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Linda Watson Hired as New Cap Met CEO
Opinions on the incoming transit chief
"...chosen,” said board chair and Austin Mayor Pro Tem Mike Martinez...."

June 17, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Naked City
"...war between City Manager Toby Futrell and Council Member Mike Martinez. See "Beside the Point."..."

Sept. 14, 2007 News Feature

Council: Call Me a (Lone Star) Cab!
Hailing 'unique' business model, City Council chooses city's newest taxi franchise
"...Lone Star by a single point, but Council Member Mike Martinez, who led the 4-3 vote, felt Lone Star's..."

April 13, 2007 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

The Odds on Mayor Adler’s $720 Million Mobility Bond
Is the plan just daring enough to work?
"...campaign is Adler's 2014 mayoral opponent, former Council Member Mike Martinez, who has been making the rounds of various..."

Oct. 28, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

All the Elections That Fit
And all's well that (sort of) ends ...
"...it is also in doubt, as Steve Adler and Mike Martinez head to a mayoral run-off likely to sharpen..."

Nov. 7, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

HD 50: Circular Dem Firing Squad
Rifts deepen among candidates
"...likely fall by default to the only Republican candidate, Mike VanDeWalle.)..."

Nov. 1, 2013 News Feature by Christopher Hooks

Transit Strike Looming?
Union President Wyatt: "It will happen sometime this week"
"...Earlier, Cap Metro board chair and City Council Member Mike Martinez said that the problem exists in part because..."

Nov. 14, 2012 News Post by Michael King

Sixth Sense
Neighbors, business owners, and the city are all searching for the future of East Sixth Street
"...Council Member Mike Martinez, a former firefighter, watched the change. "Having worked..."

Feb. 24, 2012 News Feature by Mike Kanin

Scaling the Pyramid
City moves to reprioritize social service programs in the new year
"...at times conflicting opinions from Shade, Laura Morrison, and Mike Martinez...."

Oct. 15, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Politics Gift Guide
News staff suggestions for the wonks and smartasses on your list
"...complete with these action figures: Brewster "Golden Boy" McCracken, Mike "You've Got Mail" Levy, and Carole "Keeton" Stray­horn. (Lee..."

Dec. 19, 2008 News Feature

Point Austin: One Last Chance
Council moves to resume firefighter negotiations
"...I asked former CM (and former AFA president) Mike Martinez what had changed since last May, when he..."

Feb. 6, 2015 News Column by Michael King

Not So Funny: APD Officers Caught Making Rape Jokes
Last week wasn't so great for APD
"...solicit official responses from City Council Members Chris Riley, Mike Martinez, and Sheryl Cole, all of whom slammed the..."

Nov. 7, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

10-1 Ticker... Election updates!
Forum drama abounds
"...The Mike Martinez for Mayor campaign continues to pound opponent Steve..."

Oct. 3, 2014 News Feature by the News Staff

Public Notice: No Way to Run a City
Why is Council drafting ordinances on the dais after midnight?
"..."labor wing" of the council – Lee Leffing­well and Mike Martinez – showed signs of balking at the rush..."

Oct. 3, 2014 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Council: Take the Steam Train
Can the city and Uber and Lyft come to an understanding?
"...fanfare by Council Member Chris Riley, co-sponsored by CM Mike Martinez and Mayor Pro Tem Sheryl Cole. The ordinance,..."

Sept. 26, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

"Magistration Center" for APD?
Plan could save money, sidestep S-Comm immigration holds
"...but members responded favorably. Council Member (and mayoral candidate) Mike Martinez suggested potential funding that would avoid a tax..."

Sept. 5, 2014 News Feature by Tony Cantú

Point Austin: ... And Two Steps Back
Firefighters fulfill threat to contest DOJ decree
"...of Austin, I find myself agreeing with Council Member Mike Mar­tin­ez. As I wrote last month ("Fixing What Ain't..."

July 4, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Council Endorses EPA Emissions Rule
Supporters hope to set precedent for Texas
"...The resolution, sponsored by City Council Member Mike Martinez and co-sponsored by CMs Kathie Tovo and Laura..."

June 27, 2014 News Feature by Lizzie Jespersen

Council: They Just Might Dance All Night
34 member-sponsored items clog agenda
"...• Item 73: a resolution (Tovo, Mike Mar­tin­ez) to reduce the im- pact of Austin Energy "demand..."

June 27, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Then There's This: Split Views on ADUs
'Granny flats' measure breaks from the CodeNext pack
"...Riley and co-sponsored by Council member and mayoral candidate Mike Martinez, seeks to relax existing "regulatory barriers" for homeowners..."

June 20, 2014 News Column by Amy Smith

Playback: SXSW Survey a Snooze
City's post-SXSW survey succumbs to poor planning
"...Called for by Council Member Mike Martinez and authored by the city's Music Office, the..."

June 6, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Council: About Those Tax Bills ...
Vested rights returns to agenda
"...triple-sponsored by Council Members Kathie Tovo, Laura Mor­ri­son, and Mike Martinez. Mayor Pro Tem Sheryl Cole has a few..."

June 6, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Four for Mayor
Early campaign features a lawyer, a Council member, a rancher, and a mechanic
"...campaigning: eminent domain attorney Steve Adler, incumbent Council Member Mike Martinez, rancher/musician Todd Phelps, and Air Force veteran and..."

May 30, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Randall Stephens: 'I Can Handle the Job'
"...things that are out on YouTube. Mr. [Council Member Mike] Martinez spoke at the state house [at the Capitol,..."

May 30, 2014 News Feature

Council: From Dollars to Chemtrails
CMs hunker down during budget – and campaign – season
"...members – Mayor Pro Tem Sheryl Cole, and CMs Mike Martinez, Kathie Tovo, and Chris Riley – already engaged..."

May 30, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Council: Fire, Flood, and Men on Horseback
Contentious issues fill this week's slate
"...Also among Council resolutions is Mike Martinez's proposal to find additional money to fund buyouts..."

May 16, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Mayoral Candidates
"...Mike Martinez Occupation: City Council member (since 2006) Experience: longtime..."

May 2, 2014 News Feature

All Aboard the Soccer Train!
Major League Soccer and urban rail take city by storm
"...for mayor – attorney Stephen Adler and Council Member Mike Martinez – were quick to endorse the concept of..."

March 28, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Point Austin: Spending the 'Surplus'
If there's money left over, you're doing something wrong
"...will be followed by another. Council members, especially soon-to-declare-for-mayor Mike Martinez, responded that spending the "surplus" last summer (primarily..."

March 21, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Rivalry Revs Up for Pct. 2
Three Dems vie to replace Sarah Eckhardt
"...as well. There's Mayor Lee Leffingwell and Council Mem­ber Mike Martinez – whose support for Jung may have something..."

Dec. 20, 2013 News Feature by Christopher Hooks

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