Questions

Department Name Request From Year Status  

No Department Requestor Year Question Status Answers
1 Financial Services - Budget Casar 2019
Received: 3/29/2018
Please provide the savings from recent approved public safety labor contract agreements and savings from public safety departments from operating without a contract, in a manner that does not harm the City’s negotiating position. Please provide potential options for use of these funds.
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #1 Casar
Answered:  04/03/2018
2 Public Works/Fire Garza 2019
Received: 4/10/2018
Please provide detailed explanation behind the construction costs, contingency, and cost escalation numbers included in the memo from March 30, 2018 for adding five new fire stations.
Pending
 
3 Law Garza 2019
Received: 4/10/2018
Can residents opt out of paying the Transportation User Fee (TUF)? Does anything prohibit the City of Austin from exempting other people from the TUF?
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #3 Garza
Answered:  04/10/2018
4 Financial Services - Budget Flannigan 2019
Received: 4/10/2018
Concerning slide no. 14 of the FY 2019 Financial Forecast, please provide the current exemptions from non-AISD districts.
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #4 Flannigan
Answered:  04/10/2018
5 Financial Services - Budget Flannigan 2019
Received: 4/10/2018
For the estimated new construction value of $3 billion in FY 2019, what would that represent in tax dollars? Are there departments that look at that $3 billion and assume an increase in costs?
Pending
 
6 Fleet Services Kitchen 2019
Received: 4/11/2018
Please provide the status of the City’s transition to electric vehicles including any operational or fiscal impact it has on fuel costs.
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #6 Kitchen
Answered:  04/18/2018
7 Communications and Technology Management Kitchen 2019
Received: 4/11/2018
How much money would the Smart Cities paperless initiative save the City over the next 5 years? How much would all the Smart Cities projects save?
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #7 Kitchen
Answered:  04/17/2018
8 Financial Services - Budget Kitchen 2019
Received: 4/11/2018
Based on the FY 2019 Financial Forecast, what is the cost to increase the senior homestead exemption so that the median senior’s tax bill remained unchanged from the previous year?
Pending
 
9 Financial Services - Budget Kitchen 2019
Received: 4/11/2018
Concerning slide no. 19 of the FY 2019 Financial Forecast presentation, please provide funding by Strategic Outcome for FY 2018 by all funds.
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #9 Kitchen
Answered:  04/10/2018
10 Financial Services - Budget Kitchen 2019
Received: 4/11/2018
Please provide additional details concerning the cost drivers for the enterprise funds included in the FY 2019 Financial Forecast.
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #10 Kitchen
Answered:  04/10/2018
11 Public Works and Transportation Kitchen 2019
Received: 4/11/2018
For the FY 2019 Financial Forecast, how many of the new positions for Public Works and the Austin Transportation Departments are affiliated with the mobility bond program?
Pending
 
12 Transportation and Planning and Zoning Houston 2019
Received: 4/13/2018
Please provide the budget and expenditures for the Downtown Wayfinding Program for fiscal years 2016 and 2017.
Posted
DocumentImage  FY19 #12 Houston
Answered:  04/19/2018