SRCC General Membership Meeting Agenda 6/1/15

Monday, June 1, 2015 7:15 PM

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1. 7:15 Meeting procedures, etiquette, welcome newcomers. Verification of quorum. Reminder: state your name when presenting or seconding a motion. If an acronym is stated during the meeting and you don’t know what it means, please feel free to raise your hand and ask (see also footnote*).
Presenter throughout: Sounthaly “Tune” Outhavong, SRCC President, unless otherwise noted. (5 min)

2. 7:20 Membership and voting announcements. Pay multiple years in advance and get a discount.
Single membership: 1-yr $20; 2-yr $35; 3-yr $50 / Family membership: 1-yr $35; 2-yr $65; 3-yr $95
NOTE: In order to vote, dues must be paid a month in advance, with the exception that if a former member’s
dues have lapsed no more than 2 years, they may renew at the meeting and be eligible to vote. (2 min)

3. 7:22 Approve minutes from May 4, 2015, last regular monthly meeting (available at (3 min)

4. 7:25 Treasurer’s Report – see attachment to agenda distributed at the meeting; all reports are available upon
request to the Treasurer.
Presenter: Nancy Byrd, Treasurer (5 min)

5. 7:30 Committee Chairs reports
1) Parks, Schools, Environment; 2) Planning & Zoning; 3) Transportation & Public Safety; 4) Norwood; 5) Historic District–item below; 8) Finance; status of projects funded by SRCC; 9) ANC*; 10) Communications (10 min)

6. 7:40 Bluebonnet Hills Local Historic District–quick update
Presenter: Gretchen Otto, SRCC Vice President (5 min)

7. 7:45 1813 Brackenridge St. demolition/variance–possible new vote needed
Presenters: Jean Mather and/or Marc Davis, SRCC P&Z Committee (5 min)

8. 7:50 1602 Alta Vista–proposed demolition and new construction
Presenters: Michael C. Stouse, architect, 512-466-4600,; Kari Blachly, 512-289-0010,
(5 min/5 min Q&A)

9. 8:00 South Austin Christian Church (SACC) 206 E Annie St–Rebuilding plans and Bike Austin involvement–motion and vote possible
Presenters: SACC Pastor JD Elshoff, SACC member Margo Gregory, and BikeTexas Executive Director Robin Stallings, 512-476-7433,
(5 min/10 min Q&A)

10. 8:15 Austin Parks and Rec Urban Forestry Program–tree management plan
Presenters: Jeff Kessel, SRCC Transportation and Public Safety Co-Chair,; Lara Schuman, Program Manager of Urban Forestry Program, City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, 512.974.9545 |,
(5 min/5 min Q&A)

11. 8:25 City plans to address erosion problem in Blunn Creek along Little Stacy Park and Sunset Lane
Presenter: Janna Renfro, City of Austin Watershed Protection Department/Stream Restoration Program, 512-974-3422 |
(10 min)

12. 8:35 Auto body shop located at 2311/15 Rebel Rd.–violations of code, neighbor concerns regarding noise and pollution, request for support
Presenters: José E. Martínez, SRCC Member from Rebel Rd., (512) 517-3096,
(10 min)

13. 8:45 RPP request for Brackenridge from Milton to Annie for Thurs-Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat-Sun 1pm-10pm
Presenters: Dean Janeff, 1709 Brackenridge St.,
(5 min)

Presenter: Gretchen Otto, SRCC Vice President

NO GENERAL MEETING IN JULY–next meeting will be August 3.

BRIDGE CLOSURE: Rain has delayed the Larry Monroe Memorial.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! We still need a volunteer to chair our neighborhood watch program, and also someone to coordinate a 4th of July picnic.


Account reconciliation, Profit & Loss and Balance reports available upon request from
Presenter: Nancy Byrd, Treasurer

*Frequently used acronyms: ACF: Austin Community Fund; ANC: Austin Neighborhood Council; SF: Single Family zoning category; FLUM: Future Land Use Map; GSRC NPCT: Greater South River City Neighborhood Planning Contact Team, NCCD: Neighborhood Conservation Combining District

Agenda Prepared by Gretchen Otto,

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