George Floyd’s murder led to national protests and calls for the enactment of policing and social justice reforms, including here in Austin. We have made a commitment here to holding police officers accountable and to implementing social justice and policing reforms.
The city mourns Amanda and Alyssa Broderick and Willie Simmons III, the victims of Sunday's horrible violence. A nurse and mother and two talented student-athletes with bright futures are gone. My thoughts are with their friends and families. https://t.co/s5MbFW9CO2
A reminder that COVID isn't over, with only 27 percent of Travis County fully vaccinated and 39 percent still vulnerable to infection. Please stay vigilant, look out for each other, and look for expanded opportunities to get vaccinated in the weeks to come. https://t.co/Ipmt7uO7z9
Early voting starts today, Austinites! For more information on different propositions, your voting rights, and where to vote, visit a helpful guide created by the League of Women Voters: https://t.co/Ux46vwUYiZ. https://t.co/i94dHjUR78
Excited to share with you my new podcast, Walk With Me Austin! Each week we will discuss issues important to Austinites, and this week we are talking about the city's plan to address homelessness. https://t.co/bhr0harrL9https://t.co/793SlWygz3
A suspect has been identified in today's deadly shooting. The suspect is still on the run and is considered armed and dangerous. Please stay indoors if you are in the area. If you see anything or have any information, please call 911. https://t.co/aKl42vamYk
Location is the Arboretum Oaks Apartment at 9617 Great Hills Trails. Shooter not yet located. APD advising everybody to shelter in place and report suspicious activity. See APD tweet... seems to be a domestic issue... https://t.co/8uPVBUPA5c
Do you still need your free #COVID19 vaccine? Walk up to our site to get your first dose! 💉
📍 Delco Activity Center (4601 Pecan Brook Dr)
📅 Tomorrow (4/22) + Friday (4/23)
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UPDATE3: Active Attack/Shooter incident 9600 blk Great Hills Trl continues to be an active Law Enforcement scene. No additional patients have been reported or located at this time. 18 #ATCEMS assets are currently on scene. Continue to avoid the area. More information to follow.
UPDATE 2: Active Attack/Shooter incident in the 9600 blk of Great Hills Trl; #ATCEMS has 15 response assets on-scene. No reports of other patients at this time. All assets staged & prepared to enter into the immediate incident location. More to Follow...
UPDATE: Active Attack incident in the 9600 blk of Great Hills Trl; To this point #ATCEMSMedics have obtained Deceased On Scene pronouncements of 3 adult patients. This is still an active scene, please continue to avoid the area. More to Follow...
⚠️Weather Alert: Potential for severe thunderstorms this afternoon (04/15) for the #Austin area.
⛈️Strong to severe storms are possible this afternoon with hail and high winds. Western counties are under a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 3pm.
Continue to monitor for updates. https://t.co/6bhsfKb91F
The @CTXFoodBank continues to see high demand for food assistance in our community. Throughout the pandemic, they’ve served 75,000+ people each week.
The next food distribution is taking place this Thursday at the Expo Center 🥗🍑🧀🥔 Please help spread the word! https://t.co/WmyO3tbbhH
Today there will be hearing SB 987 which would criminalize living outside and institute a statewide camping ban even if municipalities have instituted policies to protect our unhoused Texans. Share your thoughts by calling Committee members today: https://t.co/DFLWt7pAOs#txlegehttps://t.co/z2hAaGeoYf