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183A will get six additional miles of toll lanes. 3 toll lanes in each direction will be added from Leander to County Road 213 in Williamson County. The Toll Authority says work begins in 2020 and the new toll lanes will open in 2023. (Photo:Shutterstock/Ben Bryant)
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The US Supreme Court heard arguments about asking someone's citizenship status on the upcoming census. Immigrants and Latinos in the Austin area are worried about a citizenship question on the 2020 Census that President Trump wants. Austin League of United Latin American...
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The Austin Police department is warning they're seeing an uptick in the number of Car Burglaries. By the numbers in March of 2018 there were 220 auto thefts and there were 227 just last month. Officials believe the primary reason for the increase are drivers not locking their...
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With 22,700 jobs added to the market, Austin's Job Growth Rate is holding at 2.1% dropping it from the 11th fastest growing American major metro to 16th. Looking into the March Jobs Report, the Austin Chamber of Commerce's Beverley Kerr said its too soon to point to a clear...
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The Austin Police department is warning they're seeing an uptick in the number of Car Burglaries. By the numbers in March of 2018 there were 220 auto thefts and there were 227 just last month. Officials believe the primary reason for the increase are drivers not locking their...
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The Austin Police department is warning they're seeing an uptick in the number of Car Burglaries. By the numbers in March of 2018 there were 220 auto thefts and there were 227 just last month. Officials believe the primary reason for the increase are drivers not locking their...
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Travis, Williamson, and Hays counties are under a flash flood watch from 7 Wednesday morning to midnight Thursday. The National Weather service expects 1-3 inches of rain Wednesday. Along with that meteorologists predict the Austin area could also see strong thunderstorms, hail...
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As Travis County Commissioners grouse over being left out of ad valorem taxes on an MLS soccer stadium at McKalla Place, they point to an instance where they share tax revenue with the city on land they own. Commissioner Brigid Shea mentioned the land in downtown Austin that was...
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Austin is considered a tech-intensive city when it comes to jobs but it's not employing the most tech workers in Texas. So says a new Cyberstates Report from CompTIA. Economist Dr. Ray Perryman said California has twice as many tech jobs as Texas but the Lone Star State has a...