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Wednesday, Nov 23

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Traffic Fatality in the 1800 block of Mearns Meadow Blvd

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Case: 22-3260518; Time: 11:34 a.m; Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2022; Location: 1800 block of Mearns Meadow Blvd

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Make History This Holiday Season With Gingerbread History Heroes

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The Austin Parks and Recreation Department invites the public to decorate a holiday ornament as their favorite figure from Texas history. Brush Square Museums will be distributing salt dough “gingerbread cookie” ornaments and a variety of…

Tuesday, Nov 22

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APD Detectives are Looking for a Woman Suspected of Robbing a Walmart in South Austin

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Case: 22-2931002; Date: Thursday, October 20, 2022; Time: 5:21 p.m; Location: 710 East Ben White Boulevard -- Walmart

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56th Zilker Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

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Austin Parks and Recreation, Austin Energy, and the Trail of Lights Foundation present the 56th annual Zilker Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony on Sunday, November 27 from 5:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 2100 Barton Springs Rd. on the south side of…

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APD investigating Officer-Involved Shooting on November 15, 2022

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Case: 22-3190037; Date: November 15, 2022; Time: 12:28 a.m; Location: 2216 South 3rd Street; Deceased: Rajan David Moonesinghe, Middle Eastern Male, 7/5/1989

Homicide Investigation in the 10400 block of Metric Blvd

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Case: 22-3100985; Date: Sunday, November 6, 2022; Time: 2:58 p.m; Location: 10420 Metric Blvd; Deceased: Daniel Vaquero, Hispanic male, 4/9/1994

Shop Small, Support A Local Small Business on November 26

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The City of Austin Economic Development Department encourages everyone to invest in the Austin economy by spending local on Small Business Saturday, November 26. This annual movement helps small businesses and entrepreneurs in the Austin…

Monday, Nov 21

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Flu Activity Very High & COVID-19 Still Prevalent Ahead of Holiday Season

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AUSTIN, Texas – There is much to be thankful for this season as we make strides in the fight against COVID-19, but now we face another threat. Austin Public Health (APH) epidemiologists are monitoring alarming upper respiratory virus…

City of Austin Thanksgiving Day Closures

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City of Austin government offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 24-25, in observance of Thanksgiving. Business hours will resume Monday, November 28.

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Saturday, Nov 19

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APD Announces the Arrest of Four Suspects Involved in Multiple Storage Unit Burglaries

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The Austin Police Department Residential Burglary Unit has arrested Michael Dominic Ruiz, Daniel Gabriel Milner, Rex Daniel Fagile, and Renata Ava Shepherd for multiple storage unit burglaries committed over the last six months across the…

APD Seeking Community Assistance in Identifying Two Possible Witnesses of a Downtown Shooting

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APD’s Aggravated Assault unit is seeking the community’s assistance with identifying two possible witnesses of a shooting that occurred on Saturday, October 15, 2022, at approximately 1:51 a.m., in the 600 block of Trinity Street.

Friday, Nov 18

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25 Local Youth Leaders Selected for Austin Youth Climate Equity Council

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Contacts:; Laura Fuller, EcoRise; Shannon Stewart, Office of Sustainability

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City encourages residents to give meaningful, zero waste gifts this holiday season

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AUSTIN, TEXAS – Austin Resource Recovery (ARR), a department of the City of Austin, encourages Austinites to consider reuse, repair and repurposing when gifting this holiday season. ARR’s annual “Give A Great Story” holiday campaign…

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Make Winter Weather Preparedness a Priority

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Make Winter Weather Preparedness a Priority

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Electrify Expo EV Pickup Truck

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Austin’s November 2022 Electrify Expo included demo-rides of electric cars, e-motorcycles, e-bikes, e-scooters, e-skateboards and more. Interactive displays and chats with EV experts about charging offered a positive learning experience.

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APD Seeking Community Assistance in Identifying Person of Interest in Case of a Missing Adult

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Case: 22-5031138; Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2022; Location: 3000 block of Esperanza Crossing

Thursday, Nov 17

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APD 'No Refusal' Thanksgiving DWI Enforcement Initiative

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This Thanksgiving, Austin Police Department (APD) officers will be on patrol and looking out for drunk drivers. At the same time, a 'No Refusal Initiative' will be in effect and coincide with the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday week. This…

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Old Bakery at the Downtown Austin Alliance Holiday Stroll

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Austin Parks and Recreation’s Old Bakery and Emporium will be playing a special role in this year’s annual Holiday Stroll presented by the Downtown Austin Alliance. On Saturday, December 3 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. the Old Bakery and Emporium…

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Traffic Fatality in the 1500 block of S US HWY 183 NB

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On Monday, November 14, 2022, at approximately 1:48 a.m., Austin Police Department (APD) officers responded to a crash between a four-door sedan and a tow truck in the 1500 block of S US HWY 183 NB. Two passengers that were in the sedan…

Nearly 27 Years Later, APD Investigators Hope New Leads Will Help Solve a Murder in East Austin

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Case: 95-923270350; Date: Thursday, November 23, 1995; Time: 6:00 a.m; Location: 900 block of E 6th Street; Deceased: Stephen Arevalo, Hispanic male, 8/10/1965

Traffic Fatality in the 12800 block of N IH 35 NB

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On Thursday, November 10, 2022, at approximately 11:27 p.m., Austin Police Department (APD) officers responded to a crash between an SUV and a pedestrian, an unidentified person, in the 12800 block of N IH-35 NB lanes. The pedestrian died…

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Chief's Run Showcases Future Officers from 145th and 146th Cadet Class

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On Tuesday, November 15, 2022, the 145th Cadet Class and the 146th Transitional Officer Cadet Class of the Austin Police Department (APD) will participate in the traditional Chief's Run.

Austin Water Saves Customers $98.1 million in 2022

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Austin Water secured a combined $50.9 million in funding through the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund, the Clean Water State Revolving Fund, and the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas. The newly acquired below-market interest…

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APD Arrests Man Who Stabbed a Bastrop County Sheriff's Deputy

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Case: 22-3160574; Date: Saturday, November 12, 2022; Location: 2308 E Riverside Dr – H.E.B; Suspect: Jaime Eliseo Canales, Hispanic male, 40-years-old

Wednesday, Nov 16

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AUS prepares passengers for busy Thanksgiving season ahead, launches new Skysquad service for travelers

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For media: Please see below for details about an airport media event with TSA and AUS

Tuesday, Nov 15

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Southern Lights, A Magical Event Coming To Pease Park In December

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Southern Lights, Pease Park Conservancy’s first family-friendly Winter festival at Kingsbury Commons, will take place on Saturday, December 10 at 2 p.m., and the entire Austin community is invited to attend! This free celebration of the…

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Recycle Right Austin and Celebrate America Recycles Day Every Day

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AUSTIN, TX – Austin Resource Recovery (ARR) is urging Austinites to “recycle right” and keep recycling contamination out of their blue carts as an ongoing observance of America Recycles Day, November 15, 2022.

Monday, Nov 14

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Austin Mobility News: Ross Road improvements complete with more to come

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Austin Mobility News: Ross Road improvements complete with more to come

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Austin Water Plans Prescribed Burns to Help Restore Native Grasslands on the Water Quality Protection Lands

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AUSTIN – Austin Water plans to conduct prescribed burns this winter on its Water Quality Protection Lands in Travis County. The prescribed burn season typically runs from November through late February and is designed to mimic the natural…