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Anti-Lockdown Evangelist Sean Feucht Had No Permit for Saturday’s Concert on Austin Parkland
City "exploring options" to hold organizers accountable
"...Saturday’s Let Us Worship concert on the shores of Lady Bird Lake saw hundreds of overwhelmingly maskless attendees amass..."

Jan. 12, 2021 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Faster Than Sound: Music Venues React to Stage 5
New city recommendations halt shows at many venues ahead of New Year's Eve
"...Electric Lady bird, the Austin Public Library's program offering local artists..."

Jan. 8, 2021 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

As Wastewater Plants Fail, TCEQ Fails to Regulate
Local conservationists seek to boost "beneficial reuse"
"...has seen multiple times in the last year in Lady Bird Lake. "We feel that the informal enforcement actions..."

Dec. 25, 2020 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Day Trips & Beyond: December Travel Roundup
Central Texas holiday lights, digital Dealey Plaza, and more
"...in 1951. Over the next two decades he and Lady Bird expanded and modernized the ranch house overlooking the..."

Dec. 4, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips & Beyond: November Travel Roundup
Port A's Harvey recovery, Millican's pecan pie, and fall travel news
"...to germinate and grow throughout the winter months. The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center offers helpful tips to increase..."

Nov. 6, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Interactive Exhibit Fortlandia Returns to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
"...assembled for this year's Fortlandia, an interactive exhibit at Lady Bird Johnson celebrating imagination, innovation, and unconventional materials. After..."

Oct. 1, 2020 Photo Gallery

Let's Go Hide in the Delightful Designer Forts of Fortlandia
The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center brings back its fancy forts right when we need them
"...the latter this week when Fortlandia returns to the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center...."

Oct. 2, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Will the Third Time Be a Charm for an Austin Rail System?
Project Connect looks to help make connections
"...rail lines and the Downtown transit tunnel (and new Lady Bird Lake crossings) accounting for more than half of..."

Sept. 25, 2020 News Feature by Jack Craver

From Light Rail to a Downtown Tunnel: The Parts of Project Connect
Diving into the plan
"...the tunnel but likely including a new bridge across Lady Bird Lake. This route would likely involve more new..."

Sept. 25, 2020 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Proposition B: Getting Behind Active Transportation
Voters also have the chance to approve a record investment in pedestrian, bike infrastructure, and traffic safety improvements
"...projects, including a new pedestrian and bike bridge over Lady Bird Lake at Longhorn Dam; a better and safer..."

Sept. 25, 2020 News Feature by Jack Craver

Texas Book Festival 2020: The Full Line-Up
All 150 authors announced for the 25th anniversary lit celebration
"...Acevedo, Clap When You Land • Jennifer Ackerman, The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work,..."

Sept. 16, 2020 Arts Post by Robert Faires

How to Celebrate Austin Museum Day 2020
In person and virtual events abound on the city' annual free museum day
"...Visit the reservation link to reserve your spot: www.flowerhillfoundation.org/austinmuseumday. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center..."

Sept. 15, 2020 Arts Post

The Common Law
Mask up, Austin (and stop bridge jumping into Lady Bird Lake)
"...I was running Lady Bird Lake and saw a bunch of high school..."

Aug. 7, 2020 Column by Luke Ellis

Walking Waller Creek Is a Tour Through Wildlife, Wild Flora, and Wild History
Take this self-guided tour from UT's Office of Sustainability, and learn how much wildness this waterway is home to
"...15th Street that flows – well, trickles – into Lady Bird Lake. And it's only about a quarter of..."

July 31, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

What to Expect at Austin's Newly Reopened Pools
New policies, fewer pools, and how to navigate them
"...time online. And based on the shore-to-shore kayaks covering Lady Bird Lake during sunny weekends – and the overcrowding..."

June 2, 2020 News Post by Clara Ence Morse

A Rough Start to Summer for Austin’s Beloved Pools
Can we swim yet?
"...May 14. Overcrowd­ing has also been an issue on Lady Bird Lake. After a Facebook picture of an overcrowded..."

May 29, 2020 News Feature by Clara Ence Morse

Healthy Streets Program's Partial Closures Give Nondrivers Room
Share the streets
"...Eastside along Comal Street from Manor Road south to Lady Bird Lake, and the third route in this initial..."

May 29, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Great Demand, Greater Expectations for AISD
Timeline set for superintendent search
"...their first choice out of three finalists, which included Lady Bird and Barbara Beyer. The modernized Norman Elementary School..."

May 22, 2020 News Feature by Beth Sullivan

Faster Than Sound: Islands in the (Live)stream
Crossing over from 3D to the pixelated world of livestreams
"...Electric Lady Bird, the Austin Public Library's online streaming service, opens..."

May 1, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Chronicle Readers Share What They Love and Miss About Austin
Everything from restaurants to neighbors to long, stress-free walks
"...vibrancy of the city. Spring afternoons spent kayaking on Lady Bird Lake. Dinners at Pinthouse Pizza on Lamar. With..."

April 28, 2020 Chronolog Post

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...Addition­ally, the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail at Lady Bird Lake will convert to a "one-way" trail to..."

April 17, 2020 News Feature

The Common Law
COVID-19 and Austin – answering your legal questions
"...my son on our two-person kayak and paddle around Lady Bird Lake (assuming we keep an appropriate distance from..."

April 3, 2020 Column by Luke Ellis

Day Trips & Beyond: Out of Town Closures Due to COVID-19
Here are the latest updates
"...May. The announcement in effect cancels FeatherFest, a major bird-watching event planned for April 16-19, as well as more..."

March 24, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Big, Bold, and Costly: Austin’s Makes a Third Try at Rail Transit
The train is here
"...a new transit tunnel and with new crossings of Lady Bird Lake. [inset-2-right]..."

March 13, 2020 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

On Air: Election Post-Mortem, Project Connect Preview
Plus: Emily Beyda discusses her novel The Body Double
"...to serve UT and ACC Highland, new crossings of Lady Bird Lake, and more...."

March 6, 2020 News Post by Kimberley Jones

Trains! Tunnels! Billions! Austin Gets First Look at Proposed Transit Plan
Next steps: public input, May Council vote, November election
"...to serve UT and ACC Highland, new crossings of Lady Bird Lake, and more...."

March 6, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

More Money, More Options for I-35
The decades-long plan to rebuild Interstate 35 through the heart of Austin is picking up speed
"...to depress the I-35 mainlanes from Airport Boulevard to Lady Bird Lake would allow for, but do not include..."

March 6, 2020 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

SXSW Adds Glass Animals, Girlpool & Black Lips
Artist roster expands by 162 acts
"...Veteran turntablist and Beat Junkie J.Rocc stacks with top-shelf..."

Feb. 27, 2020 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Faster Than Sound: Austin Bands for Bernie
Bands turn out for Bernie Sanders, plus a dive into the SXSW rumor mill and an expanded lineup for the Austin Music Awards
"...classic tracks for Stevie Ray Vaughan and the Fabulous Thunderbirds. Austin animator Mike Judge presents, and Charlie Sexton leads..."

Feb. 28, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

SXSW Announces Free Shows on Lady Bird Lake
Selena Tribute, Margo Price & Milky Chance for the people

Feb. 26, 2020 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

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