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Pondering the Props
The ballot language of the proposed charter amendments, with Chronicle translations
"...via petition by the ACLU, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Save Our Springs Alliance, and other groups, although it has..."

March 24, 2006 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...• Attorneys for the city of Austin and the Save Our Springs Alliance were to square off in District..."

March 24, 2006 News Feature

Stratus Busted for Runoff Pollution at Future AMD Site
Activists say early problems foretell future of construction over aquifer
"...Pollution of the Barton Springs watershed has already occurred due to development on..."

Jan. 27, 2006 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Dreaming of Buffalo
Prairie preservationists want to turn Austin's eyes – and energies – eastward
"...as .01% remains. After extensive searching, the Native Prairies Association of Texas, a land trust and advocacy group, has..."

Dec. 23, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Back to the Trenches
AMD tightens its hold on Lantana – and the enviro opposition digs in
"...Simply put, AMD's plan to lay stakes in the Barton Springs watershed has reignited an old, ugly development fight,..."

Dec. 16, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Cons and Pros
"...Council, Clean Water Action, Liveable City, Austin Sierra Club, Save Barton Creek Association, Save Our Springs Alliance, Texas Public..."

Dec. 16, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
"...site is controversial because of its location in the Barton Springs watershed; opponents say there's still time to convince..."

Dec. 9, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...With the contract now complete, many speculate that Austin Association of Professional Firefighters President Mike Martinez will focus his..."

Nov. 25, 2005 News Feature

Naked City
Enviros question whether employees would really drive fewer miles to new campus
"...to move to a new corporate campus in the Barton Springs watershed, environmentalists are still peeved, and still raising..."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...here five years ago from a house across from Barton Springs to escape the madness that emboldens that neighborhood..."

July 1, 2005 Column

AMD Not Budging Under Pressure to Reconsider Move
Enviro groups, public officials still pitching an eastern option
"...long-standing tradition that major employers not locate in the Barton Creek watershed, it should offer more than mere explanation...."

June 3, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...the National Register of Historic Places. The Teachers State Association of Texas Building at 1191 Navasota, the George Washington..."

May 13, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...to a new campus on Southwest Parkway in the Barton Springs Watershed ["AMD and the Edwards Aquifer," News, April..."

May 6, 2005 Column

More Needs To Be Done
"...to a new campus on Southwest Parkway in the Barton Springs Watershed [“AMD and the Edwards Aquifer,” News, April..."

May 4, 2005 Postmarks

Delay of Game
Seaholm, Block 21 challenge the Downtown Domino theory
"...may remember, owns a lot of land in the Barton Springs zone that many in City Hall, and many..."

April 8, 2005 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...rights for a chunk of land Stratus owns along Barton Creek. Stratus is one of the companies that has..."

April 1, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
"...for Place 3; however, one ACLC member, the Austin Association of Professional Firefighters, broke from the group to endorse..."

Feb. 18, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...still going great guns on the banks of Little Barton Creek). The other project, on a tree-cleared barren spread..."

Dec. 31, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...failed to prevent polluted runoff from spilling into Little Barton Creek. Acting on a complaint and a videotape of..."

Nov. 26, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...to boycott Lowe's Home Centers Inc., according to the Save Our Springs Alliance, which is leading the effort to..."

Nov. 12, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...The plaintiffs, including the city of Sunset Valley, the Save Our Springs Alliance, and the Save Barton Creek Association,..."

Sept. 10, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Lowe's Gets More Complex
The retailer wants the county to be a co-defendant in its SOS lawsuit
"...over the aquifer that doesn't comply with the city's Save Our Springs Ordinance. Under SOS, such a development would..."

Sept. 3, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Labor Backs AISD Bonds
District, unions reach agreement on prevailing-wage issue
"...Meanwhile, board members of the Save Barton Creek Association decided to take no position on..."

Aug. 20, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Lowe's Loses, Once More
The retail giant's now 0-for-4 at the Travis Co. Courthouse
"...Lowe's request to raise the bond amount that the Save Our Springs Alliance and the Save Barton Creek Association..."

Aug. 20, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...The Save Our Springs Alliance and Save Barton Creek Association have..."

Aug. 13, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
"...this, but at press time, Paul Ellis – environmentalist, Barton Springs lover, and chairman of Austin Business College –..."

Aug. 6, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...The Save Our Springs Alliance and BudaCAN (Community Action Network) have..."

July 30, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Lowe's Loses Again
The Brodie Lane big-box project remains shut down until a September trial
"...Council's approval of the Lowe's project probably violated the Save Our Springs Ordinance. In a July 2 ruling, Jenkins..."

July 9, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...On June 21, the board of the Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District voted to lift the "drought..."

July 2, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Woes for Lowe's
The big-bad big box gets stuffed – twice – in court
"...construction on Brodie Lane should comply with the city's Save Our Springs Ordinance...."

June 25, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

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