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Drones: Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Get Tested for COVID-19 Hágase la prueba del COVID-19

Get Tested for COVID-19 Hágase la prueba del COVID-19

Spring Newsletter

City Survey Results

   

The Austin Transfer Station will be reopening to the public on Monday, May 4th, 2020 with expanded hours.

• Expanded Public Hours, May 4th thru May 16th o Mon. – Fri., 11:00am to 5:00pm o Saturday, 7:00am to Noon • Normal Public Hours, May 18th and beyond o Tues. & Thur., 1:00pm to 5:00pm o Saturday, 7:00am to Noon Residents are asked to be patient with long lines, maintain social distancing, wear a [...]

Statewide Homemade Mask Drive

Statewide Homemade Mask Drive Gov. Walz and Lt. Gov. Flanagan have launched a week-long statewide homemade mask drive to encourage Minnesotans to create homemade masks for donation and highlight the importance of workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Minnesotans can deliver homemade masks to their local fire department on Saturday, April 25 [...]

Due to Covid19, burning permits will not be issued within the City of Austin.

Burn Permits and Opening Burning within the City of Austin Due to Covid19, burning permits will not be issued within the City of Austin. Any violations for burning within the City of Austin when a permit is required will result in citations being issued. Recreational fires are allowed with unpainted and untreated wood, coal or [...]

The City of Austin was recently awarded over $843,000 of grants from The Hormel Foundation.

The City of Austin was recently awarded over $843,000 of grants from The Hormel Foundation.  The City Council approved this award at the December 2nd council meeting.  The projects that these grants funded are listed below.  We would like to express our sincere appreciation towards The Hormel Foundation and their generous contributions to the City [...]

Austin Utilities Wellhead Protection Plan

  As a public water provider, Austin Utilities is required by the federal Safe Drinking Water Act to develop a plan to understand where their source water comes from and how vulnerable it may be to contamination, and also to identify potential sources of contamination based on geologic vulnerability and management strategies addressing potential contaminants. [...]

REQUEST TO FILL VACANCIES ON BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS, HONORARY COUNCIL MEMBER AND ELECTION JUDGE

REQUEST TO FILL VACANCIES ON BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS The City of Austin is accepting applications for open positions on several boards and commissions, see the list below. Sustainability Taskforce               Cable TV Committee Library Board                                [...]