Star Seeds Cafe changes name to Stars Cafe
A primary difference between their model and more traditional storage models, they say, is the fact that their units are for sale and not for rent. But there are other differences.
City Council eyes $6.8 million purchase of 71-room hotel in Southeast Austin for second homeless shelter conversion
The Microtel Inn and Suites is a 4.5 mile drive from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
Austin City Council supports expansive investigation into police department culture and training, likely suspends one future cadet class
The move follows allegations that a former high-ranking officers regularly used racial slurs throughout his career with no recourse from department leaders.
City Council will hear thoughts from residents on comprehensive revision to land use rules at weekend hearing
City Council will take its first of three votes on the land development code revision Dec. 9.
At the Austin Chamber of Commerce's annual economic outlook, Sarah House of Wells Fargo said Austin faces challenges of affordability and a tight labor market.
The city of Austin allows the public consumption of alcohol except in six designated areas.
Longtime Travis County Commissioner Gerald Daugherty will not seek re-election following end of current term
Daugherty has served western Travis County for the last 14 years, with terms from 2002-2008 and 2013 to the present.
In a similar fashion to Austin's Sixth Street, cars will be prohibited from entering Rainey Street on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights until March 2020.
City staff must be more transparent as city moves toward motel shelter strategy, Austin City Council says
Austin City Council is preparing to purchase another motel for conversion into a homeless shelter, but urged staff to be more transparent as motels are chosen.
Cherrywood Art Fair announced Dec. 4 that its 2019 holiday market—a free event featuring more than 90 artists, live music and a volunteer panel of jurors—will be its final event.
Austin City Council authorizes APD investigation after assistant chief accused of racist and homophobic slurs
In a unanimous vote Dec. 5, Austin City Council directed city manager Spencer Cronk to initiate a widespread, independent investigation into the culture and practices of the Austin Police Department following an anonymous whistleblower complaint that an assistant chief had regularly used racist and homophobic language throughout his career at the department.
Fifty-six of the 60 projects included in the five-year bond program Travis County voters approved in 2017 are in active development, according to a Dec. 3 presentation made to the Commissioners Court.