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Austin Texas 4h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Los Miembros del Cabildo de la Ciudad de Austin comenzaran a deliberar mañana el propuesto presupuesto para el año 2019. Haz un clic aquí para obtener el resumen
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Austin Texas 4h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Thanks again for participating! We’ll have another poll tomorrow before starts its 1st deliberations on the proposed FY19 budget. Tune in live at & check out a snapshot of the proposed budget
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Austin Texas 5h
We had more than 600 responses to our three trivia polls, & 65% of the answers were correct. So, where does the City Budget money go? This video gives you the budget breakdown.
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Austin Texas 5h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Think you knew the answer to Funding Trivia Q3 about the ? See for yourself: Airport. Stay tuned for a final tally of today's polls, plus a video with more about the City budget.
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Austin Texas 6h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Answer to this morning’s Funding Trivia Q2: Austin Animal Shelter. Y'all are crushing it! Q3 of our budget trivia closes in 30 minutes, so submit your answers now!
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Austin Texas 6h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Here’s the answer to Funding Trivia Q1: Street maintenance. Looks like most of you got it right . The other two polls are still going, so check them out and test your knowledge!
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Austin Texas 8h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Funding Trivia Q3: Which of the following does the City of Austin fund?
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Austin Texas 9h
Replying to @austintexasgov
Funding Trivia Q2: Which of the following does the City of Austin fund?
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Austin Texas 10h
Try your hand at Funding Trivia today! Q1: Which of the following does the City of Austin fund?
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Austin Texas Aug 13
We delivered half of the supplies City staff donated to 7 local schools today for . The rest go out Wednesday. Thanks, team!
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Austin Texas Aug 13
Learn about your rights to Fair Chance Hiring and Earned Sick Time at any of our three Know Your Rights! community events (Aug. 23rd, 25th, & 28th). Visit to learn more about locations and times.
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Austin Texas Aug 13
Replying to @austintexasgov
We asked you roughly what % of the City’s annual revenue comes from property tax. The answer: About 15%. Watch the video to learn more.
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Austin Texas Aug 13
Replying to @ryetavid
Hi Ryan, a number of projects are planned with pedestrians in mind. You can view more details about proposals under the Mobility outcome starting page 78 of the Proposed FY2019 Budget document:
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Austin Texas Aug 13
Replying to @austin_rosey
Hi Andy, you're right, a significant portion of taxes collected by AISD are recaptured by the State. But the point of this chart is to highlight who collects your taxes, and in particular what portion is collected by the City of Austin.
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Austin Texas Aug 13
Replying to @markadams @AustinISD
Hi Mark, you're right, a significant portion of taxes collected by AISD are recaptured by the State. But the point of this chart is to highlight who collects your taxes, and in particular what portion is collected by the City of Austin.
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Austin Texas Aug 13
The St. John Branch Library, 7500 Blessing Ave., Northeast Austin, is closing for the rest of the day, Monday, August 13, due to lack of air conditioning. Apologies for the inconvenience.
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Austin Texas Aug 13
Replying to @antchineche
Hi Mimi, has set public hearings on the proposed tax rate that it will ultimately adopt for fiscal year 2019 for August 22 at 1:00 p.m. and August 30 at 4:00 p.m., both at Austin City Hall (please note: NOT 8/23).
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Austin Texas Aug 13
OK, Austin. Let’s see what you know about the ! Roughly what % of the City’s annual revenue comes from property tax?
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Austin Texas Aug 12
Replying to @austintexasgov
Did you know? Only a portion of your property tax dollars go the City of Austin. In FY 2018, the City of Austin’s portion of the estimated typical tax bill was 20.6%
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Austin Texas Aug 12
Replying to @namerson5
Thank you for letting us know. We've passed that feedback along and hope to get it resolved soon!
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