SRCC General Meeting November 15, 2022


Tuesday, November 15, 2022, 7:00  PM

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1.  7:00  General Membership Meeting Welcome

Meeting procedures, Zoom tools, etiquette, welcome newcomers. Verification of quorum. Reminder: state your name when presenting or seconding a motion. Please see acronyms below.    

Presenter throughout unless otherwise noted: Wendy Todd, SRCC President  (5 min)

2.   7:05    Membership Report

Please send us information, stories, and photos for social media! 

Membership fees:  single: 1/2/3 year: $20/$35/$50;  family: $35/$65/$95 

To vote or make motions, members must be current:

Presenter: Mary Janecek-Friedman, SRCC Membership Secretary  (5 min)

3.  7:10  Treasurer’s Report

All reports available upon request to the Treasurer: 

Presenter: Will Andrews, SRCC Treasurer  (5 min)

4. 7:15  Reports from Standing Committee Chairs

1) Planning and Zoning; 2) Historic Preservation; 3) Finance; 4) Mobility (Parking Transportation Management District, Project Connect, and I-35 updates); 5) Public Safety; 6) Parks and Environment; 7) Schools; 8) Communications  (10 min)

5. 7:25  Reports from Area Coordinators and Representatives 

9) Norwood; 10) GSRC NPCT; 11) EROC NPCT; 12) ANC; 13) SCC; 14) South Central Waterfront; 15) St. Edward’s; 16) S. Central Affordable CDC; 17) Land Development Code Ad Hoc committee  (10 min)

6. 7:35  Approve Minutes 

October 2022 monthly general meeting minutes (available at

Presenter: Dan Fredine, SRCC Secretary  (5 min)

Upcoming Meeting dates: EC Dec 6


7.  7:40  Planning and Zoning 

406-428 Alpine – Construction of safety improvements at the intersection of Alpine Rd and S. Congress will begin sometime in November and last about a month. For more information, call AustinMobility at 512-974-2300 or email:

Presenter: Sarah Campbell, SRCC Planning and Zoning Chair (5 min)

8.  7:45  Mobility

Mark Thompson to introduce Yorgos Economos as a new Mobility volunteer. Provide time for Yorgos to express I-35 expansion concerns, and recent pedestrian fatality on Riverside Drive. 

Presenter: Mark Thompson, SRCC Mobility Chair (10 min)

9.  7:55  SRC or SRCC

Some consider the word “citizen” exclusionary. However, Merriam-Webster defines citizen as “an inhabitant of a city or town.” Accordingly, we are all South River City Citizens. But less is more and South River City is simpler and certainly won’t offend anyone unless they don’t like rivers.

Presenter: Wendy Todd, SRCC President  (10 min)

10.  8:05 Parks and Environment

Austin Parks and Recreation will share plans for open spaces in the neighborhood, particularly Blunn Creek.

Presenters: David Todd, SRCC Parks and Environment and John M. Davis, Conservation Program Coordinator, Austin Parks and Recreation Department (10 min)

11.  8:15 Zilker Draft Plan Update

On November 15, project team will release Zilker Park Vision Plan. Virtual meeting December 7 (Zoom Registration); in-person meeting December 10 @ McBeth Recreation Center. 

Presenter: Noah Balch, SRCC Vice-President  (5 min)


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The next General Membership meeting is in 2023.

The next SRCC Executive Committee meeting is December 6, 2022.  

Frequently used acronyms: 

ACF: Austin Community Fund

ANC: Austin Neighborhood Council

BoA: Board of Adjustment

CDC: Community Development Corporation

EROC: East Riverside/Oltorf Combined Contact Team

FLUM: Future Land Use Map

GSRC NPCT: Greater South River City Neighborhood Planning Contact Team

NCCD: Neighborhood Conservation Combining District

NHPA: National Historic Preservation Act

NPCT: Neighborhood Planning Contact Team

PC: Planning Commission

PUD: Planned Unit Development

SCC: South Central Coalition of neighborhood associations 

SF: Single Family zoning category

ZAP: Zoning and Platting

Agenda Prepared by Noah Balch, Agenda subject to change. Please check for most recent version.


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