of the outdoor watering ban
Read this Press Release from the City of Leander for more information:
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March 17, 2022
The General and Special Elections to be held Saturday, May 7, 2022, in the city of Leander, Texas, are administered by Williamson and Travis counties. For complete election details, go to leandertx.gov/elections.
In the General Election, voters may select candidates for Leander City Council Places 1, 3, and 5. All members of Leander City Council serve at large, which means each position represents the entire city, as opposed to smaller geographic wards or districts. Voters participating in the General Election may vote for any candidate on the ballot. In the Special Election, voters may select “Yes” or “No” on each of ballot Propositions A-O. Links to all proposition items appear after the General Election […]
June 25, 2021
Who else is ready to celebrate the Fourth of July with a huge outdoor festival? We know we are! The City of Leander is celebrating this year with their annual Liberty Fest, this year at Lakewood Park! The event is free, but you must have tickets which can be purchased here!
Public parking will be available by reservation only at Rouse High School, Wiley Middle School, Akin Elementary, and Stiles Middle School for designated ticket holders. Shuttles will be available to transport you to the festival!
More information and event details are available on the City of Leander’s website here. We’ll see you there!
Leander ranks number one in a best of the best of Austin suburbs article written by Million Acres and posted to MSN news. This latest feature is no surprise to locals who have been watching Leander expand for quite some time.
“Leander, situated just north of the city, is one of the hottest suburbs in the region. It has a great school district, relatively new housing stock, and many amenities — including a historic district, a community college, tons of local parks and playgrounds, and a commuter train that runs from Leander straight into downtown Austin,” said Aly Yales, writer for Million Acres.
Leander Independent School District has long ranked as one of the top school districts in Texas and has been […]
May 17, 2021
Two Leander Developments are Listed Among the Top Projects That Will Reshape the Future of the Austin Metro Area.
Leander has made a big impression in the nation and continues to top headlines, most notably lately for being the best suburb to work-from-home, the 5TH best suburb in the nation according to Homes.com, #39 in the nation for the best small city for small businesses, and now two more Leander projects are in the spotlight.
Commercial Property Executive, the leading integrated resource for executives and companies that own, invest in, develop, lease and/or manage commercial real estate in the United States and foreign investment, published this article, Top Projects That Will Reshape […]
April 28, 2021
The City of Leander has once again been praised in headlines as Culture Map examines the Homes.com rankings of the top suburbs to move to in 2021. Culture Map, a source for local lifestyle news for the state of Texas, noted that anyone considering a move to the Austin metro area should seriously consider Leander.
“With a median list price of $271,500, it’s far more affordable than the city of Austin, which just last month hit an all-time high median sale price of $515,000 and its work-from-home score of 1.4 — one of the highest in the study — means it’s one of the best for remote workers,” said Arden Ward, writer for Culture Map.
But what do […]
Leander Ranks #5 in the Nation for Best U.S. Suburbs to Move to in 2021
It will be no surprise to any Leanderite to hear that Homes.com ranked Leander as the fifth-best suburb to move to in the United States in 2021. Leander has long been the oasis that both Texas natives and Texas newcomers sought out for the perfect mix of quiet security and lively activities. Events like the Old Town Street Festival, which attracts 5,000-10,000 attendees every year, and well-planned parks like Lakewood, which offers canoeing, fishing, trails, a splash pad, skatepark, and outdoor games. The Old Town Street Festival boasts a mix of family fun, shopping, and live entertainment that has […]
March 30, 2021
Local elections have the largest impact on you as a citizen and on the local businesses that make Leander great. Leander is a council-manager government with an elected mayor and six council members who are elected at large by place. Your vote is critical to the success of Leander. Below you will see all of the candidates, and have a chance to learn a bit about them.
This year there are four city-level races:
- City Council Place 2
- City Council Place 4
- City Council Place 6
The Leander Chamber of Commerce had the privilege of […]