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Development Committee, Allandale Hotel development plan, February 9

Development Committee, Allandale Hotel development plan, February 9

Date: Wednesday, February 9
Time: 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Location: Norris Conference Centers, Magnolia Room, 2525 W. Anderson Ln. (map)

The Development Committee of North Shoal Creek Neighborhood Association is holding a meeting to discuss the Allandale Hotel “adaptive reuse” development plan. We will meet with Sarah Andre, S2A Development Consulting on behalf of Allandale Northcross LP. She will explain to us the details of their application for the Housing Tax Credit Program with the Texas Department of … Read More

APD Commander’s Forum, February 1

APD Commander’s Forum, February 1

Austin Police Department logoDate: Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Time: 6 pm
Location: Northwest Fellowship Church, 3427 Pond Springs Rd. (map)

The Austin Police Department conducts quarterly Commander’s Forum meetings in each APD district to share and discuss issues and concerns with residents and business owners, to improve the quality of life in that district.

The APD district representatives have been completely reorganized for 2011. We are now in Region 2 ADAM sector. This will be our first opportunity … Read More

Beautification Committee Meeting

Beautification Committee Meeting

Date: Wednesday, January 26
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Location: North Village Branch Library, 2505 Steck Ave.

This will be the first meeting of the year for the NSCNA Beautification Committee.

Please come and invite any other neighborss that might be interested or have some ideas for neighborhood projects.

If you are interested but unable to attend, please contact committee chair Mary Jane Wier at beautificationchair [at] nscna [dot] org so we can get your ideas.… Read More

NACA Meeting (Homeless RV Park Issues), Jan. 20

NACA Meeting (Homeless RV Park Issues), Jan. 20

Date: Thursday, January 20
Time: 7 – 9 pm
Location: Lanier High School, 1201 Payton Gin Rd. (map)

North Austin neighbors have been invited as guests to the North Austin Civic Association (NACA) monthly meeting in January. There will be some informational presentations that may be of interest to people who want to learn more about the proposal to build an RV park for homeless people near Braker and Burnet.

Here is the information we received on the … Read More

AISD Community Meetings, January 12 and 13

AISD Community Meetings, January 12 and 13

From Laura Kunz of the Austin Independent School District:

As leaders within the Austin community, we’d appreciate your attendance at and your help in sharing information with members of your community about AISD’s upcoming Facility Master Plan Community Meetings. Attached please find a flyer with details about the two Community Meetings taking place January 12 and 13 as well as draft content for inclusion in a newsletter or on a website for your use as needed.

AISD and the Facility … Read More

Photos from the NSCNA Luminaria Walk

Photos from the NSCNA Luminaria Walk

NSCNA Luminaria Walk

On Tuesday, December 21, the NSCNA Social Committee sponsored a Luminaria Walk at Pillow Elementary, starting at 6 pm. Amelia Cobb headed up this event, assisted by neighbors who helped her put up and take down two circles of  luminaries around the Pillow Elementary track. The 500 luminaries were made from candles and white paper bags.

Neighbors walked around the track and congregated at the refreshment table for cookies and hot cocoa. Amelia’s husband Brian set up a lovely arch … Read More

NSCNA Annual Membership Meeting, Jan. 4

NSCNA Annual Membership Meeting, Jan. 4

Date: Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Time: 6:30 – 8 pm
Location: Pillow Elementary, 3025 Crosscreek Dr.

The main order of business will be voting for Officers and Directors for 2011.

The Nominating Committee has made the following recommendations for 2011:

  • Chip Rosenthal (President)
  • Kenneth Webb (Vice-President)
  • Donna Eager (Secretary)
  • Cheryl Carter (Board Member)
  • Amelia Cobb (Board Member)
  • Ernestine (Ernie) Garcia (Board Member)
  • Donald (Don) Jones (Board Member)
  • Alice Kubacak (Board Member)
  • Jon Menegay (Board Member)
  • Mary Jane Wier (Board Member)
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Special Board of Directors Meeting, Jan. 4

Special Board of Directors Meeting, Jan. 4

Date: Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Time: Immediately after General Membership Meeting (approx. 8 pm)
Location: Outside Pillow Elementary, 3025 Crosscreek Dr.

Dear Neighbors,

At our September 7 General Meeting, we decided to apply for a City of Austin Urban Forest Grant, to plant trees around our neighborhood for shade and heat mitigation.

This month we got some great news: The City has approved our application, and awarded us $8,000 for this project.

This is a great opportunity for … Read More

Holiday Lights Walk, Dec. 21

Holiday Lights Walk, Dec. 21

photo of luminarias walkDate: Tuesday, December 21
Time: 6 – 8 pm
Location: Pillow Elementary, 3025 Crosscreek Dr.

We are planning a candlelight walk around the Pillow track, also knows as a luminaria.

Traditional luminarias are made from brown paper bags weighted down with sand and illuminated from within by a lit candle. These are typically arranged in rows to create large and elaborate displays.

This walk will take place on December 21, starting at 6 pm.

We are looking for additional … Read More