From the Save Barton Creek Association and the Save Our Springs Alliance - In April 1992 a group of Austin musicians, artists and activists recorded the song “Barton Springs Eternal” (by Bill Oliver), in a colorful, fun-filled two day session at Cedar Creek Studios in South...

It's getting closer and closer to decision-making time over Austin's news-making, controversial city policy (aka CodeNEXT). And there's still time for you to participate in the process. City Council is hosting two public hearings on the topic next week on Tuesday, May 29th and on Saturday,...

It's update time! Remember when we told you that the professional soccer team Columbus Crew might be coming to Austin (and thinking about using city parkland as a possible stadium site)? Well, here's the latest. Earlier this week, Council Member Ann Kitchen (District 5) unveiled a resolution that if passed, would remove city parkland...

From the Save Our Springs Alliance - Join us for the annual Polar Bear Splash at Barton Springs Pool on New Year's Day. Admission to the pool is free all day, starting at 5am. Save Our Springs will set up at 9am with our commemorative shirts...

So what's the latest with that professional soccer team that might be coming to Austin? Well, City Council has decided to hold off on making a decision until their February 15th meeting. Wait. Back up. What's going on?  In October, the owner of the professional soccer team Columbus...

Join us at the American Legion Charles Johnson House on Friday December 8th from 6pm until midnight for some holiday merriment as we celebrate 25 years of saving the springs!  We will start the evening at 6:30 pm with a SOS presentation under the big tent on the...

Sponsored Post - from the Save Our Springs Alliance Celebrate Barton Springs and 25 years of its protection this Friday, December 8th from 6pm to midnight the Save Our Springs Alliance Holiday Party. The event will include food, live music, a photo booth, crafts for kids and...

Holiday season is officially here, which means one thing - holiday parties. In Austin, December is always jam-packed with more celebrations than you could ever even have time to attend, so we decided to make things a little easier for you. Look below for a list of...

From the Save Barton Creek Association and the Save Our Springs Alliance  - Bill Oliver brings together music, puppet shows, murals, interactive booths, games, art, local wildlife, and youngsters to create Mother Earth Day at the Springs. This would be an “Earth Day” specifically for and...

From the Save Our Springs Alliance, Save Barton Creek Association, and Living Springs - A special retrospective screening marking the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Save Our Springs Ordinance on August 8th 1992. Come learn some important Austin history about citizen efforts to protect...