Local Government

Rec Center brings up concerns

Two weeks after an Austin City Council work session discussion about the proposed $35 million Austin Community Recreation Center project at the Austin Municipal Plant, ... Read more | Add your comment

City favors true county assessor model

The Austin City Council favors Mower County potentially changing the way it assesses property values for taxes. Read more | Add your comment

Council approves Spam Museum exterior

Council approves Spam Museum exterior

The Spam Museum is officially ready to complete exterior construction and landscaping after the Austin City Council awarded two bids for concrete and landscaping work ... Read more | Add your comment

Bill would give incentive for workforce housing

A local senator has initiated several bills he hopes will pass in this year’s legislative session. District 27 Sen. Dan Sparks, DFL-Austin, has made changes ... Read more | Add your comment

City Council set to award bids for Spam exterior

The Austin City Council is scheduled to award bids for the exterior pavement and landscaping outside of the new Spam Museum at 101 Third Ave. ... Read more | Add your comment