lady bird lake: Austin's Lady Bird Lake - 01/18/18 08:12 AM
Lady Bird Lake or Town Lake as it was formerly known, is a dammed portion of the Colorado river situated just south of downtown Austin.  Currently the lake and it’s surrounding hike and bike trails serve as an attraction for locals and visitors alike. However, Lady Bird Lake was not always as beautiful as it is now. 
 
The lake was created in 1960 as a cooling pond for the adjacent Holly Power Plant.  In its early days, Town Lake, as it was known at the time, was an eye-sore.  In the early seventies, the Mayor of Austin, Roy Butler, established the Town … (5 comments)

 
Erika Rae Albert, Austin Real Estate Expert, Exceeding Expectations in Every Transaction (E*Rae Real Estate Group- Brokered by eXp Realty LLC) Rainmaker large

Erika Rae Albert, Austin Real Estate Expert

Exceeding Expectations in Every Transaction

Austin, TX

More about me…

E*Rae Real Estate Group- Brokered by eXp Realty LLC

Address: Austin, TX

Mobile: (512) 779-7597

Email Me



Listings

Links

Archives

RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog