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City Hall Hustle: The End Is Near ... Not
The Hustle turns his gimlet eye on Prop. 2
"...for the new central library nestled at the to-be-infilled Green Water Treatment Plant – which, coincidentally, will have some..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Making of an Endorsement
"...city's Afford­able Housing Fund could also negatively affect the Green Water Treatment Plant redevelopment, as well as mixed-use projects..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Feature

'Chronicle' Betrays Constituency
"...the redevelopment of the city’s own Downtown 6- acre Green Water Treatment Plant and its retail component will “likely..."

Oct. 20, 2008 Postmarks

(Further) Beside the Point
Admiral Dunkerley ships out; anchors aweigh for the new council
"...such an entreaty – especially in light of the Green Water Treatment Plant redevelopment donnybrook – should be: What..."

June 6, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Headlines
"...formal unveiling of five proposals for redevelopment of the Green Water Treatment Plant site. See "Beside the Point," and..."

May 23, 2008 News Feature

Headlines
"...a new look for the site of the existing Green Water Treatment Plant; see below...."

May 9, 2008 News Feature

High Rises Bad!
Laura Morrison's initial ad
"...point out, that's supposedly the land in front of Green Water Treatment Plant where the three dystopian phalli are..."

April 28, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

An Uncertain Hand
A pair of wild cards in Place 3
"...to amend its vision for redevelopment of the Downtown Green Water Treatment Plant site. Kim listened to community advocates,..."

April 25, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Beside the Point
Pollen count moves up as sales-tax receipts slide
"...for the new central library, supposed centerpiece of the Green Water Treatment Plant redevelopment project Downtown. Well, as fast..."

March 28, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Beside the Point
Marc Ott takes over as city manager, and BTP sends a fond farewell
"...end, council preps requests for proposals on redeveloping the Green Water Treatment Plant Downtown (Item 54)...."

Feb. 15, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Unsolicited Opinions
The world's most confusing
"...under. This after council dry-humps the quasi-legal expansion of Green Water Treatment Plant's corpse for hours behind closed doors..."

Dec. 6, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Streetcar Desires
The Austin streetcar has a consensus – it still needs champions
"...floated at $80 million. The sale of the decommissioned Green Water Treatment Plant Downtown could yield $60 million-70 million..."

July 20, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Beside the Point
The budget circus rolls into town
"...under the "rich social" heading (how about plain-old rich?); Green Water Treatment Plant redevelopment and transportation financing under "vibrant..."

June 15, 2007 News Column by Wells Dunbar

City Council Notebook
What's council jamming out to this week?
"...Item 36: 10:30am presentation and update on the city’s Green Water Treatment Plant Decommissioning and Site Redevelopment. Item 46:..."

May 21, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The Arts District Dance
Council's vote this week on funds for streetscapes for Ballet Austin is a little bit about depleting the city's annual Great Streets fund and a lot about the creation of a performing arts district Downtown
"...could be the city's future main library on the Green Water Treatment Plant site. In this case, the Austin..."

Dec. 15, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Top 8 Reasons to Vote for a New Main Library
"...blocks of mixed-use redevelopment – to replace the outdated Green Water Treatment Plant on the shores of Town Lake..."

Nov. 3, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Point Austin: Beside the Point
What's coming up on the City Council agenda
"...to begin looking for a new location for the Green Water Treatment Plant (Item 49); and they'll undoubtedly hear..."

Aug. 19, 2005 News Column by Michael King

WTP4: Still Bitter Waters
The controversy that won't die
"...Despite her opposition to City Council's 2009 approval of Water Treatment Plant No. 4, Place 3 candidate Kathie Tovo..."

June 17, 2011 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Keeping Off the Grass
Don't be a Lance Armstrong! Quit your lawn habit with a little help from xeriscaping.
"...is dying, my answer is, 'Good!'" That's what native plant and organic gardening expert John Dromgoole, founder of the..."

Aug. 22, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Unrealized Opportunities: Ester Matthews on the Austin Climate Protection Program
Ester Matthews reflects on the progress of the ACPP
"...compile most of the information that documents what the greenhouse-gas emissions are for the departments...."

Sept. 24, 2010 News Feature

The Daily Hustle: 10/26/10
Sussing out a so-so agenda
"...Bullick Hollow road, in order to facilitate construction of Water Treatment Plant No. 4's pump station and plant...."

Oct. 26, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Top 10 Environmental Stories
Local environmental news wasn't all bad this year
"...5) WATER PLANTED With a bit of fanfare, the city officially..."

Jan. 2, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

Bond Election Cliffs Notes
General Obligation Bonds
"...lots of land acquisitions. These include buying Seaholm Power Plant from Austin Energy; adding what's left of the Knights..."

Oct. 23, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Council: Nights of White Linen
As focus shifts to budget prep, agenda goes high-speed
"...In a larger historical context, it’s worth recalling Henry Green Madison (1843-1912), appointed to Council exactly a century before..."

Aug. 8, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...report from the Office of the City Auditor regarding Water Treatment Plant No. 4's controversial site-selection in the Cortaña..."

Nov. 3, 2006 News Feature

Top 10 Environmental Stories
Drought, wildfires, and more WTP4
"...new safeguards to limit mercury pollution from coal-fired power plants. Gov. Rick Perry accused the EPA of killing Texas..."

Jan. 6, 2012 News Feature by Amy Smith

Cool City: The Leffingwell Lens
One council member's view of the Austin Climate Protection Plan
"...the U.S. The plan's initial focus is to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions from within – meaning all city facilities, vehicles,..."

Aug. 31, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Do We Need WTP4?
"...The Water Treatment Plant No. 4 controversy centers around selection of..."

Dec. 13, 2006 News Post by Wells Dunbar

WTP 4: Meryl Streep Plays Travis County?
The county tells the city to take its Cortaña plan and get bent
"...Commissioners Court voted against allowing the city to build Water Treatment Plant No. 4, on the Cortaña tract in..."

Oct. 6, 2006 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
"...generating the same controversy it once did, plans for Water Treatment Plant No. 4 are still under way at..."

March 28, 2008 News Feature

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