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Monday, April 9, 2001 by

Kitchen bill aims to give Community

Court more options for repeat offenders Downtown property owners support bill Freshman lawmaker Rep. Ann Kitchen (D-Austin) is asking the state to add treatment and assessment options for repeat drug paraphernalia offenders to aid Austin’s Community Court to more successfully…

Friday, April 6, 2001 by

Slusher, Griffith at odds over

Fiscal notes for Council items Council approves new hurdle for agenda items Council Members Daryl Slusher and Beverly Griffith sparred politely once again Thursday. This time the disagreement was over requiring Council Members to put a pricetag on items before…

Thursday, April 5, 2001 by

Hyde Park Baptist sues city in federal

Court under new Religious Land Use Act Church seeks injunction to allow garage construction The Hyde Park Baptist Church (HPBC) yesterday filed suit in federal court against the City of Austin, alleging violations of the U.S. and Texas Constitutions, a…

Wednesday, April 4, 2001 by

Green declares development

District legislation dead Representative says he hopes for regional cooperation on new version Rep. Rick Green said Tuesday that he considers his bill to create a Hays County development district on Gary Bradley’s property to be dead as a result…

Tuesday, April 3, 2001 by

Community needs Hospital

District, says Watson Minorities lag behind in health care A new report from the Community Action Network (CAN) shows Travis County minority population lagging behind in health care. The study, titled “Prescription for Wellness,” calls for increased funding for community-based…

Monday, April 2, 2001 by

Reverend Marvin Griffin

Pastor, Ebenezer Baptist Church By David Ansel Reverend Marvin Griffin, Ph.D., has led the Ebenezer Baptist Church on East 10th Street since 1969. He was born in Wichita, Kansas in 1923 and his family moved to Dallas in 1930. His…