Back in March, the city council voted to delay background checks until a potential employee was given a hire-offer.
The final tally was 1,727 votes for Thomaides and 1,685 votes for Ruben Becerra, for a total of 3,412 votes cast.
The self-described mom, entrepreneur, community advocate and longtime educator is also calling for greater transparency in city government.
Four people, three from Austin, were each sentenced to multiple years in prison for human smuggling.
The plan involves assigning a dedicated prosecutor to each of eight district courts.
He reportedly had a heart attack while playing hockey with his son.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Homicide Tip Line at 512-477-3588.
In South Austin, crews have been busy for a few days installing the high speed fiber lines.
There have been 69 reports of consumers finding broken pieces of the blade, including 30 reports of mouth lacerations or tooth injuries.
“Well I’ve never been in Austin, Texas, now I’m driving in Texas,” Steve Mahan, who is blind, said during the ride.
The move comes even as it pledges to cooperate with the incoming administration.
Texas spends more than $800 million on border security; Abbott says those costs could be cut back under a Trump administration.
The letter to parents went out after a case of chickenpox was reported at the high school.
By earning her black belt, she joined her daughter, granddaughter, son-in-law and grandson, who all have one.
She says she is not guilty, telling investigators in an interview after the murder that she’s not at fault for her son’s decision.
“I was thinking, ‘I’m going to die in this water, as well as my dog,’” the mother said after the rescue.
Growth along FM 969 between FM 973 and Hunters Bend Road is expected to increase by 70 percent in the next 20 years
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A U.S. Customs and Border Protection statement Monday announced the Dec. 8 seizure of 1,380 pounds of marijuana.
On Monday night, the School Board named the deputy superintendent to lead the district until an interim superintendent is named.