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Too much of a good thing — Dripping Springs extends moratorium on new development

The city of Dripping Springs has extended its moratorium on new development until late February amid concerns about rapid growth and insufficient infrastructure.

The small Hays County town, known as the “Gateway to the Hill Country,” enacted the moratorium on Nov. 18. It was set to expire Nov. 27, but the city council voted last week to extend it until Feb. 20 to give city officials time to craft a comprehensive plan for the city.

 

Read more from Annie Blanks with San Antonio Express-News here.