On Nov. 7, 2006, Austin voters approved a $567.4 million bond program to fund capital improvements.
On Nov. 2, 2010, Austin voters approved a $90 million bond program fund mobility improvements.
The City of Austin has called a bond election for Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Voters will consider seven bond propositions on a variety of projects and programs, as well as City of Austin council member elections, two proposed amendments to the City Charter, and two proposed citizen-initiated City ordinances. You can view the 2018 Bond Brochure Booklet here.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was signed into law on Feb. 17, 2009, by President Barack Obama. It is intended to jumpstart the economy as the nation tries to recover from a global economic downturn. Money will flow from the Federal government to states, cities, non-profits and other agencies and organizations. Funding will come through many different processes and for a wide variety of goals and priorities.
The Annual Report provides a high-level status of the Capital Improvement Program including information on voter-approved bond programs, updates on key projects and programs and overall capital spending.
The City of Austin Purchasing Office is pleased to provide live bid opening webinars on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:00 p.m. There is a login limit of 25 participants for the webinar.
The City has four voter-approved bond programs that are regularly funding capital improvement projects.
The Bond Programs Report provides the public with project updates and spending details on the City’s voter-approved general obligation bond programs.
Learn about how the Capital Improvement Program (CIP) affects your quality of life, the key drivers affecting capital investment and how the City makes decisions on where to invest.
Every person owning, operating, managing, or controlling any hotel or collecting payment for occupancy in any hotel shall collect the Hotel Occupancy Tax from their guests for the City of Austin.
The City of Austin Purchasing Office includes the following documents in all solicitations for goods and services and the resultant contracts. In the event that modifications or changes are made to the standard definitions, instructions and/or terms and conditions, they will be contained in a Supplemental Purchase Provisions Section issued with each solicitation.