By Ben Thompson
The antique lighting and lamp repair store has operated on West Fifth Street for nearly three decades. (Courtesy Tipler's Lamp Shop)
Austin City Hall Reporter
Ben joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2019 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Northeastern University in Boston. He spent more than two years reporting on Montgomery County and The Woodlands area before moving to Austin in 2021 to cover City Hall and other news throughout the city. Contact Ben with questions, tips or feedback at [email protected] and follow him on Twitter @BThompson_CI.