Buried under all the rhetoric and finger pointing,about Austin's affordability crisis, there is one simple fact that City Hall keeps trying to bury. We will never have affordability until we have accountability.
We need City officials to start doing what they have promised to do with the money they have been entrusted with, and we need this to be done in an ethical and just manner.
Bill Oakey has more about this over
"City Council resolutions with lofty language such as, “Now therefore, be it resolved…The City Manager Is Directed To,” and “This report is due back to the City Council no later than…” etc. carry about as much weight under today’s procedures as a feather in a hurricane."