Monthly Archives: April 2012

Changes to the Carlson Drive case before Planning Commission

The Planning Commission hearing of Edgewick condominiums’ request to block public access to Carlson Drive is likely to be postponed for a third time. The hearing had been scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, at the City Council chambers in … Continue reading

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City Council will hear requests for changes at Mabel Davis Park

On Thursday, April 5, Austin City Council passed a resolution that will require their approval for changes to the way Mabel Davis Park is used. The decision stems from community response to a proposed off-leash area (OLA) at the park. Last … Continue reading

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Texas PBS show highlights invasive plants

Invasive plants have been a hot topic in Burleson Heights and Burleson-Parker lately, and episode #2024 of “Texas Parks and Wildlife” features a long segment on efforts to remove invasives in state and local parks across the state. Most of … Continue reading

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Police Commander’s Forum on Monday

The Region 3 Area Command of Austin Police Department will have its next monthly Commander’s Forum on Monday, April 2. Come meet your district representatives and hear presentations about recent crime-control efforts and crime statistics. Burleson Heights and Burleson-Parker neighborhoods are … Continue reading

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