LCRA says the CDPP grants helped fund 27 projects that range from buying new equipment for first responders to improving museums and libraries to helping community centers build handicapped-accessible restrooms.
The Boys and Girls Club of Highland Lakes helps more than a thousand kids in Llano and Burnet County.
The District will add more measures based on recommendations from TEA in the coming weeks and months.
Those targeted in the raid are allegedly linked to a Mexican Cartel.
A caller told police a young Hispanic man had entered the store, brandished a handgun and fled with cash and merchandise.
Lake Marble Falls, along with Lake Granger north of Taylor, join 27 other Texas lakes where zebra mussels have been found. The mussels not only cause problems for water utilities, but clusters of the shells are razor-sharp, creating hazards in recreational areas.
The pickup driver noticed the bicyclist go down and immediately turned into the driveway of the Granite Shoals Fire Rescue Station that was across the street.