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Barton Springs Road Safety Pilot Shows Positive Results
Barton Springs Road Safety Pilot Shows Positive Results
Reducing lanes means fewer crashes, less speeding

Lina Fisher, May 21, 2024

Killer of Protester Garrett Foster Pardoned, Released From Prison
Killer of Protester Garrett Foster Pardoned, Released From Prison
Convicted murderer Daniel Perry has Gov. Abbott's support

Brant Bingamon, May 17, 2024

Palestinian Woman Finds a Friend in Austin and a Plan to Escape From Gaza
Palestinian Woman Finds a Friend in Austin and a Plan to Escape From Gaza
How a Snapchat message turned into an evacuation campaign

Maggie Q. Thompson, May 16, 2024

Council to Approve More Ambitious Development Reforms, and Considers Displacement
Council to Approve More Ambitious Development Reforms, and Considers Displacement
City aims to lower housing cost, considers gentrification risk

Austin Sanders, May 16, 2024

<i>Chronicle</i> Endorsement for the Runoff Election
Chronicle Endorsement for the Runoff Election
Early voting starts May 20 for the May 28 election

The Chronicle Editorial Board, May 16, 2024

UT Professor Rich Heyman Fired After Arrest at Pro-Palestine Protest
UT Professor Rich Heyman Fired After Arrest at Pro-Palestine Protest
University groups see his firing as intimidation tactic

Austin Sanders, May 16, 2024

Election Information
Election Information
Early Voting: Monday, May 20 - Friday, May 24; Election Day: Tuesday, May 28

May 16, 2024

Austin ISD Budget Woes Take a Turn for the Worse
Austin ISD Budget Woes Take a Turn for the Worse
Hard decisions will have to be made, officials say

Brant Bingamon, May 16, 2024

Headlines / Quote of the Week
Headlines / Quote of the Week

May 16, 2024

After Pro-Palestine Campus Protests, State Senators Call Hearing on Antisemitism
After Pro-Palestine Campus Protests, State Senators Call Hearing on Antisemitism
Jewish, Muslim students report more hate since October 7

Lina Fisher, May 15, 2024

Animal Services Volunteers Rally for Council to Fire Their Boss
Animal Services Volunteers Rally for Council to Fire Their Boss
Advocates say they have lost confidence in Don Bland’s leadership

Lina Fisher, May 14, 2024

Headlines / Quote of the Week
Headlines / Quote of the Week

May 9, 2024

Suburbanites Opt to Leave Austin, While Voters Keep Austin Blue in Weekend Election
Suburbanites Opt to Leave Austin, While Voters Keep Austin Blue in Weekend Election
Turnout was about 6% for the historic election

Austin Sanders, May 9, 2024

Four in 10 UT Protesters Arrested Weren’t UT Affiliated. Were They “Outside Agitators”?
Four in 10 UT Protesters Arrested Weren’t UT Affiliated. Were They “Outside Agitators”?
What UT calls outside disruption, students call a movement

Lina Fisher, May 9, 2024

Troopers Pursue Criminal Charges Against Journalist Filming Palestine Protest
Troopers Pursue Criminal Charges Against Journalist Filming Palestine Protest
DPS alleges assault, journalism experts allege suppression

Austin Sanders, May 9, 2024

Adoptable Poison Ivy-Munching Goats Make Dramatic Return to Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail
Adoptable Poison Ivy-Munching Goats Make Dramatic Return to Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail
They will be back

Maggie Q. Thompson, May 9, 2024

Appeals Court Keeps Austin Police Association Out of Oversight Lawsuit
Appeals Court Keeps Austin Police Association Out of Oversight Lawsuit
The decision sends the Oversight Act suit back to trial court

Austin Sanders, May 9, 2024

Suburbanites Vote to Leave City of Austin
Suburbanites Vote to Leave City of Austin
Three communities are disannexing, and three will stay

Austin Sanders, May 7, 2024

How Women and Kids in Austin Can Get Extra Money for Local Farmers Markets
How Women and Kids in Austin Can Get Extra Money for Local Farmers Markets
Sustainable Food Center issues vouchers to poor families

Madeline Duncan, May 7, 2024

Point Austin: Everything Old Is New Again
Point Austin: Everything Old Is New Again
The long, honorable history of students “disturbing the war”

Michael King, May 4, 2024

As Sunday Protest Looms, 80 Arrested Protesters Still Face Charges
As Sunday Protest Looms, 80 Arrested Protesters Still Face Charges
More thorough arrest affidavits mean no immediate dismissal

Austin Sanders, May 3, 2024

TDCJ’s Bryan Collier Challenged at Public Meeting
TDCJ’s Bryan Collier Challenged at Public Meeting
Families and advocates complain of death, misery in the state’s prison system

Brant Bingamon, May 2, 2024

From Erwin to Hartzell: 60 Years of Conservative Politics at UT
From Erwin to Hartzell: 60 Years of Conservative Politics at UT
Treatment of current protests is just the latest action against progressive students and faculty

Brant Bingamon, May 2, 2024

More Details Emerge on Proposed Tax Rate Increase
More Details Emerge on Proposed Tax Rate Increase
Will Austin ISD suggest an increase? Will voters approve?

Brant Bingamon, May 2, 2024

Headlines / Quote of the Week
Headlines / Quote of the Week

May 2, 2024

UT’s War on Students
UT’s War on Students
A peaceful protest spiraled when law enforcement showed up. Now the university has doubled down.

Lina Fisher, May 2, 2024

Travis County Tests Program to Provide Legal Defense at Bail Hearings
Travis County Tests Program to Provide Legal Defense at Bail Hearings
Stakeholders agree growing Counsel at First Appearance critical

Austin Sanders, May 2, 2024

Remembering the Reasons for the Protests
Remembering the Reasons for the Protests
Students call for UT to divest from weapons manufacturers

Maggie Q. Thompson, May 2, 2024

Austin ISD Restarts Bid Process for Family Resource Centers
Austin ISD Restarts Bid Process for Family Resource Centers
The bidders broke the rules, administration says

Brant Bingamon, May 2, 2024

How Attorneys, Advocates, and Judges Worked to Review UT Protest Arrests
How Attorneys, Advocates, and Judges Worked to Review UT Protest Arrests
Inside the joint effort that led to dismissal of the 57 initial arrests

Austin Sanders, May 2, 2024

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