Landscaping and Greenbelt Guidelines

  • The Canyon Creek Landscaping Guidelines (being developed)
  • Greenbelt Stewardship Guidelines: 
  • Choosing what trees, plants and flowers to keep, remove, and buy:
  • Getting involved:
    • We are searching for Canyon Creek residents that would like to participate in the Landscape and Greenbelt advisory committee (to be formed) and in the clean-up weekends.  Contact Mark Weaver via email or 512-423-9251 to volunteer or if you should have questions.
      • Master Gardeners to assist in identifying native plants and instructing volunteer crews on what is safe to trim and remove.
      • Austin Fire Department personnel on crews on the Firewise guidelines
      • Clean-up crew members to participate in safely operating chain saws, mowers, and raking and hauling off debris.  
    • Future Greenbelt Cleanup schedule: 
      • (tentative) April 28th & 29th, 2018:  Our objective will be to clean-up the area marked in green to reduce the dangerous fire load from the marked area. 
        • Bring water
        • (optional) Wear protective clothing (gloves, hat, sunscreen, insect repellant, etc)
        • (optional) Bring rakes, wheelbarrows, hedge trimmers, chainsaws.