Bring your valued voice to the table about a number of topics and initiatives. Participate in City government online or in person, and find ways to give your input!

Find ways to give input

There are many ways you can get involved and share your ideas about how to improve the City of Austin. Find what works for you in the list of ways to participate below and join in!

Share your ideas online through SpeakUp Austin!

Visit the "SpeakUp Austin!" website to explore projects and meetings on the web and learn how to participate online in the many conversations taking place within our Austinite community. Learn about what's happening, join in, see what others think, and give your own feedback.

Participate in City Council meetings

Participate in City Council Meetings: Be part of the decision-making process. Attend City Council meetings: listen in and speak up on the different topics being discussed. 

Contact Austin 311 for suggestions

Got an idea to make Austin better? Tell us through Austin 311 by phone or app. When calling, let us know it's about making our community better. We'll keep you updated on topics we need opinions on through our app.

Join Boards and Commissions

Help shape decisions by getting involved with Boards and Commissions. Attend meetings, watch them online, or apply to represent your District when positions are vacant. 

Stay connected

Follow us on Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | NextDoor for updates on how you can engage with the community.

Other ways to help

Volunteer with the City of Austin: There are many ways you can volunteer to improve our community. These opportunities help support City programs and enhance life in Austin.