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.


Fireworks Ordinance #5-2009

The use of fireworks is permitted within city limits on July 3rd until 10:00p.m., July 4th until 11:00p.m., and December 31st until 11:59 p.m.  Said use of fireworks is not allowed if a burn ban is in effect and properly posted.

Offices will be closed Friday, July 3, 2020.

City Hall is open for business.

Please wear a mask and practice social distancing.

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.  

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Online payment Instructions

Click the RED button to pay online.

  Municipality Code:  AustinAR007

Austin Waterworks Online Payment


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Upcoming Events

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Austin District Court


Austin District Court

Doors open 4:15 pm

City Council


Austin City Hall

Agenda deadline before 20

Austin District Court


Austin District Court

Doors open 4:15 pm

Recent News

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Water Main Update 2:15 PM


Update 2:15pm  Water is being restored.  There will be lower pressure through out the day as we flush hydrants and perform testing.  Austin Water apologizes for the inconvenience and disruption to our daily lives.  We do thank you for being understanding...

Reminder garbage is on schedule this week.


Garbage is on schedule this week.

USDA Lonoke County Commodities Update


Instead of our usual 9 sites for our TEFAP commodity distribution, we will only have 2 sites, due to Covid-19. One will be at the Lonoke County Fairgrounds and the other at the Ward Chamber. Although there will be only 2 sites, our clients are welcome to...