Austin Leaders Leverage $2.38 Million in Municipal Investments for Youth

Education and Youth
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 18:15

Austin Leaders Leverage $2.38 Million in Municipal Investments for Youth

With a 7-0 vote, city council members approved the reallocation of $2.38 Million additional dollars in the 2013-2014 budget to workforce development and youth programs at parks, schools and libraries, even while decreasing the tax rate.  This money was added, at Austin Interfaith‘s urging, in the last two days of budget negotiations.  More here