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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Update - Recycle Center

The Recycle Center and Brush Site have resumed normal operations and hours. For more information on the Recycle Center visit the Recycle Center Webpage.

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Civic Ready Registration

The City has issued a Rescind Boil Water Notice effective 4 PM February 22, 2021.

Normal usage of water is permitted except for irrigation systems, which must remain off until 12:00 AM March 1, 2021.  This will allow the utility departmen...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Rescind Boil Water Notice - 4:00 PM

On February 17, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of Horseshoe Bay, public water system, PWS1500015, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions that occurred recen...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Oak Wilt Disease Management Reminder

As the sun warms up and property owners look to begin cleaning up broken trees and limbs from our recent weather event, the City of Horseshoe Bay wants to remind you to continue to be mindful to prevent the spread of Oak Wilt disease.  This disea...

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Posted on: February 21, 2021

Update - Water Distribution System - 12 PM

The City continues to work to restore water service to all parts of the city.  Progress is being made, however, there are areas in higher elevations of the City that are still without water service.

 

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Posted on: February 21, 2021

Garbage Collection Resumes Monday, 2/22/2021

Waste Management Services will resume garbage pickup beginning Monday, February 22, returning to the normal collection schedule. All garbage must be contained in the City provided trash bins and curbside by 7 AM of the scheduled pickup date.  All...

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Posted on: February 20, 2021

Update - Water Distribution System - 8 PM

February 20, 2021

As water production increases and water service is restored to our customers throughout the weekend, CONSERVATION REMAINS ESSENTIAL over the next few days. The Utility Department is asking residents who have water service to limit their u...

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Posted on: February 20, 2021

ESSENTIAL WATER USE ONLY IS REQUIRED

February 20, 2021

Continuation of Water Conservation is needed in Horseshoe Bay.  As water service is returned to our customers it is  VITAL THAT CUSTOMERS LIMIT WATER USE TO ESSENTIAL NEEDS ONLY.  This will greatly increase wate...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Update - Water Distribution System - 10 PM

February 19, 2021

The City water system is making progress in the restoration of water service to our customers. However, due to the many water leaks throughout the City, including over 140 water service calls in the last 48 hours and the filling of the de...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Update - Water Distribution System - 12 PM

City of Horseshoe Water System Update 12 PM 

February 19, 2021

The City continues to work to restore your water service to a safe and adequate supply.  Presently both water plants are producing water at their maximum capacity.  We...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

New Drinking Water Distribution Information

With the rescinding of the Boil Water notice, water distribution will discontinue at Quail Point. However, plenty of drinking water bottles remain at the Fire Stations for anyone that would like more. Located at 1 Community Drive and 601 Broken Hill.

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Update – Water Distribution System - 9 PM

February 18, 2021

The City’s Water System is making progress towards restoring water service. As of 9 PM 2-18-2021, both water treatment plants are now operating at full capacity and filling plant facilities storage tanks. This process will still...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

The City Recycle Center will reopen Friday, February 19 at 10 AM

The City Recycle Center will reopen Friday, February 19 at 10 AM and will return to normal operating hours.

Although the weather conditions are improving the Brush Site will remain closed at this time due to the road conditions.  

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Update - Water Distribution System

Status of Water System Issues

The City’s Utility Department continues to work to restore water safety, capacity, and services. Presently we are experiencing issues producing enough water through our two water plants to fill our distribution syste...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Emergency Alert - Boil Water Notice 2/17/2021

Due to a prolonged power outage at the water treatment plant, the City of Horseshoe Bay is under a boil water notice, and residents throughout the City will be experiencing low or no water pressure until power has been restored. Currently, the City is ope...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

Update - City Water Production

The City is now producing water. 

Generator power is being utilized at the Water Treatment Plant until PEC and ERCOT stabilize the electrical grid.  The City’s production of water is expected to return to normal but at a limited...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

ESSENTIAL WATER USE ONLY IS REQUESTED

Water Conservation is needed in Horseshoe Bay at this time.  The continued PEC electrical supply issues are impacting the Water Treatment Plants' ability to produce water resulting in low water availability.   We are asking our customers...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

City Urges Customers to Conserve Water

The City is urging customers to conserve water.  Due to sporadic PEC electrical system issues, the ability to produce water has become limited.  This is not a request to turn off dripping faucets to protect pipes during the extreme cold ...

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Community News
Posted on: February 15, 2021

City Council Meeting Re-scheduled

Due to weather conditions, the February 16th HSB City Council meeting has been canceled and re-scheduled for February 23rd at 3:00pm. 

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

Do not call 911 to report power outages

The 911 system is overwhelmed by calls about power outages. Do not call 911 unless you have an emergency. Contact PEC at 888-883-3379 or online at https://pec.smarthub.coop/#reportanissue:

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Posted on: February 14, 2021

Roadway Conditions Deteriorating - Avoid Travel

Please avoid travel if at all possible. Many roadways are becoming impassable, even with four wheel drive vehicles.

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Hard Freeze Expected by this Friday

Prepare to Protect Pipes, Plants and Pets

According to the National Weather Service, precautions should be taken to protect “pets, plants and pipes” as well as people when a freeze warning is issued in the area. A freeze warning is issu...

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Tree Trimming Protection Ordinance

To prevent the devastating spread of Oak Wilt, The City’s Development Services Department would like to remind everyone that effective February 1st, pruning of any type of oak tree is prohibited until July 1st, per Chapter 8, A...

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

COVID-19 Antibody Infusion Therapy

The City of Horseshoe Bay has recently been informed of a COVID Antibody Treatment Center for COVID positive patients meeting certain criteria. For more information please visit http://catrac.org/infusioncenter/

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Beginning Feb 1, Oak Tree Trimming is Prohibited until July 1st

Reminder!  Effective February 1st  Oak Tree Trimming Prohibited Until July 1st

By Sally McFeron, Development Services Director

To prevent the devastating spread of Oak Wilt, The City’s Development Services Department would like t...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

Mayor Clinesmith's Community Message for February

Read the latest community message from Mayor Cynthia Clinesmith!

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

The City of Horseshoe Bay has created a new COVID-19 information page on our web site. It will be updated regularly to provide the latest information on where and how to sign up for a vaccine.

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Burnet County COVID-19 Vaccine Waitlist Registration

A waitlist for the COVID-19 Vaccine is being established for Burnet County.  Please email:  mail@atkinspharmacy.com to register.  

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

Mayor Clinesmith's Community Message for January

Read the latest community message from Mayor Cynthia Clinesmith!

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Llano County COVID-19 Vaccine Waitlist Registration

A waitlist for the COVID-19 Vaccine is being established.  Please visit:  Llano County COVID-19 Vaccine Waitlist to register.  If you need assistance, please visit the Llano, Kingsland, or Lakeshore libraries OR email:  ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2020

Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Video for the City of Horseshoe Bay

The City of Horseshoe Bay's budget video for Fiscal Year 2021 is ready for viewing! This short 3-minute video has information about revenues, expenditures, property tax rates and debt obligations for Fiscal Year 2021.  For more detailed informati...

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

Trash Cans Should Be Removed from the Street and Stored out of Public View

Trash cans are required to be removed from the street and stored out of public view

The City of Horseshoe Bay is an incredibly unique city known for its certified scenic views and dark skies as well as the golf courses and beautiful Lake LBJ.  The...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Deer Trapping in HSB

Deer trapping will be taking place in HSB West in approximately 10 locations for the next few months. Deer trapping is complete in HSB Proper except for only three locations. For more information, please call the City's Public Works department at 512-656-...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Horseshoe Bay Community COVID-19 Testing

The City of Horseshoe Bay in conjunction with Dr. Jack Franklin the Llano County Health Authority, and several local community volunteers will be hosting a COVID-19 test site each Friday from 9am-11am starting December 4 -- BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. The site l...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Mayor Clinesmith's State of the City Message

It's that time of year! Mayor Clinesmith has written the annual State of the City message for Horseshoe Bay. You can find the message on the City's homepage at www.horseshoe-bay-tx.gov.

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Post Office Box Access in Horseshoe Bay

Post Office Box Access in Horseshoe Bay

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

City of HSB Phones Line Issues Resolved

City of Horseshoe Bay City Hall phone lines, including Development Services are again operational.  Thank you for your patience.


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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Irrigation Rules for New Landscaping - Watering Variance Required

Irrigation rules for new landscaping –watering  variance required

The City of Horseshoe Bay has a twice-weekly watering schedule for its water customers based on odd or even address numbers, and whether a property is commercial or multi-...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

New Ordinance Requiring Registration of all Contractors & Sub-Contractors

City Council has adopted a new ordinance that requires all contractors doing business in the City of Horseshoe Bay to register and receive a registration card with the City through the Development Services Department.  Any new general commercial,...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Development Services New Lobby Hours Begin June 15

Beginning this Monday, June 15, Development Services lobby hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  In order to continue to ensure next business day inspections, requests for building inspections will be due by 3:30 p.m.  Building inspections rec...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Message for General Contractors, Builders, and Property Owners

Dear General Contractors, Builders, and Property Owners,

Spring has sprung in Texas and not only are the wild bluebonnets making an appearance but so are property owners who are shaking off the winter season and making ready for home improvements and new c...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Oak Wilt

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Visit Development Service’s Oak Wilt page. 

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Visit the Development Services page.

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Visit our Recycling Center page.

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

City Implements WaterSmart Customer Portal to Provide Leak Notifications & Water Usage Tracking

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The City of Horseshoe Bay recently partnered with WaterSmart Software to offer our residents a modern digital portal where you can get detailed information about your household water use and view or pay your utility bill.  Our goal is to provide ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Is Your Contact Information Current?

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Help us keep our records current so we can better serve you in the event of an emergency. 

Please update your contact information by completing this online form, Utility Billing Account Update  or contact  Customer Service at 830...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Monarch Migration

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Millions of monarch butterflies are headed to Mexico from North American breeding grounds with a route of more than 2,500 miles. Ninety percent of all monarch butterflies migrate through Texas from September to November, peaking in mid-October.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

LCRA awards $14,000 grant to Horseshoe Bay to promote Water Conservation

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HORSESHOE BAY, Texas – A $14,000 grant from the Lower Colorado River Authority will help the City of Horseshoe Bay encourage water conservation by providing customers with real-time information about their water use.The grant, along with a match...

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