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Playground Improvement Project Underway

Friends of Brentwood Park has formed a sub-committee to work on improving current playground equipment. The committee is coordinating with local groups such as Violet Crown Community Works and the Crestview and Brentwood Neighborhood Associations. Up-to-date information can be found … Continue reading

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Fall 2016 It’s My Park Day – Success!

At 9am on Saturday, November 5, over 50 volunteers gathered at Brentwood Park to participate in the fifth fall workday organized by Friends of Brentwood Park and the first Fall It’s My Park Day sponsored by Austin Parks Foundation and … Continue reading

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2016 Fall It’s My Park Day!

Calling All Park Lovers! It’s My Park Day (IMPD), Fall 2016 is scheduled for Saturday, November 5th and is a great opportunity to get outside, give Brentwood Park some love, and meet your neighbors. IMPD is a city-wide service day … Continue reading

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It’s My Park Day 2016 – Thank you!

Thank you so much to everyone who came out on Saturday morning for It’s My Park Day! We spread a record amount of mulch (40 cubic yards), cleaned up the flower beds and volleyball court, and even finished ahead of … Continue reading

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Fall Workday 2015 – Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who came out to help with this year’s fall workday! With your help, we accomplished the following at Brentwood Park: – 20 cubic yards of mulch were distributed to trees in the east and southeast sections … Continue reading

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Join Us! Fall Workday 2015

Dear Neighbors, The Brentwood Park Fall Workday is confirmed for Saturday, November 7, 9am-12pm! Projects will include: Remove or replace Groasis Waterboxxes as needed Volleyball Court clean up and border maintenance Flower bed weeding, cleanup, and tending the plantings Heritage tree mulching and … Continue reading

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Dog Park Proposal Underway by Friends of Brentwood Dogs

A group of Brentwood and Crestview neighbors have formed a committee to evaluate the possibility of getting a fenced off-leash park at Brentwood Park. A survey was conducted to gather information on the sentiment of the neighborhood for such an … Continue reading

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2015 It’s My Park Day is Here!

Thank you to everyone who participated in It’s My Park Day 2015! Sixty-one volunteers accomplished the following on Saturday morning: – 20 cubic yards of mulch were distributed to trees in the northwest corner of the park and along the … Continue reading

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2014 Summary:

Regular updates suspended in 2014 due to overwhelmed volunteers. Accomplishments for 2014 included: It’s My Park Day 2014 – Fifty-seven neighbors and friends participated in a very successful It’s My Park Day on March 1,  2014. Volunteers weeded and distributed … Continue reading

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Trail Project Update

Friends of Brentwood Park (FOBP) submitted a grant in September 2012 to apply for funds to build a 2,030 linear foot granite trail in Brentwood Park. The proposed trail would run along the north, west and south borders of the … Continue reading

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