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Civic Events for Sat., July 11
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    ARR Suspends Bulk Collection

    After resuming for three weeks, bulk and brush collection through Austin Resource Recovery is once again suspended. However, if you've already received notice of collection in your area from July 6-24, it will still be provided. Get updates via the website or ARR's mobile app.
    As of Mon., July 6  
    Citywide
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    Black Lives Matter Student-Led Protest

    An entirely student-organized protest to increase public pressure on local government officials and demand an end to state-sanctioned violence and the prison industrial complex. Get more details on the FB event page.
    Sat., July 11, 1-6pm  
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    Black Lives Matter Student-Led Protest

    Students gather in support of city officials defunding APD and reinvesting the money into reformative justice programs for Black and Brown communities.
    Sat., July 11, 1-6pm  
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    City of Austin "How to Help" Portal

    Looking for the right way to help your community during the pandemic? Or do you have a volunteer opportunity that you want to list? Visit the city's "How to Help" portal to make a match. The portal includes ways to help from home, donation drives, and active community engagement opportunities.
     
    Online
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    PARD Facility Closures

    Due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases, as of July 6, all facilities and park amenities will be closed, including previously reopened facilities. All in-person programming for July is suspended. The Barton Creek and Bull Creek greenbelts are closed. Parks and trails are open, but the only amenities open are restrooms and water fountains. Masks and social distancing rules still apply, and PARD Rangers will patrol parks and help educate park users. Get updates and details online.
    Beginning Mon., July 6  
    Citywide
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    Project Connect Virtual Open House

    The virtual open house is designed to welcome a new round of feedback on Austin's high-capacity transit plan.
    Online
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    Shape Austin's Future: Redistrict ATX

    City Council district boundaries are redrawn every 10 years, and now is your opportunity to get involved by applying for the Applicant Review Panel or the Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission. Get all the details at RedistrictATX.org.
    June 1-Sept. 30  
    Online
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    Together Against Covid-19: A Multilingual Conversation

    Austin-Travis County officials want to hear from our communities of color, including our immigrant and refugee communities, who have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. Interpretation and breakout groups will be provided in Arabic, Burmese, English, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
    Sat., July 11, 10am-1pm. Free.  
    Online
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    WeFund Tool for Austin City Budget

    Have you wondered what "Defund the Police" could mean in real terms? If you could move millions of budget dollars around, where would you put it? This tool from the Austin Justice Coalition lets you do just that. Try it out for yourself and submit your ideal budget ahead of City Council's discussion on the subject, scheduled to begin July 23.
    Ongoing; budget deliberations begin July 23  
    Online

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