Adding sidewalks, improving upkeep of commercial corridors, and preserving local character and green spaces are among the changes residents want to see in Garrison Park, Westgate and South Manchaca neighborhoods.
The Center for Children and Families—a counseling clinic under Cy–Hope—opened its doors Jan. 2, offering counseling, training and consultation to young children, adolescents, parents and entire families.
Throughout 2013, the City of Lakeway is celebrating 50 years of existence. Lakeway’s Golden Anniversary Committee is planning an entire roster of events between now and December to pay tribute to the Lakeway community.
IBM Corp. announced Jan. 10 that the company set a new record for the number of patents issued to its employees in a one-year period. Approximately 1,060 patents were issued to Austin employees and 6,478 company-wide in 2012.
The Westin Austin Downtown, which will be located at the intersection of East Fifth Street and San Jacinto Boulevard, is scheduled to break ground in 2013 and open in spring 2015, owners announced Jan. 10.