North Austin Civic Association

October, 2006

Bond Election 2006

Proposition 3 Important to NACA Citizens

On November 7, General Election Day in Texas, Austin voters will be asked to approve seven bond propositions that together total $567,400,000.

Included in that bond proposal is $8.9 million for a North Austin Community Center to serve the citizens north of 183, in the heart of NACA.

All registered voters are encouraged to come out and vote for Proposition 3, the $84,700,000 for Parks Facilities and Parkland, which includes the community center.

Other propositions are #1, $103,100,000 for Transportation improvements; #2, $145,000,000 for Drainage and Water Quality Protection; #4, $31,500,000 for Community and Cultural Facilities; #5, $55,000,00 for Affordable Housing; #6, $90,000,000 for the Central Library; and #7, $58,100,000 for Public Safety Facilities. Citizens may vote on each proposition separately.

The website where you can view the bond budget summary is

For detailed information on the bonds including the ballot language, go to

Watch this space as the link to the November 7 sample ballot, as soon as it is available from Voters Home

Voter Registration

All citizens are strongly encouraged to register to vote. It's not just a right, it's a responsibility!

The last day to register to vote for the November 7 election is October 10, 2006.

Voter registration cards are available at Little Walnut Creek Library, 835 W. Rundberg, and at the HEB store at Rundberg and North Lamar.

~by Linda Moore
and Keith Huntsman