September 19, 2012 ECCNPT meeting agenda

East Cesar Chavez Neighborhood Planning Team

Terrazas Library, 1105 E. Cesar Chavez Street

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Meeting Agenda

Round of Introductions.

6 PM Citizen Communications: 15 minutes maximum, first come, first served.

Committee Reports and Possible Action Items:

Treasurer’s report: Update from Treasurer.

Crime and Safety: Updates, if any.

Local Historic District: Updates, if any.

Land Use & Design Committee: Updates, if any.

Affordable housing:

  1. Discuss and take possible action on Holly home repair grant funds.

Traffic and Transportation: Updates, if any.

Economic Development Committee: Updates, if any.

Education Committee: Updates, if any.

Communication Committee:

  1. Discuss and take possible action to update bylaws.

Tejano Walking Trail Committee:  Updates, if any.

Parks and Environment Committee: Updates, if any.

Fundraising Committee: Updates, if any.

Approve minutes from last meeting.

Action Items:

  1. Discuss and take possible action regarding a parking variance for a restaurant project at 1103 E. 6th Street. The proposed restaurant will not have a cocktail license.
  2. Discuss and take possible action regarding a City of Austin greenhouse relocating to a tract on Lambie St.
  3. Discuss and take possible action on whether we’ll sponsor one or more families in our neighborhood for Christmas this December.  We can work with the Martin Middle School to help identify the family.
  4. Discuss the date for the Holiday party.
  5. Discuss the dates of East Austin Studio Tour and whether we will pursue any outreach (historic preservation, tejano trails, etc.) during that event (November 10-18).
  6. Discuss a logo design and/or design contest for ECC t-shirts. Advertise in the next newsletter.


Confirm the next meeting at 6 pm on October 17, 2012 at Terrazas Library. Adjourn.