Of the 33 arrests made during the initiative, over 80 percent of them started as 911 calls for service which included 15 collisions, according to police.
The suspects would bump into the victims they were targeting and then get into arguments with them. They would remove sim cards from stolen cell phones so they couldn't be tracked.
Artists ages 5-10 can enter and the top three winners from each category will be publicly recognized and get to help light the Zilker Holiday Tree.
The star also had choice words for climate change deniers.
In a post on social media, ACL said the decision was made due to the inclement weather overnight. The gates will now open at 3 p.m.
Austin-area pharmacies and clinics are stepping up to provide COVID-19 tests for those needing one to attend the Austin City Limits Music Festival.
While Austin City Limits Music Festival's plan was approved, officials say final approval of the event “is still contingent on the ability to support the healthcare and safety system.”
With less than two months to go, all signs point to Austin City Limits Music Festival still taking over Zilker Park in October.
During this road closure, Austin Parks Foundation is asking Zilker Park visitors to take alternate forms of transportation, including bicycles, ride-sharing, and public transportation.
Zilker Park is the "violet crown" jewel of Austin. The City of Austin is looking for public input on preserving and/or updating the park long term. Austin Parks & Rec joined Good Day Austin Saturday morning to talk about it.
The timelapse was taken by Christopher V Sherman, who said he captured it Wednesday morning over Zilker Park
Headliners for the 2021 event include country legend George Strait, Billie Eilish, Stevie Nicks, Miley Cyrus, Rufus Du Sol, DaBaby, and Erykah Badu.
In May 2019 the Zilker Zephyr was taken out of commission after more than two decades. It made its final appearance in February 2020.
The Austin Parks Foundation is asking artists to submit designs for an outdoor mural that will be installed underneath the Barton Springs Road Bridge.
Friends and family of Omar Munguia and community members drove the route he took and visited the intersection where he was shot in November.
Austin Trail of Lights has just been included in USA TODAY’s 2020 10 Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest for Best Public Holiday Lights Display.
We won't be celebrating the holidays like we've done in the past but most annual holiday events are still going on in Central Texas with adjustments made to keep people safe during the pandemic.
The tree lighting ceremony has been an annual tradition in Austin for 54 years. This year was the first the tradition was carried out virtually due to COVID-19.
This year, instead of walking in Austin's version of a winter wonderland, visitors will be driving through the show.
The ceremony will be virtual this year, due to gathering restrictions, and will be streamed on Sunday, Nov. 29 at 6 p.m.