Media Coverage

The convention Center and prop B in the News

FOX 7 – August 26, 2019
FOX 7 Discussion: Expansion of convention center

KXAN – August 23, 2019
Austin asked to re-write ballot language on convention center ordinance by appeals court

FOX 7 – August 23, 2019
FOX 7 Discussion: Expansion of convention center

Austin Chronicle – August 23, 2019
Residents to Vote for Hotel Occupancy Tax Allocation, Soccer

Austin-American Statesman – August 19, 2019
Travis County calls for hotel tax election

Austin-American Statesman – August 16, 2019
Local fight over hotel taxes might be symptom of state revenue cap

KUT – August 9, 2019
Austin Raises Hotel Tax To Expand Convention Center. But Development Is Up To Voters.

KXAN – August 8, 2019
Austin City Council votes to raise hotel occupancy tax, angering county leaders

 KXAN – July 29, 2019

Petition meets threshold to bring Austin convention center expansion to a public vote