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New Kid on the Block
Neighborhood Services office aims to help neighborhoods help themselves
News Story  January 14, 2000, by Mike Clark-Madison
"..."We recognize that the city of Austin needs to coordinate better how it responds to neighborhoods," says Cora Wright. That would be her job, or at least one of the mandates of the new Office of Neighborhood Services that she directs..."

North Central Blues
APD's new North Central Area Command force is bringing community policing to blighted north central neighborhoods
News Story  May 7, 2004, by Jordan Smith
"...and so on. The entire system is almost entirely complaint-driven, says Cora Wright, NPZD assistant director..."

Use Only as Directed
Patenting the Formula
News Story  August 19, 1999, by Mike Clark-Madison
"...I say "speculative," even though the city officially already has, within the Health and Human Services Department, a Neighborhood Services program run by a Neighborhood Officer (her name is Cora Wright, and she was HHS's lead staffer on the Chestnut project). The fact that maybe 1% of you readers knew that, and maybe 1% of that number could describe the HHS program's services, helps explain why the widely touted neighborhood plans have become such capacious vessels..."

Event Horizon
As festivals, crowds, and expenses proliferate – is Austin approaching major event overload?
News Story  July 12, 2013, by Mike Kanin
"...These days, the city's Parks and Rec­re­a­tion Department alone counts more than 160 events a year, which translates to more than 230 calendar days, according to Assist­ant Parks Director Cora Wright. These and other activities fill the city's calendar with street closures, extra duty assignments, and cleanup responsibilities..."

Naked City
City Manager Jesus Garza forms a top-level committee to oversee neighborhood services.
News Story  November 12, 1999, by Mike Clark-Madison
"...The city's new, or revived, Office of Neighborhood Services, run by Cora Wright, which will operate the Neighborhood Academy public education program and do street-level "problem solving" and "information sharing" with its soon-to-be-hired field reps, starting in Northeast and Central East Austin with expansion in future budget years...."

Totally PC
When it comes to city planning, nothing's constant but change.
News Story  October 6, 2000, by Mike Clark-Madison
"...That sets up a conflict between the Dept. of Neighborhood Planning Manager Carol Barrett and ONS director Cora Wright..."

Naked City
Austin tries to clarify -- and enforce -- its rules against "bandit signs."
News Story  October 10, 2003, by Mike Clark-Madison
"..."These signs ... are obstructive to pedestrians and pose a potential safety hazard to drivers throughout the city [and] are an illegal form of advertising that diminishes the beauty of our neighborhoods and city landscape," writes city neighborhood liaison Cora Wright..."

SXSW Film Releases Full Feature Lineup
Slate includes everyone from Wes Anderson to the Zellners
DAILY Screens  January 30, 2014, by Monica Riese
"...For Those in Peril (UK) Director/Screenwriter: Paul Wright In a remote Scottish town, a young man is the lone survivor of a strange fishing accident that claimed the lives of five men. Spurred on by sea-going folklore, the village blames him for this tragedy, making him an outcast amongst his own people..."

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