Zilker Neighborhood Association
Austin, Texas 78704

Park Development Projects

Below are park development projects in the Zilker neighborhood. A listing of private development projects in the neighborhood is also available.

The column "AB+C" gives a link to the City's "Austin Build + Connect" website with information and documents related to the specific permit. Most of the projects have been completed. Projects highlighted in yellow are ongoing or planned.

Zilker Park South of Barton Springs Road

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Zilker Park Maintenance Barn Replacement 2018-197683 SP SP-2018-0557C 16 Nov 2018 n/a link
Zilker Metro Park Trailhead Restrooms 2016-130168 SP SPC-2012-0104D(R3) 21 Oct 2016 26 Mar 2018 link
Barton Springs Pool Upper Dam Modifications halted (see more)        
Eliza Spring Outlet Daylighting 2016-145216 SP SPC-2012-0104D(R2) 04 Dec 2015 05 Aug 2016 link
Improvements at Zilker Metropolitan Park 2013-080522 SP SPC-2012-0104D(R1) 02 Aug 2013 27 Feb 2014 link
Barton Springs Pool General Grounds Improvements 2012-023687 SP SPC-2012-0104D 09 Mar 2012 05 Jun 2013 link
Barton Springs Pool Improvements Phase II 1999-002029 SP SPC-99-2029C 03 Dec 1999 n/a link
Barton Springs Pool Improvements 1999-000028 SP SPC-99-0028C 05 Feb 1999 n/a link
Barton Springs Pool Repair 1992-000097 SP SP-92-0097D 01 May 1992
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Zilker Park Trails

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Zilker Park Trail Improvements 2002 2000-002020 SP SPC-00-2020C 15 Jul 2002 n/a link
Zilker Park Trail Improvements 2000 2000-002020 SP SPC-00-2020C 04 Oct 2000 n/a link
Barton Springs Road Underpass 1996-000165 SP SP-96-0165D 26 Apr 1996 n/a link

 

Stratford Drive/Butler Landfill

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Butler Landfill/Stratford Drive Redevelopment on hold (more info)        
Zilker Park Staging Area 2017-147819 SP SPC-2017-0482C 27 Nov 2017 cancelled link
Zilker Park Landfill Drainage Improvements, Phase 2 2008-076831 SP SPC-2008-0485D 30 Sep 2008 18 Sep 2009 link

 

Austin Nature Center

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Austin Nature Center Trail House 1987-Z066202 SP 87-12-2814 21 Dec 1987 n/a link
Austin Nature Center 1986-Z064411 SP 7972 08 Sep 1986 n/a link

 

Zilker Botanical Garden

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Botanical Gardens Streambed Enhancements 2016-119529 GP GP-2016-0178.PAR 29 Sep 2016 28 Oct 2016 link
Botanical Gardens Blacksmith Shop 2016-085600 PR 2016-085600 PR 20 Jul 2016 20 Jul 2016 link
Botanical Gardens Irrigation Expansion 2015-088496 GP GP-2015-0137.PAR 20 Aug 2014 25 Mar 2015 link
Botanical Gardens Swedish Cabin Repairs 2013-130544 PR 2013-130544 PR 18 Dec 2013 19 Dec 2013 link
Botanical Gardens Swedish Cabin Renovation 2013-126673 GP GP-2013-0136.PAR 06 Dec 2013 n/a link
Botanical Gardens Facility Improvements 2013-115287 GP GP-2013-0117.PAR 04 Dec 2013 n/a link
Botanical Gardens Roof Repairs 2012-058330 PR 2012-058330 PR 12 Jun 2012 n/a link
Botanical Gardens Roof Renovations 2012-048829 DA DA-2012-0646 16 May 2012 16 May 2012 link
Botanical Gardens Lauren's Trail 2006-000180 DA SPX-06-0180 28 Feb 2006 n/a link
Botanical Gardens Dinosaur Garden Pavilion 2001-003601 PR BP-01-3601Q 11 Jul 2001 n/a link
Botanical Gardens Staff Building 2000-006958 PR BP-00-6958Q 25 Aug 2000 n/a link
Austin Area Garden Center 1994-000144 SP SP-94-0144DS 14 Apr 1994 n/a link

 

Zilker Clubhouse

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Zilker Clubhouse Water and Wastewater Tap 1996-000059 SP SP-96-0059CS 14 Feb 1996 n/a link

 

Butler Shores

Project Name Permit No. Case No. Applied Issued AB+C
Dougherty Arts Center Relocation proposed (more info)        
Zach Scott Theatre (more info) 2010-020411 SP SPC-2010-0061C     link
Butler Shores Soccer Stadium cancelled (more info)