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Barton Springs Pool Doesn't Need Renovation
"...Dear Editor, As someone who swims at Barton Springs Pool every day and cares for preserving its..."

Oct. 17, 2012 Postmarks

The Battle for Barton Springs: A Brief Timeline
Twenty years of progress
"...1974-1980: Burgeoning highway construction and unregulated development in the Barton Creek watershed and the recharge zones of the Edwards..."

Aug. 3, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Mastering Barton Springs
" News reporter Daniel Mottola, reactions to the new Barton Springs Master Plan were mixed a few weeks ago..."

Aug. 8, 2007 Columns Post

New Website Lets You Dip Into the Barton Creek Timestream
Drifting in the history of Barton Springs
"...wondered who Gus Fruh is? Love to swim at Barton Springs but never heard of Beverly Sheffield, once known..."

April 22, 2022 Screens Feature by Ellen Daly

New South Bathhouse
Needs more scrubbing
"...resulting runoff that pollutes the aquifer and ultimately the springs. So you can imagine their reaction when planners floated..."

Aug. 3, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Priming the Springs
Although last Thursday's official City Council pool-cleaning was postponed by weather, the master-plan tour of the facilities at Barton Springs Pool proceeded despite the gentle rain
"...the weather, the master-plan tour of the facilities at Barton Springs Pool proceeded under a gentle rain. Sarah Searcy..."

Aug. 24, 2007 News Feature by Michael King

The Pain of Change at the Springs
Debate centers on a paved parking lot and pathway to the pool's south side
"...It's hardly a secret that making changes to Barton Springs Pool is no easy task. For context –..."

Feb. 15, 2013 News Feature by Elizabeth Pagano

Making Waves
Barton Springs Pool in line for a fixer-upper
"'s website devoted to an ambitious master plan for Barton Springs Pool states that the project's goal is to..."

Aug. 3, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Preserving Austin's Natural Mecca
Interactive documentary project Living Springs celebrates Barton Springs
"...on any recent summer day, the line of swimsuit-clad Barton Springs Pool hopefuls wraps around the bathhouse. Perennially listed..."

July 31, 2015 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

Multimedia Plunge
Barton Springs to Life on New CD-ROM
"...on earth, what could be harder to capture than Barton Springs? For people interested in Austin's most famous swimming..."

Dec. 5, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Voices of Deep Eddy
Conversations with those who helped restore the historic bathhouse
"...part in the project to restore the Deep Eddy bathhouse and among them many volunteers, organized by the Friends..."

June 1, 2007 News Feature by Michael King

Public Notice: And on the Seventh Day ...
City planning never stops
"...Saturday, Oct. 31. What Do You Mean They're Changing Barton Springs?!..."

Oct. 23, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Chain-Saw Frenzy
Fear of a Springs PARD massacre is about trust as well as trees
"...chop down 28 to 30 big, beloved trees surrounding Barton Springs Pool. The assessment of the trees' health had..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Downtown Puzzle: HOT History
Projects under consideration for the historic preservation “funding bucket”
"...Cemetery (unfunded renovations); Tejano Walking Trail (of historic sites); Barton Springs Bathhouse, Austin History Center ......"

Sept. 22, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Public Notice: 'Tis the Season
Parties nightly, and events in pairs
"...• Save Our Springs Holiday Party and Silent Auction is Fri., Dec. 4,..."

Dec. 4, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Public Notice: Out of Their Cold, Dead Brains
GOP refuses to be sensible about guns
"...comment is invited. 6-8pm at One Texas Center, 505 Barton Springs Rd., Room 500. The committee will bring draft..."

Jan. 8, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

News Roundup: Congress, Council, & Concealed Weapons
Guns in; refugees out
"...Recreation Department is inviting public input on the Zilker Park/Barton Springs Improvement Projects. "Input is needed," they announced last..."

Sept. 8, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Austin Museum Day
Not sure where to start planning your Austin Museum Day?
"...Sundial. The Beverly S. Sheffield Education Center 2201 William Barton Rd.(512) 974-6350 Facebook: @ATXNatureCenter 12pm - 5pm Located..."

Sept. 16, 2021 Events Post

Budgeting for Happiness
Parks and Rec Finds Its Bottom Line
" facilities that will be opening this year: Dove Springs Recreation Center, Parque Zaragoza Recreation Center, the Central City..."

July 28, 1995 News Feature

Council: Day of the Robots
All automation everything
"...the weird triangle of land at South Congress and Barton Springs (you know, that impossibly angled right turn beside..."

May 5, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, July 2-8
"...the fun on the hill in front of the Barton Springs Bathhouse. 6:30-10pm. Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Rd...."

July 2, 2010 News Feature

Austin at Large: The Pigs Inside Our Python
Austin takes a looooong time to digest what it swallows
"...the front gate of the Violet Crown Trail, the Barton Springs Bathhouse, the Zilker Clubhouse, the cafe outside the..."

Feb. 25, 2022 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Paggi House
Paggi House is the tastiest example of old Austin co-existing with new Austin
"...Paggi House200 Lee Barton Dr., 473-3700 Monday-Thursday, 5-11pm; Friday-Saturday, 5pm-12mid;"

Jan. 16, 2009 Food Review by MM Pack

Council: Of Money and Weirdness
City Council hits its late-summer budgetary stride
"...Studios expansion ($5.4 million); Violet Crown Trail ($2 million); Barton Springs bathhouse renovations ($2 million); East 51st Street improvements..."

Aug. 24, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Council: Follow the Props and the Money
It's a full docket as council tries to set November's bond election
"...parks funding) and additions (Austin Studios, Violet Crown Trail, Barton Springs bathhouse, a homeless women and children's shelter, etc.),..."

Aug. 17, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Best Facades, Face Lifts, and True-to-Forms
Antenora Architects
"...architectural wonders like Zilker Park, the UT Tower, the Barton Springs bathhouse, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, and..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Best of Austin Feature

Deep Eddy Rising
Citizens and city come together to restore an Austin landmark
"...marks the grand reopening of the Deep Eddy Pool bathhouse, a historic structure now listed, since 2003, in the..."

June 1, 2007 News Feature by Michael King

Extremists Not Righteous
"...Out of the Closet, Into the Bathhouse Dear Editors,..."

Jan. 31, 1997 Column

Run, Max, Run
"...over the demise of those underwater lizards at Eliza Springs. Every time y'all rend your hair and cry out..."

Jan. 17, 1997 Column

Naked City
"...• The Barton Springs Pool Master Plan, intended as a needs assessment..."

March 28, 2008 News Feature

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