Austin Mayor Steve Adler and Travis County Judge Andy Brown have issued a local state of disaster for both the City of Austin and Travis County in response to severe winter weather conditions that occurred this week.
· Be constantly aware of your surroundings while outdoors
· Avoid walking under roof overhangs
· Never stand underneath a roof where icicles are present
· Do not place a ladder against a gutter covered with ice when inspecting your property
Updates regarding local conditions will continue to be posted on the City's main social media accounts (Twitter and Facebook), including those of Austin Transportation and Homeland Security and Emergency Management.