South Austin Civic Club holds annual banquet (with slideshow)

The South Austin Civic Club held its 2012 banquet Jan. 16 at St. Edward's University.

The club honored its business person of the year, Walter Moreau. Moreau is the director of Foundation Communities, a nonprofit that provides affordable housing and tax preparation services.

The event's keynote speaker was Harvey Kronberg, editor of The Quorum Report. He weighed in on Gov. Rick Perry's presidential campaign and the state of Texas redistricting.

The club thanked its 2011 board of directors and swore in its 2012 team.

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By Joe Olivieri

Joe covered Southwest Austin news for Community Impact Newspaper from January 2011 to April 2015. His reporting focused on new businesses, development, transportation, industry and Travis County issues. He was named the paper's managing editor in April 2015. Joe hails from New Jersey.


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