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Council doesn’t adopt convention center petition

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 by Elizabeth Pagano

In a remarkably brief meeting Monday, Austin City Council opted not to adopt the convention center petition. Council had the choice of adopting the petition, as written, as part of city code or sending the matter to an election to be decided by voters. With no discussion but a brief clarification on the vote, Council unanimously decided against the first action by not taking any action on the item.

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