Onion Creek residents urge Austin council to ramp up buyout efforts

Posted: 6:58 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015 Benito Arellano, a 39-year-old father of three, has been waiting for a city buyout since the 2013 Halloween flood brought a foot of water into his Onion Creek home. He used his own money to rebuild the home he’s lived in with his wife since 1998, only to … Continue reading Onion Creek residents urge Austin council to ramp up buyout efforts

Flood death toll climbs to four

Posted: 6:25 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, 2015  by Nicole Cobler and Katie Urbaszewski The death toll from last week’s floods in Central Texas climbed to four as Comal County officials announced Monday they had recovered the body of a man who had been swept into a creek. Three people died in Travis County. “We’ve lost … Continue reading Flood death toll climbs to four