Home Events Community Civic Events

Civic Events for Fri., Dec. 25
  • Community

    Civic Events

    City of Austin "How to Help" Portal

    Looking for the right way to help your community during the pandemic? Or do you have a volunteer opportunity that you want to list? Visit the city's "How to Help" portal to make a match. The portal includes ways to help from home, donation drives, and active community engagement opportunities.
     
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Draft Transportation Criteria Manual Review

    The draft defines the rules, requirements, and technical guidelines for building mobility infrastructures. Feedback can be made on transit systems, bike and urban trails, and pedestrian zones, among other items in the manual.
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Free COVID-19 Neighborhood Testing

    No insurance or doctor's referral is needed. Scheduling an appointment ahead of time is strongly recommended (make one here), but no one will be turned away. Immigration status is not asked.
    Wed., Dec. 23, 3-7pm; Fri., Dec. 25, 8am-1pm; Sat., Dec. 26, 8am-1pm; Mon., Dec. 28, 8am-1pm; Wed., Dec. 30, 3-7pm. Free.  
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Holiday City Operations

    City administrative offices and other municipal facilities will be closed in observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. If your normal residential trash, recycling, compost, and yard trimmings collection day falls on or after Christmas Day, or if it falls after the holiday in the same week, your collection will “slide” by one day. So Fri., Dec. 25, collection slides to Sat., Dec. 26, and Sat., Dec. 26, collection slides to Sun., Dec. 27, and so on.
    Thu.-Fri., Dec. 24-25
    Citywide
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Holiday Traveling Risk

    Traveling is a high-risk activity due to COVID-19. Austin Public Health encourages the community to safely celebrate virtually during the holiday season.
    Ongoing  
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Project Connect Virtual Open House

    The virtual open house is designed to welcome a new round of feedback on Austin's high-capacity transit plan.
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Request for Proposals: TEMPO 2021

    Art in Public Places' TEMPO program seeks proposals from practicing visual artists or artist teams for short-term, outdoor art installations.
    Deadline: Tue., Jan. 26, 2021, 5pm  
    Online
  • Community

    Civic Events

    Suffrage Now: A 19th Amendment Centennial Exhibition

    Contemporary Texas women photographers share photos commenting on the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
    Aug. 6-Jan. 31  
    Online

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle