Last night, we hosted a community forum on the recent changes to the camping and sit/lie ordinances. Nearly 400 hundred community members attended the event which featured a panel discussion on the impact of the changes, enforcement of the new laws, and what’s ahead.
Chief Brian Manley, Austin Police Department
Veronica Briseño, City of Austin Interim Homeless Strategy Officer
Bill Brice, Vice President, Investor Relations, Downtown Austin Alliance
Moderator: Dean Angela Evans, LBJ School of Public Affairs
Below you will find the full audio recording of last night’s event. If you want to skip directly to the panel discussion, it begins approximately 10 minutes into the recording.
You can find FAQs about the recent ordinance changes, including audience questions from the forum here.
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