Slight Chance Rain Showers
57
/ 42 °F
Slight Chance Rain Showers

Nov 22

2nd, 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th Street

Congress to Guadalupe

5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 12th, 13th and 14th Street

Colorado to Guadalupe

15th Street

Lavaca to Enfield Road

Nov 24

4th Street

Guadalupe to San Antonio

VIEW ALL

PLANNED STREET CLOSURES
 

Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call. LET’S GO

Close

Downtown is the epicenter of Austin’s 24/7 idea exchange. This is where enterprises headquarter and entrepreneurs incubate, all harnessing our city’s incredible talent pool, business-friendly infrastructure and uniquely collaborative culture. LET’S GO

Close

Downtown Austin offers residences to suit any style, whether you’re renting or putting down roots. This is where city excitement meets creature comforts – your walkable new neighborhood puts both nightly entertainment and daily essentials within easy reach.LET’S GO

Close

News

Forum on Downtown Public Order Concerns

April 25, 2016

Categories

Categories: 
News

Topics

Topics: 
community event
Public Safety
Homelessness
Facebook icon
Twitter icon
LinkedIn icon
e-mail icon
Join the Downtown Austin Alliance this Wednesday to hear from Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo, city officials, and social service leaders for a Downtown Forum on Public Order Concerns. This panel of community leaders will discuss work taking place on issues surrounding public safety, strategies for housing the homeless, and new approaches being taken to help those in need in our community.
 

Speakers include:
Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo, City of Austin; 
Kerry O’Connor, City of Austin Innovation Office
; Mitchell Gibbs, Front Steps/ARCH;
 Ann Howard, Ending Chronic Homelessness Association
 Commander; Pat Cochran, Austin Police Department
; Bill Brice, Downtown Austin Alliance

 

Moderated by: Stephen Roberts, Strasburger & Price LLP, Downtown Austin Alliance Safety Committee Chair and Board Member
 

Event Details:

Wednesday, April, 27, 2016
Breakfast: 8:00-8:30 a.m.; Program: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
St. David’s Episcopal Church, Sumner Hall
301 East 8th Street, Austin, TX 78701 
Walking and transit use are encouraged. No validated parking available on site. 
 

Event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP if you plan to attend.