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NSCNA OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS FOR 2018

NSCNA OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS FOR 2018

Left to right: Steven Weintraub, Kenneth Webb, Rima Star, Bob Snee, Amelia Cobb, Dylan Biles, Lois McEvoy, Jon Menegay, Jeri Wines, Kevin Wier (not pictured: Mary Jane Wier)

NSCNA Officers and Directors for 2018:

President: Kevin Wier (president [at] nscna [dot] org)
Vice President: Kenneth Webb (vp [at] nscna [dot] org)
Secretary: Dylan Biles (secretary [at] nscna [dot] org)
Treasurer: Lois McEvoy (treasurer [at] nscna [dot] org)
Directors: (email to directors [at]
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Take the North Shoal Creek Draft Plan Survey

Take the North Shoal Creek Draft Plan Survey

Don’t forget to take the Draft Plan Survey for the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan! This is your last chance to comment on the draft plan before it heads to Planning Commission and City Council in February and March of 2018. The survey will close after this Friday, December 22nd.
• Check out the Draft North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan on the plan web page:  www.austintexas.gov/northshoalcreek
• Then take the Final Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NorthShoalCreekFinalSurvey

The survey will be open through this … Read More

North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan Open House on December 9th

North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan Open House on December 9th

The Planning & Zoning Department is pleased to announce the release of the draft North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan. At this point the draft is 90% complete. The draft plan is available for review in PDF format on the Plan web page, http://www.austintexas.gov/department/north-shoal-creek. The draft plan will also be available for review at the North Village Branch Library.

Come see the draft plan and give us your comments at the Draft Plan Open House:
Saturday, December 9, 2017
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What’s Happening With CodeNEXT?

What’s Happening With CodeNEXT?

Public input on CodeNEXT Draft 2 ended Oct. 31, and city staff are working now to get Draft 3 ready for its release date (November 28th).

On December 12th and December 19th, Draft 3 is scheduled to go before Austin’s two land use commissions for review. Both commissions are scheduled to vote on it Jan. 11th.

Next, Draft 3– annotated to reflect changes recommended by the two commissions– will be posted for action by the City … Read More

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING NOV. 7TH

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING NOV. 7TH

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7th 6:30-8:30 PM
IN THE PILLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LIBRARY
3025 Crosscreek Drive.

AGENDA INCLUDES
• Presentation on the Shoal Creek Trail Plan from the Shoal Creek Conservancy (for more info, visit

Shoal Creek Trail: Vision and Action Plan

• Presentation from the Waller Creek Conservancy on the Waller Creek Parks plan (for more info, visit

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• Presentation from CapMetro on proposed June 2018 route changes
• Update on CodeNEXT
• NSC Neighborhood Plan, Community … Read More

CODENEXT DRAFT 2: FINAL OPPORTUNITY TO COMMENT

CODENEXT DRAFT 2: FINAL OPPORTUNITY TO COMMENT

From Austin’s Planning Dept.: Public input on Draft 2 will be taken through Tuesday, Oct. 31. After that, staff will start working on their recommendation, which will be presented and considered for action by the Land Use Commission and the City Council.

We have one open house remaining: Southeast Austin: 10 a.m. to Noon Saturday, Oct. 28, at Dove Springs Rec Center, 5801 Ainez Drive. Children’s activities will be available. Language services will be available in Spanish.

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Northwest Austin CodeNEXT Open House Monday, Oct. 23 6-8 p.m. Anderson High School

Northwest Austin CodeNEXT Open House Monday, Oct. 23 6-8 p.m. Anderson High School

The CodeNEXT team will share information about CodeNEXT, the rewrite of the City of Austin’s land development code.

You can see the proposed zoning map, speak with code writers about changes to the code and how it affects you, and provide your feedback on the code. CodeNEXT staff will give a short presentation at 6:30 p.m.

Light refreshments will be provided.

For more information about CodeNEXT or for the full CodeNEXT Open House schedule, please visit austintexas.gov/codenext.

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FREE TREES AVAILABLE FROM TREEFOLKS

FREE TREES AVAILABLE FROM TREEFOLKS

October-March is tree planting season in Austin. While North Shoal Creek’s residential core has a pretty good tree canopy, overall our neighborhood needs more trees. If your yard can use one or more trees, you can probably get free ones from TreeFolks, a local non-profit that partners with the City of Austin to encourage tree planting and care.

There are two ways to get a free tree from TreeFolks:

  1. Sign up for their Tree Delivery service.
  • call TreeFolks at
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