Starting with the 2017-18 school year, TA Brown Elementary will be in a “portable campus” at Barrington. Here’s the announcement. Lots more details to come! The expectation is that this arrangement would continue for 2-5 years. Austin ISD’s facilities master … Continue reading
Update: Passed by City Council on November 20, 2014. At our November 16, 2014 neighborhood team meeting, we voted unanimously to support creation of a Vision Zero task force by the City of Austin, with a goal of reducing fatalities … Continue reading
In 2013, for both the North Lamar and the Georgian Acres neighborhood planning areas, the neighborhood team identified traffic calming as the top priority for the city’s capital budget. We have the following streets in various stages of the analysis, … Continue reading
The city is changing the parking and bike lanes on Georgian from 183 to Rundberg to make them wider, which is safer for people opening car doors and for bikers riding next to traffic. To do this, they will only … Continue reading
Attendance boundaries of the new school, approved at the AISD board of trustees meeting Dec 17, 2012. Other recommendations are that school busses be provided for students crossing Lamar or Rundberg to get to their new school, and that rising … Continue reading
Craig Estes, project manager with AISD, presented the site and building design for the new elementary school to be built north of Rundberg and Georgian. The building is planned with as a single story building with 32 classrooms, with room … Continue reading
Walnut Creek Elementary’s guidelines for success are self-control, organization, positive attitude, and respect – SOAR. Read the AISD Superintendent’s report of her visit to our neighborhood school.