The Office of the City Clerk (OCC) supports the City’s goal of transparency by preserving and providing public access to Council-approved documents, promoting City-wide compliance with records retention laws and facilitating the legislative process.
The City of Austin is examining Austin Energy’s base electric rates through an in-depth cost of service study and independent public rate review process. The City Clerk will post all documents filed with the Impartial Hearing Examiner. See Austin Energy 2016 Rate Review.
The City Clerk will post public notices, including Rule Postings, Election Notices, Firefighters', Police Officers' and EMS Personnel Civil Service Commission Notices, and other public notices. See Public Notices.
Businesses which want to apply for a liquor license/beer permit from the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission are required to obtain the City Clerk's signature on the form. The signature is obtained after completing the permit process.