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Saving Our Cemeteries

Dale Flatt is a retired Austin Firefighter / EMT with 28.5 years of Service. Dale has been working with the Travis County Historical Commission, Texas Historical Commission, TXDOT, and the Austin History Center since March of 2000 to locate and better document historic cemeteries in Travis County. In 2004 Dale and a few friends started Save Austin’s Cemeteries (SAC), a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving historic cemeteries through documentation and education, and promoting historic cemeteries of Austin as local and state cultural resources. SAC is working with the city of Austin in preservation efforts within the five city cemeteries, as well as working with the community on documenting and protecting over 250 sites in Travis County.