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UT's Brackenridge Tract: For Love or Money?
West Austin readies for another battle over redevelopment
"...Col. George Washington Brackenridge, Civil War profiteer and philanthropist, could have never suspected..."

Sept. 26, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

The Custody Battle at Brackenridge
Seton's plan to build its own pediatrics facility throws a monkey wrench into the proposed hospital district.
"...out of the city-owned Children's Hospital, a division of Brackenridge, and build a new, privately owned pediatric facility in..."

Nov. 22, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

UT's Brackenridge Tract: Speculating on Speculation
What will become of these coveted 345 acres where Lake Austin Boulevard meets Enfield Road?
"...Acres, the UT System Board of Regents found the Brackenridge Tract's educational purposes few...."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

Brackenridge Plan Aborted
The latest solution to the Brackenridge reproductive services crisis collapses.
"...plans to continue reproductive services for low-income patients at Brackenridge Hospital remained hazy. Critical insight arrived in the nick..."

Nov. 2, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Brackenridge Choice Still Pending
The city is still weighing options on how to provide reproductive services at Brackenridge.
"...Despite the welcome brevity of the Brackenridge Hospital Oversight Council's Monday meeting, debate persists over how..."

Oct. 26, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Praise for UMC Brackenridge Trauma Center
"...Dear Editor, I was thrilled to see the UMC Brackenridge Level I Trauma Center noted in this year's "Best..."

Nov. 14, 2012 Postmarks

Considering the Brackenridge Tract
"...of Regents will again consider the future of the Brackenridge Tract, land deeded to the university for the "purpose..."

June 17, 2009 Postmarks

In Production: Something Evil at Brackenridge Hospital
Wrestler-turned-actor Dustin Runnels getting bloody for Scare Package
"...this day of shooting, they've taken over the abandoned Brackenridge Hospital on Red River Street. It's the perfect indoor..."

Sept. 28, 2018 Screens Column by Richard Whittaker

County Construction: Brackenridge Hospital, Courthouse
Big plans for big buildings
"...for two of the six blocks on the old Brackenridge Hospital campus to UT Austin's Dell Medical School (to..."

July 13, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Brackenridge Scorecard
On one side, you have the UT Regents and proponents of redeveloping the Lions Golf Course. On the other side, you have a long list of folks who want to preserve a piece of Austin history.
"...battle over Lions Municipal Golf Course and the entire Brackenridge Tract is shaping up to be one in which..."

Sept. 26, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Naked City
Women Watch Brackenridge
"...to offer services contrary to Catholic teaching at Austin's Brackenridge Hospital, women's groups across the city are joining forces..."

July 20, 2001 News Feature by Jennie Kennedy

Downtown Puzzle: Dell Seton’s Innovation Station
Goodbye to Brackenridge, hello to ...?
"...Red River (and 133 years in the city overall), Brackenridge Hospital – the oldest public hospital in Texas –..."

Sept. 22, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

One Dead, Five Injured in Concurrent Downtown Shootings
Separate incidents break out as bars closed Sunday morning
"...four others – three of whom were taken to Brackenridge Hospital with injuries considered to be not life-threatening. The..."

July 31, 2016 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Mum's the Word
Blind Oversight
"...The Brackenridge Hospital Oversight Council is many things to many people...."

March 12, 1999 News Feature by Jenny Staff

Divine Intervention
What Price Salvation?
"...in Austin's competitive market -- assuming management of the Brackenridge and Children's Hospital seemed a logical step for the..."

March 12, 1999 News Feature by Lisa Tozzi

Will Women Have a Voice at the New Women's Hospital?
Issues of choice and midwifery still perplex women using Brack's hospital-within-a-hospital.
"...midwives to practice at the new Women's Hospital at Brackenridge. It's an argument expressed in economic, political, medical, and..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

From the Archive: Welcome to Chaos
Originally published on Nov. 12, 1993: ATCEMS saves lives every day, but the stresses of the job have high costs
"...the darkened parking garage located beneath the helipad at Brackenridge Hospital and lurches roughly onto the street as it..."

May 8, 2015 News Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Naked City
The city's "hospital within a hospital" plan for reproductive services at Brack fails to satisfy.
"...city debate regarding the fate of reproductive services at Brackenridge is neither calm nor clear. For the moment, the..."

Aug. 31, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Something Short of Miraculous
Months in the making, the city's plan to maintain reproductive services at Brack still raises questions.
"...nuns' habits embarked on an afternoon rush-hour march from Brackenridge Hospital to the headquarters of the Diocese of Austin,..."

Jan. 11, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Student Housing, Decades of Biological Research Up in the Air
Bracken­ridge Tract Task Force recommends removing or relocating student housing and lab west of campus
"...over the future of the land has focused on Brackenridge's intent. The land was donated in 1910 for the..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

A Match Made in Heaven?
"...1994, when the city issued a Code Blue on Brackenridge Hospital's $21 million shortfall, Seton Healthcare Network came to..."

Nov. 22, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

High Tech vs. High Touch
The midwifery debate is not new in Austin -- a Chronicle reprint from June 18, 1993
"...their babies, they attend an area hospital such as Brackenridge Hospital, where they are attended by obstetricians because non-nurse..."

Nov. 14, 2003 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Futrell: Seton Wouldn't Wait
The city tried and failed to stop Seton's plan to build a separate children's hospital.
"...announced plans to replace the city-owned Children's Hospital at Brackenridge with a new, privately owned pediatrics facility, City Manager..."

Nov. 29, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

What's Children's Worth?
"...Even before Seton assumed management control of the city-owned Brackenridge Hospital in 1995, Children's Hospital -- then a seven-year-old..."

Nov. 22, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Following a vote by the conference of Catholic Bishops to include many reproductive services in its list of "intrinsically immoral" practices, Seton Health Care Services says it will have to re-negotiate its lease with the city for Brackenridge Hospital, which currently contracts out such services.
"...City officials are starting to work on a new Brackenridge Hospital lease agreement that they hope will satisfy the..."

June 22, 2001 News Feature by Jennie Kennedy

Peeling Back De Layers
The Latest Budget Shell Game
"...more jobs than this year, a total of 10,014. (Brackenridge Hospital, now leased to Seton, is not included in..."

Sept. 1, 1995 News Feature

Questions of Church-State Separation at Dell Seton Medical Center
Do the hospital’s ties to the Catholic church and limits on women’s reproductive health care compromise Dell Med students' training?
"...teaching hospital slated to replace longstanding University Medical Center Brackenridge, which, since 1884, has provided care to Austinites just..."

Jan. 20, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Staking Out the Brack Tract
West Austin residents participate in Brack's planning process but question whether their concerns will be taken to heart
"...has moved the planning process for redeveloping the UT-owned Brackenridge Tract to its halfway point. On Nov. 3, representatives..."

Nov. 14, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Is There a Doctor in the House?
Below the budget storm clouds, plans form for UTMB campus at Mueller
"...reasons. Because of its proximity to Children's Hospital and Brackenridge Hospital, Mueller is a likely prospect."..."

Sept. 10, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

No Mother's Milk Here: Hospitals Cut Breast-Feeding Support
Following hospital cuts, a task force forms to defend breast-feeding support services
"...Seton Healthcare Network eliminated the program at the city-owned Brackenridge Hospital (thus leaving the city in the lurch) and..."

June 4, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

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