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Cleaning up website bugs!

Over time, websites generate bugs and errors that need to be fixed. One notable example that we recently discovered is that the Contact Us page isn’t working properly. Over the next few days, you might notice some downtime on the website as we go around fixing a few of the issues around the site. Additionally,

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Jan 14 Workday Cancelled!

Due to the recent (and ongoing) rains, we have no choice but to cancel the workday for today.  Sorry for any inconvenience, enjoy your weekend!   Feel free to join us on March 4th for It’s My Park Day!

Copperfield Trails Website Undergoing Update

We’re currently updating the website to reflect a restructuring of the Friends of Copperfield Trails group. Nothing big is changing, we’re merely making the website easier for more members to post news and pictures of the trail. You might notice some things out of place for the next few days while we clean up. Thanks

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New Trail Officially Opened!

On April 10, 2016, a new trail connecting Peggoty to Yager lane was officially opened. Neighbors from Copperfield, Coppertree Condominiums, Springs of Walnut Creek and Westview Canyon took a celebratory hike together to officially cross the trail for the first time.

Clean Sweep 2016 Success

The park cleanup from April of 2016 was a success! There were a few hiccups (including a rain shower almost immediately after the workday started), but the park was still cleaned and the group still managed to get a good picture! Thanks for coming out, everyone!

In late October, storms hit Austin causing flooding and damage all across the city. In our park, it downed some trees and made quite a mess of debris. On November 9th, an emergency cleanup gathering was scheduled to help clear a lot of the mess. Volunteers and Austin Community Service came together to rescue the

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Cleanup Day Pictures!

The September 28th cleanup workday was a success. We had a turnout of over 30 people helping to clean garbage, mulch trees, clear out dead foliage / branches, and more. Here’s some pictures of the overall event: Thanks for everyone who showed up! A lot of familiar faces and a lot of new ones!

New Park Map

We’ve uploaded a picture of what the new park should look like! It’s a map that gives basic details of the walkways and layout of the park. Feel free to check it out here.

Trail Workday on Sept 28!

For National Public Lands Day, FCNT is hosting a cleanup event on the 28th of September, 2013 (just a few weeks from now!).  If you’d like to come out, here are the details: When: Saturday September 28, 2013 9 AM to 12:30 PM Where: Meet at the Blakeney trail entrance/pond area Who: Anybody and Everybody

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