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Fireworks Safety Tips from Emergency Management
  • 26 junio 2017
  • Author: Connie Watson
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Fireworks Safety Tips from Emergency Management

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, many people are asking where consumer fireworks can legally be used in Williamson County. Most jurisdictions have city ordinances prohibiting the use of fireworks within or near the city limits.  If you are unsure of the ordinances, it is always safer to check with the city or local fire department prior to the purchase or discharge of fireworks. To check an interactive county map with the fireworks free buffer zone area, go to this link https://gis.wilco.org/maps/?viewer=countymap and click “I want to…” and choose View Notifications.


June is National PTSD Awareness Month
  • 20 junio 2017
  • Author: Connie Watson
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June is National PTSD Awareness Month

June is National Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness (PTSD) Month. PTSD is a form of anxiety that can be caused after someone experiences extreme trauma, such as being involved in a serious accident, an assault or abuse, a natural disaster, or exposure to combat. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs states that PTSD is the third most common mental condition among veterans in the Veterans Affairs (V.A.) hospital system. Click for more information and a list of resources. 

Public Open Houses Scheduled for Corridors Proposed for Study
  • 2 junio 2017
  • Author: Connie Watson
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Public Open Houses Scheduled for Corridors Proposed for Study
Williamson County is hosting public open houses to share information and collect input on several corridors proposed for study. The open houses are from 5 to 7:30 p.m. The meetings are an open house format, allowing attendees to come and go at their convenience. There will be no alignments shown at these meetings. The purpose of the open houses is to receive input from the public and identify constraints. We will be using the information you provide at this open house to design the future alignment, so your input is invaluable.  Open house dates can be found here.
WilCo EMS Earns American Heart Association Mission:Lifeline Award
  • 30 mayo 2017
  • Author: Connie Watson
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WilCo EMS Earns American Heart Association Mission:Lifeline Award
Williamson County EMS has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Award.  This award is given for continuing to meet quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience heart attacks.
Brushy Creek Regional Trail Now Open Following Bridge Upgrades
  • 28 abril 2017
  • Author: Connie Watson
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Brushy Creek Regional Trail Now Open Following Bridge Upgrades
The portion of the Brushy Creek Regional Trail that was temporarily closed due to upgrades to the railroad bridge by Capital Metro is now open. Trail patrons once again can traverse the trail between Brushy Creek Sports Park and the 183A Trailhead. We thank you for your cooperation and patience while the work was being completed. 
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