The Austin City Council approved the measure to change the name of Manchaca Road on October 4, 2018. This was passed without feedback of businesses and residents who work and live on the road. The measure is to change the name from Manchaca to Menchaca. Learn about the financial impact this will have on businesses all along Manchaca now, AND the cost to taxpayers. Why was this name change introduced? Learn how the process was brought to the council in the first place.
Manchaca Road is home to a diverse variety of small businesses, each impacted differently by such a change.
Learn more about this issue and how we can have our voice heard on the issue. It is also important to understand the process to prevent this from happening in other areas of the city.
The information will be presented by Alycen Lucy, Agency Owner of Farmers Insurance on Manchaca Road. She will speak for the group leading informing the public on this issue. For additional information, go to: https://leavemanchacaalone.org/
If you are interested in membership, our website is: https://southaustinbusiness.org/join/