SRCC General Membership Meeting 10/17/23


Tuesday, October 17, 2023, 7:00 PM

Zoom Meeting

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1.  7:00  Welcome Members and Guests

Verification of quorum. Reminder: state your name when presenting or seconding a motion. Try the PayPal subscription option for automatic annual renewals:

Presenter throughout unless otherwise noted: Noah Balch, SRCC President  (5 min)

2.  7:05  Approve General Membership Meeting Minutes

Vote on motion to approve minutes. Meeting minutes available at:

Presenter: Chris Phillips-Frishman, SRCC Secretary (5 min)

Upcoming meetings:  GM Nov 21, Dec 19

EC Dec 5

3.  7:10  Treasurer’s Report

All reports available upon request:   

Presenter: Will Andrews, SRCC Treasurer  (5 min)

4.  7:15  Membership report & voting 

Members please pay dues to participate in SRCC business and actions, such as voting and making motions. Try the subscription option for automatic annual renewals. Presenter: Mary Janecek-Friedman, SRCC Membership (5 min)

5. 7:20 Reports from Standing Committee Chairs

a) Planning and Zoning; b) Historic Preservation; c) Finance; d) Mobility; e) Public Safety; f) Parks and Environment; g) Schools; and h) Communications  (10 min)

6. 7:30  Reports from Area Coordinators and Representatives 

a) GSRC NPCT; b) EROC NPCT; c) ANC; d) SCC; e) South Central Waterfront; f) St. Edward’s; and g) S. Central Affordable CDC  (10 min)


7.  7:40  SRCC Newsletter
General discussion regarding articles, distribution, and contributions. 

Presenters: Ruth Casarez, SRCC Newsletter Editor (15 min)

8.  7:55  Planning and Zoning 

Project updates including proposed revisions to the Land Development Code. On October 26, the City Council and Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at City Hall regarding the HOME proposal (Home Options for Middle-income Empowerment). For consideration this fall, Phase 1 allows up to 3 homes on single-family properties. HOME Phase 2 is still in the exploration stage and the City may present recommendations to the public in spring 2024. Phase 2 proposes a reduction in the minimum lot size requirement to promote small starter homes.

Presenter: Anita Tschurr, SRCC Planning and Zoning Chair (15 min)

9.  8:10  Mobility

General updates re: CapEx, Project Connect, and PTMD. Vote to elect Mark Thompson and Wendy Todd to the PTMD Operations Committee.

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


NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: contact Tom Groce, SRCC Public Safety Chair at:  

If you have questions about using the Neighborhood ListServ:

The next General Membership meeting is November 21, 2023.

The next Executive Committee meeting is December 5, 2023.  

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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