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Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...based on total units, not square feet – over Mike Martinez's heated objections to the developer-friendly concession. By contrast,..."

June 27, 2008 News Feature

Beside the Point: Riptide!
Fast-moving development deal on deck
"...Why, I remember those fresh-faced froshes Sheryl Cole and Mike Martinez weighing in on the decades-long controversy of Water..."

May 30, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Place 1: A Clear Victory for Leffingwell
Meeker's anti-Wal-Mart cred fails to bring in the votes
"...of his second-term priorities, while his closest council ally, Mike Martinez, celebrated nearby. "I'm going to be focused a..."

May 16, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Crashing the Green Water Treatment Plant Proposal Party
"...the developer proposals. However, Andrew Moore of Council Member Mike Martinez's office said Tuesday that no public meetings are..."

May 16, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Place 3: Kim Goes Attack-Dog
Girl fights are all the rage
"...campaigns of Betty Dunkerley, Will Wynn, Sheryl Cole, and Mike Martinez. A Kim mailer with a ghoulish shadow image..."

May 9, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

New Leffingwell Ad
If you're friends with Lee, then you're friends with … Mike Martinez, apparently.
"...That opening tight-shot on Mike Martinez is a little too close for comfort, no?..."

May 6, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Developing Stories: Council holds line on TODs and affordable housing
Council holds line on TODs and affordable housing
"...sponsored by Brewster McCracken. Co-spon­soring the first two was Mike Martinez; with McCracken off the dais last Thurs­day, the..."

May 2, 2008 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Beside the Point
It's nickel-and-dime time at City Hall
"...of profanity from a gridlocked hizzoner – hopefully), plus Mike Martinez's now-gutted ordinance banning mobile billboards, but steering clear..."

April 25, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Long Shadow of Wal-Mart
Place 1 candidates differ on development, environment
"...work with the citizens," Meeker later told the Chron­icle. "Mike Martinez and Lee Leffingwell put out a 60-day moratorium..."

April 25, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Beside the Point
Council OKs permanent housing for homeless you need a car to access
"...Sponsored by City Council members Mike Martinez and Sheryl Cole, as well as Mayor Will..."

April 11, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Dem Convention: Turning Texas blue
Travis County Dems have the spirit, yes they do!
"...visitor from City Hall. Council member and Obama supporter Mike Martinez was working the floor. District attorney candidate Mindy..."

April 4, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Is the City Council Changing the Rules?
"...Texas is by attrition. This ordinance change, initiated by Mike Martinez and Betty Dunkerley, is to give incentive to..."

April 2, 2008 Postmarks

Walker Steps Down as Cap Metro Board Chair
After 11 years, says time for "someone else" to take on "exciting challenges"
"...Council Member Jamie Allen, Mayor John Cowman, Council Member Mike Martinez, and Council Member Brewster McCracken. I also want..."

March 31, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Beside the Point
If you can't arrest the homeless, let 'em eat surveys
"...Last week, BTP incorrectly reported that Mike Martinez abstained from voting on Sheryl Cole's Feb. 28..."

March 14, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Good News for Austin's Companion Animals
"...Thursday. Co-sponsored by City Council Members Jennifer Kim and Mike Martinez, this ordinance is good news for Austin’s companion..."

March 6, 2008 Postmarks

The Obama Party
The scene there last night.
"...9:30pm was that inseparable city hall duo, council members Mike Martinez and Lee Leffingwell. Each had voted at his..."

March 5, 2008 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Why Doggett Picked Obama
Austin's congressional superdelegate explains why he's pledging Obama, and what he could mean in state-level races.
"...Homer Thornberry Judicial Building, with the increasingly ubiquitous Clr. Mike Martinez grinning broadly off to one side, the Democrat..."

Feb. 20, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

More Austin Politicos Choose Sides on President
The mayor sides with Obama, three state reps choose Clinton
"...Obamamania. State Rep. Mark Strama and City Council Member Mike Martinez have also been on Obama's side for some..."

Feb. 15, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Beside the Point
Marc Ott takes over as city manager, and BTP sends a fond farewell
"...horizon include movement on single-member districts, with SMD advocate Mike Martinez calling for a Feb. 28 presentation on recommendations..."

Feb. 15, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Naked City
"...right to strike. On Jan. 22, City Council Member Mike Martinez wrote his fellow Capital Metro board members to..."

Feb. 15, 2008 News Feature

Top 10 Developing Stories
Lessons Learned
"...for tall towers on the shoreline. Council (led by Mike Martinez) listened, got out in front, and vocally opposed..."

Jan. 4, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Top 10 Developing Stories
Lessons Learned
"...for tall towers on the shoreline. Council (led by Mike Martinez) listened, got out in front, and vocally opposed..."

Jan. 4, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Beside The Point
Solicitation Ordinance changes/expansions off the table, at least for now
"...certain; with Mayor Will Wynn ready to move on, Mike Martinez countered, "If we're going to engage in a..."

Dec. 14, 2007 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Happenings
Nov. 30-Dec. 5
"...METROPOLITAN BREAKFAST CLUB City Council Member Mike Martinez presents: Is Now the Time for Single-Member Districts?..."

Nov. 30, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
"...campaign. The initiative, from Council Members Betty Dunkerley and Mike Martinez, is twofold: By stepping up collection of a..."

Nov. 16, 2007 News Feature

Party Like a Barack Star
From City Council to the White House
"...Mike Martinez wants you to vote Obama in '08: The..."

Nov. 15, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Stopping Debate Before It Starts
McCracken, Cole want to preclude chance of debate on changes to City Attorney's office.
"...Notebook post below, it should be noted Item 65 ("Mike Martinez and Lee Leffingwell's motion calling for an election..."

Nov. 7, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

City Council Notebook
Agenda highlights (?) for the Thurs., Nov. 8 City Council meeting.
"...Revitalization Authority. Will the sparks finally fly? Item 65: Mike Martinez and Lee Leffingwell's motion calling for an election..."

Nov. 7, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Beside the Point
Disneyland has its civic virtues
"...made the trek west, along with Brewster McCracken and Mike Martinez...."

Nov. 2, 2007 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Return of 'Open Government Online'
Council takes steps towards greater online transparency.
"...Betty Dunkerley, along with Council Members Lee Leffingwell and Mike Martinez, will announce a major overhaul of the City..."

Oct. 31, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

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