Kalahari Resorts Officially Breaks Ground

Kalahari Resort Round Rock Groundbreaking

Kalahari Resorts and Conventions’ founder and owner Todd Nelson and the City of Round Rock held an official groundbreaking ceremony today as construction begins on the largest indoor water park, hotel, and conference center in the US. Nelson announced that the resort is scheduled to open in November 2020. “Kalahari is thrilled to bring our authentic African resort experience to the South,” said Todd Nelson, owner, Kalahari Resorts and Conventions. “As the Round Rock property begins construction, we look forward to contributing to the local economy and sharing our beyond-expectations approach to…

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What Shall We Do with the MoKan?

MoKan Corridor Round Rock Texas

If you’re new to Round Rock, you probably haven’t heard about the MoKan corridor. It’s a 28-mile stretch of abandoned  Missouri–Kansas–Texas Railroad tracks between Georgetown and Austin. The MoKan line runs straight through eastern Round Rock and divides Pflugerville nearly in half before reaching into the east side of downtown Austin. On the one hand, this MoKan rail with all it’s right-of-way would make a perfect new road to ease congestion into Austin from Round Rock. It’s one of the few undeveloped open spaces left. This new road would be a…

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