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"...CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT 7 Jeb Boyt........2,685 / 33.77% Leslie Pool...5,267 / 66.23%..."
"...Two city boards and commissions have taken opposing stands on Capitol View Corridor preservation, with dual representative Jeb Boyt, who chairs the Downtown Commission and also serves on the Parks and Recreation Board, in the controversial middle...."
"...Jeb Boyt vs. Leslie Pool..."
"..."That was a very curious meeting. That's about the nicest thing I can say," said Jeb Boyt, chair of the Parks Board's Land & Facilities Committee, and one of the expansion's strongest advocates..."
"...Unsurprisingly, five of the eight candidates come from the district's historically more politically active south. That includes regular names in local affairs: Jeb Boyt and Leslie Pool have been fixtures on various city boards, commissions, and neighborhood groups for decades..."
"...District 7: Managing Growth D7 Ballot OrderJ.E. "Jeb" Boyt Zack Ingraham Melissa Zone Ed English Darryl R..."
"...For plan supporters, combining the rail proposal with road investments is an obvious strategy. Jeb Boyt, chair of the Alliance for Public Transportation (APT) and a supporter of the proposal, noted that bundling road and rail together in a transportation bond is pretty standard, and experience has shown that in general, bundled bonds are more successful on the ballot...."
"...On a table at La Mancha, amidst a sea of Leslie Pool's supporters, sat a chocolate cake reading "Yea Leslie, District 7 Champion!" in light blue lettering. It was set there before the candidate's victory – before 8:40pm, when the District 7 front-runner received a call from her competitor Jeb Boyt conceding the race – by one of her many vibrant supporters...."
"...There's some debate about whether District 6 will turn out to be a "conservative opportunity" district. Flannigan is no conservative, but his moderate, pragmatic point of view will allow him to work with the other nine Council members and mayor to actually get things done for both his district and the city as a whole. District 7: Jeb Boyt/Leslie Pool..."
"..."Austin's loving its parks to death," says GAP member Jeb Boyt. "We love it..."
"...For example, landlords might respond by favoring chain outlets over scrappy locals as tenants, fearing that a small homegrown business would one day become an iconic giant-killer. (Downtown Commissioner Tim Finley, the aggrieved landlord of Las Manitas and Escuelita del Alma, listened politely; whenever the conversation veered toward his property, he asked to be recused but was waved off by chair Jeb Boyt, who insisted the commissioners were speaking only "in general terms.")..."
"..."District 6 voters know that to get anything done in 6, you need five more votes." He made it a point to attend as many forums and meetings as possible during his campaign, including the Republican ones, a strategy that should serve him well as he seeks to attract at least some of Wiley's voters. – Amy Kamp District 7: Boyt and Pool to Run-Off..."
"...Rather than recommend possible elimination of a CVC because the defining viewpoint is partially obscured, as with CVC 10 (Pleasant Valley at Lakeshore), said Donisi, due diligence requires a thorough process that considers all valuable views that may be protected throughout a particular corridor. Downtown Commissioner Jeb Boyt recently concurred; he invited Austinites to notify the commission about any such views they are aware of, especially in their neighborhoods...."
"...The study also found that households in poverty would see a 75% increase in access to frequent bus stops. Jeb Boyt, president of the Austin chapter of the Alliance for Public Transportation, says it's a balancing act..."
"...Mayor: Adler leads with 38.43% of vote, followed by Martinez at 29.54%. D1: Ora Houston leading with 53.53%. D2: Delia Garza wins at 67.05%. D3: Brother and sister headed to runoff: Susana Almanza at 20.56%, Sabino "Pio" Renteria 19.81%. D4: Runoff between Greg Casar (38.73%), Laura Pressley (23.06%). D5: Ann Kitchen wins with 53.69%. D6: Still a tight race in Travis County. Don Zimmerman at 27.5%, Jimmy Flannigan at 25.75%, and Jay Wiley at 23.44%. D7: Runoff between Leslie Pool at 31.43% and Jeb Boyt (17.25%). D8: Runoff between Ellen Troxclair at 26.45%, followed by Ed Scruggs at 24.75%. D9: Another possible runoff: Kathie Tovo leads at 49.73%, followed by fellow sitting council member Chris Riley at 39.88%. D10: Stop us if you’re heard this before: Yet another runoff with Mandy Dealey (30.9%) facing off against Sheri Gallo (22.13%). Urban Rail: Fails, with 57.90% voting no...."
"...Jeb Boyt, chair of the Alliance for Public Transportation and a District 7 Council candidate, noted, "Look, we want it to pass. These things pass much better when they're bundled together..."
"...Jeb Boyt Occupation: attorney Experience: parks and transportation advocate; Hill Country Conservancy board member; city commissioner; former state agency staffer Issues: transportation, parks, open space (FB) Jeb Boyt for Austin City Council..."
"...Jeb Boyt, attorney, mass transit and parks advocate, designated a treasurer March 20, and recently posted on his Facebook page: “A bottle of water and a Cliff bar between meetings. Oh yeah, the campaign is under way.”..."
"...Jeb Boyt, mass transit and parks advocate, is "definitely" planning to run...."
"...2 commissioner, former Pct. 2 Commissioner Karen Sonleitner, former Council Member Brigid Shea, who has also filed initial paperwork to run for the seat; former City Council candidate Margot Clarke, attorney and city Water and Wastewater Commissioner Sarah Faust, accountability watchdog Richard Viktorin, and attorney Jeb Boyt, who serves on the board of Alliance for Public Transportation...."