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Tuesday, November 28, 2000 by

Vignette looking for money, may

Ask to postpone zoning case Software maker reportedly seeking $25 million Vignette may ask the City Council to wait a week or two before considering zoning changes for downtown property on which the company wants to build. David Armbrust of…

Monday, November 27, 2000 by

LCRA poised to begin massive

Environmental research project Plan is to model entire Colorado River Basin The Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) has started work on a plan to create a model of the entire Colorado River Basin. The model will be designed so the…

Wednesday, November 22, 2000 by

Council members stake out

Stratus, Mueller positions Current term sheet inadequate Mayor Kirk Watson announced Tuesday that he does not support the current term sheet for settling matters between the City of Austin and Stratus Properties. Watson released a memo suggesting that those who…

Tuesday, November 21, 2000 by

New species of salamander

Discovered at Barton Springs Austin Blind Salamander A new species of blind salamander has been discovered at Barton Springs, according to David Hillis, director of the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin. Hillis said the…

Monday, November 20, 2000 by

Commission gives Hilton Convention Hotel

Variance so trucks may turn in street Several city policies seem to conflict The city should consider revising its policy requiring downtown buildings to provide on-site space for large trucks to maneuver, according to Planning Commissioner Ben Heimsath. Heimsath and…

Friday, November 17, 2000 by

Rainey Street poised to

Make historic changes Developer sets deadline for contracts To the casual observer, Rainey Street is a collection of dilapidated homes with sagging roofs and a few small, well-kept homes on the southern edge of downtown. To historian Amy Dase, Rainey…