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A Church and Its People on Austin's Eastside
The living history of David Chapel
"...Church was born, phoenixlike, out of the darkness of Austin's racial history. The congregation originated in 1924, when members..."

Dec. 25, 2020 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Public Notice: Planning for Affordability
Council tackles thorny zoning cases
"...from the "Response to CodeNEXT Prescrip­tion Papers" which the Planning Commission issued this week, largely praising the city staff..."

Sept. 23, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Council To Imagine Imagine Austin
Plus SH 45, White Lodging, frat houses, and more
"...a 60-item agenda that includes the mother of all planning issues – the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan – which..."

June 15, 2012 News Feature by Amy Smith

Why Portland Doesn't Look Like Austin
Rose (City)-Colored Glasses
"...on the table tonight was approved by the Portland Planning Commission after 18 months of hearings, workshops, and testimony..."

Dec. 15, 1995 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Austin's Best Density Bonus Remains in Suspense
To V(MU) or not to V
"...home across the county compared to last year. The Austin Board of Realtors reported that the median sale price..."

April 22, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Public Notice: Austin Saves CodeNEXT Saves Austin
City forges "grand compromise" on land use regulations
"...on Tuesday afternoon, alleging conflict of interest violations by Planning Commission Chair Stephen Oliver, and asking that Council remove..."

March 30, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Council: Austin, Can You Spare $7 million?
CodeNEXT, budget, and the long shadow of the state
"...Item 43, sponsored by District 10 Council Member Alison..."

June 26, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Making a Better Austin, One Volunteer at a Time
Opportunities to get civically involved this year
"...you can act in 2020 to make a better Austin, Texas, and beyond. The Counts That Really Count..."

Jan. 10, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Public Notice: Motherless Austin
Building a better city, but at what cost?
"...each Residential House-Scale zone," presumably fixing Zoning and Platting Commissioner Jim Duncan's note that up to eight units could..."

Nov. 29, 2019 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Austin City Election
Endorsements for mayor and Council
"...districts and the needs of the whole city of Austin. We hope that, whoever you may choose, you keep..."

Oct. 17, 2014 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

East Austin Studio De-Tour
Homesteading artists face city code challenges – and raise old fears – in changing neighborhoods
"...the last address on a dead-end street in East Austin. From the road, you can see the front of..."

July 15, 2011 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Austin @ Large: Triangle, Full Circle
Seven glorious years later, and did we learn anything?
"...what is currently being built at the North Central Austin crossroads bears scant resemblance to the "urban strip-mall plus"..."

Oct. 8, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Past Planning Efforts
"...Here are some highlights of the history of Rainey planning:..."

July 16, 1999 News Feature

Planning From The Neighborhoods Up
"...over the BFI and Balcones Recycling plants in East Austin (we've been writing about it since May), and the..."

Aug. 1, 1997 News Feature

With Equity in Mind, Austin Embarks on Bringing Its History Up to Date
So many more stories to tell
"...trader named Daniel H. Caswell found his way to Austin from Tennessee. Five years later, he built himself a..."

July 2, 2021 News Feature by Clara Ence Morse

Austin Oaks: The Other Grove
The Grove at Shoal Creek is not the only PUD worth arguing about
"...equally divisive project that has the candidates divided: the Austin Oaks PUD at the intersection of MoPac and Spicewood..."

Oct. 21, 2016 News Feature by Annamarya Scaccia

Austin’s Least-Loved Landfill May Be Poised to Grow Again
The other ACL: The Austin Community Landfill
"...year, four people showed up at the Travis County Commissioners Court to tell their elected officials about what it's..."

Jan. 18, 2019 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

Austin's Land Development Code Schedule Takes Shape
Council could take a first-reading vote in December
"...City Council could take a first-reading vote on the..."

Oct. 25, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

St. David's Named Austin FC's First Corporate Sponsor
Also zoning change for McKalla Place moves forward
"...Austin FC announced St. David's HealthCare as the first founding..."

May 24, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Point Austin: Beside the Point
Council ponders limiting McMansions
"...specifically addressed over-cramped duplexes used as student housing. The Planning Commission convened Valentine's Day to vet the ordinance, and..."

Feb. 17, 2006 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Austin’s Animal Shelters Struggle to Uphold No-Kill Reputation in the Face of Overcrowding
How overcrowding and mismanagement of Austin Animal Center and Austin Pets Alive! have them struggling to keep up
"...For more than a decade, Austin was the largest city to designate itself a no-kill..."

Aug. 5, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Austin's Land Use Debate Returns to the Spotlight
A new draft code has risen out of CodeNEXT's ashes
"...On Friday, Oct. 4, city planners released their initial..."

Oct. 11, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Keep Austin Affordable
"...Dwelling Units (aka garage apartments, granny flats) at the Planning and Neighborhoods Committee ["Public Notice: Planning Is Doing," News,..."

June 15, 2015 Postmarks

City's Poor Planning Is Criminal?
"...Dear Editor, Regarding Nick Barbaro's article "Poor Planning," [News, May 16]: In light of Austin's city staff's..."

May 21, 2014 Postmarks

How $50,000 Is Shaking Up Austin's Black Artists Buried Treasure
"...an elusive miracle cure for any number of worthy Austin groups who are feeling the lack-of-funding crunch that reverberates..."

Feb. 23, 1996 Arts Feature by Danielle McClelland

Debate Heats Up Over How to Wean Austin Off Fossil Fuels
Electric Utility Commission and Austin Energy at odds
"...Austin Energy is almost done tweaking its Resource, Generation and..."

Feb. 16, 2024 News Feature by Lina Fisher

New Studio Brings the Technology Behind The Mandalorian to Austin
Co-Production House brings science to the set
"...are opening Co-Production House, a truly state-of-the-art soundstage in Austin, powered by the same technology that made The Mandalorian..."

March 5, 2021 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Activists Say Austin Public Library Policy Change Is Overdue
Disturbing the library
"...Activists asked the Library Commission this week to ask for an overhaul of the..."

March 1, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Downtown Austin Plan Needs You
The DAP re-envisions Downtown, district by district
"...the area continues to grow and change? The Downtown Austin Plan team wants to hear from the community on..."

March 5, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Austin at Large: Reading the Palm District
A new plan-of-plans puts the spotlight on Downtown’s hard, rough eastern edges
"...and rough. Those would include a new and different Austin Con­ven­tion Center, the full flowering of the Waterloo Greenway,..."

Nov. 4, 2022 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

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