Congrats to L. Cook for being our $100 Cash Drawing Winner!!!

Thanks to everyone who supported MNA by becoming a member for the $15/yr voluntary dues!

After this latest membership drive we are up to 134 members! Close to our 214 high!

Not sure if you are a member? We are happy to check email us at milwoodna1 (at) or check your inbox for an expired dues email. Thanks!

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July 4th Feedback Survey

Please take a moment to tell us your thoughts on holding our MNA Annual July 4th Parade & Picnic and our other Annual events. The survey only takes two minutes.

Thanks to all of those who provided feedback to the survey. We are compiling the data and will hopefully have some info to share soon!

Just want to provide feedback send it to milwoodna1 (at)

Also in case it didn’t hit your inbox here is the latest MNA E-Newsletter

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Join today and win $100 Cash!

$100 Membership Drive Giveaway! Join today and be entered to win $100 cash!

If you pay for more than 1 year membership ($15/yr) then you will be entered into the drawing an additional time for each year!

Help Milwood Neighborhood Association get to 200 members and Support your ‘Hood!

*Only Milwood Residents will be entered to win.
**All those who purchase a membership between April 1 through May 31, 2021 will be entered to win.
***If you are unsure if you are current on your membership and want to purchase another that is fine, we will just add another 12 months to your current membership expiration date so no value will be lost for you.

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Milwood NA Neighbors General Meeting – Tues, May 18 at 7pm, Virtual Zoom Meeting

Hi Neighbors! We hope you can join us via Zoom for our MNA General Meeting! All Welcome! Click HERE to register so we can send you the Zoom link.

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Milwood Neighborhood Art Walk – Sat. May 15

Milwood Neighborhood Art Walk
Saturday, May 15, 2021
10am – 2pm

A great opportunity to meet your neighbors and their talents! So please join us to show off your work or buy some art work or food or listen to some great music and meet your neighbors!

Thanks to Genevieve L. at for putting this together for our neighborhood!

We have deleted the map and list of homes that participated, but wanted to say Thank You to everyone that did participate. It was such a fun event!

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Deadline to File Your Property Taxes is Monday, May 17!

Only a few days left to protest your property taxes – Monday, May 17 – especially if you had any winter storm damage! Don’t wait until Monday though.

Protest Process
Every spring, Travis County property owners whose market value has increased by at least $1,000 over the last year will receive a Notice of Appraised Value. This notice contains three important values:
Market value: This is the value based on what your property would sell for as of Jan. 1.
Assessed value: This is the reduced value of your property based on limitations provided by having a homestead exemption.
Taxable value: This is the assessed value minus any exemption amounts. It is the value used to calculate your property taxes for each taxing unit.

If you do not receive a Notice of Appraised Value, you can view your property’s values using the property search feature of our website.

If you believe the market value of your property is incorrect, you have the right to protest that value. The deadline to file your protest for the 2021 protest season is May 17, 2021. If you choose to protest the value of your property, you can initiate the protest in one of several ways:

This is the easiest and fastest way to initiate and manage your protest. By filing online at, you will receive an immediate confirmation that your protest has been filed. Additionally, you will be able to upload comments and evidence related to your protest, review evidence from the appraisal district, and accept/decline any settlement offer through your online account.
If you do not have an account, you can set one up by using the property owner ID and pin number on your Notice of Appraised Value. If you can’t find that contact Customer Service Department for assistance at (512) 834-9138 option 5 or

By Mail
You can send us your protest by mail at:
Travis Central Appraisal District
PO Box 149012
Austin TX 78714

You can stop by our office during normal business hours:
850 East Anderson Lane
Austin, TX 78752

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New Playground & Pavilion at Balcones Park Opens May 1

We are so very excited to announce that Balcones Park’s new playground and pavilion will be opening on Saturday, May 1!!!

It has been a much anticipated venture and we are so thrilled to see how it turned out!

A Big Thanks to PARD staff, especially Charles Mabry! A big thanks to Neal Charles, Kim Gilbertson, Kristine Street for helping us work through all the designs, surveys and more! A big thanks to Council Member Pool for helping us be heard! A big thanks to all the wonderful neighbors who donated money, talent, opinions and time! A big thanks to Meg Davis, Bethany Metzger and Johanna Hedges who worked on the original grant!

A big thanks to Erik Harris who works tirelessly to be our park’s hero!

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