Access information about the City of Austin's boards and commissions, including meeting documents, members and meeting location.
Citizens can participate in a council meeting in two ways: (1) general citizen communication and (2) speaking on specific agenda items.
The Austin City Code, City Charter, and Technical Criteria Manuals are available online through the Municode website.
Under State Local Government Code Chapter 176, city vendors and local government officers are required to file Form CIQ or CIS, respectively, when a relevant conflict exists.
Access the Council Meeting Information Center to find council meeting agendas and minutes, ordinances, resolutions, election documents and more. This includes documents associated with Committees of Council, Council Corporations and Intergovernmental Entities.
The Office of the City Clerk provides a database of candidates and voting statistics for the City's elections from 1840 to the present. Access it by candidate name or election date.
The Office of the City Clerk is responsible for managing municipal elections including serving as contract administrator for election services with Hays, Travis, and Williamson counties.
This list shows the mayors in Austin's history in reverse chronological order. It ends with Mayor Edwin Waller, who surveyed the original town site in 1839.
City Code Chapter 4-8 (Regulation of Lobbyists) requires a person to register as a lobbyist if the person meets the requirements outlined in §4-8-3. In addition, a person who meets the registration requirements must file quarterly activity reports, pay the appropriate registration fee(s), and file a Notice of Termination upon termination of lobbying activities.
The City is pleased to recognize the people, programs and events that make Austin unique by issuing proclamations and other recognitions.