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'All Systems Go!' ... Very, Very Slowly
Cap Metro proposes a rail plan that is much less than meets the eye
"...but signs are already appearing – at least among urban-core constituents – that the agency may have set its..."

Aug. 20, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
The taxi co-op's bid for a franchise comes at "the worst possible time."
"...city staff. Instead, though, the City Council adopted the Urban Transportation Commission's recommendation to not issue new permits while..."

Nov. 28, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Seven of Five
Brewster McCracken, Margot Clarke lead the pack in a crowded open-seat City Council race
"...as a member (for five years) of the city Urban Transportation Commission. "There is only so much you can..."

April 18, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...Last week the city's Urban Transportation Commission refused to endorse the $4.2 million Lance..."

Feb. 28, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

More Sidewalks for Cyclists?
"...This week's meeting of the city-appointed Urban Transportation Commission included three proposals from the Bicycle-Pedestrian Subcommittee,..."

March 22, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...the proposed Residential Permit Parking Program (RPP). The city's Urban Transportation Commission wants to hear from people who participated..."

July 11, 1997 News Feature

It's Not That Complicated

Dec. 4, 2010 Postmarks

Cap Metro to Suburbanites: Get Off the Bus
Transit agency could pull the plug on northwest express routes
"...the train – fits the longtime narrative of former Urban Transportation Commission member Mike Dahmus, a persistent critic of..."

Aug. 27, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Video: Flying Over the Bike Boulevard (With David Byrne!)
City of Austin video shows future Rio Grande/Nueces project
"...been wending its way through the city's boards and commissions process, and is due before the Urban Transportation Commission..."

May 4, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

City Council Condemns Taxi Drivers to Lousy Deal
"...red. A Yellow Cab owner disclosed at a recent Urban Transportation Commission meeting that he paid $5 million –..."

April 29, 2010 Postmarks

The Daily Hustle: 4/23/10
Taxi crash at council
"...per the direction of a cab-related subcommittee of the Urban Transportation Commission, had recommended the franchises for the city's..."

April 23, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

City Counseling: Sprinting to a Compromise
Council and joggers 'give a little bit' on street closures
"...Wynn's reign); these disputes would be addressed by the Urban Transportation Commission. Also, council okayed "stationary events" along Cesar..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Commuter Rail on Track for Test Runs
MetroRail to make tracks through Austin neighborhood
"...freight-rail track between Leander and Downtown. At last week's Urban Transportation Commission, community involvement coordinator John-Michael Cortez discussed the..."

Nov. 23, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Building a Transit System That Is Doomed to Failure

July 19, 2007 Postmarks

Taxi Talk
Belabored creation of new taxi franchise continues this week as matter comes before council for possible first approval
"...following the Friday deadline in November. Regardless, when the Urban Transportation Commission issued its recommendation in January, it selected..."

April 6, 2007 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Taxi Drivers Redux – We've Got a Winner
Lone Star Cab Company is your new taxi company
"...the edge going in, with the recommendation of the Urban Transportation Commission. Sheryl Cole made a motion to award..."

April 5, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Beside the Point
Green Water's move to Guerrero Park will officially die today.
"...which charges passengers and drivers more, a monopoly. The Urban Transportation Commission apparently agreed, recommending the transfer of permits..."

April 28, 2006 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Clarifying Opposition to Capital Metro Plan
"...have to beat all the odds and prove that suburbanites really do enjoy transferring to shuttle-buses as part of..."

Oct. 29, 2004 Postmarks

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Urban Transportation Commission..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Column

Approach Commuter Rail Cautiously

Aug. 5, 2004 Postmarks

Welcome to Will's World
So many items, so little time
"...create the Lone Star co-op. City staff and the Urban Transportation Commission have both recommended against Lone Star's franchise..."

July 25, 2003 News Feature

Down to the Wire
Election Wrap-up
"...center-right voters and bike-and-ped advocates he's championed on the Urban Transportation Commission and thinks that crossover appeal could nudge..."

May 2, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Endorsements
The Chronicle endorsements
"...the mayor. Carl Tepper, a member of the city's Urban Transportation Commission, is also formidable. The most pleasant surprise..."

May 2, 2003 News Feature

Naked City
Getting Crowded in Place 5
"...Carl Tepper is an outspoken member of the city Urban Transportation Commission and a neighborhood-planning advocate. Longtime progressive activist..."

March 7, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Austin Stories
"...heliport system? Don't bet on it: The former County Commissioner didn't become known as the "the Road Warrior" for..."

Aug. 23, 2002 News Feature

Slusher vs. Bunch
Point/Counterpoint:
"...analysis of the deal is severely flawed. The city's Urban Transportation Commission has rejected these estimates. The staff analysis..."

July 19, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
"...acquisition, according to Larry Anderson, chairman of the city's Urban Transportation Commission, which signed off on the proposal April..."

April 28, 1995 News Feature

The Road to 10-1 ... Is Getting Crowded [Updated May 12]
As May money season opens, candidates blossom
"...Andrew Bucknall Occupation: mediator; property manager Experience: city commissioner (urban transportation, urban renewal); health and human services administrator;..."

May 2, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Here Come the Transporters
In the endless Central Texas transportation wars, the lions and the lambs look for ways to make peace
"...of town, two different community meetings on two different transportation plans. Which are really parts of the same plan...."

June 4, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Big City Blues
Although it has three of the 10 largest cities in the United States, Texas is still largely a state of home-rule cities. A brief look at the prospects for a real urban policy in Texas.
"...the last 25 years can attest. But now, the urban boom -- and Texas' post-bust renaissance has been almost..."

Jan. 12, 2001 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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