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Entries from July 24th, 2009

NOCC Balance 5K Road Closures — Cesar Chavez Between Austin High and South First

July 24th, 2009
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[ August 8, 2009; 6:00 am to 10:30 am. ] The 2nd Annual NOCC Balance 5K Run presented by Scott & White Health Plan is scheduled for Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 8:00 AM. All proceeds benefit the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. The NOCC Balance 5K is their premier fundraiser and we hope that you will support this effort to break the silence about [...]

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Get ACL Tickets By Volunteering with APF

July 9th, 2009
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[ July 11, 2009; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. July 18, 2009; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. July 25, 2009; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Notice how green the Great Lawn at Zilker looks? Jealous that you cannot get inside? Here’s a way to get a sneak preview:

Help finish up the Parks Department’s punch list of projects by volunteering to spread compost and mulch under trees, clean up cut sod strips, do some weeding and clean-up curbs and sidewalks.  Tools, [...]

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“Seussical” Is An All-City Summer Musical On Stage At Austin High

July 8th, 2009
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[ July 8, 2009; 7:00 pm; ] The AISD Fine Arts Department presents
The ALL-CITY Summer Musical featuring student musicians, actors, & technicians from across the city:
Seussical
(based on the works of Dr. Seuss)
on stage at Stephen F. Austin High School
1715 W. Cesar Chavez
Austin, Texas
July 9, 10, 11 at 7:00 PM
July 11 at 2:00 PM
July 16, 17, 18 at 7:00
July 18 at 2:00 [...]

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WANG Press Release Concerning CR&P Planning Suggestions for Brackenridge Tract

July 1st, 2009
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July 1, 2009 Statement by August W. Harris III, President, West Austin Neighborhood Group (WANG): West Austin Neighborhood Group Deplores Brackenridge Tract Planners’ Suggestions and Continues to Seek Best Use for Core Suburban Spaces

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2010 US CENSUS TIMELINE OF EVENTS

July 1st, 2009
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Information concerning the timeline for the 2010 Census ….

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Large Brush Collection

June 25th, 2009
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[ July 13, 2009; 6:30 am; ] On Monday, July 13, the City will have its Large Brush Collection day.

Branches over 3 inches in diameter and up to 15 feet long are collected on this day if placed at the curb in front of your house by 6:30 a.m.

Large brush should be stacked, unbound, in one row along the curb with the [...]

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Local Historic District Workgroup Meeting June 25 at 6:30 pm

June 23rd, 2009
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[ June 25, 2009; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. July 14, 2009; 12:00 am; ]
The next meeting of the Local Historic District Workgroup will be on Thursday, June 25 at 6:30 at the Carver Library, Room 1 at 1161 Angelina St..  Steve Sadowsky will be giving guidance on conducting neighborhood surveys.  The meeting will start promptly at 6:30, as the library closes at 8:00.  
Also, please know that the preservation [...]

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Unfinished Land Use Issues from CWACNPA Neighborhood Planning Process

June 23rd, 2009
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[ July 7, 2009; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] The next Central West Austin Land Use workshop will occur on Tuesday, July 7th, 2009, and will the discuss some previously discussed areas where we were not able to reach consensus and agreed to take them back to a future meeting.

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Monthly Meeting

April 2nd, 2009
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[ April 6, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. May 4, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 1, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. July 6, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. August 3, 2009 7:00 pm to August 4, 2009 9:00 pm. September 7, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. October 5, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. November 2, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. December 7, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Please join us for our monthly WANG Board of Director’s Meeting which is scheduled to occur on the first Monday of every month. Because the regular location at the Howson Branch of the Austin Public Library is closed for renovation, the meeting location has been moved to the Clubhouse at Lion’s Municipal Golf Course.

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