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(Photo:Shutterstock/Brandon Seidel) The Travis county Court will not begin until 10:00 this morning, and any cases that may have been scheduled for earlier than that today will be shifted. City of Austin facilities will open at 10:00 a.m. This will include all libraries, parks...
(Photo:Shutterstock/RoschetzkyProductions) The Travis County Taxpayers Union continues to hammer the City of Austin's consideration of raising the property tax rate to 13.2-percent while the Austin school district lowers its rate. TCTU's Roger Faulk said Mayor Adler is depriving...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Matthew R McClure) The Texas A&M Forest Service reported, the fire is in the mop up stages and you could expect to see smoke in the area. Several emergency workers and fire fighters converged on Bastrop yesterday after a wildfire broke out near highway 71...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Syda Productions) Amid criticism, the Austin City Counci is pushing forward with a plan to raise the property tax rate by 13.2-percent next year as part of a tax swap with the Austin school district. A public hearing on the issue was postponed by four hours...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Impact Photography) The City of Austin now plans to sue the State of Texas over housing discrimination and the use of vouchers. A resolution was passed in 2014 banning discrimination based on a person's source of income, but the state later overturned that...
Loop 82/Aquarena Springs: A daytime west bound right lane closure will be in effect on July 17 – 19 for curb and gutter construction, TXDOT, 512.284.1683. 316 EDWARD GARY (ALLEY): A complete road closure until July 28 will be in effect for the alley behind 316 Edward Gary...
(Photo: Shutterstock/ Christopher May) For many, the fear of walking alone at night under some I-35 underpasses is a bit unnerving, and the Austin city council decided to work with the transportation department to change that. New lighting will be coming to underpasses this year...
A man working on the roof of West Cypress Hills Elementary School in Spicewood falls to his death this morning, according to Austin Travis County EMS. Lake Travis ISD reports the unidentified man was a contractor with Taylor Lightning Protection and not a district employee. The...
The City of Austin has released a modified swimming pool schedule. The following pools have not opened. Opening dates will be announced in the future: Civitan Gillis Parque Zaragoza Shipe Wading Pool Stacy Wading Pool ("Little Stacy") Springwoods The following pools are open...