Californian who wrote viral op-ed attacking Austin life tells Austonia he 'didn't include the positive stuff'
The California exodus has made headlines for several years now, and even more recently, with thousands of West Coasters seeking tax relief, less-expensive real estate and a simpler lifestyle in Texas' capital city.
However, a California man's scathing review of Austin, which was published in Business Insider on Wednesday, reveals that some are less than satisfied with their move.
With concerts and festivals suddenly shuttered last spring amid escalating COVID-19 cases, two local companies that provided medical and security for those large-scale events were forced to pivot to other roles to stay afloat.
Tesla has filed plans to build a 30,000-square-foot showroom and vehicle service center at The Yard, a creative business center in south Austin.
There's nothing Austinites look forward to more than South by Southwest, and this year, the annual event returns as a digital experience.