Austin is in a housing crisis and it’s time to take a bold step in fighting it!
This November, Austin voters will have the opportunity to support a housing bond to create affordability for thousands of Austinites. City Council will be hearing public testimony on June 14 and June 28. The council vote will be on June 28. Join us!
Fourteen organizations have come together to demand the Austin City Council to put $300 million for affordable housing on the ballot. Sign this petition and join the following community organizations in fighting for a $300 million housing bond!
Austin Democratic Socialists of America
Austin Justice Coalition
ADAPT of Texas
Austin Cooperative Business Association
Austin Tenants Council
Downtown Austin Neighborhood Association
Friends of Austin Neighborhoods
Left Up to Us
Texas Alliance for Retired Americans
Texas Low Income Housing Information Service
Workers Defense Action Fund
$300 million was also endorsed by the Austin Anti-Displacement Task Force. And our effort is getting national attention! Check out this Nation article, Activists in Austin Have a Novel Plan to Tackle its Affordable-Housing Crisis.