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Point Austin: "Is There Anything We Can't Do?"
Reflections on 10-1's rookie year accomplishments
" find a home for more than 200 homeless Austin veterans. Adler credits the Austin Apartment Association and especially..."

Jan. 8, 2016 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Drinking, Driving, Shooting ... and the APD
Leonardo Quintana hearing full of unintended revelations
"...the latest episode in his increasingly unhappy career, former Austin Police Department Officer Leonardo Quintana would have done well..."

Sept. 10, 2010 News Column by Michael King

Hurricane Relief Efforts Under Way in Austin
An estimated 5,000 hurricane evacuees are expected to arrive in Austin this weekend
" estimated 5,000 hurricane evacuees expected to arrive in Austin this weekend, local Red Cross officials were scrambling today..."

Sept. 2, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Faster Than Sound – Welcome to Red River World: The Future of Austin’s Music District
Forecasting the storm of developments between the state Capitol and I-35. Also, NPR warned and ACL Fest confirms: Austin’s pop soloists are stepping up.
"...and took over the Symphony Square amphitheatre lease from Austin Symphony...."

May 24, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Point Austin: MUD in Your Eye
Northwest Austin suburb chal­lenges the Voting Rights Act
", the folks in Canyon Creek, a tony suburban Austin subdivision just this side of Lakeline Mall, enjoy "the..."

Nov. 9, 2007 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: A Tale of Two Cities
Thinking about affordable housing from all sides
"...and reputation, has been transformed into a 100-unit efficiency apartment building providing modest, comfortable, and supportive housing for residents..."

July 4, 2008 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Storm Surge
Finger-pointing follows lost fed funds for Weatherization Assistance Program
" begin weatherization work on the Mount Carmel Village apartments in East Aus­tin. It would have been a nice..."

Dec. 2, 2011 News Column by Amy Smith

Point Austin: Who's Blue?
Understanding Austin political speak
"...So we all have another month of Austin-weird mudslinging to entertain us – where the mud slung..."

May 9, 2008 News Column by Michael King

Is Walgreens Too Big and Unfunky for South Austin?
Neighbors challenge the drugstore chain's plans for a store at Lamar and Bluebonnet Lane.
"...South Austin residents are bracing for a City Council vote July..."

July 11, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Point Austin: No Bill
Grand jury clears APD's Olsen, but questions remain
"...hardly the end of the matter, as both the Austin Police Department and the U.S. Department of Justice are..."

Aug. 17, 2007 News Column by Michael King

Austin Energy's Quest to Bring Solar Power to Renters and the Less Wealthy
What can new incentive programs and community solar projects do for the city's most abundant energy source?
"...than if you set your gaze to the east. Austin Energy's solar incentive program has made great strides recruiting..."

Nov. 24, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

"Neighborhood Bound: Austin's Mobile Libraries" & Unbound: Sin Fronteras
"...bookmobile service in Travis County was launched. The American Association of University Women donated $7,000 to the city of..."

July 10, 2015 Arts Feature

Landlords Sue to Block Section 8 Renters
Austin Apartment Association fights Council's ban on source-of-income discrimination
"...24 hours to celebrate – the following day, the Austin Apartment Association filed suit in Travis County District Court..."

Dec. 19, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

News Roundup: See You in Court!
Pressley demands recount, while Zimmerman and Sec. 8 cases progress
"...votes, the city avoids a second Buehler trial, the Austin Apartment Association's suit against the city may move to..."

Jan. 5, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

(Not) For Rent
With hopes of protection for Section 8 renters dashed, city takes steps to help
"...and muscle spasms, must make do with a two-story apartment in far South Austin, facing uncomfortable daily trips from..."

Sept. 4, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Tenants' Rights in Question at Cross Creek
Tenants' rights in question at North Austin apartments
"...the familiar footwork of tenant rights struggles here in Austin. Last Wednesday, April 26, the Cross Creek Tenant Associa­tion,..."

May 5, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

News Roundup: Use of Force, Apartments, & TNCs
Jury awards $1M in civil rights suit; SOI ordinance halted
"...In this week's News Roundup, an Austin man gets $1 million dollars after being punched and..."

March 9, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Bill Seeks to Dodge Section 8 Renters
State Sen. Perry's bill would overrule Austin's ordinance
"...As promised by the Texas Apartment Association earlier this month, a state legislator has filed..."

Dec. 29, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Homelessness Rises in AISD
More Austin students than ever have no permanent address
"...The number of homeless students in Austin ISD is rising sharply, according to the latest numbers..."

Aug. 21, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: Neverending Stories
Stickers, housing ordinances continue to attract debate
"...middle of Stickergate; the Lege debates SOI ordinances, especially Austin's; and Sen. Cruz kicks off the 2016 presidential campaign..."

March 23, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

D10 Campaign Finance
Who's got the money? Who's got the endorsements?
"...Apartment Assoc. of Tarrant County PAC..."

Dec. 9, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...the seat against incumbent Democrat Karen Sonleitner. Shaw, an Austin chiropractor, announced Monday on the courthouse steps, saying he..."

Dec. 26, 1997 News Feature

Sparks Upholds Fair Housing Ordinance
Judge rules against landlords on discrimination
"...Judge Sam Sparks – who charged the city of Austin with "bullying" property owners during a late January court..."

March 6, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...interior secretary backing out of a proposal to place Austin's beloved salamander on the list of endangered species. Babbitt..."

Nov. 1, 1996 News Feature

The Odds on Mayor Adler’s $720 Million Mobility Bond
Is the plan just daring enough to work?
"...council members found themselves embroiled in a debate over Austin's terrible traffic and hapless solutions, with one audience member..."

Oct. 28, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Sparks Flares Over City's SOI Ordinance
Court hearing on anti-discrimination ordinance goes poorly for city
"...Vouchers, for example). It met quick reaction from the Austin Apart­ment Association, which filed suit 24 hours after passage...."

Jan. 30, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Libertarian Ganders Goosed by Aleshire – 216 Times
After filing multiple campaign-finance complaints against others, Libertarians get slapped with their own
"...Benedict, as well as LPT treasurer Geoffrey Neale of Austin, and past treasurer Anthony Garcia of Houston, to respond..."

June 9, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...last week specifying how dogs can be tethered in Austin yards. The ordinance, strongly supported by animal advocates, prescribes..."

Oct. 11, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Can This District Be Saved?
The revival of the Warehouse District is rooted in Austin's history – and its popularity is also its peril
" Lake|Flato Architects) and Gables Republic Park, a 16-story apartment tower. In addition, Gables obtained a city demolition permit..."

Sept. 11, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
Who's picking whom in the City Council race
"...In Place 1, Bicycle Austin has endorsed Steven Adams. The Black Women's Political Caucus,..."

May 6, 2005 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

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