Location Matches: Barton Creek Greenbelt, Twin Falls
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New Website Lets You Dip Into the Barton Creek Timestream
Drifting in the history of Barton Springs
"...Sure, you've walked into the Greenbelt through the Gus Fruh entrance, but have you ever..."

April 22, 2022 Screens Feature by Ellen Daly

Update: Greenbelt Closure Continues
Barton Creek Greenbelt closed due to weather concerns
"...Recreation Department announced this afternoon the continued closure of Barton Creek Greenbelt Trail following the last few days' heavy..."

May 12, 2015 News Post by News Staff

Guide to Austin Greenbelt Entrances
Reroute no more! Here's a list of Greenbelt access points.
"...navigate the many trails, paths, and crevices of the Barton Creek Greenbelt in the scorching Texas heat to find..."

March 30, 2018 Events Post by Tinu Thomas

Outgunned in the Greenbelt
" The murder that occurred last month on the Barton Creek Greenbelt thrust the issue of parks security into..."

Aug. 8, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Barton Sees a Building
"...Ah, the solace of the Barton Creek Greenbelt: the trails, the creek, the canopy of..."

Dec. 7, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Waller Creek Comes to Life
Conservancy seeks radical makeover east of Downtown
"...came on with the setting sun, sinking into Waller Creek and seeping into coats, hats, and the fingertips of..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Land for Water
The city is asking voters to send more money to a little-known program that protects Barton Springs
"...morning, I stand in the dry bed of Onion Creek in Hays County and watch as Kevin Thuesen lowers..."

Oct. 26, 2018 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

Keep Off Barton Creek
"...the difference. There are plenty of other areas of Barton Creek for people to use. Can we not afford..."

July 18, 1997 Column

Mercury, Cadmium, Arsenic, Grease ...
The Fish & Wildlife Service faults the EPA for failing to protect the Barton Springs Watershed.
"...Our Springs Alliance sought stiffer development regulations in the Barton Springs watershed, while the Texas Capital Area Builders Association..."

Aug. 3, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Suburbanites Vote to Leave City of Austin
Three communities are disannexing, and three will stay
"...After years of costly struggle, residents of the Lost Creek neighborhood in Southwest Austin finally got their wish: They..."

May 7, 2024 News Post by Austin Sanders

Double Jeopardy
The state of Texas jailed Cuban exile Carlos Lavernia for 16 years for a crime he did not commit. Now the INS might send him back to Cuba.
"...borne out Lavernia's assertions that he was not the "Barton Creek rapist" who had terrorized women hikers and joggers..."

Feb. 23, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Battle for the Springs: A Chronology
"...of argument, that everyone in Austin wants to save Barton Springs. But what exactly does that mean? Below, and..."

Aug. 9, 2002 News Feature

Preserving a 'Special Kind of Place'
Scott Swearingen on the ‘environmental city’
" is say, while it grows let's protect the greenbelts, let's protect the creeks, let's not have Lake Austin..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Violet Crown Trail Opens
First six miles of a planned 30 miles of trail open to the public
"...miles from Zilker Park into Hays County, passing through greenbelts, urban areas, and city-owned water quality protection lands. Spearheaded..."

Aug. 14, 2015 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Naked City
The Save Barton Creek Association tries to force the TNRCC to listen.
"...The Save Barton Creek Association heads to the courthouse on Wednesday to..."

Aug. 10, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Tug of War
Changing Chamber Funds
"...some money for that in the budget," Conner said. Greenbelt Blues..."

Aug. 6, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...arm by Austin police during a standoff in the Barton Creek greenbelt Nov. 4, died at Brackenridge Hospital on..."

Nov. 11, 2005 News Feature

Our readers talk back.
"...We understand the importance of Barton Springs, but the springs aren't the only issue. Nothing..."

May 3, 2002 Column

Hitting the Trails
City Trails Vision Provokes Suburban Wrath
"...than 400 miles of new hike- and-bike trails along creeks throughout Travis, Hays, and Williamson Counties. City dwellers could..."

Nov. 15, 1996 News Feature

Farmers Market Report: June 1-2, 2013
Sweet corn and eggplants are making the scene
"...At Barton Creek Market, 2 Happy Children Farm and Fruitful Hill..."

May 31, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Fun in the Sun: Outdoor Activities in Austin
Where to hike, bike, and wade into cool water
"...biking or hiking around, and then wading in, the Barton Creek Greenbelt (3755 Capital of TX Hwy. S.). You..."

Aug. 25, 2017 Features Feature by Ashley Moreno

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...Wednesday for 14 acres of new parkland in the Barton Creek Greenbelt. TPL recently acquired the land in the..."

March 27, 2009 News Feature

Happy Trails to All at Austin Confab
National Trails Symposium comes to Convention Center
"...ongoing projects in Austin, including improvements to the ever-popular Barton Creek Greenbelt, the 71/2-mile strip of wilderness that calls..."

Oct. 22, 2004 News Feature by Dan Oko

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...Green Light for Greenbelts: Effective Aug. 8, the Parks and Recreation Department will..."

Aug. 7, 2020 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, elsewhere
"...joining the hundreds of volunteers needed to improve the Barton Creek Greenbelt trail. The event kicks off the Walk..."

May 29, 2009 News Feature

It's Not Just a ZIP Code
Neighborhood Associations
"...Barton Hills-Horseshoe Bend NA index.html..."

Dec. 4, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
The tragic shooting of Austin Parks Police officer William Jones highlights deficiencies in pay and staffing levels in the parks police department.
"...shortly after Kiersa Alexandra Paul was murdered on the Barton Creek Greenbelt, city officials began talking about upgrading the..."

June 2, 2000 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...field comments and questions regarding the $25 million Waller Creek Tunnel project, at 6pm Tuesday, June 29, at Town..."

June 25, 1999 News Feature

Quote of the week: "You, my hyphenated friend, are an ambassador of evil."
" proud of those who fought to protect our Barton Creek Greenbelt -- and won! But the demolition of..."

March 17, 2000 Column

Keeping Austin Wild
As the population swells, officials and activists look for ways to preserve open space
"...Scottish Woods entrance to the western edge of the Barton Creek greenbelt, and descended the long, rocky slope known..."

July 8, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

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