AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two highly debated issues in Austin are the City Council’s agenda for today: traffic and housing.
You can give your input on a mobility bond, which would allocate $720 million to improve traffic on Lamar Boulevard, Airport Boulevard, Riverside Drive, Burnet Road, MLK Boulevard, Guadalupe and FM 969.
- Driver critically injured after car hits bus on FM 969: A man is at Brackenridge hospital with life-threatening injuries after a crash in Eastern Travis County. According to police, the car was traveling in the middle of the 969.
- Texas mom fighting school over transgender bathroom policies: She wants the school district to allow her 5-year-old daughter to use the girl’s bathroom. The school said students can only use the bathroom of the gender on their birth certificate.
- Millions of taxpayer dollars subsidizing problematic apartments: Cross Creek Apartments receives taxpayer dollars to provide affordable housing; yet, the same complex is also on the repeat offender list due to the laundry list of health and safety complaints.
Out of this world: Perseid Meteor Shower to be extra awesome tonight