What began as Austin’s bustling mercantile shopping district for farmers and ranchers in the mid-1800s has transformed into a bar-heavy entertainment district, a trend that a local nonprofit group has now spent eight years working against.
Barbara Beery, founder of Foodie Kids in Northwest Hills, places value on developing cooking skills for children in a colorful and fun setting. That’s why she opened her business, which helps children learn how to cook and how to enjoy food.
City of Austin staff have identified $1.5 billion in capital improvement projects, or enhancements to roads and buildings, and now it is up to a 15-member citizen task force to parse through and prioritize the projects for a bond package.
Bounded by West Anderson Lane to the north, Justin Lane to the south, North Lamar Boulevard to the east and Burnet Road to the west, Crestview is a feasible option for anyone who wants to live in North Central Austin.
The March 26 AISD regular board meeting agenda didn’t contain any documents or mention of standardized testing reform, but that didn’t discourage several parents from advocating a resolution that denounces high-stakes standardized testing.