Open Records

City to host open government symposium

Educating the public a worthwhile goal but being an open government would be better While the Texas Sunshine Coalition works to improve access to public information during the 2019...

Texas Sunshine Coalition seeks greater transparency

Sixteen organizations join efforts to overcome unfavorable court decisions that block access to vital information that should be public The 2019 session of the Texas...

City launched a new software system for responding to public information requests

Requestors can set up a customer account and then track requests through city website The City has taken a major leap into what may be...

City of Austin Fighting Transparency

The City of Austin has taken positions of late that appear to be at odds with its professed ongoing interest in open government.