Category Archives: Environmental Awareness

Earth Day Clean-up in Balcones Park – Sat, April 22, 9am

The Friends of Balcones Park are teaming with Austin Parks Foundation to do an Earth Day project on April 22, Saturday, 9am-12noon. Priority 1 -finish clearing debris from the “creekside” trail in the park/greenbelt. We made a good start on … Continue reading

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Balcones Park Trail Meeting TONIGHT April 6 – 6:30pm

Balcones Park Trail Meeting TONIGHT April 6 at 6:30pm (Reminder) 6:30 to 7:30pm Covenant United Methodist Church (4410 Duval Road Austin, TX 78727) TONIGHT – Thursday, April 6, 2017 We have been working very hard for YEARS to get this … Continue reading

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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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It’s My Park Day at Balcones Park is OPEN for registration!!

We have a fun list of projects for It’s My Park Day – Sat. March 4th, 10am-2pm! Come join MNA, your neighbors, friends and family for It’s My Park Day as we clean up the park and greenbelt trail from … Continue reading

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It’s My Park Day is March 4, 2017!

Mark your calendars for March 4, 10 AM to give Balcones Park and Greenbelt a spring cleaning.   We will be cleaning trash, clearing debris from trails, managing invasive plants, installing a border around the volleyball court and retrieving gravel from … Continue reading

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Join us at the Last Community Feedback Meetings for Balcones Park to choose location of Playground & Pavilion

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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A Successful 1st Fall It’s My Park Day in Balcones 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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