Friday, December 12, 2014 by Michael Kanin

Video: Council rundown, December 11, 2014

Monitor Publisher Mike Kanin joins KXAN‘s Sally Hernandez for a quick rundown of Council’s final meeting of 2014. Video embedded below.

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Austin City Council: The Austin City Council is the body with legislative purview over the City of Austin. It offers policy direction, while the office of the City Manager implements administrative actions based on those policies. Until 2012, the body contained seven members, including the city's Mayor, all elected at-large. In 2012, City of Austin residents voted to change that system and now 10 members of the Council are elected based on geographic districts. The Mayor continues to be elected at-large.

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