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Central Austin August 2012

Ozone levels a concern for Austin and regional entities

If the Environmental Protection Agency finds that the Austin area is in nonattainment of federal air quality standards, the EPA and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality will step in and enact a State Improvement Plan. more »

Aug 24, 2012 9:00 AM Central Austin

Emergency Service Pipes & Drums Association

The Emergency Service Pipes & Drums Association performs at cadet graduation ceremonies, parades and other community events. They will even go to bars on Sixth Street in full Scottish regalia and play on tabletops to raise money. more »

Aug 24, 2012 7:00 AM Northwest Austin 2 Comments

Proposed ACC tax rate to climb 0.3 percent for 2013

Associate Vice President Neil Vickers said the tax rate was "effectively flat." more »

Aug 7, 2012 12:00 AM Southwest Austin 3 Comments

Travis County commissioners to vote to raise own base salaries

Travis County Commissioners Court is scheduled to hold a public hearing July 31 on a plan to raise the base salaries of elected officials—including their own—who are not under a state-mandated salary cap by 3.5 percent. more »

Jul 10, 2012 10:51 PM Southwest Austin 1 Comments