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 Dear Councilmembers,

I wanted to give you my input once last time on STRs and thank you for your interest in hearing from everyone.

• I am in favor of limited owner-occupied or one listing STRs by on-site renters (with written approval of the owner) capped at 4 per calendar year for owner-occupied listings and 2 per year for one listings for on-site renters. 493 more words

French Quarter

Family Defining Y-DNA STRs

Two weeks ago, I addressed the formulation of a plausible family tree that would connect the three genetically related Owston/Ouston families.  Twenty-eight Y-DNA subjects have tested in the project to date. 1,740 more words


Homeowners rally against short term rentals

AUSTIN (KXAN) — As the Austin City Council met in a closed session to discuss possible new regulations for Type 2 short term rentals, people who live on the city’s eastside held a rally outside of City Hall to voice their concerns with short term rentals in their neighborhood. 108 more words