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Thursday, February 17, 2000 by

Rafael Quintanilla out to represent Hispanics on Austin's City Council

He brings 35 years in Austin and loads of community service Rafael Quintanilla wants to convince voters he's the best candidate to succeed Gus Garcia on the City Council and be the de facto Hispanic representative. Quintanilla's been slow and…

Wednesday, February 16, 2000 by

Randy Goss leaving city's water and wastewater utility for LCRA

Eleven years at the helm and 26 years in the industry The Lower Colorado River Authority has stolen another of Austin's top utility managers. This time it's Randy Goss, who has been director of Austin's Water and Wastewater Department since…

Tuesday, February 15, 2000 by

Bill Spelman makes it official, will depart council on June 15

Executive assistant Vassallo going to mayor's staff immediately City Council Member Bill Spelman said he needs to devote more time to his professional duties and his family Monday as he made official his decision not to seek reelection to the…

Monday, February 14, 2000 by

Bill Spelman not expected to seek reelection to City Council

Downtown developer Will Wynn expected to run for Spelman's seat After months of speculation, Council Member Bill Spelman is expected to announce this morning his decision not to run for reelection to the Austin City Council. Spelman, a professor at…

Friday, February 11, 2000 by

Austin Energy lays out strategy but does not tout entering competition

It's too soon to decide, and Legislature may tweak rules before competition starts The electric utility owned by the City of Austin is in great shape and its rates just became more competitive because a potential future competitor just raised…

Thursday, February 10, 2000 by

Rainey Street neighbors ready to decide the district's future

Overwhelming majority ready to go for high-intensity development Two competing plans are on the table for consideration by people with a stake in the redevelopment of the historic Rainey Street Neighborhood, and the door is open for other plans as…