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Coal Hard Cash
Alcoa has applied for a mining application in Elgin, near Austin.
"...endangering a whole way of life in the blackland prairie of Central Texas. Calling themselves Neighbors for Neighbors, the..."

Sept. 3, 1999 News Feature

Cool City: My Big Fat Carbon Footprint
One reporter's liberating steps toward energy efficiency
"...slew of home energy-efficiency improvements essentially free: compre­hen­sive duct repair and sealing, scads of attic insulation, fresh caulking and..."

July 11, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
"...option – but city officials, including former Environmental Board chair-turned-Council Member Lee Leffingwell, would like to see a change..."

Dec. 8, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...the state permitting of coal-fired plants, which pollute the air and wreak havoc on the health of children, older..."

July 28, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...sides said they had compromised to come to a fair disposition...."

Oct. 14, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...in Central Texas' attempt to forestall "nonattainment" of federal air-quality standards. The Clean Air Coalition of local elected officials,..."

June 20, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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Our readers talk back.
"...spewing money without aim (remember Tony?), or leaving the airwaves doesn't help. Pull yourself together. Dust off your best..."

May 23, 2003 Column

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"...pay for an awful lot of library books, pothole repairs, and AISD teacher's salaries, not to mention that the..."

June 14, 2002 Column

News Top 10s
"...was riding high, trading everything from broadband to thin air (actually, "weather futures") and generating billions from the same..."

Jan. 4, 2002 News Feature

What About Non-attainment?
"...likely to be declared in "non-attainment" of the federal Clean Air Act next summer. Many people seem to believe..."

Jan. 21, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...to go a mile or two, or at the airport, where drivers wait in line for passengers. The result,..."

July 23, 1999 News Feature

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Reusing Seaholm
"...chair, Seaholm Reuse Planning Committee..."

Dec. 25, 1998 Column

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Chronicle Kills Poster Art
"..."connectedness" that they once had. Sure, their lobby is cleaner and more attractive in that antiseptic, corporate kind of..."

Sept. 26, 1997 Column

Men Who Would be Mayor
Scrambling for Money, Consensus, & Power
"...used it as a slush fund!" Rising from his chair, Nofziger says the utility was troubled from the start,..."

April 25, 1997 News Feature by Alex de Marban

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...solutions with the same success he had as an Air Force squadron commander. The rest of the candidates in..."

April 4, 1997 News Feature

Ronney Reynolds
"...Kirk Watson * During Watson's tenure as chair of the old Texas Air Control Board, Texas met..."

Dec. 6, 1996 News Feature

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Upcoming Legislative Session
Lawmakers set to tackle immigration, education, legalization, transportation, and more
"...have been filed to date, but Austin Democratic precinct chair and LGBTQ policy expert Ash Hall noted that most..."

Dec. 14, 2018 News Feature by the News Staff

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...testimony along with the contents of the APD's Internal Affairs investigation to determine what, if any, recommendations to make..."

Oct. 28, 2005 News Feature

Three-Eyed Fish Alert! Texas No. 1 in Power Plant, Mercury Emissions
Toxin linked to birth defects
"...plants in 2003 emitted more than 90,000 lbs. of airborne mercury, a powerful neurotoxin linked to diseases of the..."

Sept. 30, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...to which she is entitled for abiding by city Fair Campaign Finance rules. See "Point Austin." Austin Stories• The..."

May 20, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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"...somewhat lower as a result of the introduction of clean fuel and replacement of older cars with newer ones..."

Dec. 19, 2003 Column

Amount of Fayette Power Plant's Ozone Pollutants May Have Been Overstated
"...somewhat lower as a result of the introduction of clean fuel and replacement of older cars with newer ones..."

Dec. 16, 2003 Postmarks

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"...I don't think it is fair to either camp to stereotypically characterize this issue in..."

Dec. 12, 2003 Column

Beyond Solar, Austin Energy Not Doing What It Could
"...engine design. Auto emissions will continue to fall as cleaner cars are sold and older models are retired. But..."

Dec. 8, 2003 Postmarks

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"...Does the reporter/editor know or realize the difference? I'm fairly sure that your readers could figure out for themselves..."

April 25, 2003 Column

Council Watch
The Gotham Cometh: Town Lake Condo Clears First Hurdle; Council Moves On to Water
"...higher under this plan, it would be the very fairest to ratepayers, placing the burden of payment directly on..."

Oct. 8, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

Soul Searching
Asleep at the Switch
"...for over a hundred years, according to State Democratic Chair Molly Beth Malcolm, a former Republican who switched parties..."

Oct. 30, 1998 News Feature by Jenny Staff

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"...stakeholders will meet with design experts, start with a clean slate, and create a new plan for Triangle Park...."

Nov. 14, 1997 Column

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Park and Ride
"...two of the bond propositions, SH130 and SH45, are unfair for Austin residents because city residents pay more than..."

Oct. 31, 1997 Column

Abbott Against the Environment
The governor vetoed $127 million out of the state's budget Monday, mostly for environmental initiatives
"...Air and water quality, and programs to help the state's..."

June 16, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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