col·lec·tive (noun)

A group of people who share or are motivated by at least one common issue or interest, or work together on a specific project or projects to achieve a common objective. Collective consciousness is a term created by French social theorist Émile Durkheim that describes how an entire community comes together to share similar values.


Champion Tract 1C. The applicant has requested that the Public Hearing for the request to rezone Tract 1C from Limited Retail to Commercial Services be postponed to the March 22 City Council meeting. It is currently listed as Item 40 on the March 1, 2018 City Council meeting but the postponement request is expected to be granted. Please check back for further updates. <read more>

Thank you, Hill Country Neighbors!

Your participation and support regarding Champion Tract 3 for the past three years has been amazing. We couldn't have endured it without you. Unfortunately, Mayor Adler voted against us and the extreme environmental waivers were re-instated by a 6-5 vote at the February 15 City Council meeting.

However, an alternative proposal was presented to the LAC directors just days before the City Council meeting. Jonathan Coon, who purchased the "Camelback" tract that runs from the Pennybacker bridge to City Park Road, expressed interest in purchasing Tract 3 and developing it less intensely than what Slate Real Estate planned with the 325-unit apartment complex. Mr. Coon would like to share his conceptual plans with all the area residents. <read more>

Please help support our collective cause with a donation to the LAC legal fund.

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