Action taken by the City Council during the meeting of: Wednesday, October 26, 2016

All the information on this page is tentative and subject to change without notice.
Details of Council's votes are not captured below but will be incorporated in the minutes approved by the City Council at a subsequent Council Meeting and posted to the web.

Approval of Minutes

1. Approve the minutes of the Open Space, Environment and Sustainability Committee meeting of September 28, 2016.

Citizen Communication: General

2. Speakers signed up prior to the meeting being called to order will each be allowed three minutes to address their concerns regarding items not posted on the agenda.

Items for Committee Consideration, Discussion, and Possible Action

3. Discussion and possible action on the Lamar Beach Park Master Plan as developed in conjunction with Design Workshop, Inc. and the Austin Parks and Recreation Department. (Notes: SPONSOR: Council Member Leslie Pool, CO 1: Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo)
4. Briefing with discussion on green infrastructure and sustainable water management policy issues in the Natural and Built Environment Code Prescription and the Code Advisory Working Group report in response to the prescription identified as impacting the Land Development Code, including but not limited to watersheds and creeks; green streets; parks, public open space, and urban trails; compatibility and green transitions; and stormwater quantity and quality. (Notes: SPONSOR: Council Member Leslie Pool, CO 1: Council Member Delia Garza)

Future Items

5. Discussion of future agenda items.


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