General Information Edit

Introduction and demographics of Old West Austin

  • Includes 10 neighborhood planning priorities

This is a mostly residential neighborhood, next to downtown commercial and business districts.

Codes relevant to Zoning Code ChecklistEdit

Zoning use districts laid out across neighborhood - includes data on lots used, mixed use, minimum lot size, setbacks, lot lines,and other lot development requirements

Mixed-use buildings

Sidewalk cafes


Bicycle parking

Lighting for pedestrians


Accessory uses and apartments

Secondary apartment (Granny flat?) and cottages

Garage placement

Amendments to Austin city code based on OW Austin neighborhood planning

Code Resources Edit

Austin City Code

Glossary of code terms

Old West Austin Neighborhood Planning Area

Historic District Edit

Neighborhood Action Plan - Describes steps taken to implement a successful district