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Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Kyle hires East Texas administrator as next city manager

In Kilgore, Scott Sellers, 35, oversaw privately funded restoration of historical downtown buildings and put firefighters to work temporarily maintaining a city-owned golf course.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Earp named Kyle interim city manager again

For the second time in about four years, Kyle council members have chosen second-in-command James Earp as its interim city manager.

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Kyle’s Walmart scheduled for completion in January

MERCURY PRO | The retail leader’s $12 million facility will anchor a 215-acre mixed use development near Seton Medical Center Hays that as been slow to fill out thus far.

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Kyle approves $45M budget

The Kyle City Council approved a $45.36 million budget for Fiscal Year 2014 last week at a special called meeting.

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Kyle budget proposal includes small tax increase

So far as the city's property tax rate is concerned, city councilmembers in Kyle encountered no unpleasant surprises when City Manager Lanny Lambert introduced a proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2014 Thursday.

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Paper trail: Did Kyle pay $1M too much for sewage?

The City of Kyle and Aqua Texas are involved in litigation over more than $1 million in sewer treatment bills.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Conciliatory Kyle council asks for payment plan on road

A conciliatory Kyle City Council on Tuesday acknowledged that it owes Hays County as much as $2 million for an ongoing widening of Dacy Lane but asked for a payment plan to meet its share of the...

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

Kyle asks DA to investigate financial woes

The Kyle City Council voted on Tuesday to ask Hays County District Attorney Sherri Tibbe to investigate whether any laws were broken when previous city management appears to have used fund balances and money borrowed through general...

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Kyle council tabs Lambert as city manager

The Kyle City Council made Lanny Lambert its choice as the next city manager after a long executive session Tuesday night. Lambert has been the city manager in Leon Valley since 2007.

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Earp among Kyle city manager finalists

Kyle Interim City Manager James Earp is among four finalists being considered by the Kyle City Council to run the city's administration on a permanent basis. The four finalists will meet with the public next Monday, then...