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Here's how to help after the Memorial Day Weekend flooding

Here’s how to help after the Memorial Day Weekend flooding

How to donate, volunteer to help Central Texas flood victims KVUE10:04 a.m. CDT May 28, 2015 (Photo: KVUE News) CONNECT 180TWEET 15LINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Central Texas was slammed by massive flooding this weekend that killed at least seven people and destroyed hundreds of homes. Many of our neighbors have been displaced. KVUE...
Rain, rainbows and sunsets in Bouldin

Rain, rainbows and sunsets in Bouldin

             
Upcoming dates for Bouldin Creek neighbors

Upcoming dates for Bouldin Creek neighbors

  5/24 Cap Tex Tri packet pickup 5/25 Cap Tex Tri (road closures) 5/27 KGSR Blues on the Green 5/27 South Lamar Corridor Improvement Program Open House 6/1 BCNA Steering Committee Meeting 6/9 BCNA General Association Meeting 6/24 KGSR Blues on the Green 6/15  Bulk Trash Collection 7/4 City of...
May Clean Up in Ricky Guerrero Park

May Clean Up in Ricky Guerrero Park

12 adults, assisted by one toddler and entertained by two babies, weeded and mulched the flower bed in Ricky Guerrero today and picked up trash from the creek. It looks wonderful – go take a look for yourself! Thanks to Jennifer, Susanna, Thryn, Ben, Roberto and Michael, as well as...
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SOUTH CENTRAL WATERFRONT: DESIGN WORKSHOPS & OPEN HOUSE

SOUTH CENTRAL WATERFRONT: DESIGN WORKSHOPS & OPEN HOUSE

Austinites are invited to participate in two Design Workshop events to inform designers in planning for great public spaces in the South Central Waterfront (SCW) area of Lady Bird Lake. Kickoff Workshop & Open House Tuesday, Sept. 1, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Share your input on conceptual designs for five key locations in the project area....

BCNA General Association Meeting: 8-11-2015 at the High Road, 700 Dawson Rd.

Preview of South Lamar Corridor Improvement Program 6-6:45PM Bouldin Creek Neighborhood Association General Meeting AGENDA August 11, 2015         6:45pm Location:         The High Road, 700 Dawson Rd. Times are approximate 6:00-6:45pm   South Lamar Corridor Improvement Program – OPEN HOUSE BCNA MEETING START 6:45-7:00         South Lamar – Q & A — Alan Hughes, Cheyenne Krause, COA...

BCNA General Association Meeting – Agenda for June 9th, 2015 at 6:45PM, The High Road (700 Dawson Rd.)

June 9, 2015, 6:45pm Location: The High Road, 700 Dawson Rd. Times are approximate 6:45-7:00pm Welcome and Introductions 7:00-7:05 Announcements · BCNA upcoming Happy Hour Friday, June 26 — El Mercado · Look for new BCNA “yard signs” announcing upcoming BCNA general meetings 7:05-7:20 South Central Waterfront Plan — Alan Holt, City of Austin Planner...

Austin Center for Events asks for your input!

The City of Austin is asking the public to weigh in on special events! Yesterday, the Austin Center for Events launched a survey to gather feedback on this past year’s South by Southwest festival and other events. The survey, which asks residents and visitors to weigh in on things like music programming, traffic, street closures...

Update on ROW vacation cases 900 S. 1st & 900 S. 2nd

Here’s an update on the two Right-Of-Way vacation requests that are pending before City Council related to PSW’s proposed developments at 900 S. 1st St. and 900 S. 2nd St. The 2 ROW vacation items were on today’s Council agenda, but were withdrawn at the request of city staff. No specific time was set for...
May 2015 - Heavy Traffic Calendar for Palmer/Long Centers

May 2015 – Heavy Traffic Calendar for Palmer/Long Centers

Date Day Venue Event Type Times Attendance  Traffic Flow 05/07/15 Thu PEC CCA Annual Banquet Banquet 530-1030p 1000 Hard Start LC Ballet Austin: Swan Lake Invited Dress 8p-10p 1500 (OTC) Hard Start 05/08/15 Fri LC Ballet Austin: Swan Lake Performance 8p-10p 2400 Hard Start 05/09/15 Sat PEC TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls Performance 7p-10p 1200 Hard Start...
24th Annual Bouldin Creek Cleaning - March 7

24th Annual Bouldin Creek Cleaning – March 7

We will hold our 24th Annual Creek Cleaning next Saturday, March 7, from 8:30 am to 12:30 p.m. It might not feel like this right now, but it will be a balmy 60 degrees. Meeting place is the entrance to Nicholas Dawson Park on the corner of South 1st and W. Gibson, across from El Mercado....
Palmer/Long Center Heavy Traffic Times for February 2015

Palmer/Long Center Heavy Traffic Times for February 2015

Date Day Venue Event Type Times Attendance Traffic flow Info 2/1/15 Sun LC Opera: Romeo & Juliet Performance 3p-6p 2400 Hard Start 2/3/15 Tue PEC CoA African American Heritage Show 11:30p-1p 1500 Hard Start 2/6/15 Fri LC Austin Symphony Orchestra Performance 8p-10p 2400 Hard Start 2/7/15 Sat PEC Rodeo Austin Gala Show 6p-11p 2500 Hard...
BCNA Neighborhood General Association Meeting is tonight at 6:45 PM

BCNA Neighborhood General Association Meeting is tonight at 6:45 PM

We will meet at The High Road, 700 Dawson Road. We will cover many topics, including the election of zone representatives for Brown and Lavender Zones. See the agenda for the meeting in our previous post, as well as on our Facebook page.

Bouldin Creek Neighborhood Association General Meeting AGENDA for February 10, 2015

BCNA General Association Meeting Time and Date: February 10, 2015, 6:45pm Location: The High Road, 700 Dawson Rd. Times are approximate 6:45-7:00pm Welcome and Introductions 7:00-7:05 Announcements • BCNA upcoming Happy Hour Friday, Feb. 27 — El Mercado • New City Council — Policy Discussions viewable online • Annual creek cleanup – West Bouldin Creek,...

Austin on List of Start-Up Friendly Cities

Tim Sprinkle, author of the new book Screw the Valley: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of America’s New Tech Startup Culture named Austin as one of the top cities friendly to Start-up businesses. Read about Austin and the other 6 cities on the list in the article by Inc. (http://www.inc.com/geoffrey-james/forget-silicon-valley-7-better-cities-for-startups.html?cid=sf01002)
Warren Wildlife Museum Opens - read a statement from the property manager

Warren Wildlife Museum Opens – read a statement from the property manager

On Tuesday, January 19th, BCNA President Kevin Lewis spoke with Jesse Ramel, the property manager of 1401 Bouldin Ave. to discuss questions about the property. Kevin asked him to send a statement for the neighborhood introducing himself and describing the owner’s plans and intentions for the property. That statement is below. This property and the...