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Posted on: December 12, 2018

General Contractor's Meeting Reminder - This Friday, 11:30 a.m.

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Make plans to join the Development Services Department for a meeting with general contractors on December 14 at 11:30 a.m. in City Council Chambers.  The City will provide a light lunch and drinks.  Please RSVP to jnoaker@horseshoe-...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

General Contractor's Meeting Reminder - RSVP Required

RSVP by End of Day Monday to secure your lunch plate!

Make plans to join the Development Services Department for a meeting with general contractors on December 14 at 11:30 a.m. in City Council Chambers.  The City will provide a light lunch and dri...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

General Contractor's Meeting with Development Services Scheduled for Dec 14

Make plans to join the Development Services Department for a meeting with general contractors on December 14 at 11:30 a.m. in City Council Chambers.  The City will provide a light lunch and drinks.  Please RSVP to jnoaker@horseshoe-bay-t...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Golden Nugget/The Hills Road Street Closure

Beginning tomorrow, Nov. 27, Golden Nugget and The Hills Rd will be closed to thru traffic for the duration of road construction in that area.  Residents of The Hills may use the gated entrance on RR 2831, all other traffic entering and exiting H...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Immediate Backflow Prevention Measures Required at all Construction Sites

The description of temporary water connections is - any connection to City Water that is available to construction sites for use on a construction project.  If a construction site has any construction activity present, the availability of water i...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Immediate Backflow Prevention Measures Required at all Construction Sites

Building sites with temporary connections must be tied to City water only through a hose bibb on a PVC riser with an attached screw-on type vacuum breaker. The vacuum breaker’s discharge opening must be set to a minimum height of 12 inches above...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

City Council Denies Amendment to Construction Work Hours

At the last regular meeting of City Council, a proposed amendment to the Ordinance regarding construction work hours was proposed.  The proposed change included designating certain City Holidays as days when construction could not occur. &nbs...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

City Council Adopts 2015 Building Codes

At the last regular meeting of City Council, an Ordinance amendment to adopt newer building codes was presented.  Council voted to adopt the 2015 IBC, IRC, IFC, IMC, IPC, and IFGC.  Also adopted was the 2014 NEC.  The adoption o...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Fiber Optic Conduit Required for New Residential Construction

Effective immediately, all plans for new residential construction must show where fiber optic cable conduit will be laid between the house and the street.  City Council adopted this ordinance May 16, 2017.  The ordinance reads:

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Swimming Pool Permits Now Require Barrier Detail

Effective immediately, for all pool permit applications submitted, you will have to provide proof of suitable pool barrier.  

Read the following info provided by Legal Beagle regarding Texas Laws on Home Swimming Pools and click the attached excer...

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