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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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Save the Date! Brentwood Park Pavilion Public Meeting

On Saturday, July 21, 2012, 10:00 a.m., we will share information and receive feedback on the proposed Brentwood Park Trail Project. FOBP is proposing to coordinate the design and installation of a crushed granite trail that will be five feet … Continue reading

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2011 Brentwood Park Master Plan • Final

Thank you all so much for participating in the survey and workshops and for giving feedback about Brentwood Park. We compiled all of your input into the Brentwood Park Master Plan. You can download the Brentwood Park Master Plan document … Continue reading

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Brentwood Park Concept Plan Vote

The Brentwood Park Concept Plan Vote is now closed, and Map #4 generated the most votes. Thank you everyone for your feedback! Although Map #4 won the vote and will serve as the baseline for planning, a number of opinions … Continue reading

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Brentwood Park Survey Results

The survey is closed, and final survey results are available! Download here: Summarized Results (PDF) Tabulated Data (.xls) Raw Data (identifiers removed; .xls) Although the survey is closed, we appreciate any additional feedback made through the original survey form or … Continue reading

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Film: “We Planted 115 Trees” (2011)

The video produced by our neighborhood historians Rob and Susan Burneson, with an assist from sound professional Kelly Green, has been posted on their website and on YouTube. Susan and Rob taped many of the day’s events during the 2010 … Continue reading

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It’s My Park Day 2011

Thanks for coming out for It’s My Park Day! Pictures can be found here We had a fantastic turnout at Brentwood Park despite iffy weather at the start. Thanks to volunteer leaders Ramona Finos and Dave Shulder and a healthy … Continue reading

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Tree Planting Project 2010

On Saturday, November 6, 2010, Friends of Brentwood Park, in conjunction with Austin Parks Foundation and the Austin Parks and Recreation Department, hosted an historic tree-planting event. Over 60 volunteers — young and young-at-heart — came together to plant 115 … Continue reading

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