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City of Austin 11h
Got No Boss. Except maybe 6-ft Luchador Grackle. Come pay tribute at Manchaca Branch Library, South Austin. The temporary sculpture is one of 7 on display branches thru Nov. 7. Info on locations + artist talks:
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City of Austin Sep 13
UPDATE: Harmful blue-green algae could still exist in Lady Bird Lake despite recent test results showing no toxins in algae samples. Continue to use caution + keep your pets away from the water. .
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City of Austin Sep 13
Happy , . Don't let an unlucky date keep you on the couch! Check out the bats on Congress & catch a glimpse of the full, harvest moon – it won’t happen again on Friday the 13th until 2049.
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City of Austin Sep 13
Replying to @M_Hamilton74
Hi there, the mural is located on private property so unfortunately there's nothing we can do to protect it directly. However, we've passed your suggestion about the sidewalk to the City's Cultural Arts team.
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City of Austin Sep 13
Replying to @GregoryStitt
Hi Greg, the mural is located on private property so unfortunately there's nothing we can do. The property owner is in charge of the maintenance and care of the mural.
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City of Austin Sep 12
Rest in Peace: Daniel Johnston 1961-2019, "a legendary musician and artist who so authentically embodied Austin's soul and spirit" - . Wiki: 📷: /American-Statesman
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City of Austin Sep 12
Replying to @ATX_311 @austinanimals
Episode 3: “I see you, doggonit!”👀Creating graffiti without permission is fur-bidden. Call 9-1-1 when you see graffiti in progress. Both dogs used in this video were long-stays. They have (happily) been adopted, but your furever friend awaits you! 🐾
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City of Austin Sep 12
Replying to @PDerek56
Hi, Derek. The graffiti park is run by a private entity, HOPE. They have more information about the new location here:
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City of Austin Sep 12
Replying to @Chuch
Back up! Thank you again 😊
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City of Austin Sep 12
Replying to @Chuch
Thank you for alerting us to the problem. We are on it and will let you know when it’s back up.
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City of Austin Sep 12
‼️ Calling students, teachers, & parents! Have an idea that’d make your school a little bit greener? Now’s your chance! Green Future Grants is a competitive program that provides funding for school-based sustainability projects up to $3k. Apply by 10/1:
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City of Austin Sep 11
Replying to @AUStinAirport
, D4! Meet Castile, a Tonkawa chief in the 1870s and a scout for the Texas Rangers & the U.S. Army. The Tonkawas (meaning “they all stay together”) were originally thought to be from Texas but new research shows they migrated from the high plains.
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City of Austin Sep 10
has adopted a fiscal year 2019-2020 Budget. "It will help us advance on the critical issues that will determine our future," said Austin City Manager Spencer Cronk. Learn about the new tax and spending plans: .
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City of Austin Sep 10
Meet Anna. Anna is one of Austin’s most popular influencers. But there’s something about her many people don’t know. Anna is a poop offender. 💩🐩💩 🌳💩🐶💩🐾💩🌳 Leave No Trace. Help keep our trails beautiful + safe. Become a Bark Ranger today!
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City of Austin Sep 10
The City of Austin doesn't run schools. Try .
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City of Austin Sep 10
is about to start the process of adopting a City of Austin Budget for fiscal year 2019-2020. This could take between one and three days. Watch ALL of the action live at . View a summary of the Proposed Budget at .
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City of Austin Sep 9
Replying to @AustinMake
Geofencing doesn’t cost the City anything. We can limit where the scooters deploy, and geofencing is a tool the companies use to stay compliant.
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City of Austin Sep 9
"We want a team, we want a stadium, and we want an experience that grows the legend of Austin, Texas, and all of us who call this place home." - at today's ground breaking. ⚽️
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City of Austin Sep 9
Today the Austin community pledged to work together to help open a new homeless shelter in East Austin. Find out how you can help: . 🏘️
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