Category: System Progress

Image shows a roadmap zoomed into Austin with the words "Dig into Data: Using the Austin/Travis County Homelessness Response System Dashboard"
October 21, 2021

Dig into homelessness data using new dashboard

AUSTIN (Oct. 21, 2021) -- A new dashboard provides direct access for the first time to regularly-updated in-depth homelessness data covering housing...
February 3, 2021

HUD renews $11 million in CoC program funds to 10 Austin organizations

AUSTIN, Texas (Feb. 3, 2021) – Ten homeless service providers in Austin/Travis County will be renewed for funds of more than $11 million in...
December 14, 2020

Slowing the jail-to-homelessness inflow

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUSTIN, Texas (Dec. 14, 2020) -- Travis County Commissioners voted last week to approve an agreement with the Ending...
August 13, 2020

Homeless response gets a big boost in Austin’s budget

AUSTIN, Texas (August 13, 2020) -- The Austin City Council approved the city's budget Thursday, which includes historic levels of investment into...
June 12, 2020

Housing equity: Austin leaders take positive steps

AUSTIN, Texas (June 12, 2020) -- The Austin City Council on Thursday voted unanimously to direct staff to write rules limiting checks of criminal...