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What you should know: Issues and happenings in the coming week.

"Gerrymandering Is Not a Game"

"... except when it is"

Nick Barbaro, Jul. 12, 2018

CodeNEXT: The Halftime Score?

If you view the code rewrite simply as a struggle between the urbanists and the preservationists, it's fair to ask, who's winning?

Nick Barbaro, Jul. 5, 2018

And, We're Off …

Council tees up CodeNEXT for a loooong drive, takes a breather

Nick Barbaro, Jun. 28, 2018

Death of a Planner

John Fregonese tried to get us all to a better place

Nick Barbaro, Jun. 21, 2018

The Calm Before ...

How to talk about talking about CodeNEXT

Nick Barbaro, May. 31, 2018

New Math

Can CodeNEXT get to eight votes?

Nick Barbaro, May. 24, 2018

East Side Story

Somewhere a place for us?

Nick Barbaro, May. 17, 2018

Two Tales of One City

Land use commissions diverge; dogs

Nick Barbaro, May. 10, 2018

CodeNextYear?

Reports, editorial, public all say CodeNOT

Nick Barbaro, May. 3, 2018

CodeNEXT: Where We Stand

Taking stock after a hectic week

Nick Barbaro, Apr. 26, 2018

Happy Earth Day, and More

Earth Day celebration meets transportation policy

Nick Barbaro, Apr. 19, 2018

People’s Housing Justice

What Council can do that's not CodeNEXT

Nick Barbaro, Apr. 12, 2018

Doomed?

Looking forward to the November ballot

Nick Barbaro, Apr. 5, 2018

Austin Saves CodeNEXT Saves Austin

City forges "grand compromise" on land use regulations

Nick Barbaro, Mar. 29, 2018

Your City at Work

"Shaping policy for generations to come"

Nick Barbaro, Mar. 22, 2018

Are We on a Road to Nowhere?

CodeNEXT – what a buzz kill!

Nick Barbaro, Mar. 14, 2018

Hurry Up Please, It's Time

We're late, we're late, for a very important date ...

Nick Barbaro, Mar. 8, 2018

In the Name of Fairness

Times change, and so do schools

Nick Barbaro, Mar. 1, 2018

Here Comes the Spin

CodeNEXT draft three winners & losers?

Nick Barbaro, Feb. 15, 2018

Coming Soon to a Corridor Near You

Hopefully in fewer than four score years ...

Nick Barbaro, Feb. 8, 2018

Groundhog Day ... Again

CodeNEXT: Haven't we been through this before?

Nick Barbaro, Feb. 1, 2018

Old News on CodeNEXT

Scattershots, while waiting for Draft Three

Nick Barbaro, Jan. 25, 2018

Iced Out

ZAP postponement tightens CodeNEXT timeline

Nick Barbaro, Jan. 18, 2018

The Devil's in the Details

And of course, no one wants to wrestle with the devil

Nick Barbaro, Jan. 11, 2018

The Business of Governing

Choosing a transit chief, a debt level & more

Nick Barbaro, Jan. 4, 2018

Peace on Earth, Good Will to Most

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

Nick Barbaro, Dec. 21, 2017

The End of Single-Family?

Possibly. And look who’s leading the charge.

Nick Barbaro, Dec. 7, 2017

Back to the Present

Hitting the refresh on CodeNEXT

Nick Barbaro, Nov. 30, 2017

CodeNEXT Wrecks Austin?

Only if we let it continue to fester in darkness

Nick Barbaro, Nov. 21, 2017

Do You Feel a Draft?

CodeNEXT set for a long overdue reality check

Nick Barbaro, Nov. 16, 2017

What a Difference a Year Makes

Election news, and your city at work

Nick Barbaro, Nov. 9, 2017

Building Foundations

Good work on the sustainable design front

Nick Barbaro, Nov. 2, 2017

Trick or Treat!

Scary times for CodeNEXT

Nick Barbaro, Oct. 26, 2017

Let's Hope ...

Soccer planning goes better than plan planning

Nick Barbaro, Oct. 19, 2017

Deadline? Whose Deadline?

CodeNEXT: "We've got to figure this out"

Nick Barbaro, Oct. 12, 2017

Deciphering the Code

CodeNEXT questions pile up faster than answers

Nick Barbaro, Oct. 5, 2017

Now's the Hard Part

CodeNEXT 2.0: still more harm than good?

Nick Barbaro, Sep. 21, 2017

The Negro School

Preserving whose historical legacy?

Nick Barbaro, Sep. 14, 2017

After the Flood, Part II

Cleaning up is hard to do

Nick Barbaro, Sep. 7, 2017

Houston, You Have a Problem

Let's not make the same one here

Nick Barbaro, Aug. 31, 2017

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