AUSTIN (KXAN) - AUSTIN (KXAN) - The city of Austin welcomes a panel of national experts to town to kick off the Lady Bird Lake Waterfront Special Project set for June 4 and 6.
The Lady Bird Lake Waterfront Special Project centers on pursuing excellence in urban design and ensuring future development is in harmony with protecting the waterfront and providing public access, according to a brochure on the city's website.
The scenic waterfront along Lady Bird Lake's "South Shore Central" area along Congress Avenue and First Street will connect to the future Boardwalk Trail at Lady Bird Lake and planned urban rail.
The community is invited to participate and input on the project on Monday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St.
The Wednesday night, unveiling of recommendations is the chance to hear the sustainable assessment and recommendations from the Sustainable Design Assessment Team.
The presentation will be held at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River St.. from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
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