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In Search of the Missing Time Capsule
It ain't easy keeping track of Austin's history
"...Whenever a new building appears on the Austin skyline or an existing office changes hands, there are..."

Feb. 12, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Sara Hensley Turns Over a New Leaf
The new PARD director has big ideas – to realize them, she'll have to raise big bucks
"...Council Member Randi Shade wasn't suggesting that Austin's new Parks & Recreation Department director should leap onstage..."

July 24, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Not Everyone Profits From ROT Rally
Last weekend was all about noise and headaches for some Congress Avenue merchants
"...of Texas Biker Rally rolls into town and infuses Austin's pockets with tens of millions of dollars over the..."

June 19, 2009 News Feature by Amy Smith

City Hall Hustle: Reading Place 1
Cavazos or Riley? You decide.
"...last weekend, at the unwieldily titled Urban Is Core Austin Super Forum. Sponsored by groups including the Downtown Austin..."

April 10, 2009 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Their Reputations Precede Them
Run-off rivals Galindo and Morrison set the record straight
"...minds, at least): that as former president of the Austin Neighborhoods Council and co-chair of the McMansion task force,..."

June 6, 2008 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

After a Fashion
Stephen is hitting the holiday-party circuit with a vengeance and a few hotties on his arm
", but now I've heard from someone at the Downtown Austin Alliance, who says they are interested in discussing..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Beside The Point
City Council racing to get tasks done before end of year
"...largely by its length: An upbeat update on the Austin Tech­nol­o­gy Incubator program, which helps nascent tech endeavors, drew..."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Re-Re-Re-Re-Reopening Night
The Ritz: Talkie theatre, cowboy hangout, playhouse, comedy and punk club, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
"...gorgeous, too, the merc barely blowing past 40, the Austin fall in all its skyscraping, crystal-blue splendor, the Frost..."

Nov. 2, 2007 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

I-35 Makeover Update
Plan in the works for making bridge over I-35 between Sixth and Eighth streets more hospitable to pedestrian traffic.
"...maybe on your way to Municipal Court or the Austin Police Department – and imagine this concrete no-man's land..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Preservation Politics Progress?
Proposed local historic districts would give neighborhoods some architectural and planning control.
"...prevention of tear-downs and a little more toward preserving Austin's history...."

Jan. 27, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Preservation Politics
Changes in personnel and direction at the Historic Landmark Commission
"...complaint, during one of the city's belt-tightening phases, that Austin offered the most liberal historic tax abatement programs in..."

Oct. 28, 2005 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Our readers talk back.
"...CSC Anchors Downtown..."

Jan. 14, 2005 Column

The Best-Case Scenario
After years of work, Envision Central Texas goes majorly public.
"...featuring leaders (elected and otherwise) from throughout the five-county Austin metro area but no official authority -- has staged..."

Oct. 24, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

How Can Wynn Lose?
The mayoral odds are with Wynn, but could a run-off be a race?
"...Scenario 1: As is now typical in Austin, fewer than one in eight eligible citizens vote on..."

April 25, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

She's One of Us
Mike Clark-Madison Profiles New City Manager Toby Futrell
" getting around the fact that Toby Hammett Futrell, Austin's new city manager, is not just a high-profile player..."

June 7, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Mapping the Future
Seven longtime Austinites talk about Smart Growth, neighborhood planning, and the future of Central Austin in an October roundtable discussion.
"...value." He laughs. "We" are a group of eight Austinites with, between us, far more than eight perspectives on..."

Dec. 3, 1999 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...of Time Warner's 24-hour cable news station News 8 Austin began in earnest this week. A four-minute infomercial touting..."

July 30, 1999 News Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...lesbian parents — may be pulled from this year's Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival. Responding to personal..."

Sept. 4, 1998 News Feature

Star-crossed Planners
"...With competing plans for Austin's growth crowding desks all over town, sometimes it can..."

Nov. 28, 1997 News Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...become a critical legal issue for the city of Austin as it tries to protect the Barton Springs watershed...."

July 25, 1997 News Feature

Naked City
"...9 expulsion of University Baptist Church (UBC) from the Austin Baptist Association means that the 74-year-old church is "cut..."

Oct. 20, 1995 News Feature

Council Gives Green Light to Convention Center, Scooter Riders
May 23 meeting tackles "Downtown puzzle," "micro-mobility"
"...Tovo’s already lengthy resolution regarding the southeast quadrant of downtown, home to the Convention Center and other projects. These..."

May 24, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

Traffic Jam? Call Management.
New alliance forms to address mobility issues Downtown
"...policy followers to remember: DATMA. That's short for the Downtown Austin Transportation Management Association, and we're guessing it will..."

May 6, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Beside The Point
A light council agenda for this week, focusing on Downtown and salamanders
"...our own little news blog, Chronic, launches today at This is due to the tireless work of many,..."

Nov. 17, 2006 News Column by Wells Dunbar

A Desire Named 'Streetcar'
Civic coalition forms to add downtown trolleys to the Capital Metro rail plan
"...November ballot – a "broad-based community effort" dubbed Connect Austin has kicked off a campaign to ask Cap Met..."

July 30, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Impulse Buying
City approves $15 million toward Convention Center Hotel, which the city will own in 30 years.
"...Who says the city of Austin is hobbled by a passion for process, a paralysis..."

July 7, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Don't Fence Me In
Same Old Story
" the past few city meetings she has attended, downtown business representatives have voiced concerns over the number of..."

April 2, 1999 News Feature by Melissa Sattley

First Tuesday
"...The first "First Tuesday Downtown" on July 2 did just what it was designed..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Arts Feature

The 5th Street Posse
Neighbors and cops banded together to shut down this open-air drug market
" as one of the first condo developments in Austin's new Downtown, the art deco-style complex housed the state..."

July 13, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Three Steps Forward, One Step Back
Various projects slated for I-35, Airport Boulevard, and Congress Avenue
"...the I-35 Makeover Project, a symbolic reconnection of East Austin to Down­town. The improvements under the highway, between East..."

May 7, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

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