Zilker Neighborhood Association
Austin, Texas 78704

Butler Shores Redevelopment

Proposed Dougherty Art Center Relocation

The City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department (PARD) is proposing to relocate the Dougherty Art Center (DAC) from its current location on Barton Springs Road to a site in Butler Shores Park.

Existing Conditions (click image to enlarge)

Map of Butler Shores Park

Proposed Site Plan for DAC (click image to enlarge)

Map of Butler Shores Park

 

 

Proposed Butler Shores Soccer Stadium

On December 7, 2017, Precourt Sports Ventures released renderings of their proposed relocation of the Columbus Crew Soccer Club from Columbus, Ohio, to Austin, Texas, with their preferred location being Butler Shores Park in the Zilker neighborhood. On Thursday, January 25, 2018, Council Member Ann Kitchen proposed a resolution to remove Butler Shores Park from consideration for the stadium. On Friday, January 26, 2018, Precourt Sports Ventures announced that it was no longer exploring the location at Butler Shores Park.

Existing Map of Butler Shores Park (click to enlarge)

Map of Butler Shores Park

Proposed Site Plan for Soccer Stadium (click to enlarge)

Map of Butler Shores Park