The Austin City Council last week agreed to research funding for a downtown open spaces plan while studying the condition of existing parks and historical sites.

Downtown has three of the four squares that anchored its original grid — Wooldridge, Brush, and Republic. The study will target Brush Square as the center of Austin’s tourist industry as the Cap Metro Commuter Rail line prepares to open a station at the nearby Convention Center.

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