To any Allandale Residents interested in Neighborhood Planning:
Saturday, April 15, 9am - 1:30pm
City Hall, 301 W.2d St.
Please RSVP by
If you have any questions, please contact Lori C-Renteria at 478-6770, or Tim Mahoney at 326-9944. We are limited to about the first 200 who contact us.
9:00 AM. Breakfast Tacos & Coffee in Lobby
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9:30 AM. Welcome & Presentations
1) Greetings (Mayor & Council Members) Overview of the Morning,
Outcomes to be achieved
2) UT Graduate Program in Community &
Regional Planning Presentation of findings on
neighborhood planning in
10:30 AM. Breakout Group Work I
1) The Purpose of
Neighborhood Planning: What do we want to Achieve?
2) Roles of the City Planner and the Neighborhood
3) Beyond Labels: Building the Relationships that We Most Desire
11:30 AM. Breakout Group Work II: World Café, with lunch
1)How Do We Get There
-- Choosing Action Steps to Strengthen Neighborhood Planning
2) Scope & Structure of the Planning Process
3)Governance in Planning Teams
1:00 PM. Summary of Next Steps
Top 3 Action Items from each Café table.
The Neighborhood Planning Convening Committee members are:
Lori Renteria ,
East Austin Neighborhood leader
Tim Mahoney, Chair, Urban Forestry Board;
Lorraine Atherton, former President, Zilker Neigh. Assoc.;
Jim Walker, ACC Professor, Sustainability Indicators Coordinator;
Patricia Wilson, UT Professor, Grad. Program, Community and Reg. Planning;
Chris Riley, Chair, Austin Planning Commission;
Mark Boyden, Northeast Neighborhood and ANC Sector Coordinator;
Linda Moore, North Neighborhood and ANC Sector Coordinator;
Jay Reddy, Chair, Neighborhood Planning Subcommittee, Planning Comm.;
Adam Smith, Interim Manager,
Toni House, Planning Team,
Karen McGraw, Private Neighborhood Planner and Architect;
Kevin Lewis, Member Austin Ind. Business Alliance, ANC;
Laura Morrison, President,
Steve Swanson, Communities Connecting;
David Richardson, member of Oak Hill Assoc. of Neighborhoods.