Action taken by the City Council during the meeting of: Thursday, August 11, 2022
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1.Discussion regarding the City of Austin Fiscal Year 2022-2023 Proposed Budget, including process and procedures. Conducted
Parks and Recreation
2.Approve an ordinance waiving City Code Section 25-1-502 related to Planning Commission review of parkland dedication requirements for commercial developments. Withdrawn
Public Hearings and Possible Actions
3.Conduct a public hearing and consider an ordinance amending City Code Chapter 25-1 to require parkland dedication for commercial developments. Postponed to August 17, 2022
4.Discuss legal issues related to budget matters (Private Consultation with legal counsel - Section 551.071 of the Government Code). Conducted
5.Discuss legal issues related to the November 8, 2022 election (Private consultation with legal counsel - Section 551.071 of the Government Code). Conducted
6.Approve a resolution ratifying a Declaration of Local State of Disaster in response to concerns
related to confirmed and probable orthopoxvirus/monkeypox cases in Texas and in Austin-Travis
County; and consenting to continuation of the disaster declaration for a period of more than seven
days. An emergency exists under Section 551.045 of the Government Code because the current
outbreak of orthopoxvirus/monkeypox cases within Austin-Travis County represents an imminent
threat to public health and safety.
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