"...In a series of presentations beginning late last month, the city and its prospective partners unveiled tentative plans for redeveloping Highland Mall and upper Airport Boulevard to a largely appreciative public. A few highlights: Austin Community College will keep the mall buildings as a campus facility, while RedLeaf Properties will master-plan the rest of the Highland site as a dense "new urban" community..."
"...4 ballot. Barring surprises, the proposal will likely track the Strategic Mobility Plan (SMP) that Council unanimously endorsed on June 26 (see "Council on Transportation: Pondering the Bond," Aug..."
"...FOOD FOR THE POOREST Learn about local efforts to plant edible gardens on unused land. 3pm..."
"...• City Council meets today (Thursday, April 29), mulling items including a "form-based code" pilot zoning program for Airport Boulevard, project prioritization for the city's Strategic Mobility Plan (which could inform the city's potential November bond program), and more – nothing as contentious as last week's adoption of Austin Energy's climate protection plan, which you can read about in "City Hall Hustle."..."
"...IMAGINE AUSTIN FORUM Discuss the Austin Comprehensive Plan and Strategic Mobility Plan. 9-11:30am..."
"...7 at the Commissioners Court, 700 Lavaca), Council is expected to decide whether to place a $1 billion bond proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot, in support of the Strategic Mobility Plan – having already unanimously endorsed the plan itself at its last meeting on June 26...."
"...Not that the interest was limited to property owners, of course. The mapping was presented at a City Council work session Tuesday morning; by the time it came back to a joint meeting of the Planning and Zoning & Platting Commissions that evening, speakers were ready with predictable talking points..."