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ACC Needs Planning, Not Damning
"...over our spiritual ethos like thick, radiant strands of mohair tossing in a summer's rain. I scamper buoyantly and..."

June 20, 1997 Column

Ozone Season Kicks Off
The Clean Air Force of Central Texas urges awareness
"...Mayor Lee Leffingwell, together with the Clean Air Force of Central Texas, announced the start of..."

April 2, 2012 News Post by Monica Riese

Onward Through the Smog
EPA backs off of clean air deadline
"...Clean air is on hold yet again. The Environmental Protection..."

Aug. 5, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

The First Earth Day, 1970
Austan Librach remembers
"...a radical uprising – born of anger over unregulated air and water pollution and directly inspired by the mass..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Business Leaders Hire Lobbyists to Battle Dirty Coal
Coalition of free-market well-to-dos formed to oppose Texas' 17 proposed pulverized coal power plants fights electric utilities using their own weapon of choice – lobbyists
"...The founders of the Dallas-based Texas Business for Clean Air, an unlikely coalition of free-market well-to-dos formed to..."

Feb. 23, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• KOOP radio (91.7FM) is back on the air. Two weeks after a fire destroyed several downtown buildings,..."

Feb. 24, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
"Upset emissions" pose a not-so-nonroutine threat to air quality
"...Industrial Upset Emissions Cheat the Public Out of Clear Air" examines plants' "upset emissions" of pollution and in doing..."

Aug. 27, 2004 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

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Our readers talk back.
"...The plain, simple, fair, and painfully obvious solution to the school finance problem..."

Jan. 16, 2004 Column

Are Libertarians the Only Environmentalists Left?
"...Editor: According to the Clean Air Force, 767 tons of ozone-forming pollutants are released..."

Jan. 14, 2004 Postmarks

Cleaning Fayette the 'Flex' Way
"...spend $130 million over the next decade to reduce air pollution from the Fayette power plant near La Grange..."

July 26, 2002 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Max vs. Metro
Max is back, and he has an alternative to light rail.
"...Nofziger calls his proposal "Affordable Clean Air Transit" (A-CAT) and describes it as a mix..."

March 29, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Capitol Chronicle
Surveying the George W. Bush Legacy in Texas
"...Of late the refuse has included sewage sludge, silicon millionaires, snowbirds, and (before too long) nuclear waste. It seems..."

March 16, 2001 News Column by Michael King

Council Watch
Important Council actions in 1999 and what's on the agenda for 2000.
"...to be prospering, and all the attention helped to clean up the Rio Motel.Agenda 2000 As if all that..."

Jan. 7, 2000 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...include a ramp for use by individuals with mobility impairments, and another against UT's School of Architecture, which fails..."

July 30, 2010 News Feature

Coal Hard Reality
Still cloudy over TXU
"...terms of overall pollution and direct effects on Austin's air quality – and they're joined by seven other utilities..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

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"...majority of the Austin population who wants to breathe clean air...."

June 13, 2003 Column

Capitol Chronicle
Proposed New Air Pollution Rules for Houston Cover a Multitude of Industrial Sins
"...You'll be delighted to learn that the air pollution problem in Texas is not as bad as..."

June 7, 2002 News Column by Michael King

Crisis Pregnancy Centers: Money for Nothing
Despite unprecedented taxpayer investment, state-funded CPCs deliver few services
"...up giving CPCs the following legislative session. Breathing "Dirty Air"..."

July 20, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

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"...freely, stay out of wars, drink or swim in clean water, etc...."

Feb. 28, 2003 Column

Shattered Icon
Living Legend Ann Richards Steps Off the Pedestal
"...And even better, while doing so, she beat a millionaire redneck from West Texas who just couldn't keep his..."

Oct. 24, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Armendariz to Texas: Don't Make Me Federalize
EPA chief says he's prepared to take over state permitting process
"...that if the state doesn't start issuing federally consistent air permits by June 30, he is prepared to take..."

June 4, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Working on the Railroad
The regional Transit Working Group is poised to make progress on passenger rail
"...of the group's 15 members. Assembled by CAMPO board chair and state Sen. Kirk Watson, the transit workers represent..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
"...Hur Shriners Hall at 7811 Rockwood. (OK, let's be fair – this likely would have happened at some point..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Feature

Coal Goes to Court
Lawsuits are flying to stop dirty power plants
"...the required technical and legal issues for one major air permit, let alone six," according to the suit, which..."

Jan. 19, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Enviro groups call for more, not fewer, limits on power plant emissions
"...for the bulk of mercury in the atmosphere. Once airborne, it falls into our water as methyl mercury, which..."

Aug. 13, 2004 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
Industrial air pollution will become "routine" as President Bush guts the Clean Air Act
"...Bush administration finally gutted a major provision of the Clean Air Act last week by exempting thousands of power..."

Sept. 5, 2003 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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"...publication has consistently ridiculed these two dedicated individuals, and unfairly so...."

March 28, 2003 Column

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...Clearing the air: Local county and municipal leaders met this week to..."

Oct. 11, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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These letters spell highway violence, the environment, and a lost bracelet.
"...warming agreements? How much does it spend to fight clean air laws? How much does Exxon spend to fight..."

Dec. 29, 2000 Column

On The Lege
Grandfathers Win
"...Owners of industrial facilities operating under old air quality laws are breathing a little easier after a..."

April 16, 1999 News Column

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