December 7th Fix290 Public Forum

November 30th, 2006

How Can the Parkway and Town Center Work Together?

Oak Hill business owners are excited about the Town Center idea and the possibility of a Transit Oriented Development at the Y in Oak Hill. But they are also worried about the highway - especially access and construction delays. We’ll take a look at how the parkway can benefit a smart urban development at the “Y” and also talk about related issues like bike and pedestrian trails and open space.

with special guest speaker:

Kathleen Welder
Senior Planner
Austin Neighborhood Planning & Zoning
Date: Thurs., Dec. 7, 2006
ACC Pinnacle Campus
Student Commons Room
Time: 7:00 PM

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