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.
Thomas Jones and Rick Cantu with the Austin American-Statesman share their thoughts on the team.
The small town about an hour east of Austin has plenty to brag bout. The football team is ranked #1 in pre-season rankings and that's not the only reason the town is getting media attention. FOX 7's Clif Thornton has the story.