Category Archives: Who we are

Sudden Violent Death 2012-present

Objective Q.1: Promote public safety through community organization. Objective Q.2: Ensure public safety throughout the planning areas. Objective T.5: The streets within the planning areas should be safer for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists. Objective T.6: Improve the safety of pedestrians … Continue reading

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In the News / Noticias 2019

Media mentions in 2019 of North Lamar/Georgian Acres people and businesses. Menciones en los medios 2019 de personas y empresas de North Lamar / Georgian Acres. en Austin TX. December 27, 2019 Firefighters respond to fire at Austin Suites Hotel … Continue reading

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Our AISD School Leadership / Nuestro liderazgo escolar de AISD

Walnut Creek Elementary Principal Dr Dinorah Bores was named Austin ISD’s principal of the year for 2019. Since she’s been at Walnut Creek, they’ve built on their arts programs by adding STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) activities and improving … Continue reading

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North Lamar International District Merchant Association

The North Lamar International District Merchant Association made their public debut in March 2019, with two weekends of a wildly successful Asian Night Market. They’ve been organizing behind the scenes for a couple of years, supported by the city’s economic … Continue reading

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Community Development Commission North Austin seat

[April 2 Update: Tandera Louie elected as the new North Austin commissioner.] Tuesday, April 2, at 6pm at Dobie Middle School for the nomination and election of the new North Austin representative. All residents 18 and up are eligible to … 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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2018 in pictures / 2018 en fotos

Chinatown Center Year of the Dog Celebration I35/183 flyover construction TA Brown Design Meeting Brownie Neighborhood Park and Grow Zone Detention Pond Maintenance Pollinator Demonstration Garden / Jardin de Polinazadores Solar Lighting Installation Little Walnut Creek Urban Trail

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In the News / Noticias 2018

Media mentions of North Lamar/Georgian Acres people and businesses in Austin TX. Las medias mencionan la gente y los negocios de North Lamar/Georgian Acres in Austin TX. December 28, 2018 Top 10 Grocery Store Restaurants [including Tropical Market and Selam] … 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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Little Free Libraries / Libros-Libres

“Building community, Sparking creativity, Inspiring readers” / “Construir la comunidad, Estallar la creatividad, Inspirar a los lectores“ February 2018 update: Wow, check out this lighted triple-decker on Starling Dr! / ┬íMira! Uno iluminado de tres pisos en la calle Starling! … Continue reading

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