On the November 8, 2022, ballot, Austin Community College District (ACC) taxpayers will vote on a proposed $770 million general obligation bond. The bond includes funds to support projects across all regions of the district.
Projects dedicated for the South region will serve the Southeast and Southwest portions of the district. It includes building a new campus center at the college’s property in Southeast Travis County and a new campus in Southwest Travis County on the Pinnacle property as well as updates at Hays, Riverside, and South Austin campuses.
Below is a breakdown of the types of projects you can expect at each site.
|Southeast Travis County||$200 million||New campus center focused on Advanced Manufacturing and Skilled Trades, including Welding, Automotive Technology, and Building Construction Technology, along with General Education classrooms and Student Services.|
|Hays||$100 million||Health Sciences | Significant expansion including Professional Nursing and other programs|
|Pinnacle||$75 million||General Education | Computer Science, Business, and Health Care Offerings|
|Riverside||$10 million||Expansion of Student Services | Childcare, Student Health Services & Modernization of Campus Technology|
|South Austin||$5 million||Expansion of Student Services | Childcare, Student Health Services & Modernization of Campus Technology|
The college is able to issue bonds without raising its tax rate. Read more here.
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