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    Entries from October 29th, 2015

    Mopac South Environmental Study Workshop

    October 29th, 2015
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    MOPAC SOUTH ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY WORKSHOP The MoPac South Environmental Study workshop for stakeholders from Austin High School, Central Austin neighborhoods along the MoPac South corridor, and others who have shown an interest in Cesar Chavez Street is coming up soon! We look forward to sharing information about our recent efforts and hearing your input. The […]

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    MoPac South Toll Road Expansion Community Forum

    October 14th, 2015
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    The MoPac South Toll Road Expansion Community Forum at Austin High School was rescheduled to Monday, November 9th at 6:00pm.  (rescheduled from Oct 13 to Nov 9). There is much new information to share and discuss – we will send more information soon.  Commissioner Shea looks forward to seeing you on November 9!

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    Items 54 & 55 – City Council Meeting – October 15, 2015, Accessory Dwelling Unit Recommendations

    October 14th, 2015
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    Neighbors, The City Council will consider initiating the following code amendments regarding accessory (secondary) dwelling units (ADU) at the Council meeting on October 15, 2015.  These are items 54 & 55 on the meeting agenda. 1.    Reduce minimum lot size to 5750 square feet and apply it citywide including SF2 and SF3 zoned areas. 2.   […]

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    Short Term Rentals – Item #56 – Austin City Council Meeting – October 15, 2015 – Call To Action!

    October 14th, 2015
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    Neighbors, Austin’s short-term rental problem makes the New York Times!  Check out the comments to see the nationwide support for our cause!  http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/10/your-money/new-worry-for-home-buyers-a-party-house-next-door.html The Austin City Council will consider the following short-term rental (STR) proposals from Mayor Pro Tem Tovo at the Council meeting on Thursday, October 15, 2015: •    Initiate a phased-in process to […]

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    Mopac South Open House

    October 14th, 2015
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    Get the latest on the MoPac South Environmental Study at a Nov. 10 Open House WHAT: Open House WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, 3 – 7 p.m. WHERE: Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Road Meeting Rooms 1 – 5, Level 2 Parking is complimentary in the Palmer Parking Garage adjacent to the facility with […]

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    Neighborhood meetings to address disruptions from large events.

    October 14th, 2015
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    Here are two meetings for neighborhood folks upset about parking, noise, etc. caused by ACL The Parkland Events Task Force (PETF) needs your input regarding events on parkland.  You can provide input: •    On http://speakupaustin.org/discussions/events-at-austins-parks •    By texting “Events” to 512-643-5627 •    By sending an email to:  •    By attending PETF meetings:  http://austintexas.gov/petf The […]

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    Neighborhood Annual Social 2015

    October 12th, 2015
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    Neighborhood ANNUAL SOCIAL Join us for P. Terry’s Burgers!! Sun – Oct 18th, 11am – 2:00pm TARRYTOWN PARK WestAustinNG.com

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    Austin Mobility Committee meeting

    October 7th, 2015
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    http://austin.siretechnologies.com/sirepub/mtgviewer.aspx?meetid=940&doctype=agenda   The Mobility Committee will meet on Wednesday, October 07, 2015 at 3:00 PM, AUSTIN CITY HALL 301 W. SECOND STREET AUSTIN, TEXAS Ann Kitchen, Chair Sheri Gallo, Vice Chair Delia Garza Don Zimmerman AGENDA A quorum of the City Council may be present at this meeting. Action will only be taken by the […]

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    Mopac Improvement/CTRMA Open House

    October 7th, 2015
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    To be held at Palmer Events Center Oct 10

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    Mopac Improvement Community Meeting

    October 7th, 2015
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    To be held at Austin High School from 6:00 – 8:00PM, Wednesday October 7

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