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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

Page Two: Creative Mass
The people who forged Austin's identity also helped fuel its growth
"...on their own, because of the city and the environment...."

Nov. 30, 2007 Column by Louis Black

Data Riches
A data nerd's dream come true, the Central Texas Sustainability Indicators Project's latest report is out
"..."sustainability" it promotes requires a healthy balance among the environment, economic development, and social equity. Toward that end, the..."

Nov. 16, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Dumped by County, BFI Takes Landfill Plan to TCEQ
County rejects BFI deal but isn't willing to fight landfill proposal at state level
"...would streamline its application to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the agency ultimately tasked with approving the expansion...."

Nov. 16, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

More on CD 10
The Democratic candidates discuss the issues
"...developing a green strategy, and paying attention to the environment in the first place would have avoided the need..."

Nov. 9, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Developing Stories: 'L' Is for 'Lake' – and Legal and Ludicrous
The Waterfront Overlay has an intricate history
"...the river's natural scenic beauty, accessible open space, and environmental quality. Yet mad­den­ingly, each ordinance – as interpreted together..."

Sept. 14, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Naked City
"...• In other eco news, Environment Texas released its legislative scorecard for the 109th legislative..."

July 6, 2007 News Feature

Site Unseen
"America Starts Here" shows how the pioneering artistic team of Kate Ericson and Mel Ziegler made the overlooked visible
"...involvement and the integration of art and the urban environment. Those ideas may be pervasive in public art practice..."

March 23, 2007 Arts Feature by Amanda Douberley

Before the Flood
In the struggle between local environmentalists and developers, Laura Dunn's documentary reminds us, Barton Springs was only the beginning
"...to divide and conquer. They want to pit the environmentalists, who are trying to preserve Central Austin, against middle-class..."

March 9, 2007 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman

The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
Our picks for the Nov. 7 election
"...GOP Congress; and he has a spotless record on environmental issues. Indefatigable in providing constituent service of all kinds,..."

Nov. 3, 2006 News Feature

The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
Our picks for the Nov. 7 election
"...GOP Congress; and he has a spotless record on environmental issues. Indefatigable in providing constituent service of all kinds,..."

Oct. 27, 2006 News Feature

The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
Our picks for the Nov. 7 election
"...GOP Congress; and he has a spotless record on environmental issues. Indefatigable in providing constituent service of all kinds,..."

Oct. 20, 2006 News Feature

Serving Global Warming
New report claims that between 1960 and 2001 global warming increased more in Texas than in any other state
"...tell the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, but Environment Texas was frying little french toast pieces in the..."

June 30, 2006 News Feature

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...in Oak Hill will result in devastation of the environment and the historic Oak Hill neighborhood. Anyone can see..."

June 23, 2006 Column

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...saves money, promotes community, and doesn't just protect the environment but also improves water quality in Williamson Creek. The..."

June 16, 2006 Column

Naked City
TCEQ can't agree on punishing profitable polluters
"...Pay The appointed leadership of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, the state's environmental agency, isn't quite sure if..."

April 14, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Trashing the Trash Rules
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality recently adopted the most significant rewrite of the state's garbage rules in a decade
"...The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality adopted the most significant rewrite of the state's..."

March 24, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...about the freedom of people who enjoy a smoke-friendly environment? What about a business that depends on that clientele?..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Column

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