Austin City Council won’t create policy to clamp down on smoke from barbecue businesses

South Austin residents in the Bouldin Creek neighborhood have filed suit against Terry Black's Barbecue. (Credit: RALPH BARRERA AMERICAN-STATESMAN)
South Austin residents in the Bouldin Creek neighborhood have filed suit against Terry Black’s Barbecue. (Credit: RALPH BARRERA AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

Despite Rush Limbaugh’s concerns that Austin is trying to shut down small businesses, two Austin City Council committees have decided to not pursue citywide policies to mitigate barbecue smoke, according to the Statesman’s Andra Lim. Both the

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Related: Rush Limbaugh claims Austin liberals have declared war on barbecue | Residents suing Terry Black’s Barbecue

Author: Matthew Odam

Restaurant critic & features writer at Austin American @Statesman and @Austin360. Austin-born 6th generation Texan. Left-handed.

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