Safety Measures: COVID-19 Resources
Below you'll find information and resources to help keep you informed
March 31, 2020
As of March 30, 2020
As of March 27, 2020
As of March 26, 2020
New Travis County COVID-19 Public Dashboard Launched, City of Austin
As of March 25, 2020
As of March 24, 2020
“Stay home, work safe” shelter-in-place order issued for Austin-Travis County. The order goes into effect tonight at 11:59 pm.
As of March 23, 2020
As of March 21, 2020
Mayor Adler has signed an updated order requiring retail establishments, such as grocery stores, pharmacies and warehouse stores, to establish controls to require social distancing, which requires a 6-foot separation between patrons in line queuing in front of and inside stores.
The deadline for the U.S. Census has been extended by two weeks until mid-August. Click here to find out how to complete your census forms by phone, mail or online. By completely your forms now, you are minimizing the need for the Census Bureau to send census takers out into communities to follow up.
As of March 20, 2020
This Thursday’s City Council meeting will begin at 2:00 pm and will be available to watch live on ATXN. Mayor Adler, five (5) Council Members, and the City Manager will be attending the meeting in person, while the remainder of the Council will be participating remotely. Click here for the revised agenda. Public comment will be allowed via telephone, but no in-person input will be allowed. All speakers must register by noon on Wednesday. Click here to sign up to speak remotely.
As of March 19, 2020
As of March 18, 2020
The city of Austin is modifying its operations and some public services will be suspended until Monday, March 30, 2020.
- All library branches will be closed
- All non-essential Municipal Court dockets will be rescheduled
- Austin Animal Center will be closed to the public
- All pools, golf courses, athletic programs, recreation centers, and cultural centers will be closed
As of March 17, 2020
Community Resources & Information
Our Downtown Ambassadors are hard at work to keep downtown clean and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with increased cleaning efforts, they are setting up handwashing stations, practicing social distancing, and sharing information on good hygiene practices. Watch this video to see them in action.
Contact the ambassadors at (512) 937-7422 for safety escorts, graffiti removal and more. Click here for a full list of their services.
If you have additional information that would be helpful to the downtown community, please email us at email@example.com.