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Tom Petty, Charli XCX, and Demi Lovato Headline SXSW Film 2021 List
Festival drops complete lineup, with 2020 titles getting their shot
"...Camaron Engels, Francesca Noel, RJ Cyler, Diego Tinoco, Russell Hornsby, Siddiq Saunderson (Texas Premiere)..."

Feb. 10, 2021 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Stay the COVID Course
Six months in, focus remains on Latinx health
"...communities where COVID-19 is more prevalent, such as Manor, Hornsby Bend, and Del Valle – will get a kit..."

Sept. 11, 2020 News Feature by Margaret Nicklas

COVID-19 Poised to Hit Hardest in the Eastern Crescent
Officials worry virus will disproportionately impact people of color in Austin, following national trend
"...that had been closed to conserve medical resources – Hornsby Bend, Del Valle, Manor, and Community First! Village. CUC..."

April 17, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

New Health Clinic Opens to Serve Travis County’s “Eastern Crescent”
CommUnityCare brings care closer to thousands at Hornsby Bend site

March 13, 2020 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

New Health Clinic Opens to Serve Travis County's "Eastern Crescent"
CommUnityCare brings care closer to thousands at Hornsby Bend site
"...patch of land right off FM 969, next to Hornsby Bend's fire and EMS station, CommUnityCare and Central Health..."

March 9, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

A Banana Peel, a Diaper, and a Plastic Bag Walk Into Austin's Composting Program
How can a whole city compost, is it working, and can we reach zero waste by 2040?
"...to Organics "By Gosh", a privately owned facility in Hornsby Bend, east of Austin, that repurposes the scraps into..."

Feb. 21, 2020 Food Feature by Lina Fisher

Public Notice: A Map of 21st Century Racism
"...60 Years of Birding at Hornsby Bend: Travis Audubon and Austin Water celebrate 60 years..."

Nov. 22, 2019 News Column by Nick Barbaro

$291 Million Plan to Provide Health Care for Travis County Residents
Central Health's budget to serve nearly 200,000 residents
"...the five-acre site in the Austin's Colony community in Hornsby Bend, which the district acquired over the summer...."

Sept. 6, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Making Patients – and Sendero – Whole
Central Health aims for quality care and better finances for nonprofit health plan
"...priority areas in Travis County's "Eastern Cres­cent," specifically Austin's Colony/Hornsby Bend, Colony Park, and Del Valle (Kellam Road/Creedmoor). The..."

Dec. 28, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Top 10 Environmental Stories
We've only got one planet
"...compost more city sewage sludge into Dillo Dirt at Hornsby Bend ran smack into a corporate and Council dispute..."

Dec. 30, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

The Grove Gets Final Approval
With one PUD approved, attention turns to Austin Oaks
"...a proposed contract to manage biosolids at Austin Water's Hornsby Bend plant was withdrawn, and Council directed staff to..."

Dec. 23, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Council: From Kitty Hawk to Hornsby Bend
The Grove, Oaks, and Austin Water in between
"...for management of compost and biosolids produced at the Hornsby Bend plant – backstage disputes among potential contractors have..."

Dec. 16, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Headlines
"...there's "biosolids" ... See "Council: From Kitty Hawk to Hornsby Bend," Dec. 15...."

Dec. 16, 2016 News Feature

Public Notice (Condensed Edition)
No last-minute presents for ARG, BCRC?
"...of the year (see "Council: From Kitty Hawk to Hornsby Bend," Dec. 15). Let's all start up again in..."

Dec. 16, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Council: Feelin’ Grove-y
All PUDs all the time at City Hall
"...removal contracts (Items 22 and 23) for Austin Water's Hornsby Bend plant return to the agenda; and once again..."

Oct. 21, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Council: Save the Coyotes!
A morning on wild, wild life, an afternoon on workers’ rights
"...the proposed contracts for biosolids management at Austin Water’s Hornsby Bend facility...."

Oct. 10, 2016 News Post by Michael King

Council: Coyotes, Garages, and Manure
Old zoning cases never die; they just reincarnate as amendments
"...Synagro of Texas to manage "biosolids" at Austin Water's Hornsby Bend plant. Item 26 returns to that knee-deep discussion,..."

Oct. 7, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Council: Next Stop, ACL Fest
Even the Dais Denizens have to take a break every once in a while
"...qualified provider) for processing biosolids originating at Austin Water's Hornsby Bend facility. Council had questions about this one when..."

Sept. 30, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

City Council: How Big Is Just Right?
Council moves forward on Mobility Bond, “Smart Corridors”
"...to this week); two contracts concerning biosolids management at Hornsby Bend (discussed at some length in malodorous detail, and..."

Aug. 15, 2016 News Post by Michael King

City Council Preview: Juggling Act to Include Budget, Transportation Bond
Council agenda occupied by a handful of pressing subjects
"...Related contracts concerning management and reuse of biosolids (at Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant) and composting materials ($20 million..."

Aug. 12, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

What a Concept!
Still no Grove PUD, but plenty more shit for Council to shovel
"...Related contracts concerning management and reuse of biosolids (at Hornsby Bend Management Plant) and composting materials ($20 million in..."

Aug. 10, 2016 News Post by Michael King

No More Pencils, No More Books ...
With this Council's predilection for drawing things out, it's anyone's guess as to whether summer break will start on time
"...hay-and-pecan revenue-producing contract with a farmer on Austin Water's Hornsby Bend property, used, among other things, to manufacture Dillo..."

June 26, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

So Nice They’re Doing It Thrice
Council to carry over postponed items to Tuesday, Thursday
"...hay and pecans on Austin Water’s property at the Hornsby Bend treatment plant east of town – a couple..."

June 22, 2015 News Post by Michael King

Climbing Mount Compost
Austin's next big zero-waste project is feeding nature's recycling program
"...or lawn and leaf bags, and composts them at Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant. Switching to the green bin..."

April 24, 2015 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Council: Of Public Power and Inside Chess
Council takes up the MACC, TXI, etc.
"...The long-disputed TXI gravel mine at Hornsby Bend arrives at the dais via Item 71, an..."

Oct. 12, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

City Chews on Food Scraps
Garbage disposals vs. composting
"...into the City's wastewater system, land-applied or composted at Hornsby Bend, and re-processed into Dillo Dirt is a better..."

Nov. 4, 2011 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, June 2-8
"...a boat or BYOB.) 8am. Center for Environmental Research, Hornsby Bend, 2210 FM 973 S. cgmorris@flash.net...."

June 3, 2011 News Feature

Top 10 Local Stories
Terrorism strikes a little too close to home
"...voted to permit a Texas Industries aggregate mine at Hornsby Bend, citing the lack of county land use authority..."

Jan. 7, 2011 News Feature by Michael King

City Hall Hustle: Anywhere but Here
Austin altruism in danger of homelessness once again
"...just northeast of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and near the Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant...."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Unrealized Opportunities: Ester Matthews on the Austin Climate Protection Program
Ester Matthews reflects on the progress of the ACPP
"...projects. And they have the [biosolids] digester out at Hornsby Bend that we are finally getting hooked up to..."

Sept. 24, 2010 News Feature

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