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About nlct

The North Lamar/Georgian Acres neighborhood is a diverse and connected mixed-use area bounded by 183, North Lamar, Braker, and I-35. The "North Lamar/Georgian Acres contact team" (NLCT) works to achieve our vision of a safe healthy neighborhood for residents, property owners, and businesses.

Upcoming Neighborhood Team meetings / Reuniones del equipo del vecindario

Sunday, Nov 12, 4-6pm – regular quarterly meeting at YMCA Sometimes things do not go as we have planned! Check back to confirm meeting times and locations. There are lots of smaller gatherings and project activities between quarterly meetings. Check … Continue reading

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Little Free Libraries / Libros-Libres

“Building community, Sparking creativity, Inspiring readers” / “Construir la comunidad, Estallar la creatividad, Inspirar a los lectores” Our neighborhoods have three little free libraries so far / Nuestros vecindarios apoyan tres libros-libres hasta ahora: Our newest little free library is … Continue reading

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November 7 bond elections

Register to vote October 10 is the last day to register or change your address to be eligible to vote in this election. Austin ISD bond $1,051M bond initiative “designed to modernize or construct 16 new campus facilities, some of … Continue reading

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Volunteer in our neighborhood

In addition to neighborhood team activities, there are many different ways to connect with our neighbors and build a stronger community. If you participate in one of these programs, please share your experiences. Austin Humane Society needs people to socialize … Continue reading

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Our neighborhood schools / Nuestras escuelas vecinales

Brown Elementary School @ 400 Cooper Drive Back to School Night September 20 Webb Primary School Barrington Elementary School Guerrero Thompson Elementary School Back to School Nights Sept 21 and 28 Walnut Creek Elementary School IDEA Rundberg Cedars International Academy … Continue reading

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TA Brown @ 400 Cooper Drive

The Barrington school and park site now has nine more portable buildings, for TA Brown Elementary. Brown will also share some of the Barrington buildings, such as the cafeteria. During the past school year, TA Brown faculty and students were … Continue reading

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I35/183 expansion

June 2017 update: TxDOT plans to start construction later this summer. The city plans to upgrade the water and wastewater lines, since the area is under construction anyways. From May 2016: TxDOT is in the final stages of deciding on … Continue reading

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