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Monday, February 5, 2001 by

APA Chief expresses concern

That Griffith will oppose contract Council Member says she has taken no position Sources inside City Hall are telling Sgt. Mike Sheffield, president of the Austin Police Association, (APA) that his organization has solid support among six City Council Members…

Friday, February 2, 2001 by

Council approves conceptual

Plan for Predock City Hall Griffith seeking an additional review, votes no There was a moment of levity during lead architect Antoine Predock’s presentation of the City Hall design when he turned to Austin City Council and said, “I’ve never…

Thursday, February 1, 2001 by

Wentworth tells RECA about

Thankless task of redistricting Wants citizens, not legislators, to do job Sen. Jeff Wentworth considers it a bit ironic that he’s been charged with the task of redistricting, a process he’s consistently tried to dismantle for most of the last…

Wednesday, January 31, 2001 by

Planning Commission likes

St Michael's plan for PUD Variances granted in spirit of ordinances Planners of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church won a positive recommendation from the Planning Commission last night on changes to their PUD (Planned Unit Development) on Loop 360. The original…

Tuesday, January 30, 2001 by

LCRA Directors give unanimous

Approval for San Antonio water deal Deal includes $200 million for Colorado River Basin improvements The Lower Colorado River Authority’s multi-million dollar “sell water to save water” deal with the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) won tentative approval from the…

Monday, January 29, 2001 by

Slusher, Bunch battle

Over strategy on Stratus Sharp disagreement between friends By Doug McLeod Is it a personal feud, a fundamental rift or just a war of words among Austin’s environmental leaders? Council Member Daryl Slusher and Bill Bunch, executive director of the…