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Commission on Seniors

The Commission on Seniors shall serve as an advisory board to the council concerning the quality of life for senior citizens in the Austin area and to help ensure older adults are productive, independent, and healthy.

The commission shall advise the council on issues related to the senior population in the Austin area; evaluate and recommend programs, policies, and practices that create a positive impact and reduce the burden on seniors; determine the needs of seniors in the Austin community, and advise council regarding these needs; and promote the contributions of seniors to the cultural, economic, and historical value of Austin.

See Section 2-1-131 of the City Code for additional duties.

Meetings: 
  • Second Wednesday of the month
  • 12 p.m.
  • Boards & Commissions Room (unless listed otherwise)

Meeting Documents:

View Agendas, Approved Minutes and Supporting Documents

2018 Meeting Schedule:

  • January 10, 2018                                            
  • February 14, 2018                                            
  • March 7, 2018 - Wheels of Central Texas, 3227 E. 5th St., West Building, Rm. 232, 78702                                                     
  • April 11, 2018
  • April 13, 2018 - Joint Meeting with Mayor's Committee for People with Disabilities                                                   
  • May 9, 2018                                                             
  • June 13, 2018 - South Austin Neighborhood Center, 2508 Durwood St., Austin, TX 78704                                                     
  • July 11, 2018                                                       
  • August 8, 2018 - Meals on Wheels, 3227 E. 5th St., Austin, TX 78702                                              
  • September 12, 2018 - Chestnut Community Center, 1183 Chestnut Ave., Austin, TX 78723                                   
  • October 10, 2018                                         
  • November 14, 2018                                 
  • December 12, 2018
Staff: 
  • Michelle Friedman, Austin Public Health, 512-972-5069
  • Elena Smart, Austin Public Health, 512-972-5034
  • Adrienne Sturrup, Ausitn Public Health, 512-972-5167
Annual Reports: