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Point Austin: 'Free' Is Much Too Expensive
Donald Shoup on the high cost of free parking
"...The city needs to charge more for Down­town parking...."

April 6, 2012 News Column by Michael King

Council: Get Your Motors Running
Instrumental Incentives, Rainey Street, and more …
"...moving houses from Rainey Street, and just how much parking should be mandated Downtown...."

March 6, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Tie-Died: Rock 'n Roll's Most Deadicated Fans
"...phenomenon. The virtual villages that form in the stadium parking lots along the Dead tour are composed of tens..."

Sept. 22, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Public Notice: Slouching Toward CodeCRONK
City manager gives Council a multiple-choice quiz for the land development code redo
"...and "further reducing site development standards [such as] minimum parking requirements, limits on floor-to-area ratio, and modified compatibility standards."..."

March 22, 2019 News Column by Nick Barbaro

What Land Use Code Do We Need to Build the City We Want?
Planning a way forward after CodeNEXT
"...that limit heights around single-family homes, and reduced on-site parking requirements – and to do this in conjunction with..."

April 12, 2019 News Feature by the News Staff

Hotel Project Sparks Downtown Skirmish
A proposed hotel complex at Eighth and Congress has had a particularly dramatic saga en route to Council
"...at Council, plans for the hotel include no on-site parking. Kahn argues that parking is easy to come by..."

Jan. 18, 2013 News Feature by Elizabeth Pagano

Council: Get Your Motors Running
National Instruments incentives, Rainey Street, and more ...
"...moving houses from Rainey Street, and just how much parking should be mandated Downtown...."

March 8, 2013 News Feature by Michael King

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...Jodhi May, Sophie Thursfield. While driving out of the parking lot after seeing Nancy Meckler's p rovocatively disturbing debut..."

Sept. 29, 1995 News Feature

Postmarks
"...Regarding the brouhaha over the dearth of parking in the University of Texas area, "Tight Squeeze at..."

Sept. 4, 1998 Column

Film
Film Reviews
"...phenomenon. The virtual villages that form in the stadium parking lots along the Dead tour are composed of tens..."

Sept. 22, 1995 News Feature

Council Notes: Know What's Below
The Council's early agenda is likely to raise a little sand
"...discussion. Similarly, on Feb. 28, Council repealed current Downtown parking and loading minimums, but on first reading only –..."

March 15, 2013 News Feature by Michael King

Public Notice – CodeNEXT: The Halftime Score?
If you view the code rewrite simply as a struggle between the urbanists and the preservationists, it's fair to ask, who's winning?
"...is an overwhelmingly one-sided win for the urbanists. The parking reductions that appeared for the first time in draft..."

July 6, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Postmarks
"...council has committed to paying off the City's new parking meters quickly so that excess revenue generated from the..."

Oct. 30, 1998 Column

Endorsements
Travis County Bond Election
"...as they can in 46 other states. The commercial minimums in the bill enabling this amendment would be set..."

Nov. 4, 2005 News Feature

Endorsements
No on everything. Double no on Proposition 2.
"...as they can in 46 other states. The commercial minimums in the bill enabling this amendment would be set..."

Oct. 21, 2005 News Feature

Jesus Gonna Be Here
Johnny Toxic
"...arriving anywhere interesting, the panel failed to leave the parking lot. Blame the moderator (for giving the panelists so..."

March 26, 1999 Music Feature

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