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"...additive to be approved by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, whose testing with it demonstrated a 5.7% reduction..."

June 29, 2007 News Feature

Point Austin: Blame It on Grandpa
In search of heroes and villains over AMD
"...Last week I wrote about the dubious environmental logic underlying Advanced Micro Devices' defense of its corporate..."

Dec. 30, 2005 News Column by Michael King

From Liberty Lunch to Homeland Security: Austin's Walk With CSC
Computer Sciences Corp. is now one of America's largest defense contractors. Is this a problem for City Hall?
"...CSC has won contracts from the U.S. Dept. of Defense to provide I.T. services. So has Dyncorp, a Virginia-based..."

March 7, 2003 News Feature by Lauri Apple

City vs. Statesman: Futrell Comes Out Swinging at the Springs
City and state experts contest the Statesman's hair-raising allegations of toxic pollution at Barton Springs.
"...Futrell had summoned a squad of city and state environmental experts to refute a hair-raising report published in that..."

Jan. 24, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Our readers talk back.
" of various regimes, "... spread devastation among often defenseless civilian populations, and all were illegal by our own..."

Oct. 5, 2001 Column

Postmarks Web Extra
Our readers' letters regarding the September 11 terrorist attacks
"...The best defense against this type of terrorism is not large shows..."

Sept. 28, 2001 Column

A fresh melange of reader responses to our recent issues.
"...metals in our wonderful water that his efforts and anti-environmental attitude will invariably cause. Rick Green's seeming belief that..."

May 25, 2001 Column

Don't Dissolve District
"...the District has been on the front line of environmental protection: addressing construction projects, new subdivisions, industrial uses, agriculture..."

May 1, 1998 Column

Dragons in the Whorehouse
Houston STP Lawyers Depose "No Nuke" Activists
"...the HL&P lawyer's questions as part of the utility's defense against a $125 million dollar mismanagement lawsuit brought against..."

Dec. 22, 1995 News Feature

Money's Green, Too
The Nature Conservancy & Big Bidness Makes Cents
"...obtain it. The TNC has come under criticism from environmentalists who charge that the group works not for the..."

Nov. 3, 1995 News Feature

The Territory
Inside the war to save the Amazon and its Indigenous peoples
"...the Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau tribe and their position as the front-line defense of the various forces seeking to acquire their protected..."

Aug. 19, 2022 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Standing Rock Pipeline Protests Bring New Life to Old Struggles
“It’s about all of us”
"...Public demonstrations in support of Stand­ing Rock, in defense of the water, in opposition to the extractive economy,..."

Sept. 30, 2016 News Feature by Greg Harman

Meet the Candidates for City Council
Five incumbents fight for their seats at the dais
"...Incumbent: Greg Casar Experience: Former policy director at Workers Defense Project Issues: Proponent of social equity, shared prosperity, increasing..."

Aug. 19, 2016 News Feature by Annamarya Scaccia

Chronicle Endorsements
"...a serious job that touches on the state budget, environmental issues, and property rights. As such, former state rep...."

Feb. 12, 2016 News Feature

Campaign Snapshots
Get up-to-date on the D3 and D4 candidates before next week's Ballot Boxing forums
"...East Austin activist and co-founder of People Organized in Defense of Earth and Her Resources, Susana Almanza remains the..."

Sept. 12, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Top 10 Local Stories
WTP4, IDEA, Leslie, and more
"...overruns and continued delays in construction. See "Top 10 Environmental Stories."..."

Jan. 4, 2013 News Feature by the News Staff

May 29 Primary Elections: The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
"...While both defense attorney Wahlberg and Assistant District Attorney Efrain de La..."

May 11, 2012 News Feature

Racism Alleged at TCEQ
Lawsuit filed by two former Texas Commission on Environmental Quality employees accuses agency of racial discrimination, contends agency denied them promotion because they are black.
" two former employees of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality accuses the agency of racial discrimination, contending that..."

May 18, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Naked City
"...plants has been filed. In the latest suit, four environmental groups have sued Gov. Rick Perry, claiming that his..."

Feb. 2, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...Devices' plan to build a new campus in the environmentally sensitive Barton Springs watershed. The SOS is seeking a..."

March 24, 2006 News Feature

To Your Health
What is the best drinking water to consume while pregnant?
"...than tap water. According to a study by the environmental advocacy group National Resources Defense Council, more than 25%..."

Aug. 26, 2005 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...south of Longhorn Dam, as it would "present fewer environmental and fiscal challenges," according to a press release from..."

Aug. 5, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Is Texas Gas Burning Austinites' Money?
Energy gadfly says utility may be overcharging customers
"...more than $10 million over the past year. Local environmental and energy policy gadfly Paul Robbins (editor of The..."

April 15, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Adiós! Don't Let the Door ...
A Quick Roundup of the Best and the Worst of the 78th Lege
"...handful of anti-gay bills filed this session, only the Defense of Marriage Act (SB 7), which withholds state recognition..."

June 6, 2003 News Feature

Further Lost Austin fallout and enviro-rhetoric from our readers.
"...the Feb. 9 article on problems with indigent criminal defense in Texas ("Capitol Chronicle: You Have a Right to..."

Feb. 16, 2001 Column

Naked City
The Colorado River Park plan enters its final stages, but several details, including the relocation of a bike path and a proposed environmental assessment, have to be worked out.
"...Members of the environmental group People Organized in Defense of Earth and Her..."

Jan. 28, 2000 News Feature by Dan Oko

Bittersweet Ending
Notes From the Republican Revolution
"...trial (her husband is an investigator for Roy Minton's defense team) and checks on the status of the District..."

Nov. 6, 1998 News Feature

" last year, all of Robert Bryce's Top Ten environmental stories for 1997 concerned Westside, statewide, national, and international..."

Jan. 23, 1998 Column

Behind Enemy Lines at ALEC's Right-Wing Policy Conference
Activists say the American Legislative Exchange Council backs corporate interests over people
"...have got to go!" chanted around 100 labor, immigrant, environmental, disability, and social justice advocates outside the JW Marriott..."

Aug. 30, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Sarah Eckhardt's State of the County Address Features Brags and Worries
The state of Travis County is strong, but challenges remain
"...Gerald Daugherty for his fiscal prudence, Brigid Shea for environmental stewardship ("We will not waver in protecting our critters"),..."

March 15, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

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