Jun 12

3rd Street Trestle Celebration

Shoal Creek Conservancy and partners celebrate listing of the 3rd Street Trestle on the National Register of Historic Places The Trestle is poised to play a new role as public pedestrian plaza     AUSTIN, Texas – Shoal Creek Conservancy…Read More

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May 17

Seeking feedback for the Shoal Creek Audio Walking Tour

Public input requested for the Shoal Creek Audio Walking Tour Austinites are encouraged to share their feedback; survey will inform the free, self-guided tour. AUSTIN, Texas, May 17, 2021 —  Shoal Creek Conservancy (SCC) in partnership with Austin Parks and…Read More

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Jan 08

The Legacy of Janet Fish

We hear lots of names when we talk about Austin’s history. There’s Mirabeau Lamar who moved the capital of Texas to Waterloo near the banks of Shoal Creek in Downtown Austin. There’s Governor Pease, who donated the land along Shoal…Read More

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Dec 21

Cypress & Shoal Creek Public Space Strategy: draft designs open for comment

The Cypress & Shoal Creek Public Space Strategy is a partnership effort with the Downtown Austin Alliance to improve the area around 3rd Street and Shoal Creek. The project name is inspired by the historic name for 3rd Street (Cypress Street), harkening back…Read More

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Apr 22

Public input is now live for the Cypress & Shoal Creek Public Space Strategy

Shoal Creek Conservancy and Downtown Austin Alliance begin community engagement and design process for Cypress & Shoal Creek Public Space Strategy Austinites encouraged to participate in survey; project will  create new public spaces, and improve safety and connectivity AUSTIN, Texas…Read More

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