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April 28, 2022

Is Treaty Oak still alive?

The bizarre tale of completely made up stories about one of Austin’s oldest trees — and an even more bizarre tale that’s completely true.

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April 14, 2022

Who maintains and decorates the teeny-tiny traffic median on Enfield Road?

A traffic median can be anything you imagine. A field of green grass. A pedestal for a classic statue. Or a vegetable garden.

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April 7, 2022

Why is there no speed limit on the new 183 tollway in East Austin?

You’ll find no signs for now — but that doesn’t mean you can drive as fast as you want.

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