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Naked City
F&W on EPA and Barton Springs, portable toilets for Sixth Street flushed, job vacancies at the Sheriff's office & lack of education at Barton Springs
"...F&W to EPA: Save Springs!..."

July 27, 2001 News Feature by Michael King

Trench Warfare
Federal judge rules for LCRA on the Dripping Springs pipeline project, but the SOS lawsuit proceeds
"...Storage Tank on the outskirts of Austin to Dripping Springs, the biggest town in northern Hays County. Four feet..."

May 11, 2001 News Feature by Rob Curran

Page Two
The Statesman coverage of Barton Springs pollution is a peculiar version indeed.
"...the height of the battle for the Save Our Springs Ordinance, the Chronicle published a joke cover that read,..."

Jan. 24, 2003 Column by Michael King

Outdoors & Recreation
"...Best SnorkelingBarton Springs Pool..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...for bicyclists. Something has got to change." -- E.C.B. Springs Cleaning..."

Oct. 16, 1998 News Feature

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...week at a hearing on proposed rule changes at Barton Springs Pool. The adjectives were varied: "Outrageous," "ludicrous," and..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Feature

Invasion of the Water Snatchers
Pittsburgh Utility Snapping Up Area Companies
"...also purchased a water well drilling company in Dripping Springs. While some observers welcome the entry of the utility..."

April 3, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from around Austin and beyond.
"...contain and distribute the very chemicals suspected of threatening Barton Springs. Sunset Valley Mayor Terry Cowan and Village of..."

Sept. 19, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Day Trips
Texas has many spring-fed pools to keep you cool despite the heat
"...Spring-fed pools lower the body temperature like no air conditioner can...."

July 15, 2011 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, April 22-29
"...BARTON SPRINGS POOL CLEANING Sign up for a shift at..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature

The Sweet Science
"...I attended a meeting of winter swimmers at Barton Springs Pool on Sunday, January 31. Some very invasive..."

Feb. 5, 1999 Column

Dead Salamanders
Salamanders Dying as Endangered Debate Continues
"...A dozen dead salamanders were found in the Eliza Springs outlet at Barton Springs last Friday -- the largest..."

Dec. 13, 1996 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Fun in the Sun: Outdoor Activities in Austin
Where to hike, bike, and wade into cool water
"...biking or hiking around, and then wading in, the Barton Creek Greenbelt (3755 Capital of TX Hwy. S.). You..."

Aug. 25, 2017 Features Feature by Ashley Moreno

Sara Hensley Turns Over a New Leaf
The new PARD director has big ideas – to realize them, she'll have to raise big bucks
"...the U.S. (after three previous nominations). In 2006, the pools program received a NRPA Excellence in Aquatics Award. PARD..."

July 24, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Salon of the West
They may not notice us every time we go to Barton Springs -- after all, they are thinking, passionate men, deep in conversation. But we sure notice them: the men at Philosophers' Rock. Who are they? And why does Austin owe them such a debt of gratitude?
"...that took place on one particular rock at the Barton Springs Pool. In the statue, which sits outside the..."

July 4, 2003 Books Feature by Steve Moore

Our Little Town
Travis Heights Arrives
"...Lamar Boulevard), the subdivisions themselves disappeared - except for Barton Heights, core of today's Zilker neighborhood...."

Dec. 4, 1998 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Grassy Knoll Syndrome?
"...Are local developers trying to close Barton Springs Pool? The following letters, obtained under the Freedom..."

June 12, 1998 News Feature

Point Austin: Clean Is as Clean Does
Austin's success against sealants starts a trend
"...the sediments of the lake as well as nearby Barton Springs Pool, but the source was initially uncertain...."

June 20, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Cowboys & Critters
Take Back Texas' Marshall Kuykendall Says It's Simply a Choice Between...
"...and cheaper to build in the birds' habitat. The Barton Springs Salamander's fate was put off after property-rights interests..."

Jan. 26, 1996 News Feature by Audrey Duff

People Don't Realize They Are Doing Damage
"...into the water at any of Austin’s public swimming pools? That’s right! Anyone who wants to soak and rinse..."

July 28, 2008 Postmarks

Letter to Isaac
"...Lunch is as significant and important to Austin as Barton Springs. Save the Lunch. Viva Liberty Lunch and Wagon..."

Feb. 19, 1999 Column

Top 10 Environmental Stories
Save Our Springs' anniversary, Al Armendariz's move, and the bag ban
"...overwhelming approval of an ordinance limiting development over the Barton Springs segment of the Edwards Aqui­fer. The year also..."

Jan. 4, 2013 News Feature by Amy Smith

Swimming Holes With Nearby Watering Holes
Embrace the endless summer with water therapy and post-swim drinks
"...few more weekends with the kids at the community pool, but it’s the beginning of the end of those..."

Aug. 29, 2018 Food Post by Emily Beyda

Master Plan Provides for the Next Generation
"...Smith has an opinion about the grounds improvements at Barton Springs Pool [“Then There's This: Pool Plan Panned and..."

Sept. 3, 2012 Postmarks

Gay Place: Another Splash Bash
Stick a toe into this week's pool of events!
"'s time for another Queer Swim, this time at Barton Springs Pool (Saturday, June 16). And if this one..."

June 15, 2012 Column by Kate X Messer

Be Our Guest
Local attractions wish to welcome Hurricane Ike evacuees with deep discounts.
"...Peter Pan Mini-Golf 1207 Barton Springs Road, 512/472-1033 Peter Pan Mini Golf, a bring-your-own-beverage..."

Sept. 18, 2008 Emergency Post by Kate X Messer

The Signs of Degradation
Key findings from the Fish & Wildlife Report on Barton Springs
"...Fish & Wildlife's findings on construction activity in the Barton Springs watershed and the health of Barton Springs. The..."

Aug. 3, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Puzzled by Oppel
"...Dripping Springs..."

Aug. 27, 1999 Column

False Accusations
"...28). The letter falsely accuses both the management of Barton Springs and the City of Austin Aquatics Department of..."

March 21, 1997 Column

Environmental Concerns About Cravey
"...record as an environmental activist (most recently on the Barton Springs Master Plan), and would undoubtedly be a stalwart..."

April 27, 2008 Postmarks

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