Serve as an advisory body to the council concerning the wellbeing of military veterans in the Austin area. The commission shall evaluate and recommend programs, policies, and practices designed to alleviate veteran's difficulties in meeting basic needs, obtaining housing, employment, and comprehensive mental health assistance; and act as a central clearinghouse for information relating to the status of veterans in the Austin community. See Section 2-1-126 of the City Code for additional duties.

Meetings
  • Third Wednesday of the month (bi-monthly)
  • See agenda for meeting time and┬álocation

Meeting Documents:

View Agendas, Approved Minutes and Supporting Documents

2020 Meeting Schedule:

  • January 15, 2020
  • March 11, 2020 - Special Called - CANCELLED
  • March 18, 2020 - CANCELLED
  • May 20, 2020
  • July 6, 2020 - Special Called
  • July 15, 2020 - CANCELLED
  • September 16, 2020 - CANCELLED
  • September 24, 2020 - Special Called
  • November 18, 2020
Staff
  • Tina Lee, Human Resources Department, Veterans Office, 512-974-3306
  • Karen Haywood, Human Resources Department, 512 974-3465
Annual Reports