Take Action: Speak Out

Contact City Council

Call the Mayor and Council members and ask them to fight for our neighborhoods and support responsible development. This is the issue voters in our neighborhoods will remember when election time rolls around.

Please be sure to include your name, email, street address, and phone number to help city staff verify that the message is coming from Austin. Please be respectful in your communications, so that we can win support for our efforts.

The quickest way: Use this handy web form to send a message to the Mayor and the entire City Council.

Here is the individual contact information for the Mayor and City Councilmembers:

Councilmember Email Phone Fax
Mayor Will Wynn

will.wynn [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2250 (512) 974-2337
Mayor Pro Tem Betty Dunkerley

betty.dunkerley [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2258 (512) 974-1886
Lee Leffingwell

lee.leffingwell [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2260 (512) 974-3212
Mike Martinez

mike.martinez [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2264 (512) 974-1887
Jennifer Kim

jennifer.kim [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2255 (512) 974-1888
Brewster McCracken

brewster.mccracken [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2256 (512) 974-1884
Sheryl Cole

sheryl.cole [at] ci [dot] austin [dot] tx [dot] us

(512) 974-2266 (512) 974-1890

You may send postal mail to the following address:

(Councilmember's name)
P. O. Box 1088
Austin, TX 78767

Contact Wal-Mart

Write to Lee Scott, CEO of Wal-Mart, and let him know that the plan to build a Wal-Mart supercenter at Northcross is upsetting the neighbors and creating ill will throughout the city.

We have a sample letter here.

Lee Scott, CEO
Wal-Mart
62 SW 8th St
Bentonville, AR 72716

Contact Lincoln Property Company

Lincoln Property Company Commercial, Inc.
3300 Lincoln Plaza
500 North Akard Street
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 740-3300
(214) 740-3313 Fax
Lincoln Property Company
100 Congress Ave, Ste 450
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 322-3200

A. Mack Pogue
Chairman

William C. Duvall
President

Gregory S. Courtwright
Chief Operating Officer

Elliott Prieur
Senior Vice President

David A. Pettle
Head of SW Region, including TX

Mike Crockett
Senior VP - Austin Regional Office
mcrockett [at] lpc [dot] com

Robert Dozier
Executive VP of Lincoln's Retail Group
rdozier [at] lpc [dot] com
Phone: (214) 363-8168

Write a letter to the editor

Austin American Statesman

The Austin American-Statesman encourages letters from readers. Please include a name, address and daytime and evening phone numbers so that authorship can be confirmed if your letter is chosen for publication. We edit letters for brevity, grammar and clarity. Edited letters typically address a single idea and do not exceed 150 words. Photographs may be included for possible publication, but cannot be returned. Because of the volume received, we cannot return or acknowledge letters not used. Anonymous letters will not be published.

By mail:

Letters to the Editor
P.O. Box 670
Austin, Texas 78767

By email:

letters [at] statesman [dot] com

By fax:

(512) 912-5927

Submit online: here

Austin Chronicle

Letters to the Editor must be signed with full name and include daytime phone number, full address, or e-mail address. Letters should be no longer than 300 words. We reserve the right to edit all submissions. Letters may not be edited, added to, or changed by sender once we receive them.

By mail:

The Austin Chronicle
PO Box 49066
Austin, TX 78765

By email:

mail [at] austinchronicle [dot] com

By fax:

512.458.6910

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