The Census results determine where money for food assistance, healthcare, housing, and education goes.
The Austin City Council voted to approve the SAVES resolution that could identify ways to support businesses hit hardest by the pandemic so they don't close for good.
People who came out to the rally say it's so important that the council passes this because Austin would be nothing without those businesses and the people who work for them.
Permanent protected bicycle lanes are coming to Congress Avenue in downtown Austin.
This is the governor's most recent plan to fight back against Austin City Council's decision to cut millions from the police budget.
The City of Austin and Travis County have issued disaster declarations in response to Hurricane Laura.
Austin has announced that it has joined the U.S. Plastics Pact.
A recent city audit is highlighting some inefficiencies at several city recreation and cultural centers.
The program provides storage to people experiencing homelessness.
Gov. Greg Abbott joins Rebecca Thomas on FOX 7 Austin to talk about his proposed legislation punishing any city in the state that defunds police departments by freezing property tax rates at their current level.
A Texas judge is upset with Austin for defunding the police.
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo, the former top cop in Austin, is actively poaching police officers who are unhappy with the city and the council's move to defund them.
The proposal comes a week after Austin City Council announced that it would be cutting $150 million from APD's budget.
Adler responded to the state's proposal by outlining the Austin City Council's actions last week regarding the Austin Police Department budget.
“They are playing politics with the safety of our community.”
The Austin Police Association said that class would've been the department's most diverse.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton both released statements following the city's announcement to cut the police department's budget.
$150 million will be cut from the Austin Police Department.
This week council will vote on a budget adoption but will $100 million be taken from APD? Many are hoping yes.
Amind calls to defund the Austin Police Department, the Austin City Council will vote on the city's budget this week - and consider cuts to APD's funding. Austin Mayor Steve Adler joins Rebecca Thomas to talk about how this could change Austin's response to public safety.