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Austin Children's Museum: No go on Block 21
The Austin Children's Museum has decided not to be a part of the sexy Block 21 development after all
"...its 2-year-old plan to be part of the sexy Block 21 development due north of City Hall. When Stratus..."

Oct. 5, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Three for Block 21
"...request for proposals for developers with specific projects for Block 21, immediately north of the new City Hall. Minimum..."

April 8, 2005 News Feature

Block 21 Plans Getting Around
High-profile renderings highlight combination of hotel, museum, and music venues for Downtown
"...The high-profile plans for Block 21 are making the rounds of city commissions, highlighting..."

Jan. 12, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Correct Block 21 and Seaholm Square Footage Numbers
"...article by Mike Clark-Madison in this week's Chronicle on Block 21 and Seaholm [“Delay of Game,” News, April 8]...."

April 11, 2005 Postmarks

Barton Springs Pool Will Require Reservations Starting May 21 
No more sauntering into Austin’s natural springs fed pool on a whim
"...a safe number. That goes into effect Friday, May 21. Reservations will run for two-hour increments between 8am-10pm and..."

May 7, 2021 News Post by Kimberley Jones

Block the Vote
If you can't beat 'em, disenfranchise 'em
"...When John F. Kennedy was assassinated, Crow was two blocks away, having just seen his motorcade pass by. In..."

April 22, 2016 News Feature by Amy Kamp

Supremes Block Texas Maps: What Now?
The Supremes throw a monkey wrench into election maps and planning
"...Court has given the appellants and appellees until Dec. 21 to file written briefs, and will hear a total..."

Dec. 16, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

TDH: 9/21/11
Council skeptics concur: WTP4 stoppage too expensive
"...City Auditor Presentation on WTP4 Postponement Costs(function() { var..."

Sept. 21, 2011 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Block Those Cyber-Boobs! – Flasher Sues Game Makers
Austin video game maker sued for child porn – by teen who lied to get filmed
"...of turning 18, court filings explain – and not 21, as she had led the game makers to believe...."

Feb. 25, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Downtown Dominoes
The headlines are about Block 21 and Seaholm, but the long-term questions are about what the city of Austin should be
"...surplus Austin Energy land) and the just-completed AMLI residential block at Second and Lavaca. But there were other, big-picture..."

April 9, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Delay of Game
Seaholm, Block 21 challenge the Downtown Domino theory
"...Like trailers for long-awaited blockbusters that won't be released for a year and a..."

April 8, 2005 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Honey, I'm Home
The bees of Block 21 get busy on top of the W
"...streets were laid out in 1839, one of the blocks just north of the Colorado River was bounded east..."

May 17, 2013 Food Feature by MM Pack

Developing Stories
City plans ahead for sustainable funding of Austin's new flagship Downtown library
"...$10 million fund bankrolled by the city's sale of Block 21 Downtown, as part of an agreement with the..."

May 11, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Austin Green Art
The city has said Austin Green Art could transform the 40,000 sq. ft. vacant lot of Block 21 into an art park April 15-22 as part of its major Earth Day celebration
"...folks have been jockeying to get a piece of Block 21, that cherce hunk of Downtown real estate just..."

April 21, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

CSC changes its plans, and the city has to pay $4 million … for its own land
" pay $4 million to CSC and take back Block 21, the northernmost corner of the CSC Triangle, between..."

Jan. 18, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Your Beautiful New Home
Welcome to the City Hall you thought would never come
"...spent planning and then building a City Hall on Block 3 of its original downtown. Generations of Austinites have..."

Nov. 19, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Playing the Downtown Game
The score so far, and moves still to be made
"...Hall between them, and the AMLI residential complex on Block 20, all part of the city's nascent Second Street..."

April 9, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Point Austin: Dreaming Downtown
The conversation resumes on how to remake the second street district
"...get their arms around the proposals for development of Block 21 and the Seaholm tract, the prize pieces remaining..."

March 4, 2005 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from around the world
"...Austin on March 12 officially released its request-for-proposals for Block 21 – the city-owned parcel just north of the..."

March 19, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Beside The Point
City Council racing to get tasks done before end of year
", Will Wynn's Item 46 sinks $4.95 million in Block 21 proceeds – originally earmarked for the Austin Children's..."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Silicon Labs to Move Downtown, Out of Watershed
Company's decision to move was partly due to concerns about expanding in environmentally sensitive terrain
" the company about becoming a tenant in his Block 21 project, a multiuse development in the works north..."

Dec. 9, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Point Austin: Beside the Point
What's ahead on the City Council agenda
"...decision (perhaps) on the sale of City Hall's neighboring Block 21 (early handicapping still points to Stratus), but probably..."

April 29, 2005 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
Partners sought for the long-discussed reuse of the Downtown power plant
"...the city as it simultaneously seeks development proposals for Block 21, across from the new City Hall; the Seaholm..."

May 21, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
City prepares to solicit proposals for reusing the Art Deco power plant
"...while the city is also seeking a suitor for Block 21 – currently Downtown's most eligible vacant property, because..."

April 2, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...1, 2004, has been on unpaid leave since Feb. 21. More on this next week...."

April 1, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Austin @ Large: Where's the Mayor?
Mayor Will Wynn visits European capitals – will anybody in Austin notice he's missing?
"...pages his call for a unified Downtown strategy linking Block 21, Seaholm, and a dozen or so other projects..."

June 4, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

CodeNEXT Sound Check
Mon.-Sat., Nov. 16-21
"...the team at work." Each day concludes with a Block Party/"Pin-Up" session, when people can view workshop results, listen..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

Back to the Trenches
AMD tightens its hold on Lantana – and the enviro opposition digs in
"...More significantly, the company plans to sink more than $21 million into a chunk of top-drawer real estate to..."

Dec. 16, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...(but not yet execute) contracts covering the sale of Block 21 and the hiring of a development team to..."

May 6, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Our readers talk back.
"...article by Mike Clark-Madison in this week's Chronicle on Block 21 and Seaholm ["Delay of Game," News, April 8]...."

April 15, 2005 Column

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