On the 20th anniversary on Saturday, there will be several events beginning with a memorial ceremony at the Buford Fire Tower on Lady Bird Lake.
Out of an abundance of caution, the City revisited the creek this morning and took additional samples. There has not been any change in the appearance of the algae over the past week.
Four women on an electric boat had to be rescued by Austin Police Department Lake Patrol after getting too close to Longhorn Dam.
The Austin City Council has authorized a five-year, nearly $1.5 million contract to manage and treat toxic blue-green algae in Austin's lakes.
The plan calls for monitoring Lake Austin and Walter Long Lake, and an experimental two-step treatment at Red Bud Isle.
On August 1, two of the unit's eight officers will be moved to patrol due to department budget cuts, part of the city’s effort to “reimagine” policing.
Proceeds from the annual event on Lady Bird Lake will directly benefit Austin Pets Alive!'s Puppy Parvo Clinic.
Low and trace levels of toxins were found in algae samples taken from Lake Austin and Lady Bird Lake, says the city of Austin
Several of the Highland Lakes have already tested positive for toxic blue-green algae this year, says LCRA.
The city's first dual-track trail has finished construction in East Austin filling the final gap in the All Ages and Abilities Bicycle network.
Eterneva is an Austin-based business that celebrates people and pets when they pass away by making their ashes into real diamonds.
The Austin Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects involved in an aggravated robbery near Lady Bird Lake that resulted in a clerk being shot.
Since COVID-19 cases started climbing in the Austin area, members of the Austin Rowing Club have been kept away from their favorite form on exercise.
2019's algae bloom was particularly harmful to dogs, whereas at least five dogs died after swimming in Lady Bird Lake, the city says.
A bandana has been placed on the statue although it's not exactly clear if it was placed before or after a new face covering rule was announced.
Austin-Travis County EMS says that a person was found below the Congress Avenue Bridge at around 5:45 p.m. on March 26.
Austin's Fannie Davis Gazebo is getting some national recognition.
Christian Pugh was found on the other side of Lady Bird Lake near the Congress Avenue bridge in "very rough condition."
New algae found on Lady Bird Lake looks similar to the type that produced toxins in July and August.
The body of a man in his 30s was found by kayakers in Lady Bird Lake Saturday afternoon.