The Texas Public Information Act gives you the right to access government records, and the public information officer may not ask why you want them. All government information is presumed to be available to the public, with certain exceptions. Request public records online.
Please note, the City of Austin has submitted a catastrophe notice to the Texas Office of the Attorney General to suspend certain deadlines under the Texas Public Information Act for seven calendar days, from February 21, 2021 to February 28, 2021. This notice and the suspension will allow City departments involved in the response to the winter weather to continue to provide life-saving assistance to its residents.