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Old 03-08-2018, 05:19 PM   #1524
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Re: Amazon HQ2 RFP

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Went to Austin last year for the first time and was underwhelmed by it... but was shocked at how truly small it felt...almost boony just outside downtown. .....but “live music capital” ? Nashville wins hands down. Also there’s no stores downtown just restaurants and bars...I think a good mix is nice since most of them close during the day. Austin does not deserve the hype.....
unquestionably.... btw, Lake Travis and the Canyons out towards Marble Falls makes Austin the unique place that it is.... At one point during the drought a few years ago, Lake Travis was down 90 ft from its normal level. Tough times.
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