On November 6, 2018, voters in the City of Austin approved seven bond propositions totaling $925 million.

The approved propositions are:

On Tuesday, November 3, 2020, voters in the City of Austin approved two mobility propositions:

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.

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.

Strategic Facilities Plan

The City typically purchases existing office buildings when the opportunity or need arises. Many of the buildings we own are reaching the end of their usefulness or do not meet the functions for which they were intended. To meet our current and future facility needs and reduce the reliance on leased space, we have developed a public-private partnership approach to facilities acquisition which harnesses the commercial real estate market to provide a service which the City has not had much experience.