HUTTO, Texas (KXAN) — A 113-acre mixed-use improvement project is underway in Hutto, however it wants assist from the City of Hutto to provide water and wastewater services earlier than the method can get the go forward.
At a Nov. 2 city council assembly, Kevin O’Neil with Fidelis Realty gave a presentation on the mixed-use improvement project.
He stated the project is slated to carry three logistics facilities, retail choices, together with potential grocery shops, 600 models of multi-family housing and a lodge or multi-specialty medical house to the realm.
“We’d have 9.8 million of annual revenue within the greater community which we think is a really substantial number,” O’Neil stated.
The proposed website is off SH 130 and Chris Kelley Boulevard simply outdoors of Hutto. In the presentation, O’Neil stated the corporate would love to enter right into a three-party partnership with the City of Hutto and Municipal Utility District #22.
This is as a result of the project lies partially in MUD #22 and in Hutto. In order for the event to achieve water and sewer services, one or each entities should enter into an settlement with Fidelis.
At the November assembly, city council place 2 Dan Thornton shared considerations in regards to the project’s influence on the city’s water capability.
“That’s my biggest concern with this is. Voluntarily saying we want to bring more people in and serve more people than we’re currently serving when we’re having trouble with our projections with the people we’re serving already,” Thornton stated.
KXAN reached out to the city about these considerations. A spokesperson stated the proposed project is in its preliminary strategy planning stage and no determination have but been made by the Hutto city council.
The city additionally stated that the project can be situated in the Manville Water Supply Corporation’s water service space. While Manville has launched the project, no official switch to Hutto has occurred.
In an announcement, the city stated it will be just a few years earlier than water can be made out there to the project.
“Should Hutto agree to serve it, the project would not receive water until new water sources begin coming online, currently expected in mid-2025,” the spokesperson stated.