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Meadowlakes targets loud dogs, music and cars with amended ordinance

Meadowlakes targets loud dogs, music and cars with amended ordinance

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER MEADOWLAKES — To keep the peace, Meadowlakes City Council members have amended the city’s noise ordinance to regulate maximum sound levels while also placing more limits on music, vehicles and pet noise. (more…)

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The 2015-2016 fiscal year budget for the city of Meadowlakes increased by $900,000 to about $2.9 million, according to budget figures, primarily due to expenses associated with taking over the operations of the Hidden Falls Golf Course. File photo

Meadowlakes absorbs $900,000 more in golf course expenses, maintains tax rate

CONNIE SWINNEY • STAFF WRITER MEADOWLAKES — City officials have managed to avoid a tax or water rate increase and maintain about the same budget expenses while taking over the Hidden Falls Golf Course and amenities for the upcoming fiscal year. The 2015-2016 fiscal year budget for the city of Meadowlakes increased by $900,000 to […]

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Storms flood creeks, close roads and open floodgates

Storms flood creeks, close roads and open floodgates

CONNIE SWINNEY • PICAYUNE STAFF MARBLE FALLS — Several days of soaking rain prompted floodgate operations May 26, temporarily closed city streets, county roadways and a golf course as well as resulted in one swiftwater rescue, officials say. (more…)

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Meadowlakes City Council will consider dissolving the public facilities corporation that manages Hidden Falls Golf Course on April 25. File photo

Meadowlakes dissolves public facilities corp. running golf course

CONNIE SWINNEY  • PICAYUNE STAFF UPDATE: The Meadowlakes City Council on April 25 approved by a vote of 3-2 to dissolve the public facilities corporation that manages and operates the Hidden Falls Golf Course in the heart of the community. Council members who voted for the dissolution were Mike Barry, Alton Fields and Jerry Drummond. […]

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Meadowlakes city leaders seek input on potential police agency

CONNIE SWINNEY • PICAYUNE STAFF MEADOWLAKES — In a walk through the neighborhood, residents such as Dee Nolen take their time to enjoy the pace of the bedroom community; however, on occasion, Nolen has noticed motorists who disrupt the tranquil setting. “I was walking one night (on the main thoroughfare), and some kid was just […]

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Elections results from across Burnet County: old and new faces and one tie

FROM STAFF REPORTS BURNET — Voters across Burnet County chose new faces and picked a few familiar ones for local councils and school boards. One of the most recognizable faces on the Granite Shoals city council is on the way back. Last year, Shirley King had to step down from the council due to term […]

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