In 2004, the Austin Revitalization Association, completed and opened two new retail and commercial buildings on East 11th Street, right across the street from where Mr. Street's offices once stood. In honor of his civic and business leadership, one of the two buildings was named after Mr. Street and...
The left side of the wall begins with the patterns of the costume of a West African ancestral dancing figure. Recalling the â��Egungunâ�� masquerade ceremony connects the history of the community to an African ancestry. The pattern then transforms into that of an African American quilt, th...
Schieffer House Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
ARA Artist Showcase and Open House
The Austin Revitalization Authority had the privilege of hosting an event during the East Austin Studio Tour. This tour was an opportunity for young and upcoming local artist to display their work in the historical Herman Schieffer House. All art will remain on display through January 2018. Spec...
The Austin Revitalization Authority (ARA) is a community and economic development corporation celebrating over twenty years of service facilitating residential, commercial, and cultural development as well as historical preservation within the 11th and 12th Street redevelopment area. ARA has also facilitated, sponsored, and co-sponsored many cultural development projects throughout the East Austin community.
PUBLIC NOTICE OF MEETING
Take notice that a joint meeting of the Board of Directors of
the Austin Revitalization Authority and Eleven East Corporation Board of Directors will be held at the
Herman Schieffer House at 1154 Lydia Street; Suite 200; Austin, Texas 78702;
with the business meeting commencing at
12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17, 2018