Families in the River Place neighborhood are going head-to-head with Austin Water. They claim their bills are skyrocketing. Austin Water took over billing for about 1,000 homes in in October. As our Jeff Stensland explains, their protest has city leaders digging deep to defend the rates.
02/26/2015 10:39 AM
Central Presbyterian Church has permanently installed a bronze sculpture of a man sleeping on a park bench. Canadian artist Timothy Schmalz created the sculpture titled “Homeless Jesus.” The congregation hopes the statue reminds people that every human being is sacred. 02/26/2015 05:50 PM
Last summer, a once quiet section of the San Marcos River became a destination for tubing, parties and even a music festival. As Russell Wilde tells us, lawmakers are mulling some changes that could help police the rowdy crowds. 02/26/2015 10:58 AM
Abortion rights groups are taking their fight to the state Capitol once again. This time, they're trying to roll back what they call some of the most restrictive policies affecting reproductive health care in Texas. It's part of a multi-year campaign called Trust, Respect, Access. Our Karina Kling takes a look at some of the legislation they're looking to pass. 02/26/2015 07:25 PM
The City of Austin has released its full list of 2015 South By Southwest event applications. The list includes addresses, which we've mapped out so you know what's going on and when during this year's conference. 02/26/2015 03:07 PM