Author: Kate Harrington

TOD Activity Heats Up in Leander

More than a decade ago, when work on Capital Metro’s Red Line commuter train line began, planning work also started on what was intended to […]

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Merck to Start Out at Dell Medical School

Merck & Co. made headlines in March with the announcement that it would build an IT hub in Austin, bringing hundreds of jobs. Now news […]

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Capital Metro Board Approves Major System Overhaul

Capital Metro is making one of the biggest overhauls ever undertaken on its bus system, to go into effect next June. The changes will affect […]

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Major Mode Shift Proposed for Guadalupe Corridor

The Austin Transportation Department released its recommendations on Dec. 5 for the one-mile section of Guadalupe Street that runs through the University of Texas campus, […]

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New Central Library Opens Its Doors

After four years of construction, Austin’s new Central Library at 710 Cesar Chavez Street opened its doors to the public on Oct. 28. The 200,000 […]

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Alan Graham Seeks to Expand Community First Village

Austin businesses and organizations are throwing their support behind a development – but this isn’t a mixed-use tower or Class A office building. The development […]

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Capital Express Plan Proposes Drastic I-35 Changes

On October 30, TxDOT officials along with State Sen. Kirk Watson announced a sweeping new plan for a 33-mile stretch of the I-35 corridor that […]

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Developer Sues AISD Over Alamo Drafthouse Bid

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is hoping to move its headquarters to one of the properties that the Austin Independent School District is selling or leasing, but […]

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Threadgill’s WHQ Closing, Leaving Valuable Land up for Redevelopment

A new, valuable piece of land is about to open up in Austin’s bustling 78704. The site of Threadgill’s World Headquarters, located at 301 West […]

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Moody’s: Austin is No. 1 for Amazon’s HQ2

With Amazon’s announcement that it will be selecting a U.S. city for its HQ2, speculation about which city is widespread. But when Moody’s Analytics made […]

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