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Asking Austin Not to Rush (Hour): a Traffic-Cutting Experiment

When President Obama’s visit to Austin in March coincided with the beginning of the SXSW music festival, most commuters feared the worst in terms of […]

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Need An I-35 Alternative? 183 South Project Coming in 2019

East Austin continues to see a wide range of developments, particularly in the area of the airport, creating a need to address Austin’s already troubling […]

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Transportation

A Car-Free Development for Downtown? (RENDERINGS)

A proposed 30-story luxury apartment project on Congress Ave. being called The Avenue would bring more residential units to downtown, but wouldn’t include any space for […]

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Transportation

Proposition 1 Vote Nears, Austin Business and Political Leaders Take Sides

On May 7 Austin voters will head to the polls to cast a vote on Proposition 1, otherwise known as the ridesharing ordinance. As the […]

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Does Austin Have What it Takes to Be a “Smart City?”

Some of the biggest buzz coming out of this year’s SXSW festival had nothing to do with music. Instead, it was technology and transportation that […]

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Transportation

See What Endeavor Has In Store For Plaza Saltillo (RENDERINGS)

It’s been nearly two years since Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority selected Endeavor Real Estate Group and Dallas-based Columbus Realty Partners Ltd. to develop the 10-acre […]

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An End in Sight For MoPac Construction, But Getting There Won’t Be Easy

There’s good news and bad news when it comes to the long-running MoPac Improvement Project: the good news is that the Central Texas Regional Mobility […]

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Transportation

Ballot Language Set for May 7 TNC Rules Vote

The process of working out if and how transportation network companies (TNCs) will stay in Austin – an issue that some frame as a crucial […]

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MobilityATX Relaunches Online Transportation Forum

MobilityATX, the online transportation forum that ran for three months in 2015, is re-launching its platform to open up dialogue about mobility in Austin. Those […]

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Greater Austin

Austin Council Approves New TNC Regulations

After a late night of deliberations last Thursday, Austin City Council members passed new rules for Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) that require fingerprint-based background checks, […]

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