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FREE TREE DELIVERIES BY TREEFOLKS

FREE TREE DELIVERIES BY TREEFOLKS

Would you like a free tree delivered to your home? If you’re an Austin resident or an Austin Energy customer, you can sign up for our NeighborWoods program and we will deliver a tree directly to your doorstep by the end of March.

The best part? Our only expectation is for you to be a loving tree owner. How sweet is that? Go to https://www.treefolks.org/gis/waitlist.php to sign up for your tree today. Don’t forget to spread the word to to … Read More

NSC CONTACT TEAM MEETING THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 6:30-7:55 PM, FIRST TEXAS HONDA CONFERENCE ROOM

NSC CONTACT TEAM MEETING THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 6:30-7:55 PM, FIRST TEXAS HONDA CONFERENCE ROOM

The North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan Contact Team’s first quarterly meeting of 2019 is Thursday, February 14, from 6:30 to 7:55 p.m. in the First Texas Honda Conference Room*.  The agenda for the meeting is posted below.

* (Please enter the dealership via the Steck entrance and park in the visitors’ parking lot to your left, nearest the big United States flag. If you enter through the main entrance, the conference room is down the corridor to your left. If Read More

2019 Officers Elected, Board Meetings Scheduled

2019 Officers Elected, Board Meetings Scheduled

Here is a list of the NSCNA’s 2019 officers and board of directors who were elected during the January 8 membership meeting:

  • Officers-
    Kevin Wier, President (president [at] nscna [dot] org)
    Jon Menegay, Vice President (vp [at] nscna [dot] org)
    Dylan Biles, Secretary (secretary [at] nscna [dot] org)
    Jeri Wines, Treasurer (treasurer [at] nscna [dot] org)
  • Directors (directors [at] nscna [dot] org) –
    Iain Cox
    Anna Hobbs
    Sharon Justice
    Rima
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Austin Community Tree (ACT) Program distributes free trees in North Shoal Creek

Austin Community Tree (ACT) Program distributes free trees in North Shoal Creek

North Shoal Creek’s low tree canopy (20%) combined with the recent adoption of its neighborhood plan recently resulted in 173 free trees being distributed to North Shoal Creek residents who requested them via ACT’s 2018 program. Residents could select from three kinds of shade trees — Lacy Oak, Mexican Sycamore, or Mexican White Oak – and three kinds of understory trees — Mexican Buckeye, Texas Mountain Laurel, or Mexican Plum. Community volunteers along with Austin Development Services staff and staff … Read More

Shoal Creek Boulevard Community Listening Session December 12 5:30-7 p.m.

Shoal Creek Boulevard Community Listening Session December 12 5:30-7 p.m.

The Austin Transportation Department wants your feedback related to transportation safety and mobility for people using Shoal Creek Boulevard. A community listening session is scheduled for Wednesday, December 12, at the Gullett Elementary School cafeteria, 6310 Treadwell Boulevard. Interested stakeholders are encouraged to stop by anytime between 5:30 and 7pm to share feedback through a series of interactive exhibits.… Read More

NORTH SHOAL CREEK COMMUNITY GARDEN TOUR THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2-4 P.M.

NORTH SHOAL CREEK COMMUNITY GARDEN TOUR THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2-4 P.M.

REMINDER: NORTH SHOAL CREEK COMMUNITY GARDEN TOUR
NOV. 8, 2-4 PM

Our North Shoal Creek Community Garden has been selected as part of Austin Design Week 2018. The event/tour takes place on Thursday, November 8, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Using design thinking, our neighborhood identified a community need and came together to create a space to foster the neighborhood’s identity, encourage neighbors to gather socially, engage with the land through gardening, and provide educational opportunities to the students … Read More

FALL FREE SHRED DAY NOV 3

FALL FREE SHRED DAY NOV 3

The Austin chapter of ARMA along with Balcones Shred are sponsoring the 6th annual Free Fall Shred Day on Sat, Nov. 3, 2018 from 8am – 1:30pm.  The event will be held at the Balcones Shred Facility (9301 Johnny Morris Rd, Austin TX).  Only dry paper packed in cardboard boxes no larger than 24 x 24 x 36 inches with fitting lids will be accepted (securely closed box flaps are also acceptable). Please do not bring hard plastics, plastic bags, … Read More

North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan Contact Team Fall Meeting

North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan Contact Team Fall Meeting

North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan Contact Team Fall Meeting Thursday, November 8

6:30-8:00 p.m., First Texas Honda Conference Room, 3400 Steck Avenue, Austin, TX 78757

AGENDA:

 

Time                           Activity                                                                                   

6:30-6:45                   Review of agenda and ground rules; introduction of new members

6:45-7:00                   Election of NSCNPCT Secretary–Candidate: Dylan Biles

7:00-7:30                   Discussion: Neighborhood Plan Appendix: Top Plan Actions

7:30-7:45                   Review and discussion: Site plan application for 8526 Burnet  Rd.

7:45-8:00                   New Business

8:00                            Adjournment

The NSCNPCT meets quarterly on the second Thursday in February, … Read More