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Govalle Neighbors Rally to Save Pecan Grove
City-owned property slated for affordable housing
"...Govalle residents were both surprised and dismayed by the abrupt..."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Overlooked, Overheard Lets Us Hear the Sound of the City's Money Being Spent
Composer and audio artist Douglas Laustsen geo-tagged sites in the Govalle and Highland neighborhoods where local government's been at work
" two far-flung neighborhoods along Airport Boulevard: Highland and Govalle. Thanks to the Overlooked, Overheard project of local composer..."

June 11, 2021 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

What to Expect at Austin's Newly Reopened Pools
New policies, fewer pools, and how to navigate them
" pandemic restrictions were lifted. Newly reopened pools include Govalle and Shipe, which had both been closed since late..."

June 2, 2020 News Post by Clara Ence Morse

Allan Rising
The Allan Early Childhood Center is home to a flourishing collection of nonprofits
"...four elementaries servicing Central East Austin – Allan, Brooke, Govalle, and Ortega – all saw dramatic decreases in student..."

Feb. 5, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Urban Farms: Mediation Bears No Fruit
Compromise seems unlikely in debate
"...Katherine Nicely of the Sustainable Food Policy Board, and Govalle Neighborhood Association Chair Nine Francois. In opposition were Susana..."

Nov. 22, 2013 News Feature by Anna Toon

Visualize Whirled Tank Farms
An update on the continuing controversy over the future of the tank farms
"...intended to give residents of the East MLK and Govalle/Johnston Terrace planning areas a chance to discuss their "vision"..."

June 7, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Austin's Pool System Will Collapse If We Don't Save It
Shall we dive in?
"...the Forties, and eight more (Northwest, Brentwood, Patterson, Givens, Govalle, Gillis, St. Johns, and Reed) the following decade. In..."

June 1, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Lawsuit and Untapped Locations Add to Soccer Drama
Many balls in play for the Columbus Crew
"...south of Bolm District Park in East Austin. The Govalle Waste­wat­er Treat­ment Plant is still owned by Austin Water,..."

March 9, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

CodeNEXT Prepares to Rewrite Austin
Sound Check, a week of city development code-related events, kicks off Nov. 16
"...Abe Louise Young, 39, writer and activist, Govalle resident: "Women need affordable housing. It's the most critical..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Katie Matlack

The Trees of Govalle
Forklift Danceworks' latest connected care for urban trees, a neighborhood's life, and all of us to nature
"...The Trees of GovalleGovalle Park April 12..."

April 17, 2015 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Back to the Future
Austin's agrarian past rises again
"...HausBar Farm3300 Govalle, 476-5858 (Eastside Cafe);"

April 9, 2010 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Animal Shelter Lawsuit
Citizen groups sue city, allege 'conspiratorial strategy' to keep animal shelter relocation decision away from public scrutiny
"...the proposed new site. Lead plaintiffs are the city-appointed Govalle/Johnston Terrace Neighborhood Planning Team, which created the city-approved plan,..."

Oct. 5, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Branch by Branch
CARVER (3.0 stars)
"...GOVALLE (1.5 stars) 4704-A E. Cesar Chavez, between Springdale &..."

Sept. 20, 1996 News Feature

Saving Austin's Schools
Nobody gets everything they want, but AISD’s bond may give everybody something they really need
"...the city's ever-shifting demographics; but an empty desk in Govalle Elementary (in East Austin, off Springdale) is not much..."

Sept. 8, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Public Notice: The New Industrial Revolution?
Is Mayor Adler our Teddy Roosevelt?
"...Govalle Pool improvements: PARD will host a first public meeting,..."

Jan. 22, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Art Par Excellence
The nominees for the 2014-15 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...The Trees of Govalle, Forklift Danceworks..."

May 20, 2015 Arts Post

Public Notice
So much to do, so much Austin
"...connections and require a little pre-planning: The Trees of Govalle is a presentation by Forklift Danceworks, in conjunction with..."

March 27, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

All Over Creation: Site Specifics
Fusebox Festival helps the community envision a new kind of development with thinkEAST
"...leading this process didn't start with the art. The Govalle and Johnston Terrace neighborhoods are the primary stakeholders in..."

Jan. 30, 2015 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Urban Farmers Celebrate Renteria Win
Springdale Farm's opponents not pleased, however
"...mediation, Council Member Laura Morrison presented Springdale and the Govalle/Johnston Ter­race Neighborhood Contact Team with a compromise of 25..."

Dec. 19, 2014 News Feature by Anna Toon

Discord Grows Over Springdale Farm
City Council will continue the discussion at its December meeting
" The spectacle continued with a brief dust-up between Govalle/Johnston Terrace Neigh­bor­hood Chair Daniel Llanes and political consultant Mykle..."

Nov. 28, 2014 News Feature by Anna Toon

Day Trips
The Southern Walnut Creek Hike and Bike Trail
"...10-foot-wide sidewalk mostly follows the wooded creek bed from Govalle Park east of Downtown near Airport Boulevard and Bolm..."

Aug. 29, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Urban Farm Skirmish Moves to Mediation
Council postpones vote on urban farm ordinance
"...Nov. 21. Requested by Daniel Llanes, chair of the Govalle/Johnston Terrace Neighborhood Plan Contact Team and member of PODER..."

Oct. 25, 2013 News Feature by Anna Toon

Growing Pains
HausBar dispute shadows city's urban farms
"...plan to operate as an urban farm at its Govalle Avenue location has been approved by the Planning and..."

April 26, 2013 News Feature by Anna Toon

Farewell to Allan
Eastside parents watch AISD and IDEA dismantle their neighborhood school
"...librarian; prior to that, she spent five years at Govalle. "My entire tenure with AISD has been on the..."

June 1, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

IDEA Still Hunting Enrollment
Students opting out of new charter school in favor of existing AISD schools
"...67 are staying at Allan; 49 are moving to Govalle Elementary; 36 to Ortega Elementary; and another 14 opted..."

March 23, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

'At the Snap of a Finger'
Anti-IDEA activists keep up due diligence for AISD
"...over the last year, around 140 of them at Govalle elementary:..."

Feb. 1, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Examine Complexities of IDEA Issue
"...other schools, families, and most of all, children. First, Govalle and Ortega will become the bottom rung for students..."

Dec. 19, 2011 Postmarks

Promises, Promises
Two Austin neighborhoods vie to bring down federal dollars to help transform communities
"...other, the East Austin Children's Promise, is based in Govalle/John­ston Terrace. In fact, for a large city, two applications..."

Aug. 6, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Charter School Stirs 'Revitalization' Politics
Eastside revitalization or private profit on public dime?
"...charter school in East Austin that will revitalize the Govalle/Johnston Terrace community...."

Aug. 10, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...Govalle neighbors opposed to parking plans for Austin Community College's..."

Oct. 15, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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