Category Archives: parks and trees

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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DRAFT minutes July 22, 2018 regular quarterly meeting

Sunday, July 22, 4-6pm Little Walnut Creek Library Officers: Colin MacDougal, Lisa Hinely Voting Members: Karen Bissett, Sherry Miller, Daniela Nuñez, Larry Reagan, Don Shepard, Rodney Thrailkill New Members: Eloisa Rojas, Santos Alvaredo, Tina Sanchez, Lisa Shepard 1. Approval of … Continue reading

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Brownie Park Planning update / Planificación del Parque Brownie puesta al día

Park neighbors and other stakeholders say they want soccer, swings, and picnic tables, in a park that’s fun and safe. Here’s more detail about the community planning process 2017-18. Let us know what you think about the three draft designs: … Continue reading

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Soil Kitchen

Each year, the City offers free soil testing to check for heavy metals like lead and for nutrients that garden fruits and vegetables need. Good news! Our soil is safe and normal. Here’s the Soil Kitchen results for our area. … Continue reading

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Georgian Acres Park development / desarollo del Parque Georgian Acres

Austin Parks and Rec department is partly through the engineering drawing 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 cutting down five trees! Here’s … Continue reading

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DRAFT minutes called meeting / reunión llamada March 3, 2018

Brownie Neighborhood Park, 10am-noon Voting members: Lisa Hinely, Larry Reagan New members: Nezvat Adil, Jeanette Allen, Raquel Estevez, Brenda Gonzales, Maria Mendoza, Joe Mitchell, Michelle Nikolajevic, Patrick Nikolajevic, Jesse Riche Guests: Jose Ramos, Bladimir Izquierdo, Martha Daysi Rodriguez, Patricia Ramos, … Continue reading

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