- January 12, 2016

Travis County To Debate Open Carry Policy For Employees


For many years, there has been a policy in place stating Travis County employees cannot bring deadly weapons to the work place; with the exception of security officers, peace officers and corrections officers.

Now with the new open carry law in place — Judge Sarah Eckhardt says employees still cannot bring them in, but the people they serve can.

At Tuesday’s County Commissioners meeting, the court will hear from Travis County staff and elected officials about the new policy, as well as county lawyers discussing…