Category Archives: parks and trees

Georgian Acres Park development / desarollo del Parque Georgian Acres

April 2019 Update: Austin Parks and Rec department is almost through the site plan permit process needed before park construction can begin. They’re going to be able to include playscapes, a picnic pavilion, basketball court, and walking trail, with only … Continue reading

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March 2 Brownie – It’s My Park Day / ¡Es Mi Parque!

DRAFT Minutes for the NINTH annual Brownie It’s My Park Day, Saturday, March 2 from 9am to noon, called meeting of the North Lamar/Georgian Acres neighborhood plan contact team. Officers: Colin MacDougal, Lisa Hinely, Larry Reagan Other members: Sherry Miller, … Continue reading

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Little Free Libraries / Libros-Libres 2018-19

“Building community, Sparking creativity, Inspiring readers” “Construir la comunidad, Estallar la creatividad, Inspirar a los lectores” January 2019 Our newest little free library, shown here under construction, is now open on Oriole, one block south of Brownie Neighborhood Park. Nuestro … Continue reading

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North Lamar / Georgian Acres sponsorships and donations

The North Lamar/Georgian Acres neighborhood team can develop a sponsorship to meet your interest and your desire for recognition or anonymity – landscaping a neighborhood entrance, multilingual child safety outreach materials, classes on health topics, youth sports teams, … Let … Continue reading

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Brownie Park Master Plan / Plan Maestro para el parque Brownie

The master plan for our expanded Brownie neighborhood park is finally here! It includes swings, play areas for soccer and games, a walking trail, and picnic tables for family gathering. ¡El plan maestro para nuestro parque ampliado del vecindario Brownie … Continue reading

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Barrington School Park improvements Phase II / Mejoras en el parque Barrington fase II

Over winter break, Barrington School Park will be getting more “green” features, including more walking trail and containers to recycle. The improvements are funded by a grant from Austin Parks Foundation. Durante las vacaciones de invierno, Barrington School Park obtendrá … Continue reading

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Brownie Grow Zone update / zona de crecimiento actualización

It’s been one year since the Brownie grow zone restoration plan was approved. El plan de restauración de la zona de crecimiento Brownie fue aprobado hace un año. Thanks to all the volunteers and parkgoers who have planted, watered, picked … Continue reading

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