Category Archives: Planning & Zoning

This committee has an important role in SRCC’s process for responding to issues concerning zoning and planning. SRCC has a written policy on responding to requests for variances:

View the SRCC Variance Request Procedure

Our neighborhoods are greatly impacted by zoning issues. The SRCC neighborhood association is frequently asked to support or make a recommendation on individual requests to be exempt from zoning regulations. Because the issues can be complex, and residents want to be knowledgeable when cases are discussed at SRCC meetings, Teresa Griffin, co-chair of Zoning Committee, has written a basic guide to terms, zoning districts, site development, permits and planning.

View the Zoning & Land Use 101 document

Topics covered include:
* Zoning and Land Use 101
* Permitting & Building Codes 101
* Neighborhood Plan / Amendments / Zoning / Variances / Waivers 101
* Working with SRCC Neighborhood Association

Co-chairs:
Jean Mather 512-444-4153
Kent Anschutz 512-478-4947
Russell Fraser 512-447-2284
Marc Davis 512-656-2841
David Swann 512-447-6094

SRCC Position Paper on first draft of CodeNEXT

On June 5, the SRCC membership voted to approve a position paper created by the SRCC ad-hoc committee on the first draft of CodeNEXT, and on June 6 that paper was distributed to city staff, city council, and various city … Continue reading

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SRCC Position Paper on CodeNEXT

The SRCC/GSRCC Joint Ad-Hoc Committee on CodeNEXT is working on creating a position paper which lays out some concerns about the proposed new code and maps. The paper includes these topics: -Affordability -Mobility, transportation, parking -Inconsistency with neighborhood plans and … Continue reading

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Important CodeNEXT meeting Saturday 6/3 at 10am

Dear District 9 Neighbors, I want to remind you that on June 3, 2017, City staff will host a CodeNEXT Open House at City Hall from 10:00 AM – 12:00 p.m. As we approach this weekend, please visit austintexas.gov/codenext to … Continue reading

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CodeNEXT Update: Online Feedback and Meetings

What YOU can do to become informed and make your voice heard –Get informed at the city’s website: https://www.austintexas.gov/codenext –Come to the CodeNEXT Zone Mapping Open House City Council District 9 (Area Represented by Kathie Tovo) When: Saturday June 3, … Continue reading

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SRCC/GSRCC NPCT Joint Ad-Hoc Committee on CodeNEXT

A new ad-hoc committee has been formed by members of SRCC. This committee includes members of SRCC, members of the Greater South River City Combined Neighborhood Plan Contact Team, and the SRCC Planning and Zoning Committee. The committee will be … Continue reading

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