Bike To Work Day, Mueller to Downtown, May 19th

Preston Tyree Front Porch Flyer, Video

Each year in conjunction with Bike Month, Austin holds a citywide Bike to Work Day.  The Mueller Neighborhood Association has traditionally sponsored a breakfast station at the Aldrich circle. This year there were two stations sponsored by the MNA, one at the traditional Aldrich circle location and one at Berkman and Garcia at Neighbors ER. We had a lot of sponsors for both stations …

Middle School Proposed for Mueller to Serve Much of Northeast Austin

Dusty Harshman Front Porch Flyer

In April, the Austin ISD Board of Trustees adopted a 25-year facility master plan including a co-educational middle school to be constructed in Mueller Simond Avenue meets Tilley Street. After a year-long, community-driven process, the plan proposes that the school will serve much of Northeast Austin. While the attendance area has not been finalized, the school is conceived to serve …

Safe Kids Austin Day, May 6th

Preston Tyree Front Porch Flyer

Safe Kids Austin took over a part of Lake Park in the Mueller neighborhood on Saturday. Dedicated to reducing childhood injuries, Safe Kids Austin had many booths talking about how we can make a difference in our homes and cars. Some of the participants agreed to speak on camera so we put a few together in this short video.  Safe Kids …

Mueller resident Meisha-ann Martin takes a trike test ride last year shortly after moving here.

Trikes in Mueller: Questions and Answers

Ani Colt Front Porch Flyer

  When was the last time you rode a trike? For most, it was probably more than 30 years ago. But I’m guessing you’ve seen one or more Mueller residents riding large tricycles around the neighborhood. With so many things close by, trike riding offers many quality-of-life opportunities: Reasonable cost, especially if a car can be eliminated Improved health for …

The Colors of Mueller

Woody Lauland Front Porch Flyer, Photo Essay

In a community whose architecture has often been described as too “beige,” there is a growing trend toward adding bright hues and bold color combinations to older homes and new construction alike. West of Berkman , freshly painted doors welcome visitors with rich shades of yellow, chartreuse, lavender, and royal blue. One well-known residence seems to generate its own sunshine, …