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Betty Baker Rules
Love her or fear her, Austin's land-use queen rules the city her own way
"...of us visit in a lifetime. Why, then, is Betty Baker still the most feared official in city government?..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

A Little Digging? More on Betty Baker
"...Dear Editor, Thank you for the informative articles on Betty Baker and the state of Austin's historic preservation efforts..."

April 29, 2004 Postmarks

Austin @ Large: What Happens Next?
Suggestions for a 2004 City Hall to-do list
"...big cities, Stan Knee would be out the door.And Betty Baker? Hazel Obey was wrong, in our cover story..."

Dec. 26, 2003 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Saving Woody and the Woodburn
In the late Seventies, Betty Baker lent a hand to help rescue a cat named Woody and ultimately the old house on whose roof the cat was stranded
"...Park neighbors, there has been no love lost between Betty Baker and the neighborhood group that she voted against..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...news of the Planning Commission's decision to have chairwoman Betty Baker and vice chair Art Navarro swap jobs Tuesday..."

July 30, 1999 News Feature

Naked City
The city's historic preservation overhaul lurches toward the council dais
"...most notably its chair, Zoning and Platting Commission Chair Betty Baker, who created the historic program back when she..."

July 23, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
The Zoning and Platting Commission postpones -- into possible oblivion -- a clutch of historic cases.
"...the microphone in time. The ZAP -- whose Chair Betty Baker has done much to spawn the present controversy..."

Nov. 28, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

New Rules for Old Buildings: The Historic Task Force
As the task force on historic preservation concludes its work, the outcome remains uncertain
"...ad hoc city Historic Preservation Task Force chaired by Betty Baker was set to present its final written report..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Beast Wins a Round
Preliminary approval -- but still grave concern -- for two South Austin Supercenters
"...Most surprising was commission Chair Betty Baker's enthusiastic support for a study. When the proposals..."

Oct. 17, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...Texas Ethics Commission, charging his opponent, incumbent Council Member Betty Dunkerley, with "numerous" violations of state elections law. He..."

April 22, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Cast a Giant Shadow
Evaluating the mayoral legacy of Kirk Watson
"...are not Watsonian. Says Zoning and Platting Commission Chair Betty Baker, "Unlike Theodore Roosevelt, Mayor Watson doesn't speak softly;..."

Nov. 23, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Then There's This: Salvaging a Middle Ground
Once a scrap yard, always a scrap yard
"...good land stewards did not sufficiently satisfy ZAP Chair Betty Baker, who echoed Meeker's sentiments. The long-serving commissioner preceded..."

March 30, 2012 News Column by Amy Smith

Preservation Politics Progress?
Proposed local historic districts would give neighborhoods some architectural and planning control.
"...the creation and passage of local historic districts. Chair Betty Baker, however, would like to see the emphasis shifted..."

Jan. 27, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

The Wal-Mart War
Citizens continue to battle the Beast of Bentonville on several Southside fronts
"...no mistaking Suttle's shock last week when ZAP Chair Betty Baker called for a task force to weigh in..."

Sept. 19, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Triangle Square plans get approved by the Planning Commission, but not without some haggling and opposition.
"...its jets for three hours, during which time commissioner Betty Baker had already broken into tears and chair Art..."

Aug. 18, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...Robert Howell, a partner in the Austin office of Baker & Botts, refused to comment on the mediation. But..."

Aug. 29, 1997 News Feature

Headlines
"...homes; the Bastrop home of former City Council Member Betty Dunkerley was spared despite initial reports it was destroyed...."

Sept. 9, 2011 News Feature

Will Towering Condos Spring to City Approval?
Developers tout proposed high-rise as perfect fit for Downtown; neighbors aren't so sure
"...special subcommittee of the ZAP, appointed by Commission Chair Betty Baker to ruminate on the issues raised by Spring,..."

Oct. 21, 2005 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

A Happy Ending for Historic Saga
City staff backs as existing tax exemptions preserved
"...task force, chaired by Zoning and Platting Commission Chair Betty Baker, did its best to protect low-end property on..."

Nov. 26, 2004 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...much to the displeasure of that task force's chair, Betty Baker – and have spawned various concerns by preservation..."

July 30, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Local news this week in Austin.
"...Center to East 10th Street? It's Planning Commission chair Betty Baker, turning her superpowers on the Bennett Tract. (Hey,..."

March 16, 2001 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Totally PC
When it comes to city planning, nothing's constant but change.
"...the commission only has two women: Jean Mather and Betty Baker, both doyennes of the planning scene who cannot..."

Oct. 6, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Hyde Park residents win a key Planning Commission vote preserving an alley beside Hyde Park Baptist Church's existing garage, but it's still unclear if they can win the war against a second garage proposed for an adjacent lot.
"...Voting 6 to 1, with commissioner Betty Baker opposed, the PC decided to turn down the..."

July 21, 2000 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Then There's This: Sunshine for the Homeless
A proposed RV park would provide more than just shelter
"...the project that after a few minutes ZAP Chair Betty Baker half-jokingly told her her time was up...."

July 26, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

The Towers of Power
Are high-rises the key to a middle-class Downtown?
"...a talking point raised by OWANA and ZAP Chair Betty Baker – "would still generate traffic because right now,..."

Nov. 11, 2005 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Preservation Politics
Changes in personnel and direction at the Historic Landmark Commission
"...task force led by Zoning and Platting Commission Chair Betty Baker, standards were tightened and abatements cut in an..."

Oct. 28, 2005 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...task force, headed by Zoning and Platting Commission Chair Betty Baker, will meet one more time this month to..."

Oct. 14, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...learning the intricacies of zoning from venerable land-use queen Betty Baker, who chairs the city Zoning and Platting Commission...."

March 4, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Austin @ Large: On Your Marks!
It's never too early (or too late?) for a council-race pregame show
"...if it ends up being a six-way race featuring Betty Baker, but that buzz seems to have died down..."

Dec. 31, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...flurry of board-and-commission filling, the council also reappointed Queen Betty Baker to the Zoning and Platting Commission; named recent..."

July 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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