Travis County

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 by Michael Kanin

Eckhardt, Shea, Gomez win Travis County seats

There were no surprises Tuesday in the elections for the Travis County Commissioners Court. Sarah Eckhardt handily defeated Republican Mike McNamara for County Judge by about a 2-1 margin. In Precinct 2, Brigid Shea defeated Republican Raymond Frank, also by…

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 by Mark Richardson

Report: County jail needs better medical facilities

Travis County‚Äôs correctional facilities have an adequate number of beds to handle its jail’s projected population for the next two decades, but current facilities for inmates with medical and mental health needs are acutely inadequate.That was among the key findings…

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