ACL Festival

Neighbors, the Austin City Limits Music Festival is September 16th through the 18th.  More information on the festival itself can be found at

Roads leading into the park area will close at midnight on Thursday, September 15, 2011 and reopen midnight on Sunday, September 18. Road closures will be as follows:

  • Barton Springs Road at Robert E. Lee (Barton Springs Pool Parking accessible at Robert E. Lee Entrance)
  • MoPac Frontage at Columbus Drive (No travel allowed into Zilker Park or Barton Springs Pool from this road)
  • Stratford Drive at Nature Center Drive

We really need your help this year.  Please keep an eye out so we can have a safe, but happy time.

For issues related to cars blocking driveways, fire hydrants, too close to intersections:  Phone the ACL Command Center 646-2244.  It is manned by City Personnel with direct access to the Dedicated Neighborhood ROVING Patrol of 6 officers and 1 sergeant, roving 10 am until approximately 11 pm daily. This dedicated unit will be roving and responding to issues/concerns throughout the impacted neighborhoods.

If you have an emergency please call 911.

Thanks As Always,


Melissa Hawthorne
Vice President, Barton Hills Neighborhood Association