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AR.U.004
Dates: -
Creator: Goodman, Richard, 1949-2005
Persons
  • Goodman, Richard
  • Strayhorn, Carole Keeton
  • Levy, Mike
  • Cooke, Lee
  • Himmelblau, Betty J.
  • Mullen, Ron
  • Snell, Jimmy
  • Trevino, John
  • Deuser, Larry
  • Duncan, Roger
  • Urdy, Charles
  • Wendler, Ed, Jr.
Organizations
  • South Texas Nuclear Project
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Brackenridge Hospital
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Human Relations Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Water and Wastewater Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Traffic and Transportation Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Cable Commission
  • Austin (Tex.). Environmental Board
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social conditions
  • Rainey Street (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Floods--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Electric utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Cable television--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Discrimination in housing--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Transportation--Texas--Austin
  • Gay rights--Texas--Austin
  • LGBTQ
  • Motorboat racing--Texas--Austin
  • Public works--Texas--Austin
  • Energy conservation--Texas--Austin
  • Health--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal budgets--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.W.003
Dates: -
Creator: Mather, Jean
Persons
  • Mather, Jean
  • Mather, Robert
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Planning Commission
  • Austin Tomorrow Ongoing Committee
  • South River City Citizens (Austin, Tex.)
  • Women's Environmental Coalition
  • We Care Austin
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • South Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • Cities and Towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community Development--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Societies, etc.
  • Historic buildings--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2013.004
Dates: -
Creator: Black, Sinclair
Persons
  • Black, Sinclair
  • Hofmann, Margret
  • Friedman, Jeff
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Office of Bicentennial Affairs
  • Coalition of Austin Neighborhoods
  • Environmental Conservatory of Austin and Central Texas
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • MoPac Boulevard
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Shoal Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Waller Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Conservation of natural resources--Texas--Austin
  • Rivers--Texas--Austin
  • Roads--Texas--Austin
  • Creeks
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2005.015
Dates: -
Creator: Goodman, Jackie
Persons
  • Goodman, Jackie
  • Garcia, Gustavo L.
  • Olivares, Jesus
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin Music Network
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin Community Television
  • Austin Aqua Festival
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Public Works
  • Austin (Tex.). Traffic and Transportation Department
  • Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Bull Creek (Tex.)
  • East Austin (Austin, Tex.)
  • Holly Power Plant (Austin, Tex.)
  • Seaholm Power Plant
Subjects
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • City council members--Texas--Austin
  • Airports--Texas--Austin
  • Annexation (Municipal government)--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental policy--Texas
  • Gentrification--Texas--Austin
  • Immigrants--Texas--Austin
  • Power-plants--Remodeling for other use
  • Public utilities--Texas--Austin
  • Ordinances, Municipal--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Political activity
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality management--Texas
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.2000.014
Dates: -
Creator: Dawson Neighborhood Association and Planning Team
Persons
  • Dodson, Donald
  • Garvey, Jerome
  • Haun, David
  • Heil, Robert
  • Smoot, Kelly
  • Karczewski, Sue
  • Medlin, Cynthia
  • Nehme, Eileen
Organizations
  • Dawson Neighborhood Association
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Fire Department
  • Austin Neighborhoods Council
  • Austin (Tex.). Police Department
  • Chestnut Neighborhood Association
  • City of Austin
  • East Cesar Chavez Neighborhood Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Social life and customs
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Alpine Road (Austin, Tex.)
  • Ben White Boulevard (Austin, Tex.)
  • Dawson Neighborhood (Austin, Tex.)
  • East Bouldin Creek and Watershed (Austin, Tex.)
  • Congress Avenue S. (Austin, Tex.)
  • Williamson Creek and Watershed (Austin, Tex.)
  • Bouldin Creek (Austin, Tex.)
  • South Austin (Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Community development--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Road drainage--Texas--Austin
  • Homelessness--Texas--Austin
  • Neighborhood government--Texas--Austin
  • Highway planning--Environmental aspects--Texas
  • Neighborhoods--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Austin Metropolitan Trails Council Records

AR.1997.020
Creator: Austin Metropolitan Trails Council
Persons
Organizations
  • Austin Metropolitan Trails Council
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Walnut Creek (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • Ecology--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site

Louise Epstein and James Cooley Papers

AR.1995.006
Dates: -
Creator: Epstein, Louise
Persons
  • Epstein, Louise
  • Cooley, James
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Save Our Springs Alliance
  • Balcones Canyonlands Conservation Plan (Tex.)
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Travis County
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental protection--Texas--Austin
  • Springs--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal officials and employees--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1995.007
Dates: -
Creator: Zilker Park Posse
Persons
  • Moore, Connie
Organizations
  • Zilker Park Posse
  • Save Barton Creek Association
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Barton Creek (Tex.)
  • Barton Springs (Tex.)
  • Edwards Aquifer (Tex.)
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Cities and towns--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Environmental policy--Texas--Austin
  • Water quality--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1994.109
Dates: -
Creator: WE Care Austin
Persons
  • Arnold, Mary
  • Fath, Shudde
  • Frost, Susan Toomey
  • Mather, Jean
  • Wisser, Eva
Organizations
  • Women's Environmental Coalition
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
Subjects
  • Cities and towns--Texas--Austin--Growth
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Ecology--Texas--Societies, etc.
  • Nonprofit organizations--Texas--Austin
  • Women--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site
AR.1993.001
Dates: -
Creator: Crenshaw, Roberta
Persons
  • Dickson, Roberta
  • Crenshaw, Roberta
  • Nichols, Dick
  • Akin, Harry
  • Long, Emma Jackson
  • Wilson, Jim Amos
  • Sheffield, Beverly S.
  • Palmer, Lester
  • Taniguchi, Alan Y.
  • Williams, William T. (William Thomas), Jr.
  • Shanks, Louis F.
  • St. John, Ed
  • Mathias, Vic
Organizations
  • Austin (Tex.). Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Austin (Tex.). Parks and Recreation Board
  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • Austin (Tex.). City Council
  • Conservation Foundation
Places
  • Austin (Tex.)--Environmental conditions
  • Austin (Tex.)--Politics and government
  • Town Lake (Austin, Tex.)
  • Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail (Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
  • City planning--Texas--Austin
  • Parks--Texas--Austin
  • Municipal government--Texas--Austin
  • Executive advisory bodies--Texas--Austin
  • Zoning--Texas--Austin
  • Urban beautification--Texas--Austin
  • Women civic leaders--Texas--Austin
Format
  • Photographic materials
  • Text materials
Access: Available on-site