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Customer Service Week: A message from City Manager Laurie Hadley

Last year I said I truly believe the best time to learn about what individuals and groups are made of is when times are tough. In March, we once again faced an unprecedented challenge when […]

Meet Sara Canaday…Customer Service Week Keynote Speaker

October 6th, 2022 @ Round Rock Sports Center 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  A recognized expert and author on leadership and career management, Sara has been featured in numerous publications and broadcasts, most notably Forbes, […]

21st Annual Employee Health and Safety Conference
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Human Resources is proud to announce the 21st annual Health and Safety Conference is back after a two year break.  This year’s conference will be held on Wednesday September 28, 2022 at the Public Safety […]

Free Mammograms for City of Round Rock Employees and Spouses

Seton Health Alliance, in partnership with the City of Round Rock and Aetna, is offering free mammograms to City of Round Rock employees and their spouses. (Enrollment with the City’s health insurance is required). WHAT […]

Nationwide Retirement Meetings
New Plan Feature and Individual Customer Service Meetings

Sarita Null of Nationwide Retirement will present information regarding a new plan feature with the City’s 457b Deferred Compensation benefits.  Sarita will also have individual customer service meetings. Date: Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Location: City […]

Texas Legal – New Online Member Portal

Texas Legal is excited to announce they will be launching an online member portal on March 15, 2021. The online member portal will allow members access to their legal benefits at anytime, anywhere and make […]

12 week weight management program

Just in time for your New Year’s resolution of a Healthy Lifestyle, offered by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. This series will kick off February 4th virtually via Microsoft TEAMS or in-person at the Public […]

Defensive Driving Classes

All newly hired employees expected to drive for work two times a week or more, and every employee involved in an at fault accident, are required to take the City’s defensive driving course within 30 […]

RockCare: Walk-Ins Suspended, Virtual Visits Available

Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, the 7:00-7:45 a.m. and 1:00-1:45 p.m. walk-in hours at RockCare will be suspended until further notice.  Walk-ins at RockCare for on-the-job injuries will continue as normal. Please note: RockCare will […]

New Benefits for 2020

New Benefits for 2020: Alight Healthcare Navigation is your healthcare advocate.  This benefit is available at no cost to all employees and dependents enrolled with the City’s health insurance plans.  The City’s Health Pro will […]

Subscribe to Newsflash, the City’s new e-newsletter!

In addition to providing a printed Newsflash with utility bills, Round Rock’s communications team now distributes a digital newsletter for up-to-date news, events and general information from the City of Round Rock! Sign up now

Employee Day at Rock’N River – Saturday, May 18

The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting an Employee Day at Rock’N River, located in Old Settler’s Park, 3300 E. Palm Valley Blvd. City of Round Rock employees and their immediate family members are invited.  […]

Keeping our computer network safe: what you should know

The IT Department is continually improving the security of our network, computer systems, and data at the City of Round Rock. Here’s some important information about upcoming security changes that are designed to reduce confusion for employees, improve our ability to make good […]

Employee Spotlight: Paul Hernandez
Video series features the people "behind the scenes" at City of Round Rock

Wastewater Line Maintenance Supervisor Paul Hernandez was recently featured in the “Employee Spotlight” series that shines a light on City of Round Rock staff members. The Employee Spotlight video series, created by the Communications and […]

Rock ‘N River Employee Day

Rock ‘N River Employee Day Saturday, May 19th 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Rock ‘N River Water Park (Located in Old Settler’s Park at 3300 E. Palm Valley Blvd.) City of Round Rock employees and […]

Welcome new employees to the City
New employees in the Library, Transportation and Finance Department

Congratulations, and welcome to the City of Round Rock! Learn a little more about each new employee, or new to full-time employment below.   Emily Jones, Library Page – PT, Library Department Loves to vacation […]

City Emergency Management Coordinator, Dorothy Miller, selected as University of Houston Fellow

(L-R) First Row: Dorothy Miller, Director Ioannis Kakadiaris, Jennifer Johnstone, Patricia DeGennaro; Second Row: Todd Shewmake, Andrew Mellon, Henry Sienkiewicz, Richard Wagner, Jr., Roy Sikes, Jaeson Hones, Steve Wood, Joel Aud, and Anthony Mottola

The BTI (Borders, Trade and Immigration) Institute at the University of Houston hosted its first orientation for BTI Fellows on Wednesday, May 10, in Houston, and one of Round Rock’s own was in attendance! Dorothy Miller, the City of Round Rock’s Emergency Management Coordinator, was recently selected […]

Joy Holladay joins RockCare clinic as new provider


Open Enrollment for 2023 Employee Benefits

Open Enrollment for 2023 Employee Benefits will be from October 1, 2022 to October 15, 2022.  Benefits enrollment must be completed in ESS. Please review this flyer for full information, including meetings dates/times/locations. The 2023 Employee Benefits […]

Latest course offering on Round Rock Learning focuses on managing stress

Human Resources recently published a new eLearning course The Basics of Managing Stress to the Round Rock Learning LMS on how stress affects us, and strategies we can use to keep our stress levels manageable. […]

New Microlearning Series on City’s Core Competencies
Accountability module now available on Round Rock Learning LMS

Human Resources is excited to launch a new microlearning series focusing on the City’s Core Competencies. Each module takes less than 5 minutes to complete. This first module focuses on Accountability and features best practices […]

Introducing EagleView: Ortho and Oblique Imagery Viewer and What It Can Do for You

We are excited to announce and share EagleView, a new software available to city staff. We believe this software can serve as an invaluable asset for various departments. Read on to find out how EagleView […]

Transparency in Coverage for Health Insurance

To comply with the Transparency in Coverage Rule, UnitedHealthcare has provided the link. Machine-readable file content will not be available until July 1, 2022. Please contact Tyler Jarl, Benefits Manager, via email at or […]

A message from City Manager Laurie Hadley

Last week Round Rock experienced the largest natural disaster in recent history. I am so thankful that not only did we not have any loss of life in the community, but there were no significant […]