This year, the neighborhood fashioned out of the former Robert Mueller airport celebrates the 18th anniversary of its master development agreement between the City of Austin and developers Catellus, which began the 700-acre transformation of the site into a Central Austin destination with numerous housing types, commercial space, and a celebrated New Urbanist sensibility that makes the planned district unlike anything else in the city. It’s also not quite done.
Walk around Mueller and you’ll still notice a few vacant lots here and there, some of which feel jarring considering how built out other parts of the neighborhood look these days. But the empty spots are fewer and further between this year, with a number of construction projects currently underway around the neighborhood. Together, they have the potential to actually change the look of the place again, if you can believe it — check our map below for a full rundown of what’s currently rising: