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APD Faulted in Hit-and-Run
"...of waiting for the parade to pass over the Congress Avenue bridge and drove around the parade's police escort,..."

June 20, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Short Cuts
Where to find the news the mainstream media doesn't see fit to print
" the 24th Street and Guadalupe intersection, or the Congress Avenue bridge this past Friday. Thanks to the growing..."

March 28, 2003 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

Readers' Picks
Arts & Entertainment
"...1800 N. Congress Ave.,"

Oct. 5, 2001 Best of Austin Feature

Council Watch
Council divided on Gotham condo project; Jesus Garza gets a big raise; East Austin residents voice concerns about the future of the brown building and flood control.
"...project to lay stakes at Town Lake and the Congress Avenue bridge arose at last week's council meeting, Council..."

Dec. 17, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

September 6-12
"...ANN W. RICHARDS CONGRESS AVENUE BRIDGE DEDICATION Celebrate the life of the late..."

Sept. 7, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
"...transportation funds. The project includes rehabilitation of the old Congress Avenue Bridge, originally built in 1884 over Town Lake...."

May 5, 1995 News Feature

His Name Was Gary Poulter
Meet the homeless man who became a movie star
"...At Sixth and Congress, the duo found themselves chatting up a homeless family...."

April 11, 2014 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

Project Connect: Phases and Stages
Advisory group gets closer to official Council recommendation
"...Currently, one option is to build a new bridge over the lake to Trinity Street. A rail bridge..."

April 4, 2014 News Feature by Mac McCann

Towers in the Pipeline
"...currently under construction (as one can see from the Congress Avenue Bridge). Finish-out work also continues at the 5..."

Nov. 11, 2005 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

June 14-20
"...ANNUAL JUNETEENTH CONGRESS AVENUE PARADE 1:30pm. From the Congress Avenue Bridge to..."

June 15, 2007 News Feature

Outdoors & Recreation
" located right here in Austin, Texas, under the Congress Avenue bridge...."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Great Scott!
" Pittsburgh to start work on a production of Avenue X at City Theatre there. Steakley was hired to..."

Nov. 29, 1996 Arts Column

Be Our Guest
Local attractions wish to welcome Hurricane Ike evacuees with deep discounts.
" bats that emerge from beneath the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge at dusk on a bat watching cruise...."

Sept. 18, 2008 Emergency Post by Kate X Messer

Rains on Richards Parade, Does Stop Ceremony
Congress Avenue parade canceled, but renaming ceremony still scheduled
"...The mist and rain has canceled the procession down Congress Avenue, but the 11am ceremony unveiling a plaque renaming..."

May 25, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
"...Texas House Speaker HEADLINES• City Council will name the Congress Avenue Bridge today in honor of dearly departed Gov...."

Nov. 17, 2006 News Feature

Naked City
Your guide to Black Thursday activities
"...Counter-Inaugural Demonstration 5-7pm. Congress Avenue Bridge, Congress Avenue & Town Lake."

Jan. 21, 2005 News Feature by Diana Welch

Queer & Now
A roundup of Texas pride events
"...will be the Grand Marshalls. The parade starts on Congress at the bridge, and heads down Fourth street to..."

May 31, 2002 Features Feature by Verushka Gray

Marketplace Art Gallery's Open Studio
In the Marketpace Art Gallery, four women have created a studio where they can develop as artists together
"...Sneden's Austin Bat Bridge is a good example of how the work of..."

March 17, 2017 Arts Feature by Sam Anderson-Ramos

City Hall Hustle: Bam! Pow! Crash! Holy Reactivated Permit, Batman!
Controversies real, invented, and in between
"...1.5 million buddies nesting under the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge the "official animal" of our fair city..."

April 9, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Daily Hustle: 4/1/10
That's what she said
"...'gotcha' lead stating “Leffingwell wants to shut down the Congress Avenue bridge for a bat-themed event despite voting against..."

April 1, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Day Trips
Baseball, bats, obits, no buts, and environmental action figure into this year-end wrap-up.
"...Comal and Guadalupe rivers. The ban runs from the bridge at Gruene to the bridge at I-35 on the..."

Dec. 29, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Gay Place: We're Expecting Guests
Gird up, ATX! The city's expecting 150,000 revelers in a rainbow sea next weekend.
"...and bats! Sat., Aug. 22, 4pm. Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge. $15."

Aug. 21, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Slouching Toward Happy Hour
East Sixth & Thereabouts
"...314 Congress, 236-9463..."

March 19, 1999 Food Feature

Public Notice: A Tale of Two PUDs
It's not too soon to aim for green space
"...There are Walk & Draw "walkshops" starting under the Congress Avenue Bridge, at 6:30pm Thurs­day and 10am Saturday, and..."

Aug. 28, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Naked City
A reader sheds additional light on an altercation between Critical Mass cyclists and a road-enraged driver.
"...Mike Henderson at the corner of Cesar Chavez and Congress. They contend that Henderson started the "melee" by racing..."

Oct. 12, 2001 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Batman’s Iconic Emblem Lights up Lady Bird Lake for Caped Crusader’s 80th Anniversary
Congress Ave. Bridge and its resident bats proved the perfect backdrop
"...urban bat colony would wing out from under the Congress Avenue Bridge for its nightly feed in a spectacular..."

March 18, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Like Bats Out of Heaven
EarthShare of Texas invites you to enjoy bats, birds, and barbecue
"...that there are approximately 2 million bats under Austin’s Congress Avenue Bridge, right? That’s why so many people gather..."

May 15, 2017 Chronolog Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

By Land and by Sea
Drunk if by land and booze if by sea?
"...turning a golden hue behind the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge ... suddenly, furiously, the air swirls to..."

Nov. 4, 2011 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

If Austin Had Rail ...
"...should cross the river: at the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge or possibly a new bridge to the..."

April 8, 2011 News Feature

City Hall Hustle: Top 10 City Council Stories
"...when organizers of the fledgling Batfest asked to close Congress Avenue Bridge over Labor Day weekend. Businesses blanched, council..."

Jan. 2, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

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