Eight candidates are running for the District 7 council seat. Many subjects were covered Thursday; some citywide, and some unique to this North Austin district.
The crowd packed into the Alamo Drafthouse as the candidates sounded off on familiar issues like traffic and skyrocketing property taxes. District 7 is largely dependent on Burnet Road, so development there is crucial. Many candidates talked about expanding bus routes to alleviate some congestion.
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