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Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell Endorses A New Way Forward

Mayor calls attorney the “most trustworthy” candidate BY MICHAEL KING, 5:00PM, MON. OCT. 27 Monday afternoon in front of City Hall, Mayor Lee Leffingwell endorsed attorney Steve Adler to succeed him as mayor of Austin, saying Adler has spent 36 years “working to make Austin a better place.” While avoiding direct criticism of the otherRead More

Austin American-Statesman Endorses Steve Adler for Austin Mayor

By Editorial Board It took a lot to knock us from our conviction that the next mayor should be one who has experience on the job as Austin embarks on a new governing system in which nearly all – if not all — council members will be inexperienced in governing.Read More

Steve Adler for Mayor Releases First Television Ad

Steve Adler, candidate for Austin mayor released the first of several ads to air on Austin TV airwaves today. In this thirty-second spot, Adler addresses the issues he’s hearing over and over from people all across Austin: – Fairness and reform in property taxes and utility rates. – Streamlining the permit process soRead More


We need to make sure that families that want to keep living here can afford to do so. We have reached a crisis point with home values rising 3.5X’s faster than incomes and people being pushed out of town. That is wrong. I personally sat down with dozens of publicKnow More

Our Future: Education

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FULL PDF “Education is the key to Austin’s continued success. We have a moral imperative to give our children the tools they need to succeed. Helping Austin to have the best schools is a critical part of the Mayor’s job – especially when those in charge atKnow More

Traffic Congestion

It’s time to get Austin moving. It’s time to stop talking and start acting. We have nearly two million people in the Austin metropolitan area and we will have four million people in 25 to 30 years.  When that day comes, I can’t imagine an Austin without an integrated transportationKnow More

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