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Neighbors Remembered in Brentwood Park

Since 2010, three park benches have been placed and 15 trees have been planted by neighbors in honor or in memory of special family members, neighbors, and friends. Benches Renald Ferrovecchio, 43, died in a gas explosion in his Payne … Continue reading

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Join Us! Fall Workday 2013

Dear Neighbors, The Brentwood Park Fall Workday is confirmed for Saturday, November 9, 9am-12pm! Projects will include: Plant saplings along the south side of the new trail by Brentwood Elementary using Groasis Waterboxxes Erosion control on gravel trail Volleyball Court … Continue reading

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Trail Complete • Fall 2013 Workday Planned

With the new park trail finished mid-July, it’s time to grab your shovels and rakes and save the date for our next event! Friends of Brentwood Park Fall Workday Saturday, November 9th, 9 a.m. to noon This is our 5th … Continue reading

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Almost-Summer 2013 Update: Trail and Fundraiser

Construction on the new granite trail in Brentwood Park continues, and Friends of Brentwood Park expect work to wrap-up shortly.  There were a few unexpected delays, but those issues have been addressed, and the crews are back at work. You … Continue reading

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Brentwood Trail Update—We Did It!

Friends of Brentwood Park successfully raised the funds needed to hire professionals to build the almost-1/2-mile-long park trail. Thank you to all our neighbors who donated! Several community organizations also donated, and we would like to thank them now. Thank … Continue reading

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IMPD—Mission Accomplished!

The 2013 edition of It’s My Park Day at Brentwood Park took place on Saturday, March 2nd, under cool, clear conditions. Fifty+ volunteers convened in the park to participate in a variety of tasks to help prepare the park for … Continue reading

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It’s My Park Day—It’s Almost Here

Show your pride in your park by volunteering for It’s My Park Day at Brentwood Park, Saturday, March 2nd, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. This annual city-wide event is a production of Austin Parks Foundation in cooperation with the Austin Parks and … Continue reading

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It’s Here—FOBP Grow Love! Fundraiser

Friends of Brentwood Park is sowing and growing love in the community this spring! We have wrapped sets of 5 heart-shaped seed bombs to offer as a gift in exchange for each $15.00 suggested donation. Each lovingly produced seed bomb … Continue reading

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Fundraiser • It’s My Park Day • Purple Martin House

Friends of Brentwood Park needs your help to meet our fundraising goal by contributing to our first-ever Grow Love! Seed Bomb Fundraiser. The funds will go to build a trail in Brentwood Park. The seed bombs are made of clay, … Continue reading

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FOBP Fall 2012 Fundraiser Update

Thanks to ALL who helped make the December 5 fundraiser at Atown a success! The event supported the local economy and artists and Friends of Brentwood Park. FOBP received 10% of sales that evening, as well as several individual donations. … Continue reading

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