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The Fight of His Life
Are Ronney Reynolds' Mayoral Hopes on the Ropes?
"...Gay Rights Lobby of Texas; and Chamber of Commerce chair Kerry Tate and former chair Ron Kessler, just to..."

Dec. 6, 1996 News Feature by Alex de Marban

Naked City
"...There were few gasps of surprise when the Clean AIR Force announced Monday that Austin's air failed to..."

Nov. 21, 1997 News Feature

Cross-Border Craziness
Judge says feds can take Eagle Pass land for fence, and more
"...front, the Ciudad Juárez-El Paso area hasn't been a clean-air oasis in decades, but post-North American Free Trade Agreement,..."

Jan. 25, 2008 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

The Other Side of Hope
Searching for a better tomorrow in Aki Kaurismäki's droll tale of immigrants and restaurants
"...and one of Kaurismäki’s signature elements. The chef wipes clean a window that turns out to be pure air;..."

Jan. 5, 2018 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

EPA Issues Verdict on Greenhouse Gases
Climate-change fighters can now tuck the Clean Air Act into their tool belts
"...setting the stage for regulating greenhouse-gas emissions under the Clean Air Act. "This is the most significant step the..."

Dec. 11, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...the message from the city of Austin and the Clean Air Force of Central Texas. Last month, the CAF..."

Aug. 21, 2009 News Feature

Carbon Neutrality
A primer
"...becomes a carbon credit or "offset credit" – effectively, clean air it can sell. The oil company sells the..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...substantial reforms to the franchise tax so it is fairer and broader, and ensure our schools have a reliable..."

March 24, 2006 News Feature

Point Austin: Smoke This!
Austin voters have a chance to confirm that everybody has a right to breathe free
"...around here that everybody has a right to breathe clean air – not that smokers have a right to..."

April 15, 2005 News Column by Michael King

Cleaning Up Economic Development
Greens and the Chamber of Commerce join hands for renewable energy in Austin
"...Chamber of Commerce announced a plan to create a Clean Energy Development Council, a project financially endorsed by the..."

Feb. 18, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...the stage for the transformation of Austin's shuttered municipal airport into a 700-acre mixed-use urban village. The council did..."

July 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...we already have crews on salary that can go clean out the brush and undergrowth? They don't need to..."

May 30, 2003 Column

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...capacity for accurate reporting: I am not a "former chair" of the American Society of Newspaper Editors. I served..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Column

GHASPing for Breath in Houston
"...recommendations to tighten -- or rather to loosen -- air pollution restrictions on major industries in the Houston-Galveston air-pollution..."

June 14, 2002 News Feature by Michael King

Advice Unvarnished -- and Unsolicited
Letters between governmental groups show that Bush's "unvarnished advice" was not coming from anyone interested in clean air.
"...Jan. 23, 2002, representatives of the State and Territorial Air Pollution Program Administrators (STAPPA) and the Association of Local..."

March 1, 2002 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Eric Mitchell Speaks!
"...talk-show hosts have enthusiastically promoted Mitchell's candidacy on the air...."

Nov. 2, 2001 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Spicewood residents are protesting plans by Rainbow Materials to build a concrete batch plant in their small, semirural community.
"...before the Texas Natural Resources Conservation Commission to review air-quality concerns over a proposed batch plant. Closer to Austin,..."

March 16, 2001 News Feature by Dan Oko

Heavy Pedal
Will City's Bike Plan Ever Hit the Road?
"...continued frantic growth, accompanied by increased traffic congestion and air pollution, have not only threatened our venerated quality of..."

May 15, 1998 News Column by Jenny Staff

Not Keen on Green
Enviros: Bristol and Biscoe Don't Cut It
"...To Bristol's credit, she led the Central Texas Clean Air Task Force, a model regional public-private group dedicated..."

Feb. 13, 1998 News Feature by Amy Smith

Post Marks
Muddying the Waters
"...Now, many months later, Pacifica is not on the air and the membership is still playing second fiddle to..."

Nov. 7, 1997 Column

EUD's Self-Help Program
Cutting Down Never Hurt So Much
"...are members of the Federation of Austin Industrial Ratepayers (FAIR). The other two corporations that would receive the break..."

Dec. 20, 1996 News Column by Alex de Marban

Public Notice
Holiday Hades
"...with Sarah Weddington, condo stays, services by Starving Artists Cleaning Co., and then some. Victor Morales and Lloyd Doggett..."

Oct. 11, 1996 Column by Kate X Messer

Wax, Or the Discovery of Television Among the Bees
"...Directed by: David Blair. Starring: David Blair. Harder to describe than it is..."

July 16, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Point Austin: From Earth Day to Climate Strike
In a dark time, it's worth recalling decades of progress
"...and now find myself uneasily shifting between hope and despair...."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Column by Michael King

Battling the Toxicity of Coal-Burning Power Plants
'Clear Skies' gets shot down, and Legislators try to cut the crud in Texas
"...131, the president's "Clear Skies" bill to revamp the Clean Air Act, died in a U.S. Senate committee. Republican..."

March 18, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Randall Stephens: 'I Can Handle the Job'
"...Oklahoma, small town of Wagoner. I went into the Air Force after high school, during a post-Vietnam era recession...."

May 30, 2014 News Feature

The Pecan Street Project
Austin and AE form high tech partnership for the next big challenge in clean energy
"...That's the lofty goal announced for a new clean-energy initiative dubbed, for local flavor, "the Pecan Street Project."..."

Oct. 3, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
"...haven't yet found their way into policy. Task force Chair Sara Krause, who bike-commutes into town once a week..."

Jan. 25, 2008 News Feature

The Best-Case Scenario
After years of work, Envision Central Texas goes majorly public.
"...executive committee that itself has 23 members, under the chairmanship of St. David's Health Care System CEO and longtime..."

Oct. 24, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Hightower Lowdown
Questionable capitalist claims; and the EPA's deal with hog farmers stinks.
"...complained to the Environmental Protection Agency about the sickening air and water pollution coming from the massive, corporate hog..."

Sept. 19, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

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