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Monday, August 28, 2000 by

City Council approves zoning

For Chestnut Neighborhood plan The City Council last week approved on first reading a Neighborhood Plan Combining District for the Chestnut Neighborhood of East Austin. The area is bounded on the north by Martin Luther King Boulevard, on the east…

Friday, August 25, 2000 by

City Council starts negotiations

The City Council voted Thursday to begin the public portion of negotiating with the owners of the 4,200-acre Steiner Ranch to settle a lawsuit in much the same way that the city settled disputes with Gary Bradley. City Attorney Andy…

Thursday, August 24, 2000 by

City Council set for final arguments

City Council Members met once again Wednesday to sing from different hymnals on the subject of what bond propositions to put before the voters in November. If you read Tuesday’s edition of In Fact Daily, rest assured that you missed…

Wednesday, August 23, 2000 by

Dallas Mayor says rejecting Light

Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk barely touched on Light Rail during his luncheon presentation before Real Estate Council of Austin on Tuesday. That is, right up until Light Rail opponent Gerald Daugherty stood up and asked if Kirk felt it wise…

Tuesday, August 22, 2000 by

City Council approves only

Mayor Pro Tem Jackie Goodman gave Mayor Kirk Watson the fifth vote he needed Monday to put $150 million in road bonds on the November ballot. Goodman also provided the even more important fourth vote for Council Member Daryl Slusher’…

Monday, August 21, 2000 by

City Council under pressure to add

The pressure on Mayor Pro Tem Jackie Goodman to vote for a bond package that garnered only three votes at last week’s City Council meeting has been intense. Bill Bunch, executive director of the Save Our Springs Alliance (SOSA), sent…