Leander ISD trustees delayed a vote on proposed amendments to the 2020-21 student dress code in order to further examine the document that mandates what students can and cannot wear.
Bipartisan bill introduced by Texas, Minnesota senators to provide relief to independent music venues
The Save Our Stages Act would provide grants worth six months of financial support for independent live music and entertainment venues.
The Trump administration said a new update to the National Environmental Policy Act is aimed at streamlining reviews for a variety of federal projects.
An affordable housing complex partially funded by the city of Austin’s 2018 Affordable Housing Bond is now under construction.
City Council listened to more than 12 hours of testimony during the public's first chance to weigh in on City Manager Spencer Cronk's fiscal year 2020-21 budget proposal.
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Travis County remains at Stage 4 risk as hospitalizations and case counts slightly decline.
The electric carmaker is seeking local contractors to aid with design and construction of the facility in Travis County.
The death toll is now 89.
The original location of the pizza spot opened downtown in the back space of Parkside, chef Shawn Cirkiel's flagship restaurant.
The state of Texas gained 50,000 new jobs in February, but since the coronavirus pandemic hit, more than 2 million jobs have been lost.
This year sales tax-exempt purchases can be made online, over the phone or by mail.
Austin Public Health also reported 58 new admissions of coronavirus patients in the Austin Metropolitan Area
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The funds will come from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief, made available through the federal coronavirus relief bill.
The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Williamson County has topped 5,000, with an additional 90 cases reported July 22.
Project Connect, if approved, is set to be built in phases, which means Capital Metro and the city do not have to ask voters to fund the entire plan all at once.
The electric automaker announced its official choice to build a manufacturing plant in the Del Valle area of Travis County on July 22.
Seth Chandler, a professor of law at the University of Houston Law Center, spoke with Community Impact Newspaper about local and state governments' responses to the COVID-19 pandemic this year.
July has been a turbulent month for Travis County's battle against the coronavirus.
“The CDC says Texas is [experiencing] minimal or sporadic [spread of the flu], and I would say that that reflects what's going on locally," said Dr. Jim Donovan, chief medical officer at St. David's Georgetown Hospital.
Extended moratorium will buy Travis County renters more time; direct assistance on the way in Austin
Evictions in Travis County likely will not resume until at least this fall. However, tenant advocates have said that unless more direct help is offered—such as via Austin's RENT program—the moratorium only delays the crisis.
Stephanie Elizalde will replace Superintendent Paul Cruz at Austin ISD at the end of August.