On Thursday, city council directed the city manager to locate an office building and funding options and invite veterans service providers.
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Eight employees in direct contact with the work area will have lifetime health checks.
It’s the Austin city council members’ last meeting before they break for summer and return the first week of August.
It’s the amount of your home’s assessed value exempt from property taxes. Last June, Austin increased it from 6 to 8 percent.
Several city employees who spoke to KXAN say they tried to get the city to stop the work but their concerns were not taken seriously.
Come Oct. 1, virtually all new homes and commercial buildings in Austin will need to be built “solar-ready.”
As for the nightly curfew from 11 p.m. until 6 in the morning, juveniles will now get two warnings before receiving a citation.
Austin City Council Member Ellen Troxclair also wants to cut the red tape associated with operating a lemonade stand in the city.
APD said the area has actually seen a decrease in violent crimes but there’s been an increase in public disorder and criminal trespass cases…
“Very jarring on my skeletal system,” Sironi said, explaining her disability as the result of a serious car crash 10 years ago.
“Drug deals going down, people selling K2, people selling other kinds of drugs, prostitution, public defecation, fights, assaults.”
Here’s a quick rundown of some items expected to top Thursday’s city council agenda.
RideAustin says now that Uber and Lyft are back in Austin, its trip numbers are down 55 percent from the previous week.
No one in the apartment was injured.
The unfinished apartments are being built in the Tech Ridge area.
KXAN confirmed the new investigation will wrap up in the next couple of weeks.
KXAN learned hospital staff drill for these types of cases and switched immediately to paper forms.
The saying goes, “Art imitates life,” but local artists found websites selling imitations of their work.
KXAN spoke with Kelley and his mother about this new development that could bring them back to court.
If you ever see something that looks suspicious on a gas pump, you need to tell a staff member, and definitely do not swipe your card.