Mueller’s Bike Lanes: Respect and Sharing

Alison Raffalovich Front Porch Flyer

By Andrew Clements, Co-Chair, Mueller Neighborhood Association Transportation & Urban Planning Committee (from the March 2021 print edition of the Front Porch Flyer) Mueller is fortunate in our opportunities for outdoor activity, including our parks, extensive sidewalk network, and dedicated bicycle lanes. Especially during the Covid-19 pandemic, a walk or bicycle ride around the neighborhood is a welcome relief, perhaps …

Building a Community that is Practicing Anti-Racism

Alison Raffalovich Article, Front Porch Flyer

By Koreena Malone  Chair, MNA Engagement and Inclusion Committee (from the March 2021 print edition of the Front Porch Flyer) Part II – Mueller and East Austin History As the neighborhood started to evolve, so did my conversations about Mueller’s long and underlying issues around both systemic and institutional racism. This means we needed to take a look about how …

Are You Ready to Scramble?

Alison Raffalovich Article, Front Porch Flyer

By Ted Herr from the March 2021 Front Porch Flyer print edition Hello Neighbors!  The Mueller Neighborhood Association Steering Committee will again be sponsoring small events on April 3 as socially distanced alternatives to the traditional egg scramble and community fair. The events lined up so far include: A window-based egg hunt in the style of the teddy bear hunt …

MNA Steering Committee Meeting Minutes January 6, 2021

MNA Secretary Front Porch Flyer

MNA Steering Committee Minutes, January 06, 2021Location: Telemeeting (via Zoom)Time: 10:00 amDate: Wednesday, January 06, 2021Present: Taylor Youngblood John Wooding John ThomasPat DiSanza Koreena Malone Marta WhiteTed Herr Josh Rudrow Dale Cannedy-AzimJason Sears Sarah- Roper-ColemanJohn Wooding Agenda Items:Welcome- Taylor YoungbloodMinutes from last meeting were approved and posted on the MNAwebsite- Damaris Nicholson* Budget Discussion- John Thomas provided comparison of profit/loss2019 …

The Pavilion at Branch Park

Alison Raffalovich Front Porch Flyer

By Dennis Mick, from the February 2021 Front Porch Flyer Nearing completion in Branch Park across the street from the Kerbey Lane Cafe, the event pavilion under construction will contain nearly 20,000 square feet and will serve a number of purposes including the home to the weekly Mueller Farmers’ Market. In addition, events such as corporate functions, craft shows, weddings, and …

Building a Community that is Practicing Anti-Racism

Alison Raffalovich Article, Front Porch Flyer

By Koreena Malone, Chair, MNA Engagement and Inclusion Committee, from the February 2021 Front Porch Flyer  Part I – Background, how did we get here? As a Community Organizer, in order to develop a strategy for action, you have to identify the critical issues and determine the causes or correlations to that issue. When evaluating Mueller’s overt and covert racial …

Letter from the Chair

Alison Raffalovich Article, Front Porch Flyer

By Taylor Youngblood, from the February 2021 print Front Porch Flyer Dear Neighbors, I’m so excited to get to work with all of you this year as 2021 Chair of the MNA. We have a great group of Steering Committee members and an amazing network of committee chairs, volunteers, and neighbors. I’m grateful to previous Steering Committee members and volunteers …

MNA General Meeting for January 16, 2021

Bart Jacob Front Porch Flyer

Note: The Mueller Neighborhood Association Meetings are now being held online due to the coronavirus pandemic. Internet Link: https://drive.google.com/drive/u/3/folders/1-CBu6qze_AHW63FAL0ZlrzCcqY8IhUuA Time: 10 a.m. or at viewer’s convenience Date: Saturday, January 16, 2021

MNA Steering Committee Meeting Minutes, December 19, 2020

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MNA Steering Committee Meeting Minutes, December 19, 2020 Location: Telemeeting (via Zoom) Time: 10:55 a.m. Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2020 Attending: John Wooding, Chair; John Thomas, Treasurer; Alison Raffalovich, Secretary, Taylor Youngblood, Bart Jacob, Marta White, Dale Cannedy-Azim, Ted Herr, Damaris Nicholson, Sarah Roper-Cole, Josh Rudow, Koreena Malone and Pat DiSanza. Items: Greetings and Pleasantries  – John Wooding  2.       2021 Steering …

MNA General Meeting Minutes, December 19, 2020

MNA Secretary Article, Front Porch Flyer, Meeting Minutes, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Location: Telemeeting (via Zoom) Time: 10 a.m. Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2020 Items: 1.       Greetings and Pleasantries  – John Wooding 2.      Sponsor Recognition – John. John recognized and thanked the 2020 MNA Sponsors: Neighborhood Navigator – Annual Investment of $2,500 – H-E-B – Ascension – Google Fiber First Class Partner – Annual Investment of $1,000 – Kathy Sokolic – Realty Austin– DMA Companies Social Butterfly –  Annual Investment of …

Community Builder Awards

Bart Jacob Communications, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Help us recognize neighbors that go the extra mile and help  build community and bring us together here in Mueller! Nominate a neighbor for the 4th Annual Community Builder Awards by completing a nomination form (link: https://forms.gle/6wAHZYnSgqHu17Ec7) by 12:00 PM Thursday, December 17th. We’ll recognize the recipients at our December General Meeting on Saturday, December 19th. 

Mueller Neighborhood Association Steering Committee Meeting Minutes, December 2, 2020

MNA Secretary Article, Front Porch Flyer, Meeting Minutes, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Location: Virtual meeting via Zoom Time: 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Attending: John Wooding, Chair; John Thomas, Treasurer; Alison Raffalovich, Secretary; Bart Glaser; Bart Jacob; Koreena Malone; Taylor Youngblood; Ted Herr; Marta White; Preston Tyreel, Chair Ex Oficio. Incoming Steering Committee attendees include Damaris Nicholson; Pat DiSanza, Dale Cannedy-Azim; Sarah Roper-Coleman; Jason Sears.   Guests: Andrew Clements and Kathy Sokolic. Items: …

Mueller Neighborhood Association General Meeting Minutes, November 21, 2020

MNA Secretary Article, Front Porch Flyer, Meeting Minutes, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Location: Telemeeting (via Zoom) Time: 10 a.m. Date: Wednesday, November 21, 2020 Items: 1.       Greetings and Pleasantries  – John Wooding 2.      Treasurer’s report – John Thomas – People can pay dues now and be credited for all of 2021, so neighbors are encouraged to join or renew. For the year to date, we have a net profit of a little over $3,000. …

MNA Steering Committee Minutes, November 4, 2020

MNA Secretary Article, Front Porch Flyer, Meeting Minutes, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Location: Telemeeting (via Zoom) Time: 7 to 8 p.m. In attendance – John Wooding, chair; Richard Carr, vice chair; John Reese Thomas, Treasurer; Alison Raffalovich, Secretary; Bart Glaser; Marta White; Ted Herr; Koreena Malone, Taylor Youngblood and Preston Tyree, chair ex oficio.  Not attending: Ed Dorn. Location: (Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/94234413954) Date: Wednesday, November 4, 2020 Items: 1.       Greetings and Pleasantries  – …

My ATX Water Community Meetings

Bart Jacob Communications, Mueller Neighborhood Association

All or a portion of your neighborhood is included in a pilot project to upgrade water meters as part of My ATX Water, Austin Water’s Smart Water Meter System.You are invited to anupcoming virtual meeting to learn more.  This project is part of the Austin Water plan, called Water Forward, to implement system-wide improvements, including updating customer’s water meters to provide better information on water use and potential …

Mueller Neighborhood Association October 17, 2020 General Meeting Minutes

MNA Secretary Article, Front Porch Flyer, Meeting Minutes, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Location: Virtual Date: Saturday, October 17, 2020 Time: Whenever you want to view our new virtual format minutes! MNA Steering Committee Chair John Wooding shared the following message to share the virtual October MNA General Meeting, and you can find links to the videos of each segment below. Dear Neighbors, Since we’re still unable to meet in person, I’ve kept …

MNA October 2020 General Meeting

Bart Jacob Communications, Mueller Neighborhood Association

Dear Neighbors, Since we’re still unable to meet in person, I’ve kept us digital for our October General Meeting. Since the MNA’s Accountability Sessions for AISD will be taking place during our usual meeting time, we will revert back to how we’ve conducted meetings digitally in the papst.  Similar to previous months’ digital meetings, below you will find a pre-recorded …

Mueller Lake Park – Stair Workout

Kathy Sokolic Front Porch Flyer

By Fuerte Fitness Need a little fitness motivation? Here’s Fuerte Fitness owner and Mueller resident, Ryan Parzick, with a great way to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather with a quick bodyweight stair workout at Mueller Lake Park. All of these exercises can be modified to fit your needs. Give us a call or email us if you have …