SANA Mtg Tuesday 2/23 POSTPONED: Moved to 3/2

We are moving our mtg to next week in order to allow people to continue the recovery from last week’s storm.

A link to log in will be sent out on Monday. We will start at 6pm on Tuesday, March 2nd. The session will be recorded in case you can’t make it.


3707 Goodwin Avenue – David Hartman will be making a short presentation on the current plans for this property.
1137 Saucedo – This is the City of Austin, Watershed Department property that is on the other side of Sara from the bridge. We would like to open up the conversation again about making that into some sort of pocket park.

Sending healing to everyone in our community and endless gratitude for all of those helping out.

SANA Meeting Dates for 2021

Mark your calendars! This year we are going to be more proactive about our meeting schedule. Below are the dates based on the last Tuesday of the month. In accordance to our community registry. With the exception of the December date which would fall in the warp zone between Christmas and New Years.

  • February 23
  • April 27
  • June 29
  • August 31
  • October 26
  • December 21

We hope that we can start to get back into a flow of meeting with all of you. So that we can continue to preserve and protect the community we live it. Please send over any agenda items you would like us to discuss. Stay safe and we hope to see you soon.

SANA Meeting Notice & GO VOTE!

First, we hope that everyone is doing well. These have been some difficult times for everyone and have been impressed with how the community has come together. 

  • VOTING – it’s pretty obvious that it’s election season.
    So please please please GO VOTE!
    Early voting goes through October 30th. Elections are November 3rd. You can vote at any voting location regardless of official polling site. Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex is large and rarely has  wait. 
  • Project Connect – This is short notice but there is a Project Connect webinar TONIGHT (10/19) at 6pm if anyone wants to join. They will present for about 20 minutes and then open it up for Q&A. Here is the shareable link:
  • East MLK Contact Team Capital Improvement Project Survey – Another action we would love your participation on is the East MLK Contact Team Capital Improvement Project Survey that has been put together. Please take a moment to take a look at the proposed project and help us rank their importance. You can find it here:

  • SANA Mtg, NOVEMBER 10th – We look forward to seeing/hearing you at our next scheduled SANA meeting on November 10th at 6pm. Zoom information below. The loose agenda is:

Govalle Park Improvements Community Meeting on November 18, 2020 at 5:30 PM. You can RSVP at this link HERE.

Thank you so much for getting to the end of this post! Please let us know if we can help you with getting to the polls or with other items to discuss. 

Summer Update


Like many of you. We have been taking a pause on what used to our regular schedules to care for ourselves and our community. We hope to be back soon to continue our mission of taking care of our neighborhood. In the meantime, if you have any questions or concerns please feel free to reach out. We hope you are staying safe and we look forward to seeing you all very soon.

Take care,


SANA & Hogpen Community Meeting: November 5th Agenda

We hope you can join us at the Zaragoza Recreation Center at 6:30pm on Tuesday, November 5th.

Below is the current agenda for the combined neighborhoods meeting.

Part one – 6:30 – 7:00pm SANA discussion:

  • Ann Bradley of AIPP will introduce: Artist Raul Valdez, he will be asking for our Govalle Park Community to Participate in a assignment to help him , have your involvement, in what goes on two murals that he will be painting on two walls at the New Govalle Neighborhood Park Pool building.
  • ThinkEast update – Richard deVarga

Part Two – 7:00 – 8:30pm will be open to all residents of District One

  • There will be a discussion about our District 1 representation
  • Hogpen, Rosewood & other N/A’s have been invited.

SANA Meeting: November/December Agenda

We are combining our November and December Community meeting due to the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. We hope you can join us at the Zaragoza Recreation Center at 6:30pm on Tuesday, December 11th.

Our friends from Frost Bank will be treating us to some seasonal Hot Tamales, if you wish you can bring a potluck dish.

Current Agenda

1. Melissa Lopez-Guerra and Angelo Foadey
Consumer Residential Lending Representative’s of Frost Bank

2.) Folks from the City of Austin Neighborhood Housing. Will talk to us about their programs.

3. Alberto Mejia from Creative Action
Has relocate to Springdale General in our SANA Neighborhood

4.) Tony Lynch and Yannis Bank of Cap-Metro
Will talk to us about the new innovation district in our SANA Neighborhood

5.) Rey Hernandez of Parks & Recreation
Will give us an update on the new Govalle Park Pool.

SANA Meeting: September Agenda


We are back after our summer hiatus. There are a lot of items to discuss and we hope that you all can make it.

  • Govalle Pool
    • Art in Public Places Update
    • Construction Update
  • Waller Creek Conservancy
  • Austin Construction Corridor – Airport Blvd.
  • Upcoming Election Issues
    • Keep Austin Affordable

As always, feel free to reach out if you have anything you would like us to discuss.

SANA and Hog Pen NAs: June Combined Meeting


1. Treasurer report for SANA and Govalle Park clean-up update by Micheal Floyd

2. Randy Scott of PARD planning Dept – Red Bluff Nature Preserve
– report back from PARD regarding what they are doing (environmental survey?) and current status of land transfer

3. Hog Pen NA requests for:
– report back from City Manager on the resolution
– report back from Dist 1 and Dist 3 offices regarding what they are doing to move this forward
– Hudson Ct. completed
– sign the letter (Susan)
– sign up for next Red Bluff Tour/Clean Up

4. Hog Pen NA – sidewalks
– Susan to describe process used by HPNA for SANA to utilize for their sidewalk improvements

5. Cap Metro – bus route changes
– impact report

6. The Springdale Park access – TABLED for next joint meeting

7. 183 construction – Tracy Schell – to provide food and information regarding the 183 improvement


Tuesday, June 26, 2018 – 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the ARR Outreach Team at the joint meeting of the Hog Pen & Springdale Neighborhood Associations at their upcoming meeting, Tuesday June 26. The team will provide composting information, educational materials, answer all your composting questions, and provide free kitchen collectors and compostable bags, while supplies last.

Govalle Park Workday: April 14th

The Eastside Memorial High School Panther Health and Wellness Team has joined with the Springdale-Airport Neighborhood Association (SANA) to adopt Govalle Park, with the aim of making it a more attractive outdoor activity spot for students and the surrounding communities.


 There will be a workday on Saturday, April 14, from 9:00 to 12:00 AM. Volunteers are needed to repaint picnic tables, mulch trees, and pick up litter. Snacks provided. Come one, come all.

Also, please take a brief survey about Govalle Park. (English) (Spanish)

 For more information email

SANA February Meeting: 2/27 at 6:30

After a winter break we are looking forward to getting our meeting going again. Our current agenda is:

Danielle Murray of A/E will be giving us our 1st. Presentation up date on the La Loma Solar Panel Project

Then 2nd Art in Public Places – Amy Scofield and Anna Bradley will be presenting on the Govalle Park pool they will be involving those SANA community members that show up.

We will have it at our regular location on Tuesday, February 27th at Parque Zaragoza Recreation Center at 6:30pm and will be streaming live through Facebook. If you have any question please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Hope you can make it!