Search

1-30 of 1,000 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
Texas Department of Transportation to Eliminate Traffic Deaths by 2050?
Texas envisions safer roads
"...The Texas Department of Transportation will work toward a goal of..."

June 7, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

United States Department of the Interior
Fish and Wildlife Service,
"...Mr. Dan Pearson Executive Director Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission P.O. Box 13087 Austin, Texas..."

Dec. 13, 1996 News Feature

United States Department of the Inteiior
U.s. Geological Survey
"...Austin. Texas 78754-3898..."

Dec. 13, 1996 News Feature

Need to Take a Serious Look at Alternative Forms of Transportation
"...Dear Editor, We live in an automobile culture. Texas is home to two of the largest oil companies’..."

July 15, 2008 Postmarks

Three Days of What?
Sen. Watson breaks down the parts of Gov. Perry's special session call
"...bills for the remaining agencies: Two, authorize the release of the first $2 billion of a $5 billion Texas..."

June 27, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Public Notice: Clowns to the Left of Us, Jokers to the Right
The overwhelming hubris and audacity of Uber continues
"...Returning to a few of my favorite topics today: the overwhelming hubris and audacity..."

June 10, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Sunset: End Texas Youth Commission
Legislative committee votes narrowly to combine juvenile probation and prison systems
"...The Texas Youth Commission has inched closer to being dissolved tonight..."

Jan. 15, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Family & Kids' Activities in the Time of Coronavirus
Get creative and cure cabin fever
"...Spring break is extended, many of us are working from home, and you’re probably looking..."

March 16, 2020 Chron Events Post by Katherine McNevins

The Four Horsemen of the Deficit
Examining the new House committees on state spending
"...that will tackle the operations, demands, and tax base of the state of Texas...."

Jan. 13, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Unleashing the Fundraising Power of 'Inframan'
Drafthouse screening Hong Kong sci-fi classic for Stephen Romano
"...this that make me feel normal in the middle of all this crap."..."

June 25, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Senators Trounce Transportation Officials
Politicos field tough questions during three-hour grilling
"...Officials from the Texas Department of Transportation fielded tough questions..."

Feb. 15, 2008 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Transportation: Spinning in Place
Thinking local on transpo taxes
"...The transportation committees in both houses just got rolling, so nothing..."

March 4, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Transportation Funding Friction
Toll-road frustration leads to blow up in House Transportation Committee meeting
"...have been a gold star day at the House Transportation Committee, one that would finally put the Texas Department..."

Feb. 16, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Transportation
TxDOT's Continuing Troubles
"...Watson, D-Austin, keeps trying to get people to notice, Texas runs out of cash for new transportation projects in..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Precinct 3: Ye Olde Transportation Debate Takes Spotlight
Two candidates diverge on roads and growth in Western Travis County
"...have been led to believe – possibly by one of his own infamous fits of anger – Gerald Daugherty..."

Oct. 24, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

As The Transportation Policy Turns, Latest Episode
The great Central Texas toll roads drama continues to unfold
"...The Texas Department of Transportation could not get the Capital Area..."

June 16, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Planning a Compact City in the Midst of Urban Sprawl
"...decades, Austin environmentalists have fought two major battles in transportation planning: trying to halt construction of freeways that pave..."

Dec. 22, 1995 News Feature

Transportation
"...Toll-Road Turmoil: Of all of the policy proposals that Gov. Rick Perry..."

May 11, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Sen. Carona Sees End of the Road ... Money
Are taxes the only solution to Texas' transportation problems? One Republican thinks so.
"...Last week, along the shores of Town Lake, Capitol birdwatchers spotted an extremely rare and..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

King of the Roads
"...When you think of Austin's most important roads and highways, which ones come..."

April 9, 1999 News Feature

John Anderson's Top 10 Photos of 2019
"...John Anderson explains the story behind his favorite shot of the year: “The City’s Austin’s efforts to deal with..."

Dec. 19, 2019 Photo Gallery

Election Notes: Notes at the End of the Road
Just a few more days of this deluge
"...Finance Reports" online for a full breakdown. – Chase Hoffberger..."

Nov. 4, 2016 News Feature

Transportation and Land Use: Immobilized
Pouring concrete at the Lege is not as easy as it looks.
"...state has been trying for years to shove more of its road-building duties onto the cities and counties. This..."

April 11, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Rise of the Bikes
Austin pedaling hard toward mobility improvements
"...input on the recently initiated update to the city of Austin Bicycle Master Plan, project manager Annick Beaudet told..."

April 18, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Dawson: Birth of a Neighborhood
Lightsey Road, Between Congress and First
"...year-old Dawson Neighborhood Association (DNA) could be the subject of a lot of differ- ent stories. But for now,..."

July 14, 1995 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Austinites Without Homes Find Themselves Pushed Out of Sight
Turns out those with and without shelter both want to be safe
"...The Cleanup Begins: Crews with the Texas Department of Transportation and the city of Austin began..."

Nov. 8, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Then There's This: The Road of Many Sagas
As SH 45 revs up (again), group sues for commissioner's emails
"...least that's what the commissioner and the county attorney's office would have us believe. But the Save Our Springs..."

Nov. 29, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

How DPS's Occupation of a Border Town May Have Crippled Its Economy
Rio Grande City sees a marked decline in sales and tourism
"...Are Texas state troopers damaging the economy of a small town..."

Oct. 6, 2017 News Feature by Debbie Nathan

The Bridges of Travis (and Bexar, and Harris, and …) Counties
Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst puts pressure on TX-DoT over bridge maintenance.
"...be joining the calls to check on the state of Texas bridges. In a letter to Ric Williamson, chair..."

Aug. 9, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The Laws of the Land
Hatfield and McCoy Drama Unfolds Over Aquifer
"...Bill Couch, manager of Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District, is try to fend..."

April 24, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10     NEXT    34 »
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

New recipes and food news delivered Mondays

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle