Ten years in coming, Austin mayor Bernie Chamberlain, flanked by city council members Matt Sheets, Laurel Carnes, Randy Ryan, Rusty Eisenhower, Tammy Williams and Philip Whiting, snips the ribbon marking the Tuesday opening of the 4,000 sq.ft. city hall expansion. Central to the expansion is the city council chamber/district courtroom/community room. Chamberlain said budgeting and planning provided for the expansion “debt free.”