South Central Waterfront Talkabout #6

A Vision Framework Plan for the South Central Waterfront

The SCW Vision Framework Plan is the result of a multiyear effort of planning and community engagement. The Plan sets aspirations and recommendations to help ensure that expanded park spaces, public gathering places, green streets, and affordable housing are central to the future redevelopment of this rapidly changing area. The City Council will consider adopting the Plan at a June 9th public meeting.

Learn about the SCW Vision Framework Plan, and hear from key consultants who have contributed to the making of the plan:

Margaret Robinson PLA | co-founder and Principal of Asakura Robinson, an award-winning landscape architecture, planning, and urban design firm.

Asakura Robinson has helped craft the physical framework for the SCW Plan to create a great public realm for the district.

Dr. Abe Farkas | Director of Development Services at ECONorthwest | Portand, OR.

Abe is an expert in finance, real estate development, and crafting urban development partnerships nationwide. His firm has helped create the financial framework for the SCW Plan. The financial framework sets strategies to fund the vision of a great public realm and support creation of potentially hundreds of affordable housing units.

Location Information
Texas School for the Deaf

1102 S. Congress Avenue

Austin, TX 78704

Contact Information
Lizzy Smith
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