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Naked City
With plans for the Colorado River Park nearly complete, a process that looked ugly at its outset has produced a blueprint that nearly everyone can live with.
"...dirty word, but when it comes to the new Colorado River Park below Longhorn Dam, just the opposite appears..."

April 28, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Gasoline Alley
The proposed Longhorn Pipeline fuels debate because of its proximity to South Austin neighborhoods, schools, and Edwards Aquifer.
"...plaintiffs, who include the city of Austin, the Lower Colorado River Authority, the Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District, and..."

Nov. 19, 1999 News Feature by Mike Jasper

Day Trips
"...communities along the Rio Grande. A month later the Colorado River overflowed its banks and flooded towns between Bastrop..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...people's backyards. It cuts across the Edwards Aquifer, the Colorado River, and other sources that contribute water supplies for..."

Oct. 2, 1998 News Feature

The Green Web
Money Trails, Voting Records, and Hummingbirds
" well as an overview of the San Marcos River ecosystem. A new feature includes the latest information about..."

Oct. 18, 1996 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Who's on First?
"...will be the team's prerogative to develop the proposed Colorado River Park, and the team will also reap the..."

Sept. 22, 1995 News Feature

East Side Tubes Deflated In Court
Dan Walker facing business closure
"...until Memorial Day weekend, when the business expanded from Colorado River kayak rentals to tube rentals and shuttling –..."

Sept. 20, 2013 News Feature by Elizabeth Pagano

Day Trips
Several historic bridges around the state have been recycled as pedestrian promenades
"...The old Highway 29 bridge over the Colorado River between Burnet and Llano offers a nice view..."

Jan. 15, 2010 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Naked City
"...San Antonio has cut a deal with the Lower Colorado River Authority to partake of the river's water. The..."

March 1, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Naked City
"...could also turn MoPac into I-35's evil twin as drivers seek a bypass to the congested interstate. Theoretically, the..."

Dec. 21, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Day Trips
" the public through a partnership between the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) and Presidian L.C. of San Antonio...."

July 2, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...are 50 years old or older. Courthouses along the Colorado River is the theme of the Lower Colorado River..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Public Notice: Soccer at Last
Pro team, stadium planned at COTA
"...The Texas Colorado River Rolling Exhibit, aka the Mobile River, is a..."

Aug. 11, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Lee Leffingwell: 'Think Long-Range'
The incumbent mayor defends his record
"...managed lane on MoPac – from 183 to the river now, but the plan is to extend that on..."

April 27, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Res Publica
Your good-citizen calendar for July 31-Aug. 7
"...his life to breaking the jail cycle (7pm; 600 River St., 478-6222; free); or join the Austin Film Festival..."

Aug. 1, 2008 News Feature

More Bad News for Boaters
More rain, more open floodgates, more boat bans.
"...After yesterday's boating ban by the city, and the Colorado River reaching banks-full status in Austin below Longhorn Dam,..."

June 28, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Big Picture Map
A comprehensive map of Town Lake Corridor public and private development projects
"...the subject of ROMA's 2000 study (see p.27). A) Riverside Gap: Town Lake Trail Closing the roughly 2-mile gap..."

Jan. 19, 2007 News Feature

The Showdown at Lick Creek
As once clear water runs dark, a community defends its natural heart
"...and steep canyon walls en route to the Pedernales River, still offers a clear view to the bottom of..."

July 2, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Day Trips
Buffalo Gap Historic Village, south of Abilene, provides a time line of Texas history
"...Callahan counties and dividing the watershed of the Brazos River from the Colorado River. Once the undisputed hunting grounds..."

June 11, 2004 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Creedmoor Need More
The city of Austin and the BSEACD are skeptical of Creedmoor-Maha's request to triple its pumping limits.
"...water it bought two years ago from the Lower Colorado River Authority, wants to expand its water business in..."

Dec. 14, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Day Trips
San Antonio's Texas Folklife Festival
"...River 2001 Cleanup hopes to get 650 or more canoes..."

June 8, 2001 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Natural State
San Antonio-based Presidian wants to enter into public private partnerships with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
"...of the Eagles, a joint venture with the Lower Colorado River Authority located an hour northwest of Austin on..."

Aug. 4, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

SH 130 Hot Spots
"...associated with the southeast-flowing drainage systems" (i.e., the Brazos, Colorado, and Guadalupe basins). To figure out how to go..."

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

The Gotham backlash continues.
"...American-Statesman, this rules out rail projects that cross the river. Hence we'll be offered "bus rapid transit" in South..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Column

Council Watch
The Gotham Cometh: Town Lake Condo Clears First Hurdle; Council Moves On to Water
"...Kent in his more powerful incarnation. Statesman reporter Dylan Rivera took the brunt of complaints from Council Members Daryl..."

Oct. 8, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

Rose-Colored MUD
"...changed business plan. We're one of the very few river authorities in Texas that is not handling water and..."

Feb. 7, 1997 News Feature

Day Trips
"...the red, sandy loam on this side of the Colorado River so fertile someone made the comment, "I haven't..."

Aug. 11, 1995 Column

Then There's This: The Urge To Conserve
Council postpones action on drought contingency plan
"...factors" that figured into the decision, including the Lower Colorado River Authority's curtailment of water to downstream rice farmers...."

Aug. 10, 2012 News Column by Amy Smith

Naked City
"...• The Lower Colorado River Authority's water users in western Travis Co. can..."

Aug. 31, 2007 News Feature

Polygamous 'Prophet' Update
Jeffs still at large, but apparently communicating with his flock
"...houses in the twin towns of Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz., the FLDS stronghold commonly referred to as..."

Sept. 30, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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