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MEETING ABOUT PROPOSED SOCCER STADIUM ON MCKALLA PLACE SET FOR THURSDAY MAY 3 @ 7 PM

MEETING ABOUT PROPOSED SOCCER STADIUM ON MCKALLA PLACE SET FOR THURSDAY MAY 3 @ 7 PM

Here’s a message from the Gracywoods Neighborhood Association. This should be an interesting meeting. Did you know the location is on the east side of Burnet, just south of Braker Lane?

“Subject: Meet the developer for the proposed MLS soccer stadium 5/3 @7p.m.

Join us and let us know what do you think about the proposal to build a new soccer stadium on the City owned land behind Discount Tires on Braker and Burnet Road (near UT’s JJ Pickle and … Read More

CONGRATULATIONS TO NSCNA, RECIPIENT OF THE SHOAL CREEK CONSERVANCY’S GOOD NEIGHBOR AWARD!

CONGRATULATIONS TO NSCNA, RECIPIENT OF THE SHOAL CREEK CONSERVANCY’S GOOD NEIGHBOR AWARD!

From the Shoal Creek Conservancy’s April 10, 2018 blog:

“In 2018, the Good Neighbor Award goes to the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Association for developing the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan, which emphasizes walkability, connectivity, and access to green space.

The purpose of a Neighborhood Plan is to provide an opportunity for community members to shape the future characteristics of a neighborhood where they live, work, or own property.

The North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Planning Area is a one square-mile

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**Important Reminder** — Garage Sale Map Deadline is Wed. Apr. 18

**Important Reminder** — Garage Sale Map Deadline is Wed. Apr. 18

Our North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Garage Sale is Saturday, April 28. The deadline to sign up so your address will appear on the map of neighborhood garage sales is Wednesday, April 18. To have your sale added, email your name, address, and contact email or phone number to garagesale [at] nscna [dot] org.

You do NOT have to be a NSCNA member to have your sale appear on the map. If you haven’t already signed up, do so soon!!!… Read More

REMINDER — THIS SATURDAY 10 AM! COMMUNITY GARDEN RIBBON CUTTING

REMINDER — THIS SATURDAY 10 AM! COMMUNITY GARDEN RIBBON CUTTING

The NSC Community Garden Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 14th 10am at the Community Garden (corner of the Pillow Elementary School Campus at Crosscreek and Flagstone).

Guest speakers include Council Member Leslie Pool, and representatives from The Sustainable Food Center and Parks and Recreation Department. Compost demos will be given, and the Master Gardener will also be on hand to answer your spring gardening questions.

*Please bring $15 cash if you’re interested in purchasing a custom … Read More

IMPORTANT: NSC Neighborhood Plan Hearing POSTPONED From April 20 to April 24th

IMPORTANT: NSC Neighborhood Plan Hearing POSTPONED From April 20 to April 24th

The North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan public hearing has been postponed to April 24th.

This email is to inform you that the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan public hearing has been postponed. There will be no presentation on April 10th. The case will be heard at the April 24th Planning Commission at 6:00PM at City Hall. We will send an update when the City Council date is determined.

Sincerely,

Jeff Engstrom, AICP
Senior Planner
City of Austin Planning

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North Shoal Creek’s Annual Garage Sale is Sat. April 28

North Shoal Creek’s Annual Garage Sale is Sat. April 28

Will you be holding a sale that day? If so, be sure to register your garage sale so it will appear on the map of garage sale locations. To register, send your name, address, and contact email or phone # to garagesale [at] nscna [dot] org (only your address will appear on the map)

Deadline to sign up for your address to appear on the map is Wednesday, April 18.

Don’t delay; register your sale today! And if you’re not … Read More

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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NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN SURVEY DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN 1

NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN SURVEY DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN 1

The following was received from Jeff Engstrom, AICP, Senior Planer , City of Austin Planning and Zoning Department:

We have extended the comment deadline for the Draft North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan.

Due to popular demand, we’re extending the time for everyone to review and comment on the draft North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan. The survey will now close on Monday, January 1st.

Check out the Draft North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Plan on the plan web page: www.austintexas.gov/northshoalcreek
If you … Read More