"We want to know when our city leaders are going to settle with the people of Austin and fix our broken system of police accountability so this does not happen again."
- The Austin Police Accountability Coalition (APAC)
Austin city council members have a choice to make on Thursday, July 29.
At 11:45am APAC is hosting a Rally for Reform at City Hall. At noon, John Bush will address council about police accountability as part of citizens communications. Later in the afternoon or evening, the city council will vote on whether to accept the $750,000.00 Sanders family settlement for the death of their son at the hands of Officer Quintana. Citizens of Austin can sign up to address city council regarding the settlement and public comment is expected.
Your presence is needed at this week's Austin City Council Meeting, *Thursday, May 27th @ 10AM*. The Council will be voting to sign an interlocal agreement which will make the Austin Regional Intelligence Center (ARIC) operational.
John Bush is the director of TAG (TAGTexas.org) and hosts a radio show Austin Liberty Beat on 90.1 FM (RuleOfLawRadio.com). Check out his take on the Austin police chief's new forced-blood-draw program + humanize, harmonize and localize!