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City Of Austin

P.O. Box 1088
512-974-2000

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City Of Austin News - September 26, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas Austin Mobility News: The City's traffic safety toolkit, carbon-eating cars and a pivotal moment for ATX Walk Bike Roll External news link Read in browser More to read: Austin Public Health &…

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City Of Austin News - September 23, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas Austin Public Health & Travis County Partnering with Community Organizations for COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics This Weekend AUSTIN, TX?–?Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis…

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Austin Public Health News - September 24, 2022

Austin Public Health News For more information, visit AustinTexas.gov/health. Austin Public Health & Travis County Partnering with Community Organizations for COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics This Weekend By Anonymous on Sep 23, 2022 05:14 pm…

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City Of Austin News - September 22, 2022

Homicide Investigation at the 8600 block of Research Blvd Case: 22-2601239 Date: Saturday, September 17, 2022 Time: 8:27 p.m. Location: 8645…

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City Of Austin News - September 20, 2022

Roadway Rehab Underway Along Springdale Rd. Sep 20, 2022 03:40 pm Austin Public Works recently began a roadway improvement project on Springdale Rd. An effort funded by the voter-approved 2018 Bond; the project’s purpose is to rehabilitate…

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City Of Austin News - September 21, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas Roy Kizer Golf Course Grand Reopening The Austin Parks and Recreation Department's Golf Division, Golf ATX, will host a grand re-opening of the Roy Kizer Golf Course (5400 Jimmy Clay Dr, Austin, TX 78744)…

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Austin Public Health News - September 16, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas – The Mayor’s Health & Fitness Council (MHFC) recognized certified partners and announced the winners of the Moving the Needle Workplace Awards and the Mayor’s Healthiest Workplace Awards during a ceremony held at…

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City Of Austin News Septemer 14, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas City Plans Network of Resilience Hubs in Preparation for Next Disaster A network of Resilience Hubs is to be launched to prepare the Austin community for a range of threats including flooding, drought, extreme…

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City Of Austin News - September 13, 2022

The City of Austin Economic Development Department launches the Heritage Preservation Grant which promotes tourism through historic preservation and inclusive projects about Austin’s history. Heritage Preservation Grants are reimbursable…

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City Of Austin Economic Development Department News - September 13, 2022

Grant Opens to Preserve and Protect Austin’s Irreplaceable Historic Sites The City of Austin Economic Development Department launches the Heritage Preservation Grant which promotes tourism through historic preservation and inclusive projects…

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Austin Public Health News - September 13, 2022

Vaccines designed to better protect against new COVID-19 omicron subvariants are now available in our community. The enhanced protection is critical now that students are back in school and flu season is upon us. The Centers for Disease Control and…

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Austin Public Health News - September 12, 2022

For more information, visit AustinTexas.gov/health. HEAL Initiative: 92 Unsheltered Austinites on the Path to Housing The City of Austin and partners have helped 92 individuals move from an encampment in Roy G. Guerrero Colorado River Metro Park…

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City Of Austin News - September 12, 2022

Austin Code Director Elected to International Code Council’s Board of Directors Austin, TX – Austin Code Director José G. Roig was elected to the International Code Council’s (ICC) Board of Director during the Annual…

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City Of Austin News - September 9, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas Traffic Fatality in the 600 block of N IH 35 SB Case:22-2490393 Time: 8:16 a.m. Date: Tuesday, September 6, 2022 Location:600 block of N IH 35 SB Deceased:Unidentified male Deceased: Unidentified male On…

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Austin Public Health News - September 9, 2022

City of Austin to Help 21 Non-Profits Tool Up to Address Homelessness The City of Austin Homeless Strategy Division and Innovation Office announce the selection of 21 organizations awarded contracts through the Organizational Capacity Building…

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City Of Austin Public Health News - September 8, 2022

Austin Public Health & Travis County Partner with Community Organizations for COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics (Sept. 9-12) AUSTIN, TX?–?Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis County?are?partnering?with community organizations to…

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City Of Austin Public Health News - September 7, 2022

Austin Public Health News Fiesta de Salud Health Fair is back for the first time since start of pandemic In a time when personal health should be prioritized, Austin Public Health (APH) encourages families and neighbors to join us for the Fiesta…

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City Of Austin News - September 6, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas 64 Rainey Street: A Pocket Park for the Rainey Street Historic District Sep 06, 2022 02:34 pm The Austin Parks and Recreation Department and the ESB-MACC Advisory Board invite community members to join…

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City Of Austin From Austin Public Health - September 5, 2022

Flu & COVID-19 vaccines recommended amidst concerning seasonal trends AUSTIN, Texas – Austin Public Health (APH) recommends families prioritize getting up to date with their vaccines this fall, including seasonal flu shots and COVID-19…

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City Of Austin News - September 1, 2022

City and Union Sign EMS Labor Contract Following Council Approval The Austin City Council today approved a one-year labor contract negotiated by the City's Labor Relations Office and the Austin EMS Association over several months. Leaders from…

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City Of Austin News - September 2, 2022

Labor Day Weekend Watercraft Ban on Lake Austin The Austin Police Department Lake Patrol Unit will be enforcing the City Ordinance that prohibits the use and operation of personal watercraft, wet bikes, motorized surfboards, and similar devices…

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City Of Austin News - August 31, 2022

Travelers flying out of AUS for Labor Day Weekend should plan ahead and arrive early AUSTIN, Texas – Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) expects busy travel days for flying passengers this Labor Day Weekend. Starting tomorrow…

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City Of Austin News - August 30, 2022

The City of Austin Economic Development Department has entered the next phase of redevelopment for the 19-acre site located at the former Home Depot and Chrysler Dealership at 7211 & 7309 IH 35, known as the St. Johns Site. Grounded in two years…

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City Of Austin Public Health News - August 29, 2022

Austin Public Health Partnering With Vendor for Continued Monkeypox Vaccine Efforts AUSTIN, Texas – Austin Public Health (APH) is continuing to enhance its monkeypox vaccine response efforts through a partnership with Wellness Equity…

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City Of Austin News - August 25, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas – With expanded criteria and new authorizations for monkeypox vaccine administration, more people are eligible to be vaccinated. In the last week, the City of Austin, Travis County, and community partners joined efforts and…

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City Of Austin News And Events - August 24, 2022

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City of Austin News - August 22, 2022

City of Austin and EMS Association Members reach Tentative Agreement to One-year Labor Contract In its labor contract negotiations, the City and the EMS Association reached a tentative agreement on a one-year labor contract. Today’s $4.2…

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City of Austin News - August 19, 2022

45th Annual O. Henry Museum Pun-off Reignites at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center Aug 19, 2022 11:48 am The Austin Parks and Recreation Department’s Brush Square Museums, in collaboration with the Brush Square…

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City Of Austin Public Health News - August 10, 2022

City of Austin, Travis County Declare Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency The City of Austin and Travis County declared monkeypox a public health emergency on Tuesday as the number of cases in Austin-Travis County continues to rise. Immediate…

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City Of Austin News - August 10, 2022

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City of Austin News - August 11, 2022

Entry of COVID-19 case backlog from largest surge yet is now complete Austin, TX - The COVID-19 omicron variant is responsible for the pandemic’s largest surge yet, leaving Austin Public Health (APH) Epidemiology and IT Units with thousands…

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City Of Austin News - August 8, 2022

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City Of Austin News - August 6, 2022

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City Of Austin News - August 3, 2022

On July 28, 2022, an arrest warrant was issued for 1st Degree Murder for Lopez. Members of the Lonestar Fugitive Task Force/Marshal's Office arrested Lopez in the parking lot of 10014 N Lamar Blvd for the murder warrant. ORIGINAL RELEASE:…

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City Of Austin News - August 1, 2022

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City of Austin News - July 29, 2022

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News from Austin Public Health - July 29, 2022

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City of Austin News - Positive West Nile Virus Mosquito Pool Reported in Travis County

Austin, TX - As part of routine monitoring for mosquito-borne diseases, including the West Nile Virus, Austin Public Health (APH) has identified a positive mosquito pool for West Nile Virus in the 78721 zip code. Although no human cases of West…

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City of Austin News - July 27, 2022

APD Seeking Community’s Assistance in Identifying Machete-Attack Suspect Case: 20-3190640 Date: Saturday, November 14, 2020 Time: 2:59 p.m. Location: 7200 block of N. IH-35 The Austin Police Department Aggravated Assault Unit is…

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City Of Austin News - July 25, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas Austin Animal Center takes in more than 40 dogs from eviction case Jul 25, 2022 02:54 pm Over the weekend, Austin Animal Center took in more than 40 small dogs from one owner. “The Travis County…

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News from Austin Public Health - July 22, 2022

AUSTIN, TX?–?Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis County?are?partnering?with community organizations to provide?free?COVID-19 vaccination clinics around the?county from?July 22-25.?? Clinics?are?open?to all eligible individuals without…

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City Of Austin News and Events - July 22, 2022

Walnut Creek Pool Opens on Saturday, July 23 Jul 22, 2022 02:42 pm Walnut Creek Pool, 12138 North Lamar Blvd., opens on Saturday, July 23. It will be open daily 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. except for Thursdays when it will be closed. This schedule…

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City Of Austin News - July 21, 2022

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City Of Austin News - July 12, 2022

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City Of Austin News - July 11, 2022

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City Of Austin News - July 9, 2022

The National Weather Service issued an Excessive Heat Warning for the Central Texas area for Sunday, July 10, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with temperatures ranging from 107 to 108 degrees. Public safety officials urge residents to stay safe in…

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City Of Austin News - July 8, 2022

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City Of Austin News - July 7, 2022

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City Of Austin News - June 30, 2022

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City Of Austin News - June 28, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas COVID-19 Precautions Warranted Ahead of July Fourth Holiday Weekend Austin Public Health (APH) is monitoring widespread transmission and declining immunity, including reinfections. Health officials…

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City Of Austin News - June 24, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas – Austin Public Health (APH) is awaiting results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to confirm a presumptive case of monkeypox in Travis County. APH is coordinating with the Texas Department of State Health…

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City Of Austin News - June 23, 2022

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City Of Austin News - June 23, 2022

The City of Austin is moving ahead with plans to invest in the African American Cultural Heritage District in east Austin to enhance the quality of life for residents and connect visitors to the area’s history, heritage, and cultural sites. …

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City Of Austin News - June 22, 2022

Austin Animal Center waiving fees, holding events to help with space crisis Austin Animal Center has 1,081 dogs and cats in its care, including 671 pets at the shelter. Twenty-three dogs have no kennel. “We are housing dogs in crates in…

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City Of Austin News - June 17, 2022

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City Of Austin News - June 15, 2022

Austin Code Department Receives TAMIO Award of Excellence for its Digital Annual Report The Austin Code Department is proud to announce their recent recognition from the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO). The Department…

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News from Austin Public Health - June 16, 2022

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News from Austin Public Health - June 10, 2022

AUSTIN, TX?–?Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis County?are?partnering?with community organizations to provide?free?COVID-19 vaccination clinics around the?county from?June 10-13.?? Clinics?are?open?to all eligible individuals without…

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City Of Austin News - June 9, 2022

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News from Austin Public Health - June 3, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas – COVID-19 cases are increasingly locally as two new omicron subvariants have been detected in Travis County. These factors combined with declining immunity warrant getting vaccinated, boosted and wearing masks in some…

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City Of Austin News - June 1, 2022

News from the City of Austin, Texas City seeks applicants for Community Climate Ambassadors Program To advance equitable solutions to climate change and support the implementation of the Austin Climate Equity Plan, the City of Austin’s…

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City Of Austin Economic Development Department News - May 23, 2022

2022 People’s Gallery Art Exhibition Highlights Abundance of Local Talent AUSTIN, TX— The City of Austin Economic Development Department announces the opening of the 17th exhibition of the People’s Gallery at Austin City Hall.…

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City Of Austin News - May 5, 2022

Developer-focused webinars to discuss Street Impact Fee implementation The Austin Transportation Department wants to make you aware of two workshops planned later this month, ahead of the implementation of Austin’s Street Impact Fee (SIF).…

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City Of Austin News - May 4, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas - While many people have Mother’s Day gifts and travel on their minds, public health officials know there’s potential to spread COVID-19 this weekend. Austin Public Health (APH) recommends adding a COVID-19 test to your…

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City Of Austin News - April 28, 2022

Austin Public Health and Travis County Partner With Community Organizations for COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics (4/29-5/2) Apr 28, 2022 01:26 pm AUSTIN, Texas ?–?Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis County?are?partnering?with local community…

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City Of Austin News - April 20, 2022

Early Voting for City of Austin Proposition A on Weed and Warrants Starts April 25 Apr 20, 2022 02:51 pm Early voting for the May 7, 2022 special called election starts Monday, April 25 and ends on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. There is one proposition…

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City Of Austin News - April 19, 2022

Artists Selected for Installation on Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail and Lady Bird Lake this May Apr 19, 2022 04:00 pm Three local artists have been selected to create a floating wetland installation on the Ann and Roy Butler Hike-and-Bike Trail and…

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City Of Austin News - April 8, 2022

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City Of Austin News - April 1, 2022

APD Seeking Community Help Locating Vehicle Involved in Traffic Fatality Apr 01, 2022 04:01 pm UPDATE: The Austin Police Department (APD) is requesting community assistance locating a vehicle involved in a traffic fatality on February 27, 2022.…

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City Of Austin News And Events - March 30, 2022

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City of Austin News - March 29, 2022

Austin Water Releases Investigation Report into Boil Water Notice AUSTIN, TX – In a memo released March 29, Austin Water has provided details from an internal investigation of the treatment process data and operational actions that led to…

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City Of Austin News and Events - March 24, 2022

Austin Public Health and Travis County Partner with Community Organizations for COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics (3/25 - 3/28) Mar 24, 2022 05:50 pm AUSTIN, TX?–?Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis County?are?partnering?with local…

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City Of Austin - News And Events

APD Seeking Community Assistance with an Aggravated Robbery investigation Mar 18, 2022 06:12 pm Case: 22-0720384 Date: March 13, 2022 Time: 6:00 a.m. Location: 9700 block of N Lamar Blvd On Sunday,…

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City Of Austin News - March 16, 2022

Pflugerville COVID-19 Testing Site Closing Mar 16, 2022 08:46 am AUSTIN, Texas - This week, the COVID-19 testing site in Pflugerville is closing. Health officials hope the decrease in demand for this facility is a sign of fewer cases. The…

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