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Takeover of Walnut Creek Trail Section for Self-Driving Cars Halted
Walnut Creek vs TxDOT
"...and a site for some final pieces of the Walnut Creek urban trails system – as a test road..."

April 21, 2023 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Shoal Creek Trail on Track
Conservancy releases draft plan for public comment
"...The Shoal Creek Conservancy recently released the draft of the "Shoal Creek..."

July 13, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Grove at Shoal Creek Inches Forward
Council to finally consider contentious zoning case
"...the families in several West Austin neighborhoods, the Bull Creek Annex – what they call the 75-acre tract of..."

Sept. 23, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Seven Decades and One Wall Apart: Finding Friendship on Either Side of a Bouldin Creek Duplex
Two women at different stages of life keep company during a pandemic
"..."He was digging in there, too. He buried a walnut! I saw it." I listen and pat her hand...."

July 16, 2021 Arts Feature by Ali Montag

Day Trips
The Southern Walnut Creek Hike and Bike Trail
"...Southern Walnut Creek Hike and Bike Trail is a nice little..."

Aug. 29, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

When a Hard Rain Falls
Flood Plain Residents See Ray of Hope in Prop. 3
"...Ike Williams stand in a dry area of Walnet Creek, which is targeted for flood control improvements under Prop.3..."

April 10, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Talking Trash
A huge garbage dump in northeast Travis County causes a stink with its neighbors.
"...familiar rotten egg odor that often fills her comfortable Walnut Place home. Neither has her neighbor, Joyce Thoresen, or..."

May 17, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Trail Projects Coming Up Roses?
New hike-and-bike trail on the horizon
"...pedal projects are coming together: the South and North Walnut Creek Trails, a proposed Austin-to-Manor Trail, and – after..."

June 4, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Hitting the Trails
City Trails Vision Provokes Suburban Wrath
"...than 400 miles of new hike- and-bike trails along creeks throughout Travis, Hays, and Williamson Counties. City dwellers could..."

Nov. 15, 1996 News Feature

Austin’s Least-Loved Landfill May Be Poised to Grow Again
The other ACL: The Austin Community Landfill
"...fall of 2018, neighbors in Col­on­ial Place, Chimney Hills, Walnut Place, Pioneer Crossing East, and other neighborhoods in the..."

Jan. 18, 2019 News Feature by Lindsay Stafford Mader

Nathaniel and Li'l Nate
The two lives and untimely death of Nathaniel Sanders II
"...Mercedes station wagon in the parking lot of the Walnut Creek apartments on Springdale Road near Manor Road. According..."

May 29, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
"...• The controversial Crossing at Bouldin Creek case appeared before the Planning Commission this week, where..."

March 2, 2007 News Feature

"Smart Growth" Bond Proposals:
"...Prop. 1 (Conv. Center/Waller Creek): Yes..."

May 1, 1998 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

"Smart Growth" Bond Proposals:
"...Prop. 1 (Conv. Center/Waller Creek): Yes..."

April 24, 1998 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

Bond Election Cliffs Notes
General Obligation Bonds
"...include (again going clockwise) improvements at Scofield and Quail Creek Parks; a rec center on E. Rundberg Lane; a..."

Oct. 23, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Joy of Bicycling in Austin
A one-person sociological study of springtime biking where every ride is his favorite
"...uncharted trail ride that heads south out of Onion Creek Metropolitan Park and into the passed-over wilds of deep..."

April 21, 2023 Arts Feature by Kevin Curtin

Implementing the Mobility Bond and Corridor Construction Program, if You Can Wait for It
Going to take a long, long time
"...Northeast Drive, and on Manor Road from Reicher to Walnut Hills, for $604,000. The only completed bike project is..."

June 8, 2018 News Feature by Jack Craver

Naked City
"...plan last Monday to reduce overcrowding at Linder and Walnut Creek elementary schools. The plan will shrink the attendance..."

Feb. 22, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...a quandary over how to handle the erosion along Walnut Creek in houses that back up to the creek..."

May 13, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Branch by Branch
CARVER (3.0 stars)
"...LITTLE WALNUT CREEK (3.5 stars) 835 W. Rundberg Ln., just west..."

Sept. 20, 1996 News Feature

COVID Hospitalizations Are on the Rise Again in Central Texas
Find out where to get vaccinated right now, free of charge
"...Little Walnut Creek Library (APH) • Time: 2 p.m. to 6..."

July 15, 2021 News Post by Kimberley Jones

The Past, Present, and Future of Waller and Shoal Creeks
Finally doing right by Austin's waterways
"...a Friday evening, the penultimate night of the Waller Creek Conservancy's annual Creek Show public art event, and the..."

Nov. 30, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Roaming the Corridors
" pavement. Expect reconstructed bridges at Highway 183 and Walnut Creek. Staff is also considering nine new hybrid beacons..."

June 8, 2018 News Feature

As Austin Grows, So Does the Risk of Flood
Forget the 100-year storms. City flooding happens all the time, often right in your backyard.
" 34.25.) Less rain means drier soil, which makes creeks less able to handle torrential downpour. In the context..."

April 21, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Austin Trails: New and Proposed
"...1. Boggy Creek. This 2.6-mile trail would link the Downs-Mabson baseball field..."

Nov. 15, 1996 News Feature

Questions Remain After Officer-Involved Shootings
Three APD officers placed on leave after police-involved shootings
"...first occurred Sunday morning, shortly after 1am, at the Walnut Creek Apartments on Springdale Road, near Manor Road. Officers..."

May 29, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Ten Seconds to Death
What we know – so far – about the police shooting of Nathaniel Sanders II
"...on May 11, in the parking lot of the Walnut Creek apartments on Springdale Road in East Austin. Sanders..."

Aug. 14, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Elementary School Shuffle
"...a plan Monday to reduce overcrowding at Linder and Walnut Creek elementary schools. The plan will shrink the attendance..."

Feb. 14, 2008 News Post by Michael May

Our readers talk back.
"...week after reading last week's story on the Shoal Creek bike corridor ["Bikes on a Road to Nowhere?," May..."

June 13, 2003 Column

The General Obligation Bond Package
"...Pease Restroom $150 150 Playgrounds $3,200 2,200 1,000 Quail Creek Park Expansion $70 70 Scofield Park $75 75 West..."

Aug. 14, 1998 News Feature

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