Infrastructure

 

The city-owned Georgetown Utility Systems (GUS) serves as the primary provider of electric utilities, water, and wastewater to Georgetown residents and businesses.  GUS works constantly to ensure the reliability of its current services while planning for and building capacity to serve the water and electric needs of business and residential customers in the future.  GUS is one of the community’s most important economic development tools providing utility infrastructure and rate assistance to eligible companies.

Utility Links

Transportation

Located on IH 35 , SH 29 and SH 130, Georgetown has easy access to Austin, Dallas, and San Antonio and all other major Texas markets. In addition to highway access, Georgetown offers excellent rail and air options for goods and passengers.  Georgetown Railroad provides direct connections to both Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railroads. Georgetown Municipal Airport is a full-service FBO to accommodate business travelers. The main runway is 5,000 feet and can handle most business air traffic including G-4 and Global Express. Overnight tie down spaces, rental car agencies, and a City courtesy car are available.

 

Major Roadways

 

Interstate Highway (IH) 35 is one of the most important commercial transportation corridors in the United States. Stretching from Mexico to Canada, IH 35 is known as the NAFTA Highway.
When completed, State Highway (SH) 130 will stretch some 90 miles from I-35 north of Georgetown to I-10 near Seguin. SH 130 is intended to serve as an intermodal alternative route to Interstate Highway (IH) 35.

 

Rail Service

 

Georgetown Railroad Company is a short line railroad offering direct connections with both Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe.

 

Air Service

 

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (approx. 32 miles from Georgetown) offers non-stop service to 30 citiesAir Cargo Services: ABX Air, Baron Aviation Service, BAX Blobal, DHL, Eagle Global Logistics, Emery Worldwide, FED EX, Quest Cargo International, Telesis Express, UPS.
 
 

 
Georgetown Municipal Airport is a general aviation airport offering charter corporate jet services, avionics, aircraft sales and maintenance, and flight school services to serve business travelers.
 
The Killeen-Fort hood regional airport offers direct, non-stop air access to Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston and Atlanta airports.

 

 

Transportation Links

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