City of Austin, Arkansas

In the City of Austin, we are defined less by boundaries on a map than by the sense of shared values our residents hold dear. Small town values, guided growth, preservation of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that makes City of Austin a wonderful place to call home.

City Offices 3/30/2020 thru 4-3-2020 limited lobby.

Please call ahead will attempt curbside.

Use payment drop box or call for amounts due.


Spring Clean


April 13th THRU April 17th


(Orchard Estates, Shadow Creek & Quapaw)

Reference:  If Tuesday is your normal sanitation day.

April 20th THRU APRIL 24th


(Austin Village, Carriage Court, Cross Creek & Weathering Heights

Reference:  If Wednesday is your normal sanitation day.


Sanitation schedule for clean-up means

Monday thru Friday not just your garbage day.

Austin Waterworks now offering integrated online access to view and pay your bill.

Follow this link for instructions.

Attention Iphone/Ipad users must allow popups.  

Settings > Safari > block popups slide to off.

Online payment Instructions

Click the RED button to pay online.

  Municipality Code:  AustinAR007

Austin Waterworks Online Payment


Yard Sale Information



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Upcoming Events

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Austin District Court (CANCELLED)


Austin District Court

Doors open 4:15 pm

Planning Commission (CANCELLED)


Must notify City Hall before April 6 to be added to the agenda.  Please provide documentation for 8 members.  Any Public Hearings will be conducted prior to scheduled Planning Commission meeting.

Spring Clean April


Spring Clean April

Recent News

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Spring Cleanup and City Hall update



As a smaller community we are in this together and we will continue to protect and lookout for each other.  Austin City Hall is currently open by phone call or appointment only.  We have a new drop box for water & court payments.  Please indicate on...

Garbage/Sanitation COVID-19


The driver will not be getting out of his truck to pick up items that do not fit inside the can.  Waste Connections has deemed it unsafe and hazardous to their employees.  Yard waste that is properly bundled will continue to be picked up.  Only the green...

UA for Medical Sciences online screening for COVID-19


The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is providing free, online screening for COVID-19 through the UAMS Health Now. UAMS Health Now is a 24-hour digital connection to health care professionals that will provide screening and offer next step...