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February 25, 2015 - 15:19:19

Have you noticed the cool, new colorful building at the corner of 11th Street and San Jacinto? You may have thought it’s yet another new expensive downtown condo building, but for a...

Tagged: Permanent Supportive Housing

January 22, 2015 - 12:08:23

It’s a Monday morning, the start of the new week.  You get ready for work then walk to catch your bus which is located about 10 minutes from your house.  The bus stop is located on a market street...

Tagged: complete communities

January 20, 2015 - 14:39:08

Homelessness affects our entire community.  The men and women who live on the streets are the most vulnerable souls amongst us, yet the only difference between their needs and the needs of the...


November 24, 2014 - 14:42:23

An endless number of “green” buildings does not a sustainable city make. The infrastructure that serves buildings, as well as the neighborhoods that are formed by multiple blocks and the people...

Tagged: Seaholm

October 15, 2014 - 11:04:04

Discussing food in terms of food security or insecurity was relatively unknown before the 1970s, and wasn’t typically used to describe a family’s socioeconomic situation in the United States....

Tagged: Healthy Austin

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Imagine Austin is our plan for the future—and it’s in action today. Connect here with places, projects and people transforming our city into complete communities where your daily needs are met within a short trip.