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July 28, 2018

CodeNEXT Fails to Deliver

Austin has put five years and eight million dollars into CodeNEXT, the land development code (LDC) that is supposed to shape Austin’s future in a manageable way. All we have to show for it is 1566 pages of contradictions and loopholes that prove CodeNEXT fails to deliver. Originally, I was hopeful that CodeNEXT would be the answer to our current housing …

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July 23, 2018

More Transparency Less Bureaucracy

Government should be transparent and responsible to its citizens, and our current level of municipal bureaucracy is neither. Last year, during the process of hiring a new City Manager, our city council seemingly attempted to keep the average Austinite out of the informational loop through intentionally hampering measures, such as instructing potential candidates to hide their identities and concealing the …

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June 21, 2018

The Race Is On

The Austin Chronicle has a good article outlining Austin city council candidates in the upcoming 2018 elections. Feel free to read it. https://www.austinchronicle.com/news/2018-06-22/city-council-the-race-is-on/

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