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District 6 - Get Involved

Subscribe to the D6 Newsletter, Website, and Social Media

In addition to Council Member Flannigan’s robust social media presence, the District 6 office maintains a number of information channels:

District 6 NW Field Office

District 6 is the only Austin City Council District with an in-district field office. The D6 Field Office is located in The Crossing Shopping Center, next door to Shipley’s Donuts at:

10401 Anderson Mill Rd #101, Austin, TX 78750

Office Hours staffed by district volunteers are:

  • 9am-1pm, Monday, Wednesdays, and Fridays; and
  • 4-7pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays

Attend or Tune in to a Council Meeting

Austin City Council meetings are held every other week on Thursdays (except for summer and holiday season months). Check the schedule of upcoming council meetings to stay up-to-date with the latest council agendas.

Citizens may attend an Austin City Council meeting simply to listen. There are opportunities at each council meeting for Citizen Participation.

  • Citizens may sign up to speak on specific items that are on the agenda.
  • Time is set aside 12noon at each meeting for Citizen Communication, where up to 10 people may speak on the topic of their choosing.

Local media outlets broadcast Austin City Council Meetings live on a variety of platforms:

  • Online at ATXN Live
  • On TV at:
    • AT&T U-Verse – Channel 99
    • Google – Channel 6
    • Grande Communications – Channel 6
    • Spectrum Cable – Channel 6
  • On FM radio (audio signal only) at: KAZI-88.7FM and KAZI.org

Serve on a Board or Commission

The City's boards and commissions dive deep into issues that are important to your elected officials. If you're interested in serving you can:

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community. The City lists general volunteer opportunities on its Volunteer webpage. 

You also can find specific volunteer opportunities on the City's GivePulse portal, our official volunteer signup web portal. Peruse upcoming opportunities below, or visit the full GivePulse portal to create an account, learn about specific volunteer needs and get notices of upcoming opportunities.