Please join Stephanie Swanson from the League of Women Voters of Texas and Joaquin Gonzalez from the Texas Civil Rights Project as we discuss what's in store for the upcoming legislative session and help you prepare testimony for the House and Senate Redistricting Committees. Due to...

SummaryA lot has been done since City Council voted to make $150 million in historic cuts & potential changes to APD over the summer. Keep reading for an update on the latest! Action BoxParticipate in our city's effort to reimagine public safety by taking a survey...

SummaryElection Day is over, and while the presidential race is still uncertain, here in Austin, we passed two major transportation propositions & broke all kinds of voter turnout records. Action BoxIf you live in Austin City Council District 6 or 10, you still have one...

SummaryElection Day is November 3rd. Get the answers to all your voting-related questions in our latest guide. Action BoxVote! Vote! Vote! There’s still time to vote in this election! Been putting it off because you’re unsure about how to actually vote? Don’t worry, we’ve got the...

Over the last year, our country and state experienced unprecedented challenges, resilient successes, and shifts toward a better future. Join Texas Homeless Network as we invite speakers from around the state and the country to examine the state of homelessness in Texas and the future...

This post is sponsored by MoveATX. All Austin Common sponsors are screened by The Austin Common team to ensure they’re doing good for their employees, customers, our community, and the planet. With all the talk this election cycle about the future of transportation in Austin, you might...

SummaryThere are two candidates running to represent District 7 (central/north Austin) on City Council. Action BoxVote! Vote! Vote! And don't forget to vote in these important local races as well. Live in central/north Austin? Interested in police reform? Our city's response to homelessness? Climate change? There's...

SummaryThere are three candidates running to represent District 4 (north/east Austin) on City Council. Action BoxVote! Vote! Vote! And don't forget to vote in these important local races as well. Live in north/east Austin? Interested in police reform? Our city's response to homelessness? There's going to...

SummaryThere are four candidates running to represent District 6 (northwest Austin) on City Council. Action BoxVote! Vote! Vote! And don't forget to vote in these important local races as well. Live in northwest Austin? Interested in police reform? Our city's response to homelessness? There's going to...

We know you have a lot of a pent-up Pride, well here's your chance to let it all out! We want every LGBTQ+ person and ally in Austin to turn out and vote like your rights, future, dignity, and life depend on it--because they do!...