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Jam City
Managing Congestion
" to work. Instead, they respond to Austin's deteriorating air quality by advocating more freeway construction and traffic system..."

Aug. 11, 1995 News Feature

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, April 14-21
"...water. 7pm. ACC Northridge, 11928 Stonehollow Dr., Bldg. 4000. Saturday16..."

April 15, 2011 News Column

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...The Roll Beyond Coal rally and Clean Energy Bike Tour, organized by the local Sierra Club..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature

How Green Grows My County?
'Greenprints' aim to protect our most precious natural lands
"...deciding where to build," explains TPL advisory board member Sinclair Black...."

Dec. 14, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Pelosi Plugs Local Energy Plan
Nancy Pelosi does Austin.
"...independence," Doggett said. Calling Austin the nation's leader in clean energy, Pelosi lauded the work of city council, Austin..."

Oct. 30, 2007 News Post by Daniel Mottola

Naked City
" about the Austin Police Department, Austin Park Police, Airport Police, City Marshals, and the Office of the Police..."

June 29, 2007 News Feature

How Green Is the Music?
Festivals, bands, and musicians seek environmental harmony
"...pants around their ankles, it can get them to clean up their lifestyles." Turley and others are leading by..."

April 20, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Sierra Sues Luminant
Sierra Club targets one of nation's 'dirtiest coal plants'
"...power plant in Longview, Texas. Charging more than 50,000 air pollution violations, the Sierra Club called the Martin Lake..."

Sept. 10, 2010 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Texans join call to limit coal waste dumping, and New Source Review changes get panned
"...not favorable to the Bushites. NSR refers to the Clean Air Act regulations requiring industrial facilities to install the..."

March 19, 2004 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Our readers talk back.
"...moments we never really live? I'd rather see a hairy, naked hippie from the hollow come throw blondie and..."

May 16, 2003 Column

Light Rail, Green Politics, and much ado about the city's growing pains.
"...will do little or nothing for traffic congestion or air pollution, yet he supports it because he feels we..."

Oct. 13, 2000 Column

Starbucks vs. the Chronicle: Who's zoomin' who?
"...two. You failed to mention that Texas follows the clean air mandates of the federal government at whose altar..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Column

The Road to Rail
Can light rail in Austin work well with Smart Growth?
"...rail ain't it. Wanna do something about our ever-dirtier air? Nope, light rail ain't that either. Wanna change the..."

July 21, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Voluntary Evasion
"...the so-called voluntary reduction program to address the state's air pollution problems ­ codified during the 1999 legislative session..."

Sept. 3, 1999 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Top Ten List Of TNRCC Excuses
"...chemical contamination can remain in water for several days. Air pollution, on the other hand, is transient; yet a..."

Jan. 16, 1998 News Feature

Postmarks Scandal!
"...religiously to gain any meaningful insight into important civic affairs...."

Aug. 1, 1997 Column

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...record. But environmentalists who worked beside Watson when he chaired the Texas Air Control Board between 1991 and 1993,..."

April 25, 1997 News Feature

Standing Rock Pipeline Protests Bring New Life to Old Struggles
“It’s about all of us”
"...Antonio Mexican dance troupes recognize their own concerns for clean air and fresh water across Texas and Mexico in..."

Sept. 30, 2016 News Feature by Greg Harman

Why Should Taxpayers Subsidize Formula One?
"...invest taxpayer funds prudently. Building schools, hiring teachers, and repairing roads are examples of where tax dollars should be..."

June 27, 2011 Postmarks

City Launches Car2go Service
Program expanding after six month pilot phase
"...This morning, EPA Region VI Air Planning Section Chief Tom Diggs presented Mayor Lee Leffingwell..."

May 20, 2010 News Post by Jillian Richardson

Pushing Back Against Ozone
Clean Air Force continues fight to stay out of EPA doghouse
"...the message from the city of Austin and the Clean Air Force of Central Texas...."

Aug. 18, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...Convention Center after being flown in by the Texas Air National Guard. It's still unclear how many evacuees in..."

Sept. 5, 2008 News Feature

Developing Stories
Connect-the-dot conversations heard around town
"...smiling Mayor Will Wynn, citing lower utility bills and clean air benefits, as he called zero-energy homes "a strategic..."

Nov. 9, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Your Beautiful New Home
Welcome to the City Hall you thought would never come
"...out into Austin's face. "It's a hand in the air," says architect Phil Reed, noting that the stinger can..."

Nov. 19, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...28 stabbing death of 15-year-old Ortralla Mosely in a stairwell at Reagan High School. Pretrial hearings in the case..."

April 25, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Beyond City Limits
"...annual scorecards, the average score for the outgoing Democratic chairs of environment-related U.S. Senate committees was 70%. The average..."

Nov. 29, 2002 News Feature

The Hightower Report
Accenture proclaims its Bermudan heritage; Paul O'Neill calls the kettle black.
"...of staff, two former U.S. senators, and the former chairman of the house appropriations committee. By buying these former..."

Sept. 6, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Naked City
Rockdale Smoke Out
"...the legal dispute simmers, the public relations battle over air pollution at Alcoa's Rockdale plant remains on a high..."

Nov. 30, 2001 News Feature by Michael King

Page Two
Rather than legislating by principal and vision, the influences on Bush are special interests, short-term voter response, and accident.
"..."The governor wasn't in favor of bad air," [state Senator Warren] Chisum said, "But he was wrong...."

Sept. 8, 2000 Column by Louis Black

Naked City
The city makes plans to reduce ground-level ozone in order to comply with an EPA-mandated cleanup schedule.
"...Cleaning Solution..."

Sept. 8, 2000 News Feature by Emily Pyle

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