Special Projects

Barton Creek Trail Corps @ Loop 360

2017-06-27T11:49:27+00:00 January 27th, 2011|Parks, Special Projects|

Yesterday, the Barton Creek Trail Corps, plus another crew were out at Loop 360 Access.  They were finishing up a set of steps begun a few years ago at the 2009 National Trails Day Event that we and Hill Country Conservancy co-hosted and that former Barton Creek Parks staffer Matt Scales was working on before [...]

Norwood House Work Begins

2017-04-05T00:20:36+00:00 April 29th, 2010|Parks, Special Projects, Volunteer|

The first phase of work has begun on the Norwood House.  Funded by donations raised by the Norwood Posse, a volunteer group operating under the umbrella of the Austin Parks Foundation, the first phase is asbestos roof shingle removal, being performed by a certified contractor today (April 28) and tomorrow.  Once the shingles are safely [...]