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Mark Richardson is a multimedia journalist, editor and writer who has worked in digital, print and broadcast media for three decades. He is a nationally recognized editor and reporter who has covered government, politics and the environment. A journalism graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, he was recently awarded a Foundation for Investigative Journalism grant and has three Associated Press Managing Editors awards for excellence in reporting.
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Public input sought for park project
Austin’s Parks and Recreation Department is planning a community meeting Tuesday to discuss and gather public input for the Eilers Neighborhood Park Improvement project. The renovation project is part of PARD’s Capital Improvement Program. City officials anticipate renovations to picnic, play, pathway and landscape features of the park. The 8-acre park features Deep Eddy Pool, a toddler play area, an ADA accessible ramp to a hike and bike trail and a dock onto Town Lake for fishing and bird watching. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lions Golf Course Club House, 2901 Enfield Road.
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