On July 13, 2018, the U.S. Army announced Austin was selected as the location for its new Army Futures Command. It's part of the Army’s first major reorganization in 45 years. The Opportunity Austin-led project, which included support from leaders across the region, is expected to create 500 jobs.
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The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce focuses on how the Austin region works. We serve as the voice of business for our member organizations and their employees throughout Central Texas. Our mission is to provide leadership that facilitates the creation of a prosperous regional economy and effective advocacy for members.