May 29, 2024 - News

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🚛 Underscoring housing affordability issues, moving and storage company PODS Enterprises ranks Austin No. 5 among the top locations people are leaving this year. (Austin American-Statesman)

☕️ UK-based Costa Coffee is launching its vending machines at the Austin airport. (Austin Business Journal 🔒)

ğŸŽ¬ Quote du jour

An Austin city employee falsified records when using a city credit card, auditors say. (Austin Monitor)

  • According to the report, the employee used the card to rent an action movie in the "John Wick" series and submitted the receipt with the title altered to read "Work Place Shooter Safety Awareness."
  • He attached an email explaining that the video was needed because "employees had experienced violence in the streets and one driver was held up by a citizen."

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