|The Pioneer Plaza is Ballinger's
award winning Bicentennial project. The Pioneer Plaza is located down town
Ballinger across the street from the Town Square and Runnels County Court
The Plaza offers a refreshing
stop for tourist. The Plaza has benches , trees, Gazebo and lighted fountain.
The Plaza was made possible by
donors who names are on display.
The 1907 Star Tobacco Sign was
discovered in 1979 when the plaster was removed the building next to the
Plaza. It has been restored to a remarkable replica of the original of
the 1907 era.