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School Bond Proposals Roll to Victory
All six bond propositions to build, renovate, and expand AISD schools pass
"...Austin voters strongly approved a $519.5 million school bond proposal Saturday in an election for which a whopping..."

Sept. 17, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Bond Saga Continues
"...Act by working out the details of the upcoming bond issue behind closed doors, the council vowed to fix..."

Aug. 14, 1998 News Feature

AISD Board OKs District’s Largest Bond Package Ever
Chasing equity
"...School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved the largest bond package in district history – $2.44 billion worth of..."

Aug. 19, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Demographic Change Shapes AISD Bond Debate
Is the district really growing? And will $420 million be spent in the right place?
"...its first work session on a proposed $420 million bond package that would go before voters this fall. The..."

April 16, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

City Hall Gears Up for $300M+ Housing Bond
Austin voters will likely be asked to approve the money in November
"...will likely be asked to approve a new housing bond in November, following the launch of a campaign by..."

July 15, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

First of Final Four Bond Election Task Force Listening Sessions Tonight
Members working with $640 million framework
"...The Bond Election Advisory Task Force is holding an additional four..."

Jan. 9, 2018 News Post by Sarah Marloff

The Bond Breakdown
"...Superintend­ent Pat Forgione's final year will be overseeing a bond election worth $343,717,819. After six months of research and..."

March 21, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Bond Booty: Fantasy and Reality
Striking a balance among the various interests wanting a slice of the city bonds pie
" most, but not all, of the city's seven bond propositions on the ballot next month...."

Oct. 20, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Courthouse Opponents: Kill the Bond ... and Wait
CM Zimmerman says need for new courthouse not urgent
"...City Hall to oppose the current $287 million county bond proposition to build a new Civil & Family Courts..."

Oct. 23, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

Council on Transportation: Pondering the Bond
On Aug. 7, Council will discuss putting a $1 billion bond proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot
"...expected to decide whether to place a $1 billion bond proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot, in support of..."

Aug. 1, 2014 News Feature by Mac McCann

Then There's This: Housing Bond Election – Second Attempt
Trying to get to yes on a $65 million question
"...who has to try to explain the affordable housing bond proposition at community meetings without appearing to take a..."

Oct. 18, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

AISD Bond Hearing
School district struggles to narrow its needs before getting on the May ballot
"...Austin ISD is pushing to put a major bond package before the voters in a May election –..."

Jan. 25, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The School-Bond Lowdown
AISD trustees tell staff to work on language for three bond propositions for May ballot
"...School District is moving forward with a $343 million bond proposal. At the district's Feb. 18 meeting, the AISD..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

May 11 AISD Bond Election: The 'Chronicle' Endorsements, With a Note From the Publisher
"...Austin Independent School District School Bonds: YES..."

May 10, 2013 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

A Whopping Bond and a New Eastside Plan ... at High Speed
AISD board just misses a billion dollar bond, races to fix Eastside High
"...Sell a bond election and save a school...."

March 1, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Be Sure to Vote on Bond Package
"...for her in-depth coverage of the upcoming AISD school bond election ["Schools, Sprawl, and Citizenship," News, Aug. 27]. This..."

Sept. 3, 2004 Postmarks

AISD Board to Consider $420 Million Bond Package
The Citizens' Bond Advisory Committee settles on a figure that offers relief while still being acceptable to voters
"...initial weeks of public feedback, the Austin ISD's Citizens' Bond Advisory Committee is putting the final touches on recommendations..."

March 19, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Mapping the Mobility Bond
Track progress with this handy online tool
" any curmudgeons claiming that the $720 million transportation bond did nothing, the city of Austin has come up..."

Aug. 11, 2017 News Feature by Jack Craver

City Council: Zimmerman, Bond, and Budget
(And a few other things got done)
"...• Mobility Bond: Council managed final passage of the $720 million November..."

Aug. 26, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

City Bond Breakdown: $385 Million
Seven bond proposals for capital improvement projects near the bottom of the ballot
"...A new Montopolis Park community center as a joint bond project of PARD ($11.8 million) and Health and Human..."

Oct. 19, 2012 News Feature

The $369.4 Million Bond Proposal
"...Managed properly, this bond package will:..."

Feb. 23, 1996 News Feature

New Bond Blues
"...Editor, I read your article on the proposed AISD bond with great interest as an AISD parent and a..."

Aug. 23, 2022 Postmarks

Travis Judges Loosen Misdemeanor Bond Requirements
Judges issue "Standing Order" to expand use of personal bonds
"...Order” to officially expand the use of “personal recognizance bonds” to cover most nonviolent offenses. The order reads that..."

Feb. 7, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Chronicle Endorsements: Prop. 1 Mobility Bond
Consideration for that congestion
"...many, and it will take more than one transportation bond proposition, even a big one, to address them all...."

Oct. 21, 2016 News Feature

Proposition One (City of Austin): $720 Million Mobility Bond
Mobility Bond stumbles after initial, unanimous vote
"...Proposition 1 (City of Austin): $720 Million Mobility Bond..."

Aug. 26, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Bond Packages = Increased Property Taxes
"...Austin City Council and its push for taxes via bond packages. Urgent to Texas voters and taxpayers: Regarding bond..."

June 4, 2012 Postmarks

Bond Buzz
Public hearings on AISD interim bond proposal at LBJ High tonight.
"...last of two public hearings on the proposed interim bond issue from the Austin Independent School District? It starts..."

Jan. 16, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Graves Free on Bond; Prosecutor Withdraws
Burleson County DA files motion voluntarily recusing her office from handling the retrial of Anthony Graves, convicted and sentenced to die for a 1992 multiple murder in that county; 5th Circuit again rules in Graves' favor, denying state motion to keep him locked up until he can be retried
"...appellate court ruling orders the state to hold a bond hearing by Jan. 4 or release Graves by that..."

Dec. 22, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

AISD's Largest Bond Ever to Fix Infrastructure Comes to the Polls
ACC adds campuses
"...Austin ISD has put forth its largest bond package in history for consideration on November 8 –..."

Aug. 26, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

AISD’s Billion Dollar Bond
Plans include investments in 41 items, including five new schools
"...mulled over a proposal to place a $1.5 billion bond proposition on the November ballot – by far the..."

June 9, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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