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Interim City: The Biggest Local News Stories of 2017

Welcome to Austin, where a quarter of city management has been temporary. That's just the beginning of our issues.

Chase Hoffberger, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Top 10 Quotes of the Week

Who said what?

Column, Dec. 28, 2017

CodeNEXT Year, Maybe

The city’s land use rewrite had one helluva year

Sarah Marloff, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

The Texas Hammer

Gov. Greg Abbott and cronies feasted on cities in 2017

Mary Tuma, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

AISD’s Big Move

A $1 billion bond? No problem.

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

The Sexist Texas Lege

The war on women continues on many fronts

Mary Tuma, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

The Epic of Dawnna Dukes

And what a year it’s been

Richard Whittaker, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

ICE Attacks!

Immigration took a beating this year from both the federal and state government

Mary Tuma, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Rideshare Wars Continue

The ground transportation game is changing

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Adventures in Copland

Oversight, accountability, and a shutdown of the crime lab

Sarah Marloff, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Red River Rampage

K2 went crazy Downtown

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Downtown Puzzle: It Ain’t Solved Yet

Can the mayor make the pieces fit together?

Michael King, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Headlines

Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Early Data Shows Progress at Four High-Crash Intersections

Number of accidents dramatically drops at intersections outfitted with new safety controls

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 28, 2017

Civics 101

Column, Dec. 28, 2017

Fear & Loathing

Travis County says goodbye to a coyote-killing machine

Lindsay Stafford Mader, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Beside the Point: What a Mess

Police impasse throws city system into disarray

Chase Hoffberger, Column, Dec. 21, 2017

Public Notice: Peace on Earth, Good Will to Most

A final look forward at the start of the end of the CodeNEXT process

Nick Barbaro, Column, Dec. 21, 2017

Headlines

Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Quote of the Week: Kathy Mitchell

Community activist speaks on life after meet-and-confer

Column, Dec. 21, 2017

Civics 101

Column, Dec. 21, 2017

Indicted Former Firefighter’s Court Hearing Postponed

Jim Baker’s court appearance rescheduled for Jan. 17

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Meet Our Revolution’s New Class of Bernie Spin-Offs

Can they turn Texas blue?

Michael King, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Weed Classes Now Shorter

County commissioners approve four-hour cite-and-release class

Chase Hoffberger, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

(Blake) Farenthold Your Nose

Are we finally done with the congressman?

Mary Tuma, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Spencer Cronk Named City Manager

Minneapolis city coordinator selected Tuesday by City Council

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Council: And to All a Good Night

Last regular meeting reprises a very difficult year

Michael King, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Austin Women: Underrepresented and Underpaid

City commissions bring Council recommendations for improving gender equality

Mary Tuma, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Champion Tract Hoax

Developer's attorney falls for fake website

Michael King, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Life After Meet-and-Confer

City, police get ready for civil service

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

A Grisly Weekend for APD

Two officer-involved shootings, one viral use of force

Nina Hernandez, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Wish List: Still Time for Year-End Giving

The growing list lives online

Sarah Marloff, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

State Capitol Sexual Abuse Policies Remain a Work in Progress

After flood of allegations, House and Senate pressed to revise rules

Mary Tuma, Feature, Dec. 21, 2017

Indicted Former Firefighter's Court Hearing Postponed

Jim Baker's court appearance rescheduled for Jan. 17

Nina Hernandez, Daily, Dec. 19, 2017 10:15 AM

City Council Blocks Police Contract

Union to return to the table for more bargaining ... but when?

Chase Hoffberger, Daily, Dec. 14, 2017 9:00 AM

How Austin Handles Mental Health Emergencies

Police, EMS, and Integral Care work together to serve people in psychiatric crisis

Sarah Marloff, Feature, Dec. 14, 2017

Point Austin: Unfinished Business

Working Austin's weirding ways to New Year's resolutions

Michael King, Column, Dec. 14, 2017

2018 Primary Election Filing Time

And the candidates are ...

Chase Hoffberger, Feature, Dec. 14, 2017

Headlines

Feature, Dec. 14, 2017

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