A planning effort for Congress Avenue is underway, led by the City of Austin and the Downtown Austin Alliance, and a great opportunity to participate is coming up. On Wednesday, April 5, or Thursday, April 6, come on out to 800 Congress Avenue during the times indicated below for the launch of the latest initiative, Our Congress Avenue. Enjoy light refreshments, take a virtual stroll up the Avenue, and share your thoughts about what you’d like to see on the Main Street of Texas!
Help shape the future of Congress Avenue!
Board of Directors Election
Online voting has begun to elect directors for the board of DANA. We have an impressive set of candidates running to fill five vacant seats on the board. You can view profiles of each of the candidates here.
To vote in the board election, you must be a member of DANA and reside in the boundaries of downtown. You should have recently received a ballot via email, but if you didn’t, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about the status of your membership or receive your online ballot.
The poll closes Thursday, February 23rd at 11:59 PM, so get on it!
DANA 2017 Annual Meeting and Urban Core Happy Hour
Join us at the DANA 2017 Annual Meeting and Urban Core Happy Hour, taking place Sunday, February 26 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Google Fiber, 201 Colorado Street.
The meeting is open to members only. Become a member, or renew your expired membership, here. You can also join at the event.
We have an action-packed agenda, including:
* The DANA 2016 year in review
Enjoy the food, drinks, and the latest about what’s happening in the neighborhood!
January Urban Core Happy Hour + Sip & Stroll
Do you love living, working, and/or playing in downtown Austin? Join us in 2nd Street District for socializing and networking with other downtown residents and fans. CRU Wine Bar and The Bonneville will showcase their menus with complimentary bites, along with beverages provided by 2nd Street District.
After stopping in for a drink with DANA, continue along to the 2nd Street Social Sip & Stroll featuring specialty cocktails, exclusive specials, and giveaways throughout the 2nd Street District.
DANA members will receive priority entrance. Guests are required to pay $10 at the door, or join DANA for access to UCHH events year round! To ensure the best experience, we strongly suggest arriving as close to the beginning of the event as possible, as there are a limited number of drink tickets and food.
Become a DANA Board Member or Volunteer
DANA will soon hold elections for its board of directors.
Want to make an impact and improve quality of life in downtown Austin? Want to keep the downtown neighborhood social, knowledgeable, and influential? Become a DANA board member or volunteer for a committee!
Apply now by telling us about yourself and the passions and know-how you would like to contribute.
The deadline for completed applications for a 2017 board position is Friday, January 20, 2017.