Lina Fisher

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Zilker Vision Not Quite 20/20
Zilker Vision Not Quite 20/20
Rewilding advocates call for more specifics as Zilker Vision Plan process nears end

News, March 3, 2022

Travis County Races See Wins for Incumbents, a Possible Recount
Travis County Races See Wins for Incumbents, a Possible Recount
Nail-Biters, needles moved, and a successor for Dana DeBeauvoir

News, March 3, 2022

Dems Vie to Oust Sid Miller, Take Back Texas Agriculture
Dems Vie to Oust Sid Miller, Take Back Texas Agriculture
Priorities include economic incentives for small farms, rural health care, and internet access

News, Feb. 24, 2022

Longtime Commissioners Face Challenges From Their Left
Longtime Commissioners Face Challenges From Their Left
In the hot seats

News, Feb. 17, 2022

Boil Water Notice Caused by Human Error, Ongoing Problems
Boil Water Notice Caused by Human Error, Ongoing Problems
"Ultimately preventable" at Ullrich

News, Feb. 17, 2022

Drafthouse Workers Begin Union Drive
Drafthouse Workers Begin Union Drive
South Lamar employees organizing as Drafthouse United

News, Feb. 17, 2022

Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar Employees Unionize
Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar Employees Unionize
Not yet recognized, union asks for increased wages and transparency

News, Feb. 15, 2022

Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros Resigns In Wake of Plant Snafu
Austin Water Director Greg Meszaros Resigns In Wake of Plant Snafu
Interim leader and third-party audit on tap for utility

News, Feb. 11, 2022

Boiling Water Has Some Boiling Mad
Boiling Water Has Some Boiling Mad
Seeking a definitive end to annual occurrences, Council calls for external audit

News, Feb. 10, 2022

Grassroots Organizers Take on Erin Zwiener in Redrawn HD 45
Grassroots Organizers Take on Erin Zwiener in Redrawn HD 45
Shades of blue, red, and brown

News, Feb. 10, 2022

Expectations and Explanations for the Boil-Water Notice
Expectations and Explanations for the Boil-Water Notice
Plus, how to register for emergency alerts if you didn’t get one

News, Feb. 7, 2022

Samsung Spill Kills Off Aquatic Life Near Harris Branch
Samsung Spill Kills Off Aquatic Life Near Harris Branch
Up to 763,000 gallons of acidic waste discharged into Harris Branch Creek tributary

News, Feb. 3, 2022

ERCOT Listening Tour Offers More Explanations Than Plans
ERCOT Listening Tour Offers More Explanations Than Plans
Virtual town hall tries to allay fears of power grid reliability

News, Feb. 3, 2022

New Lawsuit Again Aims to Remove Endangered Status for Warbler
New Lawsuit Again Aims to Remove Endangered Status for Warbler
TPPF refuses to leave the birdies alone

News, Jan. 27, 2022

The Gloves Come Off in Travis County Precinct 4 Race
The Gloves Come Off in Travis County Precinct 4 Race
Primary contest between Margaret Gómez, Susanna Ledesma-Woody heats up

News, Jan. 27, 2022

Storm Relief Org Puts Down Roots to Help Farms
Storm Relief Org Puts Down Roots to Help Farms
Texas Farm Resilience Collaborative brings financial relief in wake of Winter Storm Uri damage

News, Jan. 13, 2022

Rosemont Residents Return Under Dubious Conditions
Rosemont Residents Return Under Dubious Conditions
Families question conditions of apartment complex

News, Dec. 22, 2021

Top Austin Headlines of 2021: Winter Storm Uri Wracks Austin
Top Austin Headlines of 2021: Winter Storm Uri Wracks Austin
Feb. 14: For the first time ever, the National Weather Service issues winter storm warnings for the entire state of Texas

News, Dec. 16, 2021

ARPA Grants Help Austin Public Library Bridge Digital Divide
ARPA Grants Help Austin Public Library Bridge Digital Divide
Council approves $450K for accessibility and outreach programs

News, Dec. 9, 2021

Revew: Little Girl
Little Girl
Documentary about a young trans girl isn’t about her enough

Movie Review, Nov. 26, 2021

Enviro Groups Oppose Plans for Violet Crown Venue
Enviro Groups Oppose Plans for Violet Crown Venue
20,000-seat venue would sit amidst Barton Creek preserve

News, Nov. 18, 2021

Mixed-Income, Mixed-Use Travis Flats Open in North Loop
Mixed-Income, Mixed-Use Travis Flats Open in North Loop
County-backed development combines offices with affordable housing

News, Nov. 18, 2021

Revew: She Paradise
She Paradise
Coming-of-age story in Trinidad’s soca scene

Movie Review, Nov. 19, 2021

Austin Energy Gives Up on Fayette Plan, But Not on Climate Goals
Austin Energy Gives Up on Fayette Plan, But Not on Climate Goals
Keep Austin dirty?

News, Nov. 11, 2021

Election Results: Austin Can Save Itself, Thanks
Election Results: Austin Can Save Itself, Thanks
Pro-policing GOP-aligned campaigners crash into city’s fiscal reality on Election Day

News, Nov. 4, 2021

How Much of Zilker Park Can Austin Return to Nature?
How Much of Zilker Park Can Austin Return to Nature?
Balancing ecological preservation and the human element in city's Zilker Park Vision Plan

News, Oct. 28, 2021

Building an Ecosystem at Bouldin Food Forest
Building an Ecosystem at Bouldin Food Forest
Ben McConnell talks about putting permaculture into practice at his farm

Food, Oct. 28, 2021

Hi-Fi Mycology on Fungi's Potential to Change the Way We Eat
Hi-Fi Mycology on Fungi's Potential to Change the Way We Eat
Sean Henry wants mushrooms for dessert

Food, Oct. 28, 2021

Rosemont Apartment Woes Prompt Tenant Safeguards
Rosemont Apartment Woes Prompt Tenant Safeguards
Commissioners Court approves new housing bylaws in wake of eviction debacle

News, Oct. 21, 2021

Proposition B Swaps Parkland for ... More Parkland
Proposition B Swaps Parkland for ... More Parkland
City seeks voters OK of Lakeshore Blvd. land swap proposed by Oracle

News, Oct. 14, 2021

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