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Proposed Changes in The Citizens Bond Advisory Committee Spending Plan
"...Citizens Committee Griffith Plan Slusher Plan Changes Slusher Plan Changes Public..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Column

TAASA Unveils First-Ever Survivor Advisory Board
Panel offers chance to shape Texas policies on sexual violence
"...With the formation of the state’s first Survivor Advisory Board, the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault is giving..."

Dec. 8, 2020 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Citizens' Committee Shuffles AISD Bonds
A recap of the plans so far
"...and technology. On Jan. 10, the 2008 Citizens' Bond Advisory Committee added items to its list of projects for..."

Jan. 18, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

CAMPO Committee Nominates Three for Cap Met Board
Fernandez, Langmore, and Martinez likely for transit agency slots
"...The CAMPO nominations committee today recommended that community activist Frank Fernandez, transportation and..."

Oct. 30, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Animal Advisory Commission Endorses APA! Takeover of Town Lake Animal Center
APA! is losing its lease on a Manchaca space in May
"...The Animal Advisory Commission held a special-called meeting Monday night, March 5,..."

March 9, 2012 News Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Committee Versus Commission
Public Safety Chairmen Rossmo and Zimmerman trade invitations
"...voiced his displeasure with the City Council's Public Safety Committee, specifically its chairman, Council Member Don Zimmerman. "I wanted..."

June 12, 2015 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Council Reconsiders Committee Structure
"We can make the process more efficient and effective”
"...the ongoing conversation along the dais concerning Coun­cil's own committees. Several members have grown increasingly impatient with the committee..."

Jan. 20, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Committee Punts on 64 Rainey Street
City Council will likely take up the Rainey Street project debate in early August
"...Com­mit­tee. On June 24, after lengthy public testimony, the committee (chaired by District 7 Council Member Leslie Pool) declined..."

July 10, 2015 News Feature by Michael King

Public Notice: Government by Committee
Council committees get up to speed
" City Council's busiest period of the month for committee meetings: Austin Energy is this Thursday, a prelude to..."

April 24, 2015 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Schieffer's House
Ranking Texas Democratic Reps come out for gubernatorial candidate
"...currently serves as co-chair of the House Democratic Campaign Committee: Democratic Caucus Chair Jessica Farrar, D-Houston; Democratic Caucus Leader..."

Aug. 26, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

AISD’s FABulous Facility Plan
The Facilities and Bond Planning Advisory Committee has a few recommendations to consider
"...round of recommendations from the Facilities and Bond Planning Advisory Commit­tee instead proposing a new initiative to help underenrolled..."

March 31, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

More Ike Cancellations
Democrats cancel Two-Step discussion in Houston
"...Due to Hurricane Ike, Friday's scheduled meeting of the Advisory Committee on the Texas Democratic Party Convention/Caucus System in..."

Sept. 10, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Celia Israel Campaign Kicks Off “LGBTQ Austinites for Celia”
Mayoral candidate launches new LGBTQ advisory committee
"...Caucus Celia Israel launched her “LGBTQ Austinites for Celia” advisory committee. Its purpose will center on mobilizing queer Austinites..."

June 29, 2022 Qmmunity Post by James Scott

What Should Happen Along Waller Creek?
Public Planning Workshop May 13
"...(see details below) sponsored by the Waller Creek Citizen Advisory Committee offers interested Austinites a chance to share thoughts..."

May 12, 2009 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Celia Israel Makes "Exploratory" Move Toward 2022 Mayor's Race
State rep not seeking a fifth term in Texas House
"...that someone Wednesday morning, Sept. 22, announcing her “exploratory committee” of community leaders poised to back her in the..."

Sept. 22, 2021 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

McCracken Hits the Campaign Circuit
Mayor Pro Tem announces run at solar panel plant, but Leffingwell supporters still wax sunny
"...(and politically) costly special election – today announced a committee to "draft" Leffingwell into the race. “Draft Lee Leffingwell..."

Dec. 8, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Funding Texas' Parks and Wildlife: No Walk Through the Park
Parks may finally get more funding, but advocates are wary of shifting some assets to the Texas Historical Commission
" Kerrville Republican and House Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Committee Chair Harvey Hilderbran, later fused together to the chagrin..."

May 8, 2007 News Post by Daniel Mottola

Perry's Vaccination Order Raises Questions
Perry Orders HPV Vaccine
"...Nelson, who chairs the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, asked Perry to rescind his executive order so legislators..."

Feb. 5, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

The B&C List
"...Bird Lake, Lake Austin boat dock variances Solid Waste Advisory Commission..."

Jan. 30, 2009 News Feature

Boards & Commissions
"...NEWLY APPOINTED MEMBERNOMINATING CITY COUNCIL MEMBER 2006 Bond Oversight Committee Moses GarciaBill Spelman African American Resource Advisory Commission Dr...."

Aug. 7, 2009 News Feature

Calling All Citizens
The Comprehensive Plan and the waterfront need engaged Austinites
"...Already on a fast track: selection of a Citizens Advisory Committee. Some council offices are compiling short lists of..."

July 31, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

A New Plan for Austin ISD?
School board elections tee up calls for change – and rebuilding broken trust
"...of whom served on the Facilities and Bond Planning Advisory Committee – Caballero as one of its tri-chairs –..."

Oct. 16, 2020 News Feature by Clara Ence Morse

What the Task Force Wrought
Austin ISD's facilities review became a panic drill of cuts, closings, and contradictions
"...had previously interviewed him about joining a different district committee so, he said, "My name is in one of..."

May 27, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Gimme (Animal) Shelter
Swirling city politics, site selection, and – oh yes – animal welfare
"...member (and recently deposed chair) of the city's Animal Advisory Commis-sion, says the com­mis­sion was prevented from even putting..."

Aug. 24, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Ready to Bond
AISD Tries to Ease Overcrowding
"...of work and study, a 19-member, board-appointed, citizens' bond advisory committee issued a report in June, in which some..."

Sept. 8, 1995 News Feature

AISD Scrambles for Another Bond Election
Volunteer Citizens' 2008 Bond Advisory Committee considering proposed projects, mostly driven by essential repairs, swelling student numbers, and changing curriculum requirements
"...Since October, the 21-member volunteer Citizens' 2008 Bond Advisory Committee has been considering proposed projects, mostly driven by..."

Nov. 30, 2007 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Schools, Sprawl, and Citizenship
Vote begins on $520 million school bond package
" commission an independent wage study, overseen by a committee including labor representatives. Local labor groups now endorse the..."

Aug. 27, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Naked City
A proposed bond package to lengthen roads draws support from business lobbyists but opposition from environmentalists and local Democrats.
"...have worked on the majority of a citizens bond advisory committee, which apparently took its cue from the influential..."

Aug. 17, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...not look good. At this week's citizens Bond Election Advisory Committee, members were lukewarm to the idea of including..."

Nov. 11, 2005 News Feature

You Don't Need Money, Just a Little Bit a Month...
1996 AISD Bond Election
" south of the Colorado River. A citizens' bond advisory committee report had only recommended nine new schools. But..."

Feb. 23, 1996 News Feature by Roseana Auten

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