Category Archives: Holidays

Fireworks safety for the Fourth of July

As the Independence Day holiday gets closer, here are some safe ways to have a blast. Get ideas for fun things to do on the holiday from Austin 360, the Austin American-Statesman, the Austin Visitor Center, do512 and CultureMap Austin. … Continue reading

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Fireworks safety for the Fourth of July

As the Independence Day holiday gets closer, here’s a reminder about safe ways to celebrate. For a really big bang, check out the Austin Symphony concert and fireworks display at 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Auditorium Shores. Fireworks will begin at … Continue reading

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Fireworks safety on New Year’s Eve

For many people, it wouldn’t be New Year’s Eve without fireworks. Even though New Year’s Eve has been a drizzly day, please be aware that Travis County is again in a severe drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. There … Continue reading

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The lights of Burleson Heights

Happy holidays from the Burleson Heights and Burleson-Parker neighborhoods!

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Garbage collection slides one day over holidays

This year, Christmas and New Year’s Day both fall on our regular trash collection day, so trash will be picked up on Wednesdays those weeks. See the Austin Resource Recovery website for complete holiday collection schedules. If some of your … Continue reading

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