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Council Transcripts

The City of Austin offers closed-caption logs of Council sessions aired on the City’s municipal cable TV access channel (Channel 6). These logs are not official records of council meetings and cannot be relied on for official purposes.

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512-974-2210 City Clerk

CrimeViewer

CrimeViewer is a web mapping application that accesses crime information from APD’s police reports database. Searches may be accomplished using several geographic boundaries.

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3-1-1 Police

Criminal History Check/Clearance Letter/Fingerprinting

NOTICE: Due to precautions related to COVID19, fingerprinting services at Austin Police Headquarters are suspended beginning Monday, March 16, 2020. Services will be suspended until further notice. 

In the meantime, please visit IdentiGo: https://www.identogo.com/locations/texas

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The Austin Police Department DOES NOT provide criminal history checks or “Clearance Letters” for those persons requesting that service. Complete arrest records should be requested from the Texas Department of Public Safety. https://www.dps.texas.gov/administration/crime_records/pages/faq.htm    

The Austin Police Department DOES provide fingerprinting services every Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at APD Headquarters, 715 East 8th St. If you require fingerprinting, the service fee is $12 for a full set of prints on two fingerprint cards. A $6 fee is charged for each additional card needed. Only cash, check or money order is accepted. 

 

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512-974-5128 Police

Current Annual Comprehensive Financial Report

The Annual Comprehensive Financial Reports  for the City of Austin are available. The archives are of prior reports.

Please note: The electronic report is identical to the printed version of the document. The report has not been updated for developments subsequent to the date of the independent auditor's report.

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5129742600 Finance

Development Process Team

The Development Process Team helps homeowners and small businesses navigate the development process. The Development Process Team answers questions about permits and City Code, connects customers with technical experts across the City, and offers helpful tools and resources for customers who may be less familiar with the permitting and development process. 

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512-974-1040 Austin 3-1-1

Diabetes Education and Prevention Classes

Learn about free nutrition or diabetes education classes, available at locations throughout Travis County.

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512-972-5222 Health

Drainage Concerns and Maintenance

Call 3-1-1 to report flooding, erosion and other drainage problems such as debris blocking the flow of water in a creek, a clogged inlet or culvert, standing water in a pond (for more than 72 hours) or high vegetation.

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3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

Drainage Easement Releases

Do you have a drainage easement on your property that you would like released? Please email us with a request for information before submitting an application. It may save you money. Applications are on the  Development Services Department’s Land Management webpage.

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512-974-9232 Watershed Protection

Election History

The City Clerk's office  provides a database of candidates and voting statistics for the City's elections from 1840 to the present. You may access it by candidate name or election date.

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512-974-2210 City Clerk

Elections

The Office of the City Clerk is responsible for managing municipal elections and has a variety of resources for both the general public and candidates running for office.

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512-974-2210 City Clerk

Email all Austin City Council Members

Email all Austin City Council Members from a single online form here.

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3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

Employment Verification

Email COAVOE@austintexas.gov with a written request for Verification of Employment (VOE) or Verification of Income (VOI). To fax a VOE request the Records Fax Number is 512-974-3214. Or call 512-974-3417 to verbally verify employment of current and previous City employees. For more information, see our contact information on the Human Resources Records Division page.

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512-974-3417 Human Resources

Expedited Building Plan Review

The Expedited team includes specialized reviewers that represent the following review disciplines: Building, Mechanical, Plumbing, Electric, Structure, Fire, Health, Industrial Waste, Arborist and Zoning. Applicants and their consultants will attend a pre-scheduled, single-review session with the Expedited team ready to make on-the-spot decisions and changes as needed. Contractors and owners will be encouraged to attend the review session. If the plans meet the respective codes and ordinances, permits can be issued following the review session.

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Austin 3-1-1

Expiring Contracts List

Download the current Expiring Contracts List to view a list of contracts that will be expiring.

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512-974-2500 Finance

Explore GIS maps

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3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

Facility Reservations

The Parks and Recreation Department's Office of Special Events coordinates reservations and filming requests at a number of facility and picnic sites within the Austin parks system. Contact the office at 512-974-6797 to set up a facility reservation

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512-974-6797 Parks and Recreation

File a complaint about a police officer

This service is for anyone who has had or witnessed an interaction with the Austin Police Department (APD) and wants to provide feedback. It is administered by the Office of Police Oversight (OPO), which is impartial and separate from the APD. File a complaint about the Austin Police Department online, over the phone, in person, or by mail. You do not have to provide your contact information.

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3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

File a PIR

The Texas Public Information Act (Texas Government Code, Chapter 552), gives you the right to access government records. Request City records here.

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3-1-1 Austin 3-1-1

File Police Reports Online

The APD’s online incident reporting system allows you to report a criminal incident to the Police Department. Entries into this system are for incidents that are not in progress and that present no threat of immediate harm to anyone.

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512-974-5000 Austin 3-1-1

Filing a Citizen Complaint

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512-974-4800 Municipal Court