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Memoirs of a Movement
Remembering the campaign to Save Our Springs
"...she ran unsuccessfully for mayor and remains active in environmental causes..."

Aug. 3, 2012 News Feature

Brigid Shea: 'A Proven Leader'
Brigid Shea sits down for a Q&A on a wide range of city topics
"...bid of subconsulting firms, and mine was outreach and environmental policy. And as we were waiting we were just..."

April 27, 2012 News Feature by Amy Smith

May 12 Municipal Election: The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
"...city has done that while maintaining our commitment to environmental protection. One way of keeping a city affordable is..."

April 27, 2012 News Feature

Page Two: In the Red
Republican plans for economic recovery could make things worse
"...regulation, and reforming entitlements will create a healthy, pro-business environment. The thinking goes that the entire business community, realizing..."

Oct. 14, 2011 Column by Louis Black

Reality Pipes: Keystone Project Kicks Up Sand
Will Obama give oil pipeline the green light?
"...will not have a significant negative impact on the environment in the six U.S. states it would cross...."

Oct. 7, 2011 News Feature by Laurel Chesky

Christmas Comes Early for Texas State
General Land Office gives the gift that keeps on giving
"...Environmentalists and Land Commissioner Jerry Patter­son smiling together? It must..."

Sept. 23, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Science of Injustice
Capital murder case highlights Texas courts' resistance to physical evidence
"...found on bodies that have been out in an "environment where it's dark and dank and wet, and usually..."

Aug. 19, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

QueerBomb/Pride Roundtable: Extended Remix
QueerBomb and Austin Pride meet for a roundtable
"...there?" Okay! That was the only conversation about booth environment that hit my radar...."

June 3, 2011 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

The New Evolution
Is technology providing the ladder to the next stage of human consciousness?
"...human beings who are raised from birth in an environment that demands handling multiple sources of information and interaction..."

March 4, 2011 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Fayette, Don't Spray It
Enviros target LCRA with potential lawsuit over Clean Air Act violations
"...Three environmental groups announced last week their "intent to sue" the..."

July 23, 2010 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

The First Earth Day, 1970
Austan Librach remembers
"...staffer who has, for nearly 25 years, led wide-ranging environmental initiatives and is now nearing the end of a..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...broken ground on new "green infrastructure" to reduce the environmental impact of the city's Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant,..."

Feb. 26, 2010 News Feature

State of the City
Mayor Lee Leffingwell delivered his state of the city address at a Real Estate Council of Austin luncheon on Tuesday, Feb. 2
"...Whether it's economic development, transportation, education, social equity, the environment, public safety, health care, race relations, social services, housing,..."

Feb. 5, 2010 News Feature

State of the City Address
As delivered by Mayor Lee Leffingwell today
"...Whether it’s economic development, transportation, education, social equity, the environment, public safety, health care, race relations, social services, housing,..."

Feb. 2, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Unstable Element
Are Austin's water fluoridation policies dangerous? It depends who you ask.
"...fluoride," she continues. "We live in such a polluted environment anyway, and it's hard to single one thing out...."

Nov. 27, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Does Austin Need Its Own Air Control Bureau?
"...Texas air quality protection is the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality – TCEQ, dubbed "T-Suck" by critics...."

Aug. 28, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

A First-Class Seat to Stargazing
Austin's Beef & Pie Productions shines a light on Richard Garriott's space travel in Man on a Mission
"...spiritual experience. There you are in this short-sleeved, comfortable environment inside your spaceship, and yet just outside is, you..."

Aug. 7, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Babich Against Excessive Air Conditioning
"...use of air conditioning does a vast amount of environmental, as well as cultural, damage. Thanks to the widespread..."

Dec. 1, 2008 Postmarks

Welcome to My Studio
The East Austin Studio Tour offers a rare chance to see where artists work and live
"...all year to get that inside look at the environment where art bubbles up. For two days, artists all..."

Nov. 21, 2008 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

Campfire Horror Story
How Carole Keeton Strayhorn and the state destroyed a healing camp for kids
"...few months later, at a moment when the political environment was volatile and any potential allies were intimidated into..."

Nov. 21, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Point Austin: Denver Stakes
What Obama signifies for the rest of us
"...• Environment: Substantial majorities support direct federal regulation to protect the..."

Aug. 29, 2008 News Column by Michael King

Don't Spray It! 'Bad' Effluent Threatens Hill Country
Spraying treated sewage over the aquifer isn't cool
"...a surface spray system, threaten to destroy the region's environment, critics say, because the landscape can only take so..."

June 20, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Lovable Livability
Love (and trophies) for Austin's leaders of livability
"...livable city, the Vision Awards recognize: engagement, equity, economy, environment, and esthetics. In that order, the winners were: the..."

May 30, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Urban Coyotes: Meet the neighbors
Keeping coyotes at bay without messing with the ecosystem
"...air. A general mentality that divorces us from the environment around us and the animals in it doesn't help,..."

May 2, 2008 News Feature by Melissa Gaskill

More Voices: Sinclair Black
"...out to all block faces, producing a well-developed pedestrian environment. Of course that did not happen...."

March 28, 2008 News Feature

How 'Green' Is the Transit Working Group?
Members tasked with revising decision-making process used in evaluating toll road package
"...package – adopted by the CAMPO board, to considerable environmental, air quality, and climate-protection chagrin. Transit Working Group member..."

March 21, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

In Your Facebook
Do social networking sites strengthen communities or the class divide?
"...Web 2.0 is all about user-generated content and participatory environments. If you're an entrepreneur building a social environment that..."

Feb. 29, 2008 Screens Feature by Jon Lebkowsky

Dems Hunting Daugherty in Precinct 3
Dems Hunting Daugherty in Precinct 3, Voting Rolls Mystery Part 2: The County's Side, and Voter ID Bill Redux
"...other side of the ticket, billing herself as an environmentalist. "My family thought they were Republican," Huber says. More..."

Feb. 1, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
"...their perceptions of the academic offerings, student-teacher relationships, social environments, and extracurricular activities at middle schools. The outreach is..."

Dec. 28, 2007 News Feature

Return to ACC's Room 221: Mercury or mystery?
Some ACC employees worry mercury still pollutes classroom that has been subject of legal wrangling over past decade
"...is its persistence. Once it is introduced into an environmental context – such as the food chain – it..."

Dec. 21, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

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