HarrellsToday’s Austin American-Statesman has an article about the closure of Harrell’s on Burnet Rd. The hardware store has been at that location for over 40 years. They have another location on Oltorf which will remain open. According to the article, the owner Mike Harrell attributes the closure to rising taxes and competitive pressure from the big-box home improvement stores. Click here for the article. If you’re an Allandale resident, you can sign up for ANA’s listserve to read and/or submit comments about the closing.