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Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Public input sought on more wild-rice regulation

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will hold initial scoping meetings and take public comment on the potential designation of a segment of the San Marcos River as a new State Scientific Area to protect federally endangered Texas wild-rice and its habitat.

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Boot Scoot Ball to benefit Harrison Ranch Park

The Boot Scoot Ball will take place Saturday at the Salt Lick Barbecue Restaurant in Driftwood. The event is a fundraiser to benefit the development of Harrison Ranch Park in Dripping Springs.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

Kyle receives $500K TPW grant

Kyle received $500,000 in state money today to kick-start a 300-acre parks project on the city's east side.