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    Joe Reynolds on CodeNEXT’s Views of Impervious Cover

    April 16th, 2018
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    Joe Reynolds, a long time Allandale resident has worked on local flooding issues over the years.  In 1981 he was on the Allandale Neighborhood Association Board and witnessed the destructive Shoal Creek flood.  He has professional experience in modeling large systems.  For his views on CodeNEXT’s impact on impervious cover see the following information. Article

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    Call to Action — Request Bond Funds to Protect Neighborhood

    February 22nd, 2018
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    Call to Action — Request Bond Funds to Protect Neighborhood: Help protect the ‘hood by attending this Thursday’s Bond Election Advisory Task Force Meeting (Thursday, Jan. 4, 4pm at City Hall) and telling them to include funding in the 2018 Bond Package to purchase strategic properties as they become available, such as Lions Municipal Golf […]

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    Call to Action — Request Bond Funds to Protect Neighborhood:

    January 2nd, 2018
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    Help protect the ‘hood by attending this Thursday’s Bond Election Advisory Task Force Meeting (Thursday, Jan. 4, 4pm at City Hall) and telling them to include funding in the 2018 Bond Package to purchase strategic properties as they become available, such as Lions Municipal Golf Course and the State Supported Living Center. During the Citizen […]

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    CodeNext Discusssion at HPWBANA Annual Meeting November 14

    November 14th, 2017
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    At the  HPWBANA Annual Meeting on Tuesday, November 14 (6:30 @ Chez Zee, 5406 Balcones Drive), the topic will be “How CodeNEXT Will Impact Our Neighborhood,” featuring guest speakers Ed Wendler, Jr and Barbara McArthur.

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    This is the Biggest Thing You Can Do to Help Bees

    October 9th, 2017
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    This is the Biggest Thing You Can Do to Help Bees Article by: Christy Erickson With over 4,000 species in North America and Hawaii alone, you might think we’re doing alright when it comes to bees, even in the face of devastating honey bee hive collapses. But what you rarely hear about when it comes […]

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    ACL Information for the Neighborhood

    October 3rd, 2017
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    ACL Festival Information for the Neighborhood Posted here are weblinks for ACL Fesival info, Park and city info and Transportation info. Posted here is a map of the Zilker Area.here is a map of the Zilker Area Posted here is a Barton Springs Pool access map. Posted here is a map of the bike routes […]

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    CodeNEXT Map of West Austin (2nd draft, September 17, 2017)

    September 17th, 2017
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    CodeNext Presentation by Jim Duncan, Zoning and Platting Commission Vice Chair

    August 2nd, 2017
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    For those interested in learning more about the proposed CodeNext changes to our Land Development Code, please see this PowerPoint Presentation on CodeNext that was given to the Austin Neighborhood Council by Jim Duncan, Zoning and Platting Commission Vice Chair.

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    CodeNext Meeting with Mayor Adler, Wednesday, June 28 at Westminster Presbyterian Church

    June 28th, 2017
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    Join us to discuss the City of Austin’s proposed CodeNext rezoning plan to revise the Land Development Code which determines how land can be used throughout the city – including what, where, and how much can be built.  Several of our central Austin neighborhoods will be significantly impacted by the rewrite of the land development […]

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    WANG’s Letter to City Council Requesting Additional Time for CodeNext Process

    June 7th, 2017
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    As shown in the posted here, WANG has requested that the City Council dramatically slow the process for adopting CodeNext.  WANG is concerned that the proposed Code was first published very recently, has continued to be revised in the intervening weeks, and remains incomplete. While City staff and its consultants, Opticos, have had over four […]

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