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KBB is currently searching for an Education chair. The Education chair is responsible for educating school children regarding litter and waste handling practices;educating officials, teachers, semi-professional staff, clerical and maintenance staffs regarding cleanliness techniques; and recognition of outstanding class/school/staff. Please let us know if you are interested.

Every Tuesday morning, our beautification committee works hard taking care of Bindseil Park, Pecan Bottom Park, City Hall, Post Office, and all the planters on the east side of the historic district. We are currently meeting at 9 a.m. Come on out on Tuesday to join in all the gardening fun.

During our 20th anniversary year, we wanted to try to do a few fun new things! One of these fun new things is sending out an online newsletter! If you’d like to be added to the list to receive our newsletter send us an email or fill out information on our contact page!

Check out our latest newsletters here:

2019 KBB Newsletter Issue I

2019 KBB Newsletter Issue II

2019 KBB Newsletter Issue III

Updates:

11/15/19 KBB’s Don’t Mess with Texas Trash Off and River Cleanup is scheduled for March 28, 2020.

10/15/19  KBB’s Christmas Party will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 17 at Old 300 after the beautification committee finishes. Bring a white elephant gift if you’d like to participate in the gift exchange!

10/11/19 KBB’s 4th Quarterly Board Meeting will be on Tuesday, Oct. 15 after the Beautification Committee finishes up work around the square and Bindseil Park (around 10:30 a.m.) at Bindseil Park.

8/17/19 KBB’s beautification committee will be meeting at 9 a.m. again.

8/1/19 KBB’s 1st Annual Fall Sweep will take place on Sept. 28 at Bindseil Park at 9 a.m.

7/29/19 KBB’s 3rd Quarterly Board Meeting will be on Tuesday, July 30 after the Beautification Committee finishes up work around the square and Bindseil Park (around 10:30 a.m.) at The Bean and Biscuit.

7/18/19 KBB’s beautification committee will be meeting at 8:30 a.m. instead of 9 a.m. on Tuesdays to avoid some of the summer heat until further notice.

5/16/19 KBB’s 2nd Quarterly Board Meeting will be on Tuesday, May 21 after the Beautification Committee finishes up work around the square and Bindseil Park (around 10:30-11 a.m.) at The Bean and Biscuit.

4/20/19 The Blanco County Household Waste Collection Event will be on April 27 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 377 Transfer Road in Johnson City.

4/12/19 20th Annual KBB Trash Off and Citywide Cleanup and 13th Blanco River Cleanup has been rescheduled for 4/27.

4/5/19 20th Annual KBB Trash Off and Citywide Cleanup and 13th Blanco River Cleanup has been rescheduled for 4/13.

4/1/19 KBB has postponed the 2nd Quarterly Board Meeting until further notice.

1/8/19 KBB will be holding its 1st Quarterly Board Meeting after the Beautification Committee finishes up (around 11 a.m.) and the location for the meeting will be announced shortly.

1/1/19 KBB will not be meeting this Tuesday for beautification.

12/25/18 KBB will not be meeting this Tuesday for beautification.

9/18/18 KBB was unable to hold the raffle drawing on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Market Days. Due to the bad weather and flood warnings, Blanco Market Days was canceled. The KBB fundraiser scheduled for that Market Days, which is called the “Help Save The Historic Rock Walls ” raffle drawing, was postponed until October 12, 2018. It will be held at 3:15 p.m. at the Old Blanco Courthouse. Call 210-722-4799 for information.