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Friday, January 14, 2000 by

Computer Science Corp.'s plans for minority contracting criticized

MWBE firms feeling frozen out of construction of two office buildings What was supposed to have been a straightforward discussion of a Managed Growth Agreement (MGA) for Computer Sciences Corp. (CSC) last night turned into more than an hour of…

Thursday, January 13, 2000 by

300 West Sixth office tower gets thumbs up from Downtown Commission

420,000-square-foot structure to rise 22 stories A new 420,000-square-foot office building called 300 West Sixth was unveiled last night before the City of Austin's Downtown Commission. Jeffrey Pace, managing director of CarrAmerica Realty Corp. in Austin, displayed an artist's rendering…

Wednesday, January 12, 2000 by

North Lamar zoning presents quandary for Planning Commission

Single-family vs. apartment argument dominates discussion The Planning Commission last night could not reach an agreement on the request of the Grace Christian Center of Austin to change the zoning on about 17 acres land at 12007 North Lamar from…

Tuesday, January 11, 2000 by

Massive turnout criticizes Longhorn Pipeline’s Environmental Assessment

An environmental cause can still bring out hordes of citizens in Austin, and last night's gathering may have been the biggest in recent Austin history, far outstripping the number who attended the infamous all-night hearing over the Barton Creek Planned…

Monday, January 10, 2000 by

LCRA warns of drastic consequences from gasoline leak into water supplies

Pipeline opponents hoping for even bigger crowd at tonight's public hearing The Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) has written a letter urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to require replacement pipe for additional portions of the Longhorn Partners Pipeline…