North Shoal Creek Planning Process Has Begun!

North Shoal Creek Planning Process Has Begun!

The City has set up a website for our North Shoal Creek Planning Process. It’s at http://www.austintexas.gov/department/north-shoal-creek You’ll find there: . a link to a flowchart of the entire process; . a link to the online survey; . a link to a 50 pg. background report done by City staff on North Shoal Creek; and . a link to sign up to be notified about the plan’s progress and to receive future meeting notifications. Please take time to check out…

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Membership Approves Neighborhood Partnering Program Application

Membership Approves Neighborhood Partnering Program Application

At our Sept. 21st Special Membership Meeting, NSCNA members voted to approve applying to the City of Austin’s Neighborhood Partnering Program (NPP). The NPP proposal NSCNA will submit to the City includes the following: . a community garden to be constructed in the southwest corner of the Pillow Elementary School playground; . beautification of traffic calming bulb-outs on Rockwood; . beautification and neighborhood “branding” of two neighborhood bridges (the large one of Steck and the smaller one on Rockwood); ….

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UPDATE – NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN IS ABOUT TO BEGIN

UPDATE – NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN IS ABOUT TO BEGIN

Copied below is the text from an email received from Jeffrew Engstrom, Senior Planner in the City of Austin Planning and Zoning Department: The North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan is about to begin! The City of Austin is pleased to announce the first meeting for the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan. The North Shoal Creek neighborhood planning area includes everything surrounded by US 183, Burnet Road, Anderson Lane, and Mopac. We invite every resident, business, and property owner in the…

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NEIGHBORHOOD PARTNERING PROGRAM PRESENTATION SLIDES

NEIGHBORHOOD PARTNERING PROGRAM PRESENTATION SLIDES

The slides from NSCNA VP Sarah Brandon’s presentation at the Sept. 6 General Membership Meeting about the Association’s proposed Neighborhood Partnering Program (NPP) can now be viewed at NSCNA’s Facebook page or at this link:  NPP Presentation Please take a few moments to go through them. Sarah and her committee have done a great job putting together what I think is a very creative proposal. It includes a community garden, beautifying the bulb-outs on Rockwood, beautifying North Shoal Creek’s bridges,…

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NSCNA SPECIAL CALLED MEETING SEP 21

NSCNA SPECIAL CALLED MEETING SEP 21

There will be a special called meeting of the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Association: When:  Wednesday, September 21 from 6:30-8 pm. Where: Pillow Elementary School. Members will be voting on: Proposed Neighborhood Partnering Program. Community garden application. Use of the association’s reserve funds.  

NSCNA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING, SEP 6, 2016

NSCNA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING, SEP 6, 2016

The next General Membership Meeting of the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Association will be held: When: Tuesday, September 6, 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM. Where: Pillow Elementary School, 2025 Crosscreek Drive. In addition normal business, the agenda will include: Neighborhood Safety and Crime Watch, by Austin Police Dept District Representative Officer Darryl Grayson and Safety Committee. Neighborhood Partnership Program, including community garden. Update of Austin Oak. PUD and development activities. Pillow Elementary School report by Principal Hill. Bylaws Amendments….

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NORTH SHOAL CREEK NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN UPDATE

NORTH SHOAL CREEK NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN UPDATE

According to information received from the City of Austin Planning & Zoning Department, the planning process for the long awaited North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan will begin soon. The process will begin with a Kickoff public meeting and workshop organized by the City on Saturday, October 1, from 9 AM to Noon at Pillow Elementary school cafeteria. Breakfast will be served. About three weeks prior to the meeting, the City will mail postcards to all neighborhood residents and property owners…

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IT’S HERE! NEIGHBORHOOD PLANNING WORKSHOP OCTOBER 1st

IT’S HERE! NEIGHBORHOOD PLANNING WORKSHOP OCTOBER 1st

Add this date to your calendar: Saturday, October 1st, 9 am to noon, in the cafeteria of Pillow Elementary School. That’s the date of the kickoff workshop for the North Shoal Creek Planning Process (NSCPP). Two additional meeting have been scheduled for November 12th and December 3rd, also at Pillow. Watch for a postcard to arrive in early September. In addition to information about the meetings, it’ll contain the link to a website about our planning process that Austin’s Planning…

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AUSTIN WATER PUBLIC WORKSHOP

AUSTIN WATER PUBLIC WORKSHOP

As you may know, Austin Water is leading the development of Water Forward – Austin’s integrated water resources plan. This 100-year plan will evaluate mid- to long-term water supply and demand management options for the City of Austin. This plan will provide a holistic and inclusive approach to water resource planning – including significant public outreach and engagement, with a focus on gathering meaningful public input to develop a plan that is representative of Austin community values. Austin Water is…

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