On Thursday, the Austin City Council will hold a special-called meeting to address immediate needs following the severe winter storm last week.
Cases and cases of water were unloaded from truck beds across Austin Sunday for those without access to safe drinking water.
County and City officials have been working around the clock to get water from all over the country and bring it to Austin.
County Judge Andy Brown is also calling for Travis County residents to conserve water as much as possible.
Residents and business owners say they're all for housing Austin's homeless but they feel putting them in one NW Austin hotel will cause more problems.
Save Austin Now wants the audit to especially focus on housing facilities purchased since July 2019.
Natasha Harper Madison of district 1 is now mayor pro tem, and Allison Alter of district 10 will likely be the city’s next mayor pro tem.
Mayor Steve Adler and the Housing Authority of the City of Austin announced Friday two new resources to aid the homeless currently residing in temporary shelters and to build and finance new housing for the homeless.
Officials in Austin and Travis County are working to open space in the Austin Convention Center to care for COVID-19 patients as hospitalizations in Texas set a record high for the 13th consecutive day.
The Texas Supreme Court conditionally granted Paxton's petition and directed the Third Court of Appeals to issue relief and block enforcement of the restrictions pending final resolution of the appeal.
After pushback from the state, Austin-Travis County will be allowed to enforce food and beverage establishments to close for dine-in between the hours of 10:30 pm and 6:00 am through the holiday weekend.
Austin Mayor Steve Adler joins Marin Austin to talk about how distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine will work in the City of Austin.
The mayor and council members said they left the option of one or two cadet classes on the table in 2021, as long as the training academy materials were revised and approved prior to the classes beginning.
In the letter, Adler says he will work to earn back the public's trust and says that the trip set a "bad example."
The governor's plan would establish state control between the lake and 32nd Street and I-35 to Lamar or Mopac. That stretch includes UT, the Capitol, the Governor's Mansion and the downtown business district.
Austinites are reacting to the news that Mayor Adler recently took a trip to Mexico last month despite telling community members to stay home.
Adler, while telling Austinites to stay home, took a flight and also ate outside at a restaurant with 20 other people in early November.
The Black Austin Coalition says now is the time for the city to take accountability in the form of restitution for economic brutality faced by the Austin Black community.
The homeless dilemma essentially went unchecked for several months and was put on the back burner because of the presidential election and the coronavirus pandemic.
This is the 36th homicide in Austin in 2020 with three months still to go. Last year, there were 36 homicides for the entire year, 28 by this time, an increase of eight or just under 29 percent.