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The Austin Animal Center Continues to Ask for the Community’s Help as Shelter Remains at Capacity

Zika Virus Information

Watch the Black History Program from February 11, 2016

Research and Planning News

The following policy updates are available on the 84th session of the Texas Legislature:

Other recently published reports by Research and Planning staff include:

Family Services News

LIHEAP is the program that funds the Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) at all seven Travis County Community Centers, helping low income residents pay their utility bills and achieve energy efficiency. More...

New WIC Income Guidelines Released, June 23, 2015 

Wondering what's for Dinner Tonight? Texas A&M AgriLife Extension has the answer! Watch this week's video!

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) News

Travis County is seeking input on the method of distribution for $5,531,116, a Regional Allocation, in Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Funds (CDBG-DR) offered by the Texas General Land Office through the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development. These dollars are for long term recovery needs related to the May and October 2015 floods. A public comment period on the draft Method of Distribution will be held from October 20-November 2, 2016. A Public Hearing will be held on October 25, 2016 at 9:00a.m at the Travis County Commissioners Court (700 Lavaca, Austin, TX.) For more information click here.

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Sherri Fleming,
County Executive

502 East Highland Mall Blvd
Austin, TX 78752 (Map)
Phone: (512) 854-4100
Fax: (512) 279-2197

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