Reimagining Public Safety Budget Changes Approved

On August 13, 2020 City Council approved reductions and re-investments from the Austin Police Department (APD) budget to fund health, housing and critical services.

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City-Community Reimagining Public Safety Task Force

On August 17, the City Manager’s Office convened a City-Community Reimagine Task Force. The group will meet regularly and work collaboratively to develop community-centered recommendations that will help shape the public safety transformation process in Austin.

Learn more about the task force.


Share your thoughts and ideas

Your voice is an important part of the Reimagining Public Safety process.  Your input can help shape future policy.  There are several ways for you to join the conversation over the coming months.

Find out how to get started.