The Commission on Seniors shall serve as an advisory board to the council concerning the quality of life for senior citizens in the Austin area and to help ensure older adults are productive, independent, and healthy.

The commission shall advise the council on issues related to the senior population in the Austin area; evaluate and recommend programs, policies, and practices that create a positive impact and reduce the burden on seniors; determine the needs of seniors in the Austin community, and advise council regarding these needs; and promote the contributions of seniors to the cultural, economic, and historical value of Austin.

See Section 2-1-132 City Code for additional duties.

Meetings
  • Typically second Wednesday of the month
  • 12 p.m.
  • Boards & Commissions Room (unless listed otherwise on the agenda)

Meeting Documents:

View Agendas, Approved Minutes and Supporting Documents

2021 Meeting Schedule:

  • January 13, 2021
  • February 10, 2021
  • March 10, 2021
  • March 26, 2021 - Special Called
  • April 14, 2021
  • May 12, 2021
  • June 9, 2021
  • July 14, 2021
  • August 11, 2021 - Cancelled
  • September 8, 2021 - Cancelled
  • October 13, 2021
  • November 10, 2021
  • December 8, 2021

 

Staff
  • Tabitha Taylor, Austin Public Health, 512-972-5023
  • Halana Kaleel, Austin Public Health, 512-972-5019
  • Adrienne Sturrup, Austin Public Health, 512-972-5167
Annual Reports