City Council Candidate Forum Questions

The UDGA group had a great discussion February 23rd on the upcoming AIA candidate forum. Thanks to all for the input and interest in helping with the event. Past candidate forums have been a solid success drawing approximately 60 people.

The election this year for council members is May 14. Candidates include Chris Riley, Josia Ingalls, Randi Shade, Kris Bailey, Chris Nielsen, Laura Morrison, Eric Rangel, and Toby Ryan. We will target the very end or March or early April to have the forum.

AIA Austin D/Awd Workshop RECAP (for those of you who missed it)

Some quick reminders for those of you who missed the Design Award Committee's presentation aimed at aiding your entry for this year's selection.



  • VOLUNTEER: CommUNITY Volunteer Day at KIPP - Saturday Feb 26 - 8:30AM - early afternoon, Saturday Feb 26
  • MENTOR: UpLift Internship Program at KIPP - new after school program - meets Wednesdays at 3PM and 1 Saturday a month.  Needs design mentors! 
  • CONSULTANT: Eco-Audit Program at Akins High School - looking for input from environmental professionals and architects, graphic designers, etc.  Committee meets once or twice a month, with further opportunities to get involved.  



Design Voice Committee Meeting Agenda 2/16/11


Event Design Awards Committee Meeting

February 22, 2011 - 4:45pm to 5:45pm

This event has already occurred.

This committee provides a platform to showcase excellence in design that is produced by AIA Austin architects and selected by a panel of distinguished jurors.  The committee organizes and implements the annual AIA Austin Design Awards Competition and Awards Celebration.