Harvey Kronberg, editor of "The Quorum Report" and co-owner of Austin Flag and Flagpole, was the keynote speaker at the South Austin Civic Club 2012 Banquet. He weighed in on Gov. Rick Perry's presidential candidacy and redistricting.
South Austin Civic Club board member Colleen Nance presents a plaque to Walter Moreau for being the Business Person of the Year. Moreau is the executive director of Foundation Communities, a nonprofit that provides affordable housing and tax form preparation.
The South Austin Civic Club's latest initiative is to raise funds to erect a statue of Stephen F. Austin to replace a statue that was destroyed in 1995 on South Congress Avenue. A model of the statue was on display at the club's 2012 banquet.