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Peter Way

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Landowners donate conservation easements on Blanco River

The 2,193-acre Halifax Ranch near Kyle -- and its more than two miles of breathtaking Blanco River frontage -- will be preserved from real estate development forever under a conservation easement donated by its owners.

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

Conley proposes church tract buy as Blanco River trails, parks hub

Hays County and Wimberley officials are thinking about buying the First Baptist Church property for use as a one-stop campus for government and nonprofits and part of Cypress Creek parks belt.

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

County leaders approve funds for Wimberley’s Blue Hole

Hays County commissioners voted this morning to dedicate $2 million in parks bond money for development of the Blue Hole Regional Park and Preserve.