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"...raw sewage into Onion Creek and hence into the Colorado River. We passed the bonds and through accelerated construction..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Column

Citizen Mary
A Profile of Mary Arnold, Advocate for Austin
"...committee that's studying the environmental implications of the Lower Colorado River Authority's efforts to pipe water into sensitive areas..."

April 5, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Clouds Over Dripping Springs
As the pressure for growth continues, Dripping Springs residents question the role of city government insiders
"...different stages of development -- thanks to the Lower Colorado River Authority's extension of a 14-mile water pipeline to..."

Feb. 22, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
The LCRA has been a welcoming refuge for former city officials.
"...to 3700 Lake Austin Blvd., home of the Lower Colorado River Authority. City Manager Jesus Garza, who announced his..."

Jan. 11, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Austin @ Large: Austin at Large
Jesus Garza goes out on top, but not necessarily to universal acclaim.
"...Hall office for a window seat at the Lower Colorado River Authority, fast becoming the Valhalla for ex-Austin bureaucratic..."

Jan. 11, 2002 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Cast a Giant Shadow
Evaluating the mayoral legacy of Kirk Watson
"...added the $100 million water-rights deal with the Lower Colorado River Authority, or the long face-off over the development..."

Nov. 23, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
City attorney Andy Martin retires after nearly seven years of service.
"...to negotiate Austin's long-term water deal with the Lower Colorado River Authority by around $100,000, but failed to notify..."

May 25, 2001 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Trench Warfare
Federal judge rules for LCRA on the Dripping Springs pipeline project, but the SOS lawsuit proceeds
"...the southern verge of Highway 290 by the Lower Colorado River Authority. Thirty feet wide, the channel runs 14..."

May 11, 2001 News Feature by Rob Curran

Flippin' the Birds
Closing parts of Balcones Canyon Preserve angers mountain bikers and doesn't do enough to save wildlife.
"...the preserve are owned and managed by the Lower Colorado River Authority, Texas Audubon Society, and the Nature Conservancy...."

April 13, 2001 News Feature by Dan Oko

Naked City
Thanks to soaring energy prices, wind energy is becoming cheaper than that fueled by natural gas and other fossil.fuels.
"...That news first arrived from the Lower Colorado River Authority, which, in addition to managing the gates..."

Oct. 13, 2000 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Day Trips
San Antonio streetcar moves to the Northwest
"...bringing the car to the banks of the Columbia River in northwestern Oregon...."

Aug. 11, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

High and Dry
LCRA Approves Controversial Pipeline to Dripping Springs
"...The Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) continues to proclaim that it is..."

June 2, 2000 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

Land Mine
public access debate surrounds preservation issue
"...of the city of Austin, Travis County, the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), the Nature Conservancy of Texas and..."

March 3, 2000 News Feature by Jenny Staff Johnson

Naked City
Hydrilla, an invasive aquatic weed, is starting to choke Lake Austin.
"...with Godzilla. And though Austin city officials, the Lower Colorado River Authority, and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept...."

Feb. 25, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Naked City
The latest public hearing on the proposed Longhorn pipeline through south Austin brings out 2,000 protesters and a few supporters to speak the gas pipeline, whose environmental impact is being debated.
"...are expected to follow suit. Officials from the Lower Colorado River Authority, one of the co-plaintiffs in the original..."

Jan. 14, 2000 News Feature by Mike Jasper

Landmarks of the Nineties
"...8. Colorado River Park. Such a typical Austin tale: A great..."

Jan. 7, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Hays County environmentalists and other area residents applaud a recent LCRA decision to delay building a water pipeline to Dripping Springs until an Environmental Impact Statement can be completed.
"...The Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) made an announcement on Dec. 22..."

Jan. 7, 2000 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

Media Clips
The top 10 media events of 1999.
"...brought to the public by the council and Lower Colorado River Authority -- a $1.1 billion, 50-year water contract..."

Jan. 7, 2000 News Column by Lee Nichols

Day Trips
The back roads of northeastern Travis County snake around enough to make a Sunday drive seem like a journey.
"...great cattle drives across Texas ended in 1895. The Colorado County Feud turned the streets of Columbus in a..."

Dec. 31, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Naked City
Longtime director Mark Rose leaves the LCRAfor a lucrative gig as president and CEO of Public Strategies Inc., a political consulting firm.
"...for another. Rose, the general manager of the Lower Colorado River Authority, is quitting the job he's held since..."

Dec. 10, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Council Watch
City Council considers status of various development-related lawsuits in executive sessions.
"...vote on the city's water deal with the Lower Colorado River Authority. And even if they had been, the..."

Oct. 22, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

A Rural Riddle
Hays County Water Planning Partnership forms to try and stop unmitigated growth
"...is the stone in the shoe for the Lower Colorado River Authority's plans to run a water pipeline into..."

Oct. 15, 1999 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

Dueling Missions
"...The mission of the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) is to provide reliable, low-cost utility..."

Oct. 15, 1999 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

Naked City
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife rethinks its pact with the Lower Colorado River Authority; prospective candidates are lining up to run for two open on district court, and Brigid Shea leaves the SOS Alliance.
"...The Lower Colorado River Authority keeps getting hit from all sides. The..."

Oct. 1, 1999 News Feature by Amy Smith

Day Trips
"...Tips State Recreation Area west of Three Rivers was one of the first parks donated to the..."

April 23, 1999 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

A Day of Dickering
Bonds Take Center Stage Over Budget
"...park development) cut $2 million in development funds from Colorado River Park, which Griffith says is considered the "last..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Column

Day Trips
"...land around La Grange, operated a ferry on the Colorado River below his house, had a quarry on the..."

Nov. 7, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Unsettling Settlement
"...Ethics Commission, Saunders has 13 clients, including the Lower Colorado River Authority, Houston Industries, Texas Uranium Group, and USA..."

June 20, 1997 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...eventually creating a 15-mile trail from MoPac to the Colorado River...."

Feb. 14, 1997 News Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...discourse underway in the board room of the Lower Colorado River Authority. At issue is the LCRA's proposed $4..."

Jan. 24, 1997 News Feature

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