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Balcones Park’s Creekside Trail is Approved!!

Our NPP Grant to repair the trail along the creek was APPROVED!!! Click HERE to join the email list to get updates. This means the Neighborhood Partnering Program will help us make much needed repairs to our trail! See Details … Continue reading

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VOTE Online for Balcones Park’s Playground, Pavilion, etc!

It takes about 10-20 minutes but we hope you find the time as the decision will work to define our park moving forward. Simply review the details of the schemes HERE then click on the below to vote:

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Rescheduled: It’s My Park Day at Balcones Park – Sat. March 11

We have a fun list of projects for It’s My Park Day – Sat. March 11th! We will remove invasive species, mulch trees, landscape near the pool bathroom with native plants, remove debris from trails, playscape gravel recovery and more … Continue reading

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Park Survey Results

For those who love the numbers and feedback like we do… Here is the compiled data from the Park Survey that was circulated in 2016 regarding improvements to Balcones Park! Compiled Data based on Survey Monkey Data straight from Survey … Continue reading

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Join us at the Last Community Feedback Meetings for Balcones Park

Our dedicated landscape designers have been working hard using your feedback to come up with two potential site layouts for our new playground and pavilion. Two meetings will be held to discuss in detail both concept plans and gather final … Continue reading

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Turn your spare time into cash this summer & get a tan!

Make $13.50/hour as an Austin Lifeguard! Apply today! Must be 15 years or older to apply. Visit http://www.austintexas.gov/department/lifeguarding-austin for more info. Spread the word… Let’s help get our city pools staffed so they can be opened for the season! Check … Continue reading

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A Successful 1st Fall It’s My Park Day at the Park!

Balcones Park got an excellent facelift last Saturday during the 1st ever Fall – It’s My Park Day! A Huge Thanks to Erik Harris, Austin Parks Foundation, Aggies Selflessly Serving In Shaping Tomorrow (ASSIST) who accounted for a majority of … Continue reading

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Need Your Signature to Help Make Creek Trail Repairs in Balcones Park!

Your Signature is Needed on this Petition to help us get a grant to make much needed repairs to the Walnut Creek Trail that runs on the East side of Balcones Park! It just takes 1 minute! Thanks! Click HERE … Continue reading

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Petition to Help Us Get Walnut Creek Trail Repaired along creek on East side of Balcones Park through an NPP Grant

Click HERE to sign the petition. It only takes 2 minutes. To review the proposed repairs view this Adobe .pdf document There are 4 main break downs in the current paved trail and they are getting worse rapidly. In addition … Continue reading

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Please Join us for Balcones District Park Community Input Meetings – Sat. Aug 13 or Tues. Aug 16

We hope you can join us at… A COMMUNITY INPUT MEETING FOR BALCONES DISTRICT PARK IMPROVEMENTS To view the below with graphics click here About the Project: Balcones Park has been awarded $200,000 in NPP & APF grants and an … Continue reading

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