Category Archives: Public Safety

The Public Safety Committee is responsible to maintain communication with law enforcement agencies and address issues relating to public safety concerns. The primary focus of the committee includes Neighborhood Watch, graffiti, safety, crime statistics, and community policing.
A separate section of the website devoted to our Neighborhood Watch and Patrol program which can be found here:

Riverside-Oltorf APD Pop-Up Community Event – Wed Nov 7th

Austin Police Department has received a grant for Community Based Crime Reduction program in the East Riverside/Oltorf neighborhood. There is an event planned this Wednesday to gather the communities’ concerns regarding the area in which they live (even if it … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Watch Patrol

From Tom Groce, Chair of Public Safety for SRCC: The SRCC is ready to restart the Neighborhood Watch Patrol. If you have an interest in participating in the Neighborhood Watch Patrol, please review the following: An explanation of the SRCC … Continue reading

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Safe Routes to Schools

If your child walks or rides their bike to school at THES or Fulmore, you might want to attend this meeting, being held at Fulmore on May 3rd between 4:00-7:00.  The City of Austin is taking input on infrastructure needs … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Watch Update

We are putting together a Google sign-up sheet so that members who have volunteered, and any future volunteers, will be able to select times and areas of the SRCC neighborhood to patrol as part of our reinstitution of the Neighborhood … Continue reading

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Transportation Department defends “speed cushions”

Posted from the Austin Monitor. Tuesday, February 13, 2018 by Jack Craver Roads Transportation Department defends ‘speed cushions’ Transportation Director Robert Spillar showed up at a meeting of the Public Safety Commission on Monday to defend “speed cushions,” the traffic-calming … Continue reading

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