On September 6, 2013, 21st Century Parks, Inc. will open about 677 acres of new public green space in The Parklands of Floyds Fork, a donor-supported public park system currently under construction. This opening will include the remainder of Beckley Creek and Pope Lick Parks and will mark the completion of the two northern parks in the four park system that will, once completed, stretch from Shelbyville road in the north to Bardstown Rd. in the south.
The City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with the Austin Parks Foundation, The Trail Foundation, and AIA Austin, launched a Design Ideas Competition for the iconic Art Deco Seaholm Intake building, a former power plant intake facility along Lady Bird Lake.
Jared Edgar McKnight's graduate work has been published in three books/journals, all of which have finally been released
WRT/Pennrose’s Saint Luke’s Manor is featured in HUD’s most recent Best Practices report
At the foot of the Ben Franklin Bridge and directly across from the new Race Street Pier, the new FringeArts center is well underway. WRT is transforming the former historic building into a vibrant theatre, rehearsal studio, plaza, restaurant space -- its completion and opening (2013 fall) are eagerly anticipated.