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Heads Up Shavano Park, Brush Pick Up Coming Soon!

Posted by on 9-09-16 in Shavano Park Neighborhood News, shavano park real estate | Comments Off on Heads Up Shavano Park, Brush Pick Up Coming Soon!

The annual Brush/Bulky pick up is scheduled for October 3 – 7th. There is a ten (10) cubic yard limit per household, any amount exceeding this limit will not be picked up and will be reported to the City. For comparison – One (1) cubic yard is two (2) 95 gallon carts. Citizens are provided one (1) 95 gallon cart. • Shavano Park Real Estate Citizens may begin to place brush/bulky pick up items at the curb, Monday, September 26th Accepted Materials: Shrubs / Tree Branches / Woody Vines / Other herbaceous and woody plants BBQ...

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Notice of Meeting Shavano Park City Council

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The City Council welcomes “Shavano Park Real Estate Citizens to be Heard.” Special Meeting on Monday, September 12th, 2016 scheduled for 6:00 p.m. at 900 Saddletree Court, Shavano Park City Council Chambers. Summary of agenda below: Items 5.1 – 5.4 Presentations, commendations, and Announcements • Public Hearing – Proposed Annual Operating and Capital Budget for fiscal year 2016 through 2017 • Discussion / action – Compensation for City Judge and Prosecutor • Discussion / action – Ordinance No. O-2016-014 approving and...

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Cause for Concern – Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting Recap!

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A subcommittee of the Planning and Zoning Commission has been working for several months to amend the City Code with the goal of these amendments being to provide clarity and consistency to the code as well as provide new regulations for accessory buildings in residential districts. Due to lack of participation from Shavano Park real estate owners at previous public hearings, the City Council has proposed that additional notices be provided to affected residents and that a third public hearing take place to ensure awareness and solicit...

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Shavano Park Planning and Zoning Reminder

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Don’t forget tonight, September 7th, 2016 at 6:30pm The Planning and Zoning Commission will meet at 900 Saddletree Court, Shavano Park City Council Chambers. Please note if you can’t make the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting, the City of Shavano Park makes them available for viewing by simply going to Youtube @ Shavano Park and subscribe. Again, if any “Shavano Park Real Estate Citizens” wish to be heard please see link below for guidelines as well as the City Council, Boards & Commissions agendas / minutes...

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September 7th Meeting Shavano Park Planning and Zoning Commission

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The City Council welcomes “Shavano Park Real Estate Citizens to be Heard.” Planning and Zoning Commission meeting Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 scheduled at 6:30 p.m. at 900 Saddletree Court, Shavano Park City Council Chambers. Summary of agenda below: • Proposed changes to the City’s sign ordinance in accordance with a recent Supreme Court ruling • Proposed amendments to Chapter 6 and Chapter 36 regarding accessory buildings, outbuildings, and portable buildings • Amending plat of Shavano Park Unit 19A, Phase I Commercial to...

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Heavy Rains Septic System Concerns for Shavano Park Real Estate Owners

Posted by on 9-09-16 in shavano park real estate, Shavano Park Tips | Comments Off on Heavy Rains Septic System Concerns for Shavano Park Real Estate Owners

If water in your house isn’t draining due to the recent heavy rainfall in Shavano Park, adding any kind of chemicals or other material could possibly add to the problem. To play it safe you need to limit water use and schedule an appointment for someone to assess any potential damage and recommend solutions. Below please find some ways to prevent your Shavano Park property tanks from flooding: • Limit water use major rain storms • Using only biodegradable material when you flush • Don’t dig or work around the septic tank during...

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Oak Tree Conservation Tips for Shavano Park Real Estate

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If you want to control all of the small oak sprouts that are coming up under your live oak trees, it can be done… kind of. An extremely frustrating situation for those who are attempting to make flower beds, plant ground cover or other decorative plants, or just trying to enjoy their lawn. One of the basic, and most successful, methods of Mother Nature’s spread of the live oak are these root sprouts. It is rare to find a single live oak tree; typically they grow in groups of trees called copses. Maybe a squirrel planted the original...

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Shavano Park Real Estates Locke Hill Elementary School Review!!!

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  Again according to public-schools.com out of the 9,336 schools evaluated in Texas, results based on several factors including college entrance exam scores, state assessment scores, and class size to determine a rating for each. Locke Hill Elementary receives a rating of 9, which is moderately high considering the average rating is 8 for elementary schools in Texas. Size & Student/Teacher Ratio The average number of students for elementary schools in Texas is 559, so Locke Hill Elementary is large. The student to teacher ratio is...

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Shavano Park Real Estates Blattman Elementary School Review!!!

Posted by on 9-09-16 in Shavano Park Neighborhood News, shavano park real estate | Comments Off on Shavano Park Real Estates Blattman Elementary School Review!!!

According to public-schools.com, after an evaluation of 9,336 schools in Texas on several factors including college entrance exam scores, state assessment scores, and class size to determine a rating for each. Blattman Elementary receives a rating of 10, indicating that it is a top public school not only in Texas but in the nation. Size & Student/Teacher Ratio The average number of students for elementary schools in Texas is 559, so Blattman Elementary is large. The student to teacher ratio is 17:1, which is slightly higher than the...

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Volunteers Needed in Shavano Park

Posted by on 8-08-16 in Shavano Park Neighborhood News, shavano park real estate | Comments Off on Volunteers Needed in Shavano Park

Shavano Park Real Estate volunteers to serve on City Boards, Commissions and Committees Boards, Commissions, and Committees are an important component of Shavano Park city government. Members have an opportunity to make public policy, recommendations and interact with staff and City Council and to develop networks. Members of the Boards, Commissions, and Committees are appointed by the City Council. Any citizen interested in serving should request an application from the City Secretary, or may download an application Please drop off your...

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