Central Texas top stories for July 06, 2023. Austin Water addressing taste, odor issue. Arrest made in 2018 deadly San Marcos apartment fire. Northbound I-35 closed tonight in Georgetown. Leander Library Foundation expected to be dissolved. Austin Music Commission holds off on SXSW musician pay recommendation. Copa Airlines makes Austin-Bergstrom International Airport more international.
The City of Austin’s Economic Development Department just raised their rate of pay for musicians to $200 per hour per musician. Hear why that happened, and how they hope this change will inspire other departments.