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Big Changes from Sidewalks to IH35 Access

The short “sidewalk to nowhere” at the west end of St. Edwards Drive in front of the university’s shipping/receiving facility is being extended thanks to taxpayer dollars. The Capital Improvement Project (CIP) will build a new sidewalk to join the … Continue reading

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TSD Pancake Breakfast

Texas School for the Deaf is hosting an all-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast fundraiser, honoring the members of Austin Sertoma. Full Breakfast – Live Music – Door Prizes Saturday, February 2, 2019 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.Texas School for the Deaf cafeteria1102 … Continue reading

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Oltorf & I-35: TxDOT Provides Information

As part of its neighborhood outreach, the Texas Department of Transportation has sent representatives to the last few SRCC neighborhood meetings. They explained some of the changes to the intersection of I-35 and Oltorf St. They also spoke of what … Continue reading

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Free Trees Available from TreeFolks

TreeFolks, a local urban forestry non-profit, is currently offering free trees through their NeighborWoods program. Each year, in partnership with the City of Austin, they give out 4,600 5-gallon trees to Austin Area residents and Austin Energy customers. Tree adopters … Continue reading

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Double Your Donation to Norwood House!

The Austin Parks Foundation has awarded a $250,000 matching grant to the Norwood Park Foundation for the restoration and repurposing of the historic 1920s Norwood House. For every donation to restore the Norwood House, the APF will match that amount. … Continue reading

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