Encouraged by low key indicators, health leaders move cautiously into a new phase of the pandemic
Austin Public Health still recommends taking precautions indoors during spring break and festival season.
Infections declining; leaders encouraged by increased mask wearing and social distancing
Watson was mayor of the city from 1997 to 2001 and is focused on tackling the rising cost of living, homelessness, public safety and transportation.
Former Austin mayor and Democratic state Sen. Kirk Watson has also expressed interest in running for the position, as has City Council member Kathie Tovo. Two...