Tag Archives: District 5

Thursday, December 27, 2018 by Jack Craver

Ann Kitchen focused on ‘fixing people’s problems’

City Council Member Ann Kitchen is the first member of the 10-1 Council to win re-election unopposed.“I was surprised,” Kitchen said of her lack of opponent in this year’s election. “But I was certainly happy about that. I’m pleased that…

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 by Elizabeth Pagano

In 2017, Kitchen worked on the big issues

For Council Member Ann Kitchen, 2017 was a year of progress. In an interview with the Austin Monitor, she highlighted some of the ongoing work her office has done over the past year that deals with some of the city’s…

Thursday, December 29, 2016 by Jack Craver

Kitchen hopes for longer budget process, shorter meetings in 2017

After two years in office, City Council Member Ann Kitchen, who represents District 5’s long stretch of South Austin, is happy with what she has accomplished for her district and the city but says that Council could stand to improve…

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 by Audrey McGlinchy

Could District 5 be without representation for six months?

Although local political action committee Austin4All turned in a petition to recall City Council Member Ann Kitchen to the city clerk’s office Friday, petitions to recall Council members are far from common. So it’s fair to say that the rules…

Friday, February 19, 2016 by Caleb Pritchard

Austin4All turns in petition to recall Ann Kitchen

Long awaited light has finally beamed in on the operations of the political action committee known as Austin4All. The Austin Monitor swung by the Office of the City Clerk on Friday afternoon and found the PAC’s co-directors, Rachel Kania and…

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 by Tyler Whitson

Kitchen reflects on past year, looks forward to next

City Council Member Ann Kitchen has a long list of what she considers to be the first 10-1 Council’s achievements in its first year, but she also has ambitious plans for what she hopes the body will accomplish next year.Kitchen,…

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 by Tyler Whitson

Kitchen says Council meeting reform is top priority

Though District 5 City Council Member-elect Ann Kitchen ranks affordability, transportation and growth management as her top citywide issues this year, she believes that the new Council should start by streamlining its legislative process.“My first priority is to change how…

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